Full Day. Porto de Galinhas beach, the major postcard of Pernambuco state, it is located only 60 km away from Recife. Its natural beauties attract attention of visitors from Brazil and abroad, mostly beacause of its famous natural pools of crystal clear water and the sunshine present almost all year-round. The village counts with many excellent bars and restaurants, also boutiques and souvenir shops. On the south coast there are many possibilities of optional tours such as buggy rides visiting the village of Porto de Galinhas and nearby beaches of Muro Alto and Maracaípe, sea raft rides and natural pools, as well as surpassing raft rides by the river Maracaípe.