Experience the Carnaval Spirit in Recife: A Must-Attend Event
Join the biggest carnival celebration in Brazil
Book Top Experiences and Tours in Recife:If youʻre booking your trip to Recife last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
- Olinda City Tour and Instituto Ricardo Brennand
- Recife: Airport to Porto de Galinhas Transfer
- Porto de Galinhas and Recife Private Transfer
1. Explore Recife's Historic Olinda
Take some time away from the Carnaval festivities to explore the charming historic town of Olinda, located just a short distance from Recife. This UNESCO World Heritage site boasts picturesque colonial architecture, vibrant street art, and breathtaking views. Lose yourself in its narrow cobblestone streets and soak in the artistic vibes.
2. Visit the Colorful Mercado de São José
Take a cultural detour and explore the bustling Mercado de São José. This historic market offers a glimpse into Recife's local life and vibrant culture. Stroll through its colorful alleys adorned with handicrafts, traditional clothing, fresh produce, and an array of local souvenirs.
3. Take a Boat Tour of Recife's Waterways
Explore Recife from a different perspective by embarking on a boat tour of its serene waterways. Cruise through the scenic Capibaribe River, passing by iconic landmarks and catching glimpses of the city's enticing architecture. A boat tour offers a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of Carnaval.
4. Enjoy the Nightlife at Recife Antigo
Recife Antigo, the city's historic downtown, comes alive during Carnaval nights. Dive into the vibrant nightlife scene and explore the array of bars, clubs, and live music venues. Dance the night away to the sounds of local bands or savor the laid-back atmosphere of a cozy jazz bar.