What are the most popular destinations to visit in Recife?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Recife. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • São Lourenço da Mata: 112 holiday homes
  • Jaboatão dos Guararapes: 131 holiday homes
  • Recife: 111 holiday homes
  • Recife: 135 holiday homes
  • Abreu e Lima: 57 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Recife! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Recife?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Recife with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • São Lourenço da Mata: 112 holiday lettings
  • Jaboatão dos Guararapes: 131 holiday lettings
  • Recife: 135 holiday lettings
  • Abreu e Lima: 57 holiday lettings
  • Abreu e Lima: 57 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Recife?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Recife. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Jaboatao dos Guararapes Jorge Lins Station: 137 holiday rentals
  • Jaboatao dos Guararapes Curado Station: 143 holiday rentals
  • Jaboatao dos Guararapes Angelo de Sousa Station: 368 holiday rentals
  • Jefferson de Freitas Stadium: 137 holiday rentals
  • Memorial da UFRPE: 165 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Recife listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

The beachside setting of Recife is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's culture, theater scene and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Recife. This city's monuments, opera houses and beaches draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Sightseeing in and around Recife

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Recife a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Embassy of Giant Puppets (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Praca do Arsenal (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Mirabilandia Amusement Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Lagoa do Araca (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Coqueiral Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Dois Irmaos Botanical Park and Zoo (6 mi / 9.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Recife

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, January, February, March and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Recife

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Recife is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Praca do Arsenal (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Derby Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Pina Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Chifre Beach (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Jaqueira Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Memorial Arcoverde Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)

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