Recife is a major port city, Brazil's 4th largest (population around 1,6 million / metro over 3,7 million) and also one of country's most historic port cities, established by the Portuguese in 1537.
The city is named for the long reef parallel to its shoreline and enclosing the harbor. The city features surrounding tropical forests, several small islands, rivers and bridges crisscrossing the city, which is why it's often called "The Venice of Brazil".
One of country's main business centers, Recife is served by one airport (Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport) and two seaports (1 in-town, plus Suape - at approx 40 km / 25 ml). Local economy is based on industries like brewing, canning, shipbuilding, auto, electronics, tube manufacturing, chocolates, textiles, tourism.
Highlights: Churches, Olinda World Heritage town
Port Recife cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Recife, Brazil. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|20 November, 2018|
The Recife cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Recife, Brazil.
If you lose the Recife location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.