Mata de Sao Joao Vacations
Those tourers who have a little more time in this region, can rent a vehicle and discover other great cities, towns and villages surrounding Mata de Sao Joao. If you are after more places to explore, head to the Arembepe Beach and Jaua Beach in the vicinity of Camacari, which lays roughly 11 miles (18 kilometers) to the north of Mata de Sao Joao.
Around 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southwest of Mata de Sao Joao is Salvador, an important regional center and the home of Salvador Shopping Mall, Afro Brazilian Museum (MAFRO) and Abaete Park. Ensure you don't head back to Mata de Sao Joao until you've spent a little time at Salvador's Flamengo Beach, Fundacao Casa de Jorge Amado and Jesus da Barra.
Enjoy a little culture, learning and lore with a little sunshine and fresh air at Bahia 's ever-popular open-air exhibits and open-air markets. For a glimpse into the spiritual life of Mata de Sao Joao, why not head to the region's churches.
If you're not the kind to go on holiday just to put your feet up, the area around Mata de Sao Joao offers plenty of action-packed pursuits such as mountain climbing and hiking. The area around Mata de Sao Joao offer some fun outdoor options for travelers who love water. Canoeing and swimming are both popular pastimes here.
When it is time to leave this special place, say goodbye the way locals do, with a heartfelt "Adeus."