Porto Seguro is an excellent place to spend the holidays, the holiday or until that special weekend. The region has attractions that appeal to all styles and yet offers a great infrastructure with bars, restaurants and everything needed to ensure maximum comfort.
Therefore, every day, thousands of tourists come to the city looking for the most beautiful and interesting tour of all, which is to know the Marine Park of Recife de Fora.
Considered one of the most sought after tourist spots in Porto Seguro, Bahia, the tour of the Marine Park of Recife de Fora is undoubtedly a must for visitors to the region. After all, it is possible to be close to nature, see the rich marine life of the place and still spend unforgettable moments with family or friends.
Interested in learning more about this tour? Then follow all the tips for the tour of Recife de Fora that we, the team of the Hotel Quinta do Sol we prepare for you. So, your visit to this amazing place will be even more fun.
How to get to know Recife Park
Guests booking directly on the hotel's website gain even more advantages as they can earn discounts and different forms of payment for this and other tours in Porto Seguro. To know more about the direct reservation, click here and read this article.
What you need to know before you leave for the tour
This is a very popular boat trip in Porto Seguro and promises fun for the whole family. From start to finish it lasts an average of 4 hours and there is no parking near by. Therefore, the ideal is to leave directly from the hotel, along with a group, through the transfer available there.
The tours can be scheduled to leave early, around 5am in the morning or until 10am. Everything will depend on the time of year, the tides and, of course, the local weather conditions. But do not worry, because nobody is not sure how everything will happen.
As soon as you close the package and set the details, you will receive the information from the guide, which will tell you when to meet other people in the group. Guests of the Quinta do Sol Hotel can enjoy a great breakfast in the main lounge, with a panoramic view of the sea of Porto Seguro to get into the ride.
The most interesting part of the tour is the dive at Recife de Fora in Porto Seguro Bahia, which allows the tourist to take a close look at the fish that live there, fish and other beauties that hide under the warm waters of the Bahian sea.
The exit of the schooner ride in Porto Seguro Bahia, leaves from the Municipal Pier, located in Avenida 22 de Abril, downtown. In order to dive, tourists can close the complete package, which includes the rental of the equipment, or even choose the time in the places available for this before embarking. You will need mask, snorkel and also proper shoes.
The guides always indicate closed shoes, preferably sneakers or the special sandals, which can also be rented in the nearby stands for very interesting prices. This footwear is necessary to ensure maximum safety and stability while observing the corals.
For those who do not want to dive, it is also possible to enjoy the boat trips in Porto Seguro, which guarantee an incredible view of the whole region and enjoy the sea breeze with the greatest tranquility. Both on boats and on schooners, tourists usually make the most of the trip to the corals, as everything is very lively with songs typical of the region, the ax.
What to expect from the tour
Tourists who visit the city usually make several tours in Porto Seguro, but always, undoubtedly, what most pleases people of all ages and styles, is what is done by boat or schooner in Recife de Fora.
The look of the place is incomparable and tourists have the advantage of being able to meet natural pools of warm, transparent and crystal clear waters. Those who decide to go downstairs to take a bath or dive will follow closely the walk of thousands of colorful fish, and can observe mollusks and algae in their natural habitat.
Just 5 nautical miles from the coast, you can still get to know the Marine Park of Recife de Fora, with a rich marine life preserved. In this place, tourists spend about 1h30min, watching the small fish, sea urchins, sea stars, sponges, and of course, the beautiful corals.
The dives happen approximately 1.50 meters, and you can see all these beauties very close. It's also a great time to relax, talk and forget about the day-to-day running, only with the company of the people you love, the sun, the sea and the light breeze sweeping the place.
The photos in this little piece of paradise are fully released, so enjoy! Just be careful to protect your camera well. If you need, you can also rent protective caps for mobile phones or cameras in order to avoid any problems.
Sometimes it is also possible to count on professional photographers who are able to capture the natural light and the best moment so that you will never forget this special day in Porto Seguro.
Although other groups of tourists may be present during the tour, do not worry. Because it is a region with rich marine life, care must always be taken to preserve these ecosystems. For this reason, the maximum limit of people for each tour is up to 400 people, including adults and children.
It is important to know that, for their own safety and also for the maintenance of these spaces, all tourists must follow the rules of the place to the letter. Tours will not be allowed on unregistered boats and schooners, even without safety equipment.
How to book the tour
As there are a limited number of visitors per day to the place, it is indicated that the reserve for the trip to the Marine Park of Recife de Fora is made as far in advance as possible. Hotel Quinta do Sol guests can book packages directly with the internal tourism agency.
It is important to note that the Quinta do Sol guests who booked their accommodation directly on the hotel's website guarantee a 10% discount on sightseeing in Porto Seguro, including this one. The advantages can be special prices, discounts in packages, different forms of payment and even the possibility of cancellation in some cases.
For more information, contact the Quinta do Sol hotel team by phone, email, whatsapp or even the chat available on the website. Our team will be happy to assist you and to answer all your questions regarding this or other tours organized by the agency.
More information about the script
The transfer for the schooner or boat trip to the Parque de Recife de Fora happens in the hotel itself, at the time combined with the group. If weather conditions change from one hour to the next, all guests will be advised as far in advance as possible.
The groups will be sent to the Municipal Pier, where they will be organized in schooners and boats totally safe and equipped with the necessary materials. At this point, the guide will pass on all possible information, indicating what procedures should be taken by the tourists, care to be taken and what the next steps will be.
Already in the boat and properly protected, tourists will stroll along the Porto Seguro, bordering the cliffs and the typical coconut trees of the region. The boats will then enter the natural pools towards the marine park, located about 5 nautical miles from the coast, where you will be able to observe the corals and marine life.
This is the most awaited moment by tourists, where they can enjoy the sun, sea and beauties that only the Marine Park of Recife de Fora can provide. After about 1h30min in the pools, the return begins.
Tips to make the most of your trip to Recife de Fora
For those who are not very accustomed to the sea swing in boats or schooners, it is common to feel a little nauseous. To avoid this problem, the ideal is to avoid the exaggerated consumption of liquids, mainly of alcoholic beverages.
A boat will take tourists from the boat to the corals where the sea can reach both the ankle and above the waist. In the places indicated for the diving, the sea is a little deeper.
The best way to see the schools of fish is to stay close to the professional photographers who usually accompany the tourists. This is because they are delivering snacks and food, which attract the animals closer.
For those who enjoy diving, this tour is a full plate. But even those who do not like this sport will enjoy the beauties of this moment, which provides unforgettable moments with nature and life.
Count on the staff of Hotel Quinta do Sol
Here at the Quinta do Sol Hotel, we are always working to offer all our guests the best possible experiences in Porto Seguro. Therefore, in addition to several other tours, we offer the package for the Marine Park of Recife de Fora, with experienced guides and able to guarantee the maximum in fun.
Make your reservation directly on the hotel's website and enjoy to close also the tour packages with prices and special discounts. If you still have questions or need more information, please contact us.
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