Natal: Maracajaú Beach Day Trip with Snorkeling
- Pickup available
- Duration: 7 hours
Get picked up in the morning from your hotel in Natal, then set off on a 1-hour drive in an air-conditioned vehicle to the Parrachos de Maracajaú. Maracajaú Beach is known as the “Caribbean” of the Rio Grande do Norte state. Choose between a catamaran or speedboat transfer out to sea. When you arrive at Maracajaú Beach, board your boat of choice and set off into the crystal-clear waters. Get kitted out with a snorkel mask and all necessary equipment and dive into the sea. Explore the region's famous Parrachos, which is a coral formation, and is part of the Environmental Protection Area. At low tide, you can dive into warm waters among many species of colorful fish. At the end of your snorkeling experience, return to shore and soak up the incredible views. Admire the beautiful scenery the area is known for including dunes, lagoons and a panoramic view from the beach to the Tereza Panza...
Begin with hotel pickup in Natal and ride past several beaches and lagoons onboard your buggy. The capital is widely known for its dunes, which evoke great emotion because of their unparalleled beauty and might. Cross by ferry from Barra do Rio to the Dunas Douradas, where the adventure ride begins. Enjoy a thrilling ride through the dunes before arriving at Pitangui Lagoon, where you will stay for around 40 minutes at the lagoon bar. Continue through the dunes to the Jacumā Lagoon, where you can opt to try "skybunda," a sitting sand-board experience, or "aerobunda," a kind of descending zip line which deposits riders in the lake. Have lunch at a restaurant by the sea at your own expense. Depending on the tide, it is possible to extend the tour to Porto Mirim and Muriu before returning to your hotel in Natal.
The day begins with pickup from your hotel in Natal and sets off on the 1-hour drive in air-conditioned vehicle towards Parrachos de Perobas. Enjoy a thrilling speedboat ride to the snorkel site, learning about the region’s coral formation and Environmental Protection Area along the way. Upon arrival, put on your snorkel gear then cool off from the heat with a dip in the crystal clear waters. Enjoy 1.5-hours to snorkel in search of colorful fish and coral reef, and discover this fascinating underwater world. You can also admire the stunning coconut grove surroundings, which offer a luscious green contrast to the glistening blue sea. After your snorkel adventure, travel to the stunning Punau Beach where you can soak up the sun on the shore, go swimming in the sea or nearby lagoon, or explore the rolling sand dunes. You’ll also benefit from access to a local hotel where you can dine at t...
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