A land of inexperienced coconut palms, seashores and dunes, Icapuí is a municipality close to Ceará border of Ceará and Rio Grande do Norte. Generally known as the “Land of Lobsters” as a result of abundance of seafood within the area and its conventional Icapuí Lobster Pageantit has attracted vacationers in search of a wide range of experiences, from sparsely populated seashores, neighborhood tourism, contact with nature and excessive sports activities.
It’s 201 km from Fortaleza and highway entry is through CE-040, BR-116 and BR-304. There’s an choice to land at Aracati airport and proceed one other 60 km to Icapuí or to Mossoró-RN airport, 63 km away.
Public transport to Icapuí is supplied by São Benedito. Examine the provision and value of the bus on the corporate’s web site.
Telephone: (85) 3444.9999
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What to do
Sixteen seashores make up the coast of Icapui, essentially the most well-known of that are: Ponta Grossa, Redonda, Quiterias, Peroba, Picos, Tremembé, Barrinha and Requenguela. It’s attainable to find them on foot or with buggies, rafts and quad bikes.
– Eriberto Fernandes: (88) 992460694
– Buggy Icapuí Boy Tour: (88) 99476-7293
– Fabrício Icapuí Tour (buggy and raft rides, diving and ATV rental): (88) 99236.2856
Mangue Pequeno ecological station footbridge
It offers perception into the mangrove ecosystem, along with being some extent broadly utilized by city environmental schooling initiatives. Open every single day, it is strongly recommended to go to in the course of the morning or late afternoon.
Dune at sundown
Dune is situated on Ponta Grossa Seashore and is very wanted by these in search of a privileged view of the sundown. Entry is free, however the assist of a buggy or quad is really helpful.
Situated locally of Peixe Gordo, it’s a stroll by the colonial interval the place you’ll be able to go to the flour home, the cachaça mill and the retreat of the Rebouças household.
Go to for reservation, contact on instagram @sitiodoengenhopg
Aquasis Customer Heart
The venture presents an exhibition and academic area for the non-governmental group Aquasis – Affiliation for the Analysis and Safety of Aquatic Ecosystems – to obtain guests at Picos Seashore on the east coast of Ceará. Along with the principle constructing, an entry wall to the land was additionally designed, the place different NGO buildings and the group of inside flows are already working.
Wood objects, embroideries, clay, seashells… On the craft market, it’s attainable to find the expertise of Icapui artisans. The area nonetheless hosts occasional workshops.
The place: Rua Zé Biru, S/N – Metropolis Heart
When: Monday by Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m
Extra data: @sectur.icapui
Icapuí Municipal Market
Fruits, greens, pastel de feira, inexperienced beans, hearty breakfast… No matter you’ll be able to consider, you’ll be able to most likely discover it on the market.
The place: Rua Engenheiro Francisco de Assis
When: From Monday to Saturday from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m
Extra data: @mercadomunicipaldeicapui
The place to eat
One of the vital conventional eating places in Icapuí is situated on Praia da Placa. Dona Chaguinha operates a kitchen and a menu stuffed with fish, shellfish and different Northeastern delicacies.
The place: Praia da Placa Berimbau
When: Tuesday by Sunday, 9:30 a.m. to five:00 p.m
fork with letters
The charming restaurant Garfo com Letras is situated on the seaside of Ponta Grossa. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, the menu consists of unique dishes resembling octopus rice and extra acquainted dishes resembling moqueca stingray.
The place: Ponta Grossa seaside
When: Tuesday to Sunday, from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m
Extra data: (88) 99274.6766
João Velha’s tent
Chef Zeneide Santos, specialist in moquecas and seafood, runs Barraca do João Velho, a standard spot on Praia da Requenguela.
The place: Requenguela Seashore
When: Monday by Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to five:00 p.m
Extra data: @barracado_joaovelho
delicacies from Nega
For dinner, we suggest Quitutes da Nega with pastries, drinks, pizza and burgers in downtown Icapuí.
The place: Rua Engenheiro Francisco de Assis, 652 – Centro
When: Wednesday to Monday, from 6:00 p.m
Extra data: @quitutesdanega.icapui
The place to remain
Lodge Casa do Mar
The 5-star “Casa do Mar” is situated on the Beira Mar seaside in Tremembé, which could be very standard with kitesurfers. The rooms have wifi web, air con, bathtub, cable TV, minibar and a balcony with a hammock and a ravishing view of the pool and backyard.
The place: Freeway, CE-261, 3597 – Tremembé Seashore, Icapuí
Extra data and reserving: Casa do Mar web site
The home, which is offered on the Airbnb platform, can accommodate as much as 10 visitors and is good for gatherings of household and pals. It’s situated on the not very busy Praia de Picos, not removed from Peroba. It has three bedrooms and 9 beds with a person score of over 4.9.
The place: Picos seaside
Extra data and reserving: Airbnb
Have you ever ever imagined tenting at Peroba Seashore? To mix ecology with financial system, Mahalo Tenting presents tents, surf homes, bungalows and combi as in a single day lodging.
The place: Peroba Seashore
Extra data: @mahalocamping
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