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Maria Farinha Beach, Recife

(3.1/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Situated between the Timbo River and the sea, Maria Farinha Beach extends for four kilometers of fine, white sand, fringed with palm trees and mangroves. The calm, clear waters are perfect for practicing water sports, even if you are a total beginner. Try windsurfing, kayaking, scuba diving, and jet ski, or take a boat trip to the 'caravels'--small sand bars that form natural pools filled with colorful fish. The nearby Veneza Water Park will delight children and adults alike. Use our Recife family vacation planner to arrange your visit to Maria Farinha Beach and other attractions in Recife.
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  • A tranquil beach with calm waters. In several passages have tents with artwork based on seafood, delicious. Stew, lobster in butter, shellfish, crab etc. Has many homes and summer houses. Grown considerably in recent years with construction of condos and homes to live in. Has a big water park.
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  • Practically deserted beach all week, including closed kiosks, calm waters and with several people fishing.
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  • I used 5 times in Recife and always discouraged by the natives to go at Maria Farinha. Will see. Are a standard so high that they consider Maria Farinha Beach, smaller. Imagine. Loved, beautiful Landscapes. Very quiet place. Streets of Earth. Fishermen bringing in the fresh fish. Anything with food on Earth. Recommend.
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