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Pipa, Brazil

Praia do Golfinho
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The village of Pipa, located along the northeastern tip of Brazil, is a beach lover's dream.  Located in the district of Tibau do Sul, which is bounded on one side by the Guairiras lagoon and on the other by the Atlantic Ocean, the Pipa area is home to natural wonders ranging from lush rainforest, dramatic cliffs, sand dunes and miles of fabulous beaches.

Pipa Beaches- Praia da Pipa 

Praia da Madero - Great for swimming and surfing

Praia do Golfinhos - Dolphins often play in the waters of this beautiful beach, to the delight of  beachgoers.

Praia do Amor -  This beach's name translate to "The Beach of Love," and lovers and families alike flock to its shores. Surfers love Praia do Amor for its excellent waves, some of the best in the region.

Pipa Restaurants
Pipa's popularity as a vacation destination means there are a variety and quality of restaurants not normally encountered in such a small village.  Here is a sampling of the places one can dine in Pipa.

Trattoria da Francesco - The place to go for pasta and Italian fare.
Av. Baia dos Golfinhos
Centro - Tibau do Sul / RN - Brasil
(55) 84 3246-2318

Camamo - Located right on Praia da Pipa, Camamo offers exotic gourmet fare, like lobster blinis or salad with mango and prawn sauce, in a sophisticated setting.
Fazenda Pernambuquinho,s/nº - Pernambuquinho
Praia de Pipa - Tibau do Sul / RN - Brasil
(55) 84 3246-4195

Céu da Pipa - A selection of sweet and savory crepes.
Av. Baia dos Golfinhos s/nº
Praia de Pipa - Tibau do Sul - RN / RN - Brasil
(55) 84 3246-2460

Guacamole - Get your tacos, burritos and other Mexican dishes at Guacamole.
Rua do Céu, 23
Praia da Pipa - Tibau do Sul / RN - Brasil
(55) 84 9992-4167

Pipa Hotels

Pousada Toca da Coruja - Guests at this hotel stay in their own air-conditioned bungalows surrounded by lush, green tropical gardens.  There is a restaurant on-site, as well as a jacuzzi and sauna. The hotel has two pools, but the beach is just a short walk away.

Av. Baia Dos Golfinhos S/N
Pipa,Tibau do Sul / RN - Brasil
(55) 84 3246-2226

Pousada Mediterranea - Stay in a modern, recently constructed building centrally located in Pipa.

Rua dos Bem-Te-Vis, s/n
Praia de Pipa - Tibau do Sul / RN - Brasil
(55) 84 3246-2328

Dorisol Pipa Ocean View Village Resort - If you prefer the amenities and activities of a resort, try Dorisol.  Breakfast is served daily at the restaurant.  The resort has three swimming pools, but the beach is so close by that many guests never use them.

Av. Baia dos Golfinhos, 119
Praia de Pipa - Tibau do Sul / RN - Brasil
(55) 84 94072833

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