Tibau

General Informations

Tibau, is located on the Nortern Shore of the State. It is a perfect place for ecological tourism with its beaches, cliffs, springs and fonts of thermal Waters, colored sand, coastal dunes, marshes, woods and salt reserves. Its handicraft is also very inviting with its painting on canvas, colored sand, labyrinth, crochet, and embroidery and bilro lace. The beauty of the Pedra do Chapéu and the Morro de Areia Colorida enchants the visitors. The beach city receives annually hundreds of visitors for carnival, one of the liveliest in the region.

How to get there


Distance from Natal: 321 km. Leave Natal, take BR-304, going past Mossoró up to the village of Gangorra. There, take RN-013. It takes about 4 hours and 30 minutes. .

Special attractions and points of interest

  • Beaches,
  • Pedra do Chapéu,
  • Morro de Areia Colorida,
  • Spring and fonts of thermal waters,
  • Colored sand,
  • Coastal dunes,
  • Marshes and woods,
  • Salt reserves,
  • Handicraft (paintings on canvas, colored sand, labyrinth, crochet. embroidery, bilro lace).

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