18 days in State of Ceara Itinerary

18 days in State of Ceara Itinerary

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1
Fortaleza
— 4 nights
2
Canoa Quebrada
— 5 nights
3
Trairi
— 3 nights
4
Icarai de Amontada
— 2 nights
5
Jericoacoara
— 3 nights

4
nights
Fortaleza

Fortaleza ©
They don't call Fortaleza "Brazilian Miami" for nothing.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Aguas Belas Beach and Iracema Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lagoa do Cauipe and Beira Mar Avenue. Step out of Fortaleza with an excursion to Beach Park in Aquiraz--about 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: stroll through Praia do Futuro, don't miss a visit to Praca Luiza Tavora, appreciate the history behind Estatua de Iracema, and examine the collection at Casa Jose de Alencar.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Fortaleza vacation tool.

Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Fortaleza are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Canoa Quebrada.

Things to do in Fortaleza

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Aguas Belas Beach, Lagoa do Cauipe, Beach Park
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Praia do Futuro ©
Praia do Futuro
Aguas Belas Beach ©
Aguas Belas Beach
Lagoa do Cauipe ©
Lagoa do Cauipe

5
nights
Canoa Quebrada

Canoa Quebrada ©
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Uruau Beach (Marambaia) and Canoa Quebrada. Explore hidden gems such as Ceara Beach and Por-do-Sol Dune. Go for a jaunt from Canoa Quebrada to Fortim to see Pontal de Maceio Beach about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Praia de Canoa Quebrada, take a stroll through Vila do Estevao, make a trip to Broadway de Canoa Quebrada, and ponder the world of politics at Casa da Camara.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Canoa Quebrada trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Fortaleza to Canoa Quebrada in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Fortaleza in December: highs in Canoa Quebrada hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Trairi.

Things to do in Canoa Quebrada

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Pontal de Maceio Beach, Uruau Beach (Marambaia), Casa da Camara
Highlights from your plan
Praia de Canoa Quebrada ©
Praia de Canoa Quebrada
Pontal de Maceio Beach ©
Pontal de Maceio Beach
Uruau Beach (Marambaia) ©
Uruau Beach (Marambaia)

3
nights
Trairi

Trairi ©
The municipality of Trairi, located in the state of Ceara, offers plenty of entertainment and adventure along the Mundau riverbank and over on its Atlantic coast.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Flecheiras Beach and Praia da Lagoinha. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Praia de Mundau and Mirante da Lagoinha. Change things up with a short trip to Museu Pre-Historia de Itapipoca in Itapipoca (about 56 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Praia de Cana Brava.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Trairi trip itinerary site.

Getting from Canoa Quebrada to Trairi by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from Canoa Quebrada in December, expect nights in Trairi to be about the same, around 30°C, while days are little chillier, around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Icarai de Amontada.

Things to do in Trairi

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Mirante da Lagoinha, Praia da Lagoinha, Museu Pre-Historia de Itapipoca
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Flecheiras Beach ©
Flecheiras Beach
Praia da Lagoinha ©
Praia da Lagoinha
Museu Pre-Historia de Itapipoca ©
Museu Pre-Historia de Itapipoca

2
nights
Icarai de Amontada

Icarai de Amontada ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): see the interesting displays at Paula Rios History and Culture Museum and then stroll through Baleia Beach. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Pe. Aristides Andrade Sales Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Icarai de Amontada.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Icarai de Amontada trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Trairi to Icarai de Amontada takes 1.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Amazon Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Jericoacoara.

Things to do in Icarai de Amontada

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Itarema, Baleia Beach
Highlights from your plan
Baleia Beach ©
Baleia Beach
Pe. Aristides Andrade Sales Museum ©
Pe. Aristides Andrade Sales Museum

3
nights
Jericoacoara

Jericoacoara ©
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Mangue Seco Beach and Tree Sloth. We've included these beaches for you: Jericoacoara Beach and Malhada Beach. The adventure continues: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Jericoacoara trip planner.

Getting from Icarai de Amontada to Jericoacoara by car takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jericoacoara

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Jericoacoara Beach ©
Jericoacoara Beach
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Tree Sloth ©
Tree Sloth