Best Places to Visit in Brazil
Brazil is one of the most visited countries in the world. Here’s a list of best places to visit in Brazil -
1. Ouro Preto
Ouro Preto is a small city that has preserve colonial Portuguese architecture from the 17th century when it was a gold town. Today it is a hub for tourist who come to spend time in a city that shows no signs of modern construction, has beautiful architecture and European style streets & carnivals. Tourism department in Brazil is actively working to promote the city.
Florianópolis is called the Saint-Tropez of South America for its beautiful beaches and great party scene. Voted “Party Destination of the Year” in 2009 by New York Times stands true to its reputation of sun, sand and a merry good time.
3. Salvador de Bahia
Salvador de Bahia is known as Brazil’s “capital of happiness” for its outdoor parties and fun loving people. It has many beaches along its coastal line, which is the longest in Brazil. Salvador is also a city with beautiful architecture and colorful streets that create a holiday atmosphere all year round.
Bonito is a small town in Brazil said to have one of the clearest/purest flowing river system in the world. Rio da Prata (the blue river), Gruta do Lago Azul (the underground blue cave lake) and “Hole of the Macaws” are the main attractions of this small, quiet city.
5. Fernando de Noronha
Fernando de Noronha is an archipelago of 21 islands which was once used as a prison. Today it is popular for its crystal clear beaches which have underwater visibility of up to 50 meters. Fernando de Noronha is one of the best getaway beach destinations in South America.