Pipa and Tibau do Sul

South America

Beauty and excitement mix on the beaches of the Pipa region. Pipa beach is the one that brings the most visitors and local residents to interact in the various stalls located along the shore. Other beaches provide a haven of natural beauty with dolphins and cliffs, while others are ideal for kitesurfers and those seeking tranquility in deserted places.

Pipa Beach

Photo of Pipa Beach, in Pipa, RN – Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

Photo of Pipa Beach, in Pipa, RN
Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

Also called Praia do Centro, it is a hotspot for natives, surfers and tourists. It is the liveliest beach in the region with countless stalls and restaurants. Some boat trips have this beach as their starting point. The beach itself is quite long, with natural pools at low tide, ideal for walking.

See the photo gallery of Pipa Beach

Curral Beach

Photo of Praia do Curral, in Pipa, RN – Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

Photo of Praia do Curral, in Pipa, RN
Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

A more remote beach, ideal for enjoying moments of tranquility without the hustle and bustle so common on other beaches. It has incredible cliffs and offers the opportunity to dive with dolphins. Access possible only at low tide.

See the photo gallery of Praia do Curral

Love Beach

Photo of Praia do Amor, in Pipa, RN – Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

Photo of Praia do Amor, in Pipa, RN
Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

The beach receives this romantic name not because it only welcomes couples, but because it has a shape that resembles a heart when seen from above. It is recommended as the most beautiful beach in the surrounding area with plenty of tents, crystal clear sea, cliffs and waves suitable for surfing.

See the photo gallery of Praia do Amor

Minas Beach

Photo of Praia das Minas, in Pipa, RN – Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

Photo of Praia das Minas, in Pipa, RN
Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

It is considered the most deserted beach, separated from Praia do Amor by Pedra do Moleque. Allows long walks with feet on the sand. It is a nesting site for turtles, which makes for interesting landscapes. It is not recommended for swimming due to the strong current. However, kitesurfers celebrate by practicing the sport until dusk.

See the photo gallery of Praia das Minas

Sibaúma Beach

Photo of Simbauma Beach, in Pipa, RN – Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

Photo of Simbauma Beach, in Pipa, RN
Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

Nearby there is a fishing village. The waters at this beach are calm and crystal clear. Low tide forms natural pools that provide the perfect environment for bathing and relaxing. Recommended for going with family.

See the photo gallery of Simbauma Beach

Tibau do Sul Beaches

Nothing is more relaxing for a tourist than visiting the beautiful beaches of Tibau do Sul. Enjoy the sea breeze, stretch out on the soft sand, walk close to the shore, enjoy the kiosks overlooking the beach, admire the cliffs, coconut groves and green waters.

Madeiro Beach

Photo of Praia do Madeiro, in Tibau do Sul, RN – Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

Photo of Praia do Madeiro, in Tibau do Sul, RN
Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

This beach receives visits from both tourists and curious dolphins that dive in the region's seas. It is surrounded by cliffs and has an old staircase with 160 steps, from where you can have direct access to the beach.

See the photo gallery of Madeiro Beach

Tibau do Sul

It frequently welcomes surfers and visitors eager to contemplate a stupendous scenery surrounded by cliffs, coconut trees, rocks, shells, soft sands and crystal clear water. Stalls with delicious delicacies make the combination even better.

Malembar Beach

Photo of Guaraíras Beach and Lagoon, in Tibau do Sul, RN – Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

Photo of Guaraíras Beach and Lagoon, in Tibau do Sul, RN
Photo Credit: © Ricardo Junior Fotografias.com.br

This beach is so peaceful that it is almost deserted, has calm waves and is home to a lagoon.

See the photo gallery of Malembar Beach and Guaraíras Lagoon