5 days in Cabo Frio & Armacao dos Buzios Itinerary

5 days in Cabo Frio & Armacao dos Buzios Itinerary

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5 days in Cabo Frio & Armacao dos Buzios Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
+2
Fly + tram + bus:  6​h 45​min
1
Cabo Frio
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Armacao dos Buzios
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Sao Paulo

2
nights
Cabo Frio

Cabo Frio ©
Founded way back in 1615, Cabo Frio represents the seventh-oldest city in Brazil.
On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia and then stroll through Praia das Dunas.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Cabo Frio trip builder app .

Sao Paulo to Cabo Frio is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Armacao dos Buzios.

Things to do in Cabo Frio

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Arraial do Cabo
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Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia ©
Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia
Forno Beach ©
Forno Beach
Praia do Forte ©
Praia do Forte

2
nights
Armacao dos Buzios

Armacao dos Buzios ©
Perched on the tip of a peninsula about 175 km (109 mi) east of Rio de Janeiro, the coastal town of Armacao dos Buzios attracts visitors looking to enjoy a beachside getaway without the crowds and chaos of the big city.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): kick back and relax at Joao Fernandes Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Geriba Beach, then take in the waterfront at Orla Bardot Boardwalk, and finally make a trip to Rua das Pedras. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Ferradurinha Beach, get interesting insight from Tours, and then kick back and relax at Tartaruga Beach.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Armacao dos Buzios day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Cabo Frio to Armacao dos Buzios in an hour. December in Armacao dos Buzios sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Armacao dos Buzios

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Rua das Pedras ©
Rua das Pedras
Orla Bardot Boardwalk ©
Orla Bardot Boardwalk
Geriba Beach ©
Geriba Beach