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Ilha de Itamaraca

3.8
Beaches · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
Capital of Ciranda
Once a battleground for skirmishes between Dutch and Portuguese forces, Ilha de Itamaraca now serves as a picturesque beach resort. Easily accessible from Recife, which lies about 45 km (28 mi) to the south, the island offers numerous white beaches, which are well served by many bars, restaurants, and accommodations. The most iconic attraction in Ilha de Itamaraca, a Dutch-era fort gazes out over a smaller sand island, which can be accessed by boat. You can take a trip to Ilha de Itamaraca via a bridge from the nearby town of Itapissuma. To arrange what you want to do in Ilha de Itamaraca, use our Brazil day trip app.
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Popular things to do in Ilha de Itamaraca

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Beach
Forte Orange Beach
3.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Praia do Sossego
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
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Pontal da Ilha Beach
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Landmark
Vila Velha
4.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Side trips from Ilha de Itamaraca

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Ponta de Pedras Beach Ponta de Pedras
4.5
Duration: 4 hours
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Water Park
Veneza Water Park Maria Farinha
3.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Maria Farinha Beach Maria Farinha
3.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Praia da Barra do Graú Conde
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Ilha de Itamaraca

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Forno da Cal Beach
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Praia Baixa Verde
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Enseada dos Golfinhos
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
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Church
Nossa Senhora do PIlar Church
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Beaches in Ilha de Itamaraca

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Pontal do Jaguaribe Beach
3.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Pilar Beach
1.0
Duration: 2 hours
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Jaguaribe Beach
3.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Pau Amarelo Beach
1.9
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in Ilha de Itamaraca

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Church
Bom Jesus dos Passos Church
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Historic Site
Forte de Santa Cruz de Itamaraca
3.9
Duration: 30 minutes

Nature in Ilha de Itamaraca

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Water Body
Lagoa Azul
3.6
Duration: 2h 30 min

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