Route & dates
Start: Sao Paulo
Jericoacoara— 2 nights
Fortaleza— 4 nights
Canoa Quebrada— 5 nights
Beberibe— 3 nights
End: Sao Paulo
Sat, Dec 19 - Sat, Jan 2
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A charming coastal retreat known for its unspoiled natural landscape, laid-back atmosphere, and remote location, Jericoacoara offers plenty for visitors in search of a relaxing break in Brazil.Jericoacoara is known for nature, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lagoa do Paraiso, make a trip to Tree Sloth, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and take in the dramatic natural features at Pedra Furada.
Plan my day in Jericoacoara using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
Sao Paulo to Jericoacoara is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sao Paulo to Jericoacoara due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to take a shuttle to Fortaleza.
Things to do in Jericoacoara
Jijoca de Jericoacoara
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They don't call Fortaleza "Brazilian Miami" for nothing.Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fortaleza: Aquiraz (Beach Park, Porto das Dunas Beach, &more) and Cumbuco (Coqueiros Beach, Praia de Cumbuco, &more). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Futuro, tour the pleasant surroundings at Iracema Beach, test your team's savvy at Escape 60, and take advantage of the amenities at Crocobeach.
To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Fortaleza vacation tool.
You can take a shuttle from Jericoacoara to Fortaleza in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Jericoacoara to Fortaleza is 1 hour. In December, daytime highs in Fortaleza are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Canoa Quebrada.
Things to do in Fortaleza
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A small fishing village backed by impressive sand dunes and red sandstone cliffs, Canoa Quebrada entices a growing number of foreign visitors with its near-perfect tropical weather and sun-kissed beaches.Canoa Quebrada is known for beaches, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Canoa Quebrada, wander the streets of Vila do Estevao, stroll through Barrinha Beach, and trot along with Arriegua Adventure.
To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Canoa Quebrada route tool.
Traveling by car from Fortaleza to Canoa Quebrada takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Fortaleza, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Canoa Quebrada, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to drive to Beberibe.
Things to do in Canoa Quebrada
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With plenty of seaside charm and places to explore, tourism in Beberibe is burgeoning.Change things up with these side-trips from Beberibe: Cascavel (Aguas Belas Beach & Caponga Beach) and Caponga (Aguas Belas Beach & Barra Nova Beach). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Balbina, stroll through Arios Beach, and take in the awesome beauty at Monumento Natural das Falesias de Beberibe.
For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Beberibe trip itinerary planning site.
Getting from Canoa Quebrada to Beberibe by car takes about 2 hours. When traveling from Canoa Quebrada in December, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Beberibe: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Beberibe
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