Paraiba do Sul Vacations
Paraiba do Sul is located approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) away from Rio de Janeiro, a significant city in Brazil.
The area around Paraiba do Sul is wonderfully endowed with natural and cultural attractions, from firm tourist favorites to hidden gems that await the more intrepid traveler. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Paty do Alferes, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast, and Bom Sucesso 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest.
When you are ready to head further afield beyond Paraiba do Sul, visit the nearest regional city. Petropolis lays 25 miles (40 kilometers) away and is home to visitor attractions such as Liberty Square, Bohemia Brewery and Free Flight Ramp of Simeria. Petropolis has plenty to offer travelers keen to stay for a day or two. Estacio de Sa University, Grao-Para Palace and House of Santos Dumont Museum are just a couple of the other points of interest guaranteed to delight.
If you are looking for indoor activities, you can't do better than Rio de Janeiro 's excellent art galleries, art museums and history museums. These are ideal places to learn about the region's rich cultural tapestry and perhaps find a unique memento. Rio de Janeiro is well known for its many old towns; these are fascinating windows into the area's colorful past.
When you hear the call of the great outdoors, do as the locals do and spend a few hours mountain biking and hiking. Those with special interests will love the area's city walking tours, culinary tours and guided nature walks.
As your journey finishes up, you'll be sure to bid Paraiba do Sul a sad "Adeus"