Route & dates
Start: New York City
Subway + Train + Fly: 15 h 30 min
Florianopolis— 5 nights
Fly + Train + Subway: 15 h 30 min
End: New York City
Learn more about your trip
Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florianopolis: Beto Carrero World (in Penha) and Balneario Camboriu (Cristo Luz & Praia das Laranjeiras). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Santo Antonio de Lisboa, kick back and relax at Praia do Campeche, stop by Costa da Lagoa, and stroll through Joaquina Beach.
To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Florianopolis road trip planning site.
New York City, USA to Florianopolis is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of subway, train, and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of subway, train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) is 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in October, Florianopolis is a bit warmer at night with lows of 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Florianopolis
Balneario Camboriu, Beto Carrero World