About Pernambuco

The Pernambuco is a State located in the northeastern region, its capital Recife. Bathed by the Atlantic Ocean, is a big tourist destination of Brazil thanks to its natural, historical and cultural attractions.

Among its principal charms are the wonderful beaches of Porto de Galinhas, Olinda, Itamaracá, Ipojuca, and Jaboatão dos Guararapes. And ecotourism practiced on the island of Fernando de Noronha. Enter the list also the historical monuments like the Fort Orange (bastion built by the Dutch in the island of Itamaracá), and the historic centre of Olinda. And the traditional fiestas already so famous, as the Carnival of Olinda in Recife with your blocks of frevo, and the June festivals in Caruaru.

The climate of Pernambuco is rather tropical, with the exception of a few cities with an altitude of microclimate as Triumph, with temperatures that can drop to 8° C during the winter. In the Zona da Mata and Agreste, the climate is tropical, already in the hinterland, the climate is semi-arid with droughts that may last for more than a year.