Explore many beautiful restored buildings in the historical center of both Recife and Olinda in the federal state of Pernambuco! Olinda is World Cultural Heritage of UNESCO and offers its visitors houses, baroque churches and monasteries that are hundreds of years old. The reefs on the beach of Boa Viagem, which gave the city its name, as well as impressive contrasts between old and new architecture can be discovered in Recife. You will stay in the charming Pousada dos Quatro Cantos, which is an excellent home base to explore the many cultural and historical highlights of both cities.
1. Day: Recife – Olinda / Arrival
After arriving at the international airport of Recife, you will be brought to your accommodation, the Pousada dos Quatro Cantos in Olinda. The transfer will take about 40 minutes. The rest of the day can be used for a first walk to the historical center of Olinda or for a swim in the pool of the Pousada – you decide.
Your accomodation in Olinda: Pousada dos Quatro Cantos in the Deluxe Room
2. Day: Recife & Olinda / City Tour
Today we will explore the cultural and historical centers of both cities, Recife and Olinda, on a 6 hour city tour. We will therefore start in Recife at the Praia de Boa Viagem, a 7 km long sandy beach with impressive reefs. On our tour, we will pass many bridges and experience the contrasts of old and new architecture, which is especially dominant in the coastal region.
Afterwards, we will continue our tour in Olinda. The historical center of the city was elected UNESCO World Cultural Heritage in 1982 and still fascinates its visitors to this day. Various houses, monasteries and churches are hundreds of years old and take you back into the rich past of Olinda. Our tour will also take place on different mountain sides, where we will have an excellent view over both cities.
After the city tour you can use the rest of the day according to your own preferences.
Accomodation: Pousada dos Quatro Cantos in the Deluxe Room | Meals: Breakfast
3. Day: Olinda - Recife / Departure or Continuation of Journey
Today we will say goodbye to Recife and Olinda. To enjoy the beautiful beaches of Brazil as well, we recommend to stay at Porto de Galinhas a few days longer.
A further interesting extension of the vacation is a travel to Fernando de Noronha. You can fly directly from Recife into that natural paradise and it will not take you longer than 60-75 minutes.
- Transfer to/from the airport in Recife
- City Tour Olinda/Recife as mentioned above
- 2 nights at the Pousada dos Quatros Cantos with breakfast
- German- or English-speaking Guide (depending on availability)
- Drinks, optional meals and activities are not included in the price
- Tickets on the city tour are not included as well
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