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Sao Carlos

3.6
Specialty Museums · Zoos · Landmarks
Weather City
A vibrant student city, Sao Carlos serves as a major center of both learning and partying in Brazil. The metropolis, located at the center of Sao Paulo state, boasts a number of universities and community colleges, attracting lots of contemporary music artists to the area. One of the city’s most famous parties is its “Climate Festival,” which gives a nod to the varied weather experienced here every day. Sitting at an altitude of over 850 m (2,790 ft), the city tends to be windy and sunny with mild temperatures at night. To arrange what you want to do in Sao Carlos, use our Brazil travel planning tool.
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TAM Museum ©
Specialty Museum
TAM Museum
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
Parque Ecologico de Sao Carlos ©
Zoo
Parque Ecologico de Sao Carlos
4.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
Catedral de São Carlos Borromeu ©
Church
Catedral de São Carlos Borromeu
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Sao Carlos

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Zipline
Zipline Brotas
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
Areia que Canta ©
Wildlife Area
Areia que Canta Brotas
4.4
Duration: 3 hours
Recanto das Cachoeiras ©
Park
Recanto das Cachoeiras Brotas
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
Ecoparque Cassorova ©
Wildlife Area
Ecoparque Cassorova Brotas
4.7
Duration: 4 hours

Hidden gems in Sao Carlos

Merano SPA ©
Spa
Merano SPA
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
Casa do Pinhal
Farm
Casa do Pinhal
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Damha Golf Club ©
Golf Course
Damha Golf Club
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
Paroquia Sao Sebastiao ©
Landmark
Paroquia Sao Sebastiao
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Sao Carlos

Museu de Sao Carlos ©
Specialty Museum
Museu de Sao Carlos
3.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
Cerqueira Cesar Historical  and Educational Museum
Specialty Museum
Cerqueira Cesar Historical and Educational Museum
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
Universidade Federal de São Carlos, Campus São Carlos ©
Specialty Museum
Universidade Federal de São Carlos, Campus São Carlos
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
Museu da Historia do Computador
Specialty Museum
Museu da Historia do Computador
3.9
Duration: 2 hours

Shopping in Sao Carlos

Iguatemi Sao Carlos ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Iguatemi Sao Carlos
2.6
Duration: 2 hours
Shopping Passeio Sao Carlos ©
Shopping Mall
Shopping Passeio Sao Carlos
3.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
Mercado Municipal de Sao Carlos
Farmers Market
Mercado Municipal de Sao Carlos
1.2
Duration: 1h 30 min

Kid-friendly things to do in Sao Carlos

Museu Da Ciencia De Sao Carlos Prof. Mario Tolentino ©
Specialty Museum
Museu Da Ciencia De Sao Carlos Prof. Mario Tolentino
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
SC Agrop Monjolinho
Farm
SC Agrop Monjolinho
3.9
Duration: 2 hours

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