Tourists that might need more information about Carnival can look for a CAT*. In Recife neighborhood, the Mobile CAT will be parked on Observatório Street.

During Carnival, the following CATs will be operating: Arsenal Square (9am to 10 pm), Airport (24h), Integrated Terminal of Passengers (TIP) (8am to 5pm), Recife Mall (9am to 9 pm – closed on Saturday and Tuesday) and Environmental CAT at Boa Viagem Avenue (Second Garden) (10am to 8pm).

In order to guarantee security for everyone, Recife City Hall and Municipal Guard will be on rounds 24/7. You can also contact the Municipal Guard via 153.

* Tourist Centre


Tourists hosted at main hotels in Boa Viagem neighborhood will be surprised by our Hotel Blitz. From February 28th to March 3rd, about 30 hotels are going to receive a Carnival Street Group with a lot of music and characters from our party decoration. According to the Brazilian Association of Hotel Industry in Pernambuco (ABIH-PE), about 95% of local hotels are full.

Besides hotels, the beach will receive the same action in Boa Viagem neighborhood.