It's hardly surprising Orleans is so popular with travelers from all over the world; the region has been blessed with interesting sights and attractions. Examples of places in the vicinity of Orleans are Criciuma, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north, and Nova Veneza, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northeast.
Travelers to Santa Catarina should go to the region's open-air museums. The area around Orleans is blessed with some wonderful cathedrals, sure to delight all visitors, regardless of faith.
The area around Orleans offers some great ways to enjoy the great outdoors. So why not join in with one of the mountain climbing or horse riding tours available. Take a break from seeing the sights and spend a relaxing afternoon snorkeling or sea kayaking.
One of the delights of travel is making use of languages you aren't familiar with, so be sure to learn some rudimentary Portuguese during your time in Brazil. "Você é bem-vindo" translates to "You're welcome" And also "Queres dançar comigo? ", which translates as "Would you like to dance with me?"
Independence Day is held on the 7th of September, so if you're visiting at this time, set aside your sightseeing and join in the local festivities with happy locals.
You'll hate to say "Adeus" (farewell) to this memorable place.