Cabo De Santo Agostinho Tourism

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Cabo de Santo Agostinho (Cape of Saint Augustine) is 35 km south of the city of Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil. Although the official Portuguese discovery of Brazil was by Pedro Álvares Cabral on April 21, 1500, some historians believe that Vicente Yáñez Pinzón already had set anchor in a bay in Cabo de Santo Agostinho on January 26, 1500, which he named Cabo de Santa María de la Consolación. It was incorporated as a town in 1811. Cabo de Santo Agostinho has both an industrial section that is centered on the Suape port and many tropical beaches and nature reserves. The best known beaches are Calhetas, Paraíso, and Gaibu. In Pedra do Xareu one can find the Recanto do Domingos at the far south end of the beach. Accommodations at beaches can range from inexpensive pousadas (bed and breakfast) to extremely expensive resorts.


This warm abode of Cabo De Santo Agostinho is a delightful place to visit in Brazil. The nearest major city to Cabo De Santo Agostinho is Recife. Take a short trip from Cabo De Santo Agostinho and set some time aside to explore the Recife. Dotted with places like Instituto Ricardo Brennand, Recife Antigo, Boa Viagem; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Cabo De Santo Agostinho, you'll have to take a flight to Recife; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Cabo De Santo Agostinho can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Cabo De Santo Agostinho*

  • Pollution Statistics in Cabo De Santo Agostinho

    Know the pollution level of Cabo De Santo Agostinho before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 81.25 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 77.08 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 64.58 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 77.08 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 59.09 (Moderate)
  • Cabo De Santo Agostinho: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Cabo De Santo Agostinho for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Cabo De Santo Agostinho.

    • Burglary and Theft 57.98 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 91.67 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 95.31 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 96.2 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 75.52 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 80.98 (Very High)
    • Attacks 67.71 (High)
    • Drug offense 81.77 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 26.04 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 2.6 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.28 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 89.06 (Very High)
  • Living in Cabo De Santo Agostinho - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Cabo De Santo Agostinho is 80.44 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 22.42 (Low)
    • Climate Index 80.36 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 73.04 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47.33 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 52.12 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 56.03 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 17.48 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 37.71 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Cabo De Santo Agostinho

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Cabo De Santo Agostinho

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.46 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.78 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 51.47 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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