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Genipabu: Will make you feel at an OASISGenipabu

Genipabu is located in the municipality of Extremoz, 25 kilometers far from Natal-RN.

As well as the beaches of the South coast of Rio Grande do Norte, the northern coast are also beautiful.

Dunes and sun make up a scenario that will make you feel at an OASIS.

Further on, the warm waters you will enjoy bathing in the clear and sweet water lagoons.

Meet 5 interesting facts about our beautiful Genipabu or Jenipabu as you prefer.

  1. Genipabu-RN is one of the five most visited destinations in this Northeastern State.
  2. That’s where you will make unforgettable tours of buggy through the dunes of white sands that are surrounded by the Atlantic forest.
  3. It is considered an area of environmental preservation. To get there, the most interesting and fast is going by the Newton Navarro bridge, you’ll pick up on the beach, in Natal-RN.
  4. Off the bridge you will see much of the natural beauty of Natal town, as well as the buildings that make up the urban scenario.
  5. All people coming to Genipabu wants to meet the dunes that have been soap operas such as scenarios Tieta do Agreste (1989), O Clone (2001) and more recently Flor do Caribe (2013)

A common practice for the sport in the dunes of Genipabu, is that of “sleigh-” where you sit on a wooden plank and down through the dunes of Genipabu lagoon law that has dark blue tone turquoise waters.

The “aerobundas” – activity where you go down the dunes via a steel cable and falls of “butt” in the water, is also quite practiced.

Another wonderful ride you just do is Genipabú camel ride – animal typical of the Middle East. With the typical costume you get a shot and everyone will think you were much further.

I was forgetting, another curiosity that you should know about the dunes of Genipabu is that they are mobile, moving according to the influence of the winds.

So the landscape is always a new challenge for those who visit.


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To walk on Genipabu-RN looking for a buggy drivers accredited by the Secretary of tourism of the RN. You can leave your hotel buggy and harness to better see the entire landscape of the route to this wonderful beach.

So? Are you able to get a ride with or without emotion ?

So put on your bathing suit, pass sunscreen, put on your sunglasses and drink lots of water!

Don’t forget your camera!

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Besides the natural beauty, this beach has a great infrastructure to receive tourists with hotels, lodges, beach huts, bars and restaurants.

A famous restaurant in Genipabu is the Bar 21.

Exotic by the prime location high in the rocks, on the edge of the beach, you will have a marvelous view gives to the dunes and the sea.

The Bar 21 is a certainly stop. Dining options at this beach you will find different options are not offered elsewhere: the famous shrimp and fish dishes, as well as much of the northeast regional food.

In addition to Genipabu, Redinha beaches – meet the Aquarium Natal, and the market Santa Rita, Pitangui and Barra do Rio are the main beaches of Extremoz.

If you don’t want to stay in Natal-RN, in Genipabu Beach-RN you will find a range of hotels and inns for your hosting.

Search for right to enjoy all that this State has to offer you! How about a walk on Genipabu Buggy.

Learn more here > Buggy Rides in Natal

Tips of Natal Praias: Genipabu

Get to Natal and do a tour through the Dunes of Genipabu is the same as going to Rome and not seeing the Pope.

The eco-Tourist Park Dunes of Genipabu is located in an Environmental protection area (APA), 20 kilometers from the center of Natal.

To make a buggy ride in this area the maximum number allowed per vehicle – including children – is four people, apart from buggy drivers.

So, in order to facilitate your life, before you left the home to go on who’s sitting in matching the back – which is by far the coolest place to accommodate for the tour.

Like the fine sand of the dunes move constantly, due to the action of the winds, they have various formats over the years.

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So, the signs of the dunes is made daily with banners and signs indicating to total security of the visitor.

In your beach bag includes: towel – if you have the intention of entering ponds/Sea -some extra clothing – if you intend to stop at a restaurant, sunscreen and sunglasses.

During the ride in the dunes will sand everywhere and you’ll want to keep your eyes open – and the camera to record the most entertaining moments of the ride.

To avoid inconvenience, always ask indication – the hotel you stay – from accredited to buggy drivers Secretary of tourism of the RN.

An important detail: most of the activities to do on the beach Genipabu are paid in cash, so forget the credit card and take a lot of money in hands.

We indicate below the best Hostel to their days in Genipabu, check out:   




In Genipabu Beach
In the room:
TV, telephone, minibar and views of the river
free and private
breakfast included

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Located in a beautiful landscape paradise, opposite the River, Villa do Sol Inn is situated in the beautiful Genipabu Beach, next to the ecological environmental protection areas.

With cozy apartments, the inn ensures great moments of leisure and rest in Natal. The apartments are equipped with TV Led, Air conditoining Split, minibar and telephone, are airy, light and overlook the river.

Over to free parking and breakfast with items such as fruits, juices, breads, cakes, cold cuts and hot and cold drinks, the inn offers numerous services, including 24-hour reception and tour desk with optional  camel ride, canoeing, buggy ride, diving and trips to nearby beaches at the Coral Reef of Maracajaú and dune Water Park, where are located the white sand dunes.

For the other meals of the day, also try the delights of the Inn’s restaurant, which features a varied menu of national dishes and seafood.

In moments of leisure you can still enjoy the swimming pool of the hotel, outdoor and overlooking the sea, or relax in the tropical gardens, which guarantee a good space to read or meditate.


  • Double room: Accommodates 2 people with a child

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  • Terrace
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Canoeing
  • Walking trails
  • Diving
  • Horseback riding
  • Internet Wi-Fi
  • Free private parking
  • 1 child under 5 years can be accommodated in the parents ‘ room for free.
  • For groups with reservations of more than 4 apartments can apply differentiated payment conditions
  • Pets not allowed
  • Accepted credit cards: American Express, Maestro, Mastercard, Visa, Diners


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