Dolphin and sea turtle dwelling Praia da Pipa belongs to the municipality of Tibau do Sul, an indigenous name that means “between two waters” (since it is surrounded by the Lagoa de Guaraíras and the Atlantic Ocean).
From “Orotapiry” – village of the white man in Tupi, “Itacoatiara” – yellowish main stone and “Ponta do Cabo Verde” – due to the beautiful view of the Atlantic Forest that navigators saw in the distance – the village ended up being known as Pipa because Pedra do Moleque (located at the most extreme point of Praia dos Afogados) looks in the distance like a barrel of wine or cachaça.
Perhaps your property comes from “making the adventurers and tourists of the world dizzy” since the time when pirates of all nationalities disembarked on its beaches in search of Brazil wood
And it’s really daunting! Here on arrival, along the road you will find beaches with clear and warm waters, immense coconut palms, swimming pools and natural viewpoints, imposing cliffs still covered by the Atlantic Forest, very white dunes, coves, cliffs.
Located in the largest ecological sanctuary of the State of Rio Grande do Norte, elected by Guia 4 Rodas as one of the 10 most beautiful beaches in Brazil, Pipa started to become famous in the 80s through surf lovers.
But here you can do everything: boat, buggy, caique or horseback riding, hiking and rally along the trails of the Atlantic Forest. This is even one of its charms: it manages to combine a stunning scenery and a breathtaking itinerary with an infrastructure full of charm and comfort, with inns, bars, shops and gastronomy restaurants with international level.
The night is a separate attraction. Cosmopolitan and agitated, the ballad of the city requires energy because it lasts at least until the sun rises. And the best part: it is frequented by young people from all over the world who give themselves up to the molasses of the regional forró to the beats of techno music. Certainly, this effervescence was the decisive factor for the magazine Viaje Mais to elect the night in Pipense to be the “hottest night above Recife”.
More than experiencing one of the points of the northeastern badala, being in Pipa is sure to enjoy “unforgettable days of leisure and entertainment or simply rest and peace with the lush nature, under the blessings of São Sebastião, patron and protector of the place “