Balneário: Florianópolis Historical Tour & Beach Day Trip
- Pickup available
- Duration: 9 hours
Depart from Balneário Camboriú and set off towards the capital and political center of the state of Santa Catarina, the "Magic Island" of Florianópolis. Find out how the city was founded in 1645 by the Azoreans, and still has the influence of culture and traditions of its colonizers, present in its historical and cultural patrimony. Discover how the island is very rich in gastronomy based on the seafood and culturally in many festivals, crafts, and architecture. Considered one of the most beautiful capitals of Brazil has more than 40 beaches, some still unexplored as well as large green areas that concentrate rich biodiversity. Visit the historic center and a viewpoint to enjoy a beautiful view of the Conceição Lagoon. Then, visit one of the amazing beaches where you will spend the day relaxing. At the pre-arranged time return to Balneário Camboriú, where you will be dropped off at you...
After pickup from your hotel in Florianópolis, your first stop is Urubici. Visit Igreja Hill and see famous rock formations such as Pedra Furada, Avencal, and the Véu de Noiva waterfalls. Enjoy some free time for lunch in the city center (not included). On your way to São Joaquim, view the 4,000-year old rock inscriptions and signs. São Joaquim is one of the coldest cities in Brazil, and during the winter snow is possible. Visit the main attractions of the city. The area is famous for wine production, and there is the option to visit the Villa Francioni winery (extra fee payable locally). Learn about the production methods and taste award-winning wines. Head to Bom Jardim da Serra, and go to the viewpoint of Estrada do Serra do Rio do Rastro from where you can observe the SC-390 road crisis cross the incredible landscape.
Travel in a comfortable and safe shared transfer to Balneário Camboriú from Florianópolis or vice versa. Ride in an air-conditioned car, van or minibus with a professional and licensed driver. Vehicles depart daily, including holidays and are ready to escort you on the 2-hour ride between Balneário Camboriú and Florianópolis. Visit Balneário Camboriú, one of the busiest cities on Brazil’s south coastline, located in Santa Catarina. Enjoy its lively nightlife and beautiful beaches. Explore its options for surfing and ecotourism. Discover Florianópolis, the host of national and international surfing championships. Its Joaquina and Praia Mole beaches are synonymous with surfing, beautiful people, and partying. The strong influence of the Portuguese and Azorean colonizers is evident in the architecture, cuisine, and culture of this lively city.
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