Route & dates
36 days in Litoral Catarinense Itinerary
Fly: 3h 15min
Florianopolis— 11 nights
Drive: 1h 15min
Bombinhas— 12 nights
Garopaba— 12 nights
Fly: 4h 15min
Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.Visit Praia Mole and Joaquina Beach for some beach relaxation. Get outdoors at Praia do Rosa and Praia do Santinho. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Lagoinha do Leste, tour the pleasant surroundings at Barra da Lagoa Beach, and step off the mainland to explore Campeche island.
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Chapeco to Florianopolis is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Amazon Time to Brasilia Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in February, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bombinhas.
Things to do in Florianopolis
Praia do Rosa
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A municipality geared towards seaside tourism, tiny Bombinhas makes up for its diminutive size with ample opportunities off its shores, including snorkeling, diving, and boat tours.Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bombinhas Beach and Central Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Praia das Laranjeiras and Sepultura Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Bombinhas: Beto Carrero World (in Penha) and Balneario Camboriu (Igreja de Santa Ines, Avenida Atlantica, & more). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Mariscal Beach, stroll through Ponta Grande Beach (Cangua), and enjoy breathtaking views from Morro do Macaco.
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Traveling by car from Florianopolis to Bombinhas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in February, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Garopaba.
Things to do in Bombinhas
Balneario Camboriu, Beto Carrero World
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Once a sleepy fishing village, Garopaba has managed to retain much of its low-key charm despite the thousands of visitors who flock to its shores.Visiting Ferrugem Beach and Siriu Beach will get you outdoors. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Garopaba Beach and Barra Beach. There's still lots to do: stroll through Silveira Beach, kick back and relax at Vigia Beach, explore the striking landscape at Dunas do Ouvidor e do Siriu, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.
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You can drive from Bombinhas to Garopaba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. You will leave for home on the 10th (Sun).
Things to do in Garopaba
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