16 days in Recife & Vitoria Itinerary

16 days in Recife & Vitoria Itinerary

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16 days in Recife & Vitoria Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Recife
— 10 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Vitoria
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Sao Paulo

10
nights
Recife

Recife ©
Once the capital of Dutch Brazil, Recife has a history spanning back to 1537, when it was little more than a handful of fishing houses on the beach.
Family-friendly places like Muro Alto Beach and Pontal de Maracaipe will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Recife: Lookout Stone of Cogomelo (in Cabo de Santo Agostinho), Porto de Galinhas (Camboa Beach, Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas, & more) and Praia dos Carneiros (in Tamandare). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Instituto Ricardo Brennand, take an in-depth tour of Open-Air Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nossa Senhora do Livramento Church, and stroll around 13 de Maio Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Recife route planner.

Sao Paulo to Recife is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sao Paulo in September, Recife is a bit warmer at night with lows of 27°C. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Vitoria.

Things to do in Recife

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Porto de Galinhas, Praia dos Carneiros, Lookout Stone of Cogomelo
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Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Praia dos Carneiros ©
Praia dos Carneiros

5
nights
Vitoria

Vitoria ©
Located on a riverine island surrounded by Vitoria Bay, Vitoria serves as the state capital of Espirito Santo.
Bring the kids along to Camburi Beach and Canto Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Vitoria side-trips: Guarapari (Mercado do Peixe, Castanheiras Beach, & more). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Nossa Senhora da Penha Convent, head off the coast to Boi Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Curva da Jurema, and take some stellar pictures from Morro do Moreno.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Vitoria day trip planning app .

You can fly from Recife to Vitoria in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Recife in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Vitoria, with lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vitoria

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Guarapari, Vila Velha
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Morro Beach ©
Morro Beach
Castanheiras Beach ©
Castanheiras Beach
Camburi Beach ©
Camburi Beach

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