From São Paulo: Santos, São Vicente & Guarujá Day Trip
- Enjoy a historical tour by tram through Santos downtown
- Marvel at views over the coastline of Brazil from different viewpoints
- Visit the most beautiful beaches of São Paulo
This tour begins in downtown Santos and includes a tram ride through the historic center to observe the city’s main squares, significant buildings, churches, monuments, and historical landmarks.
Following that, the tour proceeds to Itararé beach, located in São Vicente city, where you will have the opportunity to take photos and enjoy free time either at the beach or by taking an optional cable car ride from Itararé beach to the summit of Itararé Hill. From there, you can admire a stunning view of the São Vicente coast and Porchat Island.
The next stop will be at the Japanese culture viewpoint, offering a panoramic view of all the beaches in Santos. Later in the afternoon, you will visit the Campina viewpoint in Guaruja, where you can enjoy a breathtaking view of Enseada beach and Stones Hill. The tour then stops at Enseada beach, where you can have lunch, relax on the beach, and take a refreshing swim in the crystal-clear water.
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off included only in the areas specified in this product
- Transport in comfortable minivans with A/C
- Ticket to tram ride in Santos
- Bilingual tour guide
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Santos: 7-hour Complete Shared City Tour – Main City Sights
- Visit a selection of Santos’ iconic landmarks and attractions in just one day
- Explore the largest beach garden in the world, bursting with colorful flowers
- Discover the importance of the city of Santos in Sao Paulo’s development
- Enjoy a cup of Brazilian coffee at the Coffee Museum
- See and learn about the Shrine of St. Anthony of Valongo
Experience the enchantment of Santos with a comprehensive 7-hour city tour. This vibrant city is renowned for its stunning beaches, tropical climate, and an array of captivating attractions. Your adventure begins as you meet your friendly bilingual guide at either the Santos Seaport or the Municipal Aquarium.
Embark on your tour by first exploring the mesmerizing Porchat Island. Absorb the beauty of the area before proceeding to the vibrant and colorful Botanical Gardens, where you will have 45 minutes to immerse yourself in its splendor. After working up an appetite, take an hour to indulge in a delicious lunch in Santos.
Following your meal, journey to the popular Monte Serrat. Throughout the excursion, your knowledgeable guide will regale you with captivating stories and provide insights into each landmark, as well as sharing the rich history, culture, and traditions of Santos.
After spending an hour at Mount Serrat, pay a visit to the iconic Pelé Museum and the Shrine of St. Anthony of Valongo, two significant cultural sites. Next, head to the Coffee Museum for a 40-minute tour that delves into the captivating history of Brazilian coffee and its production.
At the conclusion of this unforgettable day, sit back and relax as you make your way back to the tour meeting point or opt for a drop-off at a location of your choosing along the way. Explore the wonders of Santos and create lasting memories on this immersive city tour.
- Tickets for the attractions
- VAT, all taxes, handling charges, and parking fees
- Professional bilingual tour guide
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Santos: Local Highlights Private Tour
- Visit the most significant sights of Santos City
- Major highlight is the largest beach garden in the world, recorded in the Book of Records, full of flowers and carefully treated trees
- Discover the importance of Santos in Sao Paulo’s development
- Enjoy a coffee at the Coffee Museum
- Get to know more about Pelé by visiting the Pelé Museum
Santos, known for having the largest port in Latin America, offers a multitude of attractions for visitors to enjoy. Among them is a beautifully restored historic center that showcases the city’s rich heritage. Another prominent highlight is the world’s largest beach garden, stretching an impressive 5,335 meters and earning a place in the Guinness Book of Records.
While on your visit to Santos, there are several recommended activities and sights that you shouldn’t miss. Although the actual tour can be customized based on your preferences and the time you have available, here are some suggestions:
• Santos Beach: Explore the expansive shoreline and soak up the sun on one of the city’s stunning beaches.
• A coffee museum: Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of coffee production in Santos through interactive exhibits and displays.
• Mount Serrat: Take in breathtaking panoramic views of the city from atop this scenic hill.
• Porchat Island: Venture to this charming island known for its picturesque landscapes and tranquil atmosphere.
• Santos Stadium: Discover the passion for football in Brazil by visiting the city’s renowned football stadium.
• The Pelé Museum: Delve into the life and achievements of the legendary Brazilian footballer, Pelé, through a visit to this dedicated museum.
• The Botanical Garden: Surround yourself with lush greenery and vibrant flowers in this serene oasis.
• A tram tour: Hop on a tram and explore the city’s streets while enjoying a narrated tour.
• The Cathedral: Admire the stunning architecture of this grand cathedral, a significant religious landmark in Santos.
• The Aquarium: Get up close and personal with marine life by visiting the city’s impressive aquarium.
• The fishing museum: Learn about the local fishing industry and its historical significance in Santos.
• The cable car and paraglider: Indulge in breathtaking views of the cityscape by taking a cable car ride or even trying out paragliding for an exhilarating experience.
These are just a few of the many attractions that await you in Santos. With a personalized tour guided by your preferences, you can create an unforgettable experience in this vibrant city.
- Transportation by a fully-equipped vehicle from your hotel or port
- Professional private, licensed, and bilingual tour guide
- All taxes, handling charges, and tolls
- Parking fees during stops
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From São Paulo: Santos and Guarujá Private Full-Day Tour
- Visit the Coffee Museum in the former Coffee Stock Exchange in Santos
- Discover the gorgeous beaches of Guarujá, known for its excellent wading waters
- Enjoy a delicious seafood meal at a special restaurant
Begin your adventure by being picked up from your hotel in São Paulo and embarking on a scenic drive to the coastal cities of Santos and Guarujá, located approximately 80 kilometers from the capital. Sit back and relax in air-conditioned comfort as you travel through expansive sections of the Atlantic Forest, taking in the natural beauty along the way. After about an hour, you will arrive at Santos, home to the largest maritime port in Latin America.
At the Port of Santos, marvel at the immense number of shipping containers and cargo vessels, which played a crucial role in the arrival of thousands of immigrants to Brazil at the end of the 19th century. Learn about the history of the port and its connection to the coffee plantations, as well as its influence on the local way of life and customs. Discover the main tourist attractions of the city, both in the historic city center and on the outskirts, and gain insights into the important historical figures who shaped not only the state of São Paulo, but also the entire country.
Next, hop on a ferry and travel to Guarujá on Santo Amaro Island, renowned for its stunning beaches, renowned restaurants, and breathtaking lookout points. Since the 1970s, the island has experienced a surge in popularity among tourists due to its booming real estate market. Enjoy the opportunity to visit one of these lookout points and capture some incredible views while creating lasting memories through souvenir photographs.
To complete your excursion, indulge in a delicious seafood feast at an excellent local restaurant, savoring the flavors of the region. As you make your way back to São Paulo, cherish the experiences and memories of your day spent exploring the coastal gems of Santos and Guarujá.
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- Bilingual guide
- Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
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Full Day Beach Tour Santos & Guarujá: Culture & Beaches
- Ride on a Train upwards Mont Serrat, which is a peak that has a nice viewpoint
- Have a coffee at the stylish coffee shop of the coffee museum
- Take a sightseeing in the beautiful restored historic center of Santos
- Walk over the soft sand of Guaruja beach and be closer to nature
Prepare yourself for a day of relaxation as you explore the stunning beaches along the coast of São Paulo. There is no better way to enjoy a sunny day than by visiting the charming beach towns of Santos and Guarujá. We will pick you up from your hotel in São Paulo and take you on a 1.5-hour journey to the coast.
During the tour, you will have the opportunity to discover beautiful beaches, explore the city center, take in breathtaking viewpoints, and experience an exhilarating ride on a funicular tram to the top of a mountain. We will visit the most important sights of Santos, including Mont Serrat, the Coffee Museum, and Porchat Island. Along the way, we will also take in the picturesque beaches of Santos.
To switch up the pace, we will take a ferry boat to the neighboring beach town of Guarujá. Here, you can relax on the soft sandy beach, enjoy delicious meals at beachfront restaurants, and sip on refreshing drinks. Guarujá is known for its long stretch of clear sand and gentle waves, making it the perfect place for a leisurely swim in the sea. Whether you want to immerse yourself in nature or simply unwind on the beach, Guarujá offers a stylish and enjoyable experience.
- Transport by fully-equipped vehicles.
- Any address pick-up and drop-off are included like hotel, airport or port.
- Licensed bilingual private tour guide.
- Private driver for groups bigger than 4 people, otherwise the guide drives the vehicle themselves.
- VAT, all taxes, handling charges, tolls, parking fees, ferry boat, airport Greet & Meet service.
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