Praia do Madeiro
Praia do Madeiro is probably the most famous beach in Pipa. Not only is it one of the most beautiful beaches in Pipa, but it also offers a wide range of activities making it popular for virtually all visitors.
Praia do Madeiro is a wide and extensive beach and offers something for everyone. The beach offers a good mix of breathtaking natural beauty, a nice social atmosphere while at the same time still offering peace and tranquility. For people who prefer an active day at the beach, there are kayaks and surfboards for rent and the beach is also good for swimming or playing around in the ocean. For the ones who simply prefer to relax or maybe read a book at the beach, there are sun beds for rent along the beach.
Majority of the surfing schools in Pipa are located on this beach and as the waves here are mellow, the beach is considered a very good beach for surfing beginners. In Praia do Madeiro one also finds numerous small stands where one can buy fruit salads, pastels, skewers and drinks.
Praia do Madeiro is not only visited by tourists and the dolphins can often be spotted here playing around in the sea.
Location & how to get here
Praia do Madeiro is best reached by car or bus. Park the car on the road outside the Hotel Vilagio Natureza and walk to the beach using the staircase. There are also taxis available for taking tourists back to Pipa center, and for the ones traveling on a budget, the local “vans” also pass by frequently.