By Laís Oliveira | Translation: Isabela Jordão
Planning the honeymoon voyage is one of the most delightful stages of the wedding. After the rush, the hustle and the long-awaited “yes”, it’s time for the newlyweds to enjoy time alone with lots of romance. If you plan to travel abroad, nothing better than taking advantage of Real’s low exchange rate and discovering stunning places in Brazil. From the coast to the mountainous regions, the country is full of romantic destinations for your trip as a couple.
We have selected 10 destinations that are perfect for you to travel with your partner. Check it out:
Búzios (Rio de Janeiro)
Having a drink at Praia Brava, strolling along Rua das Pedras or just watching the time go by enjoying the scenery at Praia da Tartaruga are some ways to enjoy the city for two. The romantic mood is everywhere, and choosing a hotel with a pool to cool off and that is close to the sea will make your trip unforgettable.
Dunes, calm sea, loaded coconut trees and a paradisiacal landscape welcome couples who choose “Jeri” as their destination. Among the attractions are buggy rides, the enjoyment of a unique sunset and a wide strip of sand to stroll hand in hand. Hammocks installed in the middle of the turquoise sea invite couples to complete relaxation.
Bonito (Mato Grosso do Sul)
Known as the “Brazilian capital of ecotourism”, the city is rich in natural beauty and its rivers, caves, grottos and sinkholes attract tourists to the region. Dives in the crystalline waters of the rivers are an incredible opportunity to observe and be enchanted by the colors of the fish and vegetation next to the person you love.
Pipa (Rio Grande do Norte)
Known as “Beach of Love”, the place is the dream destination for anyone planning a honeymoon trip in Brazil. Pipa owns an exuberant nature, beautiful beaches, good restaurants and an ideal lifestyle to relax, without worrying about time.
Gramado (Rio Grande do Sul)
Located at Serra Gaúcha, this town of intense cold climate is fascinating even in the smallest details, all with an air of warmth and delicacy. Visiting couples will appreciate the museums, the Mini Mundo (miniature city-shaped park) and the Negro and Joaquina Bier lakes, the Véu da Noiva waterfall, and much more. All in a romantic atmosphere with lots of chocolate, fondue, wine and various cheeses.
Paraty (Rio de Janeiro)
Paraty is culturally rich. It is characterized by its colonial mansions, churches and cobbled streets, ideal for enjoying hand in hand while getting to know the local history. The city’s gastronomy is diverse and on every corner there is a restaurant specializing in French, Italian, Thai dishes, and much more.
Known as the “Brazilian Caribbean”, the city has crystal clear water beaches and natural pools formed by corals where peace prevails. Sleeping in a hammock and diving with colorful schools is part of the daily life of those who know Maragogi. From “all-inclusive” resorts to the charm of small inns, the city appeals to all styles of couples.
Campos do Jordão (São Paulo)
Mountains, lakes, araucarias, hot chocolate, fondue and other gastronomic delicacies are part of a trip to Campos do Jordão. Strolling by the lakes during the day and dining in a traditional restaurant are unmissable attractions on a trip for two there.
Fernando de Noronha (Pernambuco)
Here it is possible to swim with dolphins, dive with sea turtles, visit one of the best diving spots in the world, observe the marine life of the archipelago and the incredible sunsets and sunrises amid the rough nature. This archipelago has 21 islands and islets and its climate is pleasant, with high temperatures during the day and mild at night.
Foz do Iguaçu (Paraná)
With 275 waterfalls that can reach 90 meters in height, nature reigns here. Among the activities are the viewpoints and the walkways — which allow the visibility of the falls. It is also possible to take a helicopter, boat trips and go rafting and hiking together.
* For airline tickets from the United States to Brazil or Latin America, custom travel packages, hotels and alternative stays, as well as Cruises from the United States, contact our travel agent and tour organizer, Magali DaSilva. Phone/WhatsApp 1(323) 428-1963 – email: magali_at_soubrasil.com