Parks in Recife

13 de Maio Park13 de Maio Park - MAP 13th of May Park The Parque 13 de Maio is to be found within the vibrant district of Boa Vista and provides the perfect place for relaxing on a sunny afternoon, being especially busy on Sundays. Close to the Bahia de Santo Amaro and bounded on its eastern side by both the Rua Joao Lira and the Rua da Saudade, the Parque 13 de Maio is always full of locals, who come here to jog, play games, picnic and even to debate politics. H...
MapEsculturas Monumentais Nilo Coelho Park - MAP The city of Heath of the Mother of God, located in the Wasteland of the state, 180 km from Recife, perhaps best known for the spectacle of Christ's Passion, staged in the largest outdoor theater in the world. Since 1968, the theater presentations in the city of New Jerusalem attract spectators from all over Brazil and the world. What not to say that is the only tourist attraction of the city. Quite the contrary. At about 2 km away is th...
Fernando de Noronha ParkFernando de Noronha - MAP Fernando de Noronha is an archipelago belonging to the Brazilian state of Pernambuco, consisting of 21 islands and islets, occupying an area of 26 square kilometers, situated in the Atlantic Ocean, east of Rio Grande do Norte. District is a state of Pernambuco since 1988, when it ceased to be a federal territory, whose acronym was FN, and the capital was Vila dos Remedios. It is managed by a general manager appointed b...
Jaqueira Park in RecifeJaqueira Park - MAP 6 The largest park in Recife, Parque da Jaqueira stands out for the grandiose things. Located in prime area, several events are held inside, which also houses the Chapel of Our Lady of Conception, in baroque style. Essential for those who want to keep fit, it offers several facilities to users such as tracks of Cooper (1,000 m) and BMX (400m), biking (1,100), skating (600m) among others.It also has several fruit and orname...
Parque Ecologico de Serra NegraParque Ecológico de Serra Negra - MAP 7 This important reserve of Atlantic forest has beautiful scenery and very little has been explored. Parque Ecológico de Serra Negra, is situated ten kilometers from the town of Calves and roughly one hundred kilometers from Recife.  The park has several look outs, caves and grottos that form the perfect backdrop for fans of extreme sports or those who are just passionate about nature.   The area is good for trekk...
Parque Historico Nacional de Jaboatao dos GuararapesParque Histórico Nacional de Jaboatão dos Guararapes - MAP Jaboatão saves in its history the Dutch resistance against the boss battles during the years 1648 and 1649, in Montes Guararapes - the cradle of Brazilian nationality - today, the National Park of Montes Guararapes - and the marks of his victory with the expulsion of invaders. For hosting the main battles against the Dutch in the then province of Pernambuco, the city proclaims itself as the cradle of the motherland.Jaboatão Guararapes...
Parque Nacional do Catimbau in RecifeParque Nacional do Catimbau - Parque Nacional da Serra Catimbau. Old Catimbau Valley, was established by Decree 913/12 (2002), with 62,300 ha, ha in December 2002 in the state of Pernambuco. It covers the counties of Buíque, and Ibimirim Tupanatinga. Between the Wasteland and the backwoods of Pernambuco, the park is the second state. The first is that of Fernando de Noronha. Catimbau preserves one of the last areas of the Caatinga. It consists of gentle mountain...
Veneza Water ParkVeneza Water Park - MAP Great waterpark in Pernambuco. Is ninety thousand square meters of pure fun and adrenalin. Super-radical waterslides, rapids, lazy river, wave pool, bars, restaurants and more. Located between the river and the sea depth for the stunning Maria Farinha (north coast of Pernambuco), the Venice Water Park is the largest waterpark in Pernambuco with 90,000 square meters totally focused on entertainment and recreation. ...