Porto Seguro Vacations
Porto Seguro, in Bahia, is a city that some 120,000 people call home.
Porto Seguro is located about 590 miles (950 kilometers) east of the national capital Brasilia and approximately 520 miles (837 kilometers) northeast of Rio de Janeiro.
To experience local beach culture, visit some of the most popular coastal attractions in Porto Seguro. Taperapuan Beach and Coqueiros Beach are two of the more well-known stretches of beach in this region. Other noteworthy beaches in the area are Pitinga Beach and Rio da Barra Beach.
To enjoy the creative spirit of the locals in this city, visit one of the local fabulous museums. Broaden your horizons by visiting the Discovery of Brazil Museum, the Indigenous Museum or the Porto Seguro Museum, three recommended museum experiences featuring thoroughly thought-provoking exhibits.
Get familiar with the local fashion and do some people-watching in the local malls and markets such as Avenida Shopping Center or Oceania Shopping Center. Enjoy the atmosphere and wander through the stores at these bustling destinations.
Some of the most fascinating historic attractions in Porto Seguro are Porto Seguro Old City Center and the equally interesting Coroa Vermelha Cross. Both are excellent sites at which to get a taste of local history. Gain an understanding of the early days of Porto Seguro before visiting the area's more contemporary places of interest.
Take the whole family to Arraial Eco Park Water Park, the perfect place to satisfy curious and fun-loving kids. Don’t miss this lively and exciting attraction, offering a great day out for children and adults alike.
Don’t miss Blue Lagoon, an idyllic place where the locals love to slip away to enjoy the scenery. Glistening with its own unique beauty this delightful location is a great place to head to enjoy the local landscape.
The conservation havens in the vicinity of Porto Seguro show visitors the animals and plants that exist in the local area. To tour one of the main nature reserves, head to Aquarios Island.
Civic places and public squares are the perfect places to observe the rhythms of a city; Quadrado Square in Porto Seguro is one of those special places. It's one of those special places that draws back residents and visitors time and time again.
Before you leave Porto Seguro, stop by the Discovery of Brazil Marker the Santa Cruz Cabralia Church and the Sao Joao Batista Church; three of the sights which help make the area such a great vacation choice.