Route & dates
34 days in Sao Sebastiao & Sao Paulo Itinerary
Start: Sao Sebastiao
Sao Sebastiao— 30 nights
Drive: 2h 30min
Sao Paulo— 3 nights
Drive: 2h 30min
End: Sao Sebastiao
In the 1990s, the area's rustic appeal, pleasant tropical climate, and wealth of unspoiled beaches made Sao Sebastiao holidays hugely popular with wealthy Brazilians seeking calmer, less congested coastal spots.Discover out-of-the-way places like Camburi Beach and Parque Estadual da Serra do Mar. Escape the urban bustle at Toque Toque Pequeno Beach and Camburizinho Beach. Explore Sao Sebastiao's surroundings by going to Sao Lourenco Beach (in Bertioga), Ubatuba (Praca do Cruzeiro, Sununga Beach, & more) and Caraguatatuba (Praia da Tabatinga, Capricornio Beach, & more). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Praia do Guaeca and stroll through Viana Beach.
To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Sao Sebastiao online journey builder .
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Guarulhos - Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport, Congonhas Airport and Viracopos International Airport. In June in Sao Sebastiao, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 60°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Sao Paulo.
Things to do in Sao Sebastiao
Ubatuba, Ilhabela, Caraguatatuba, Parque Estadual da Serra do Mar, Sao Lourenco Beach
Land of Drizzle
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.On the 23rd (Thu), see the interesting displays at Museu Pele, kick back and relax at Tombo Beach, and then stroll through Pitangueiras beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Estacao Pinacoteca, then explore the world behind art at Museu do Som e Imagem - MIS, then admire the striking features of Paróquia Nossa Senhora do Brasil, and finally explore the world behind art at Itau Cultural Institute.
For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Sao Paulo trip planner .
Traveling by car from Sao Sebastiao to Sao Paulo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Sao Paulo are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.
Things to do in Sao Paulo
Guaruja, Museu Pele