The capital city Florianopolis of the state Santa Catarina lies on the Santa Catarina Island in the southern part of Brazil. Almost the entire population lives in the northern half of the island while the south is sparsely populated.
After landing at the Hercílio Luz International Airport or Ministro Victor Konder International Airport, Navegantes, car for rent in Florianopolis will have your pre-booked car ready. It is so easy to get a rental car with the convenience of the internet. When you book your car online, not only can you compare prices and get the best choice of cars but you also get great discounts for booking early and this makes sense for you to save on your travel cost. Florianopolis itself has not many touristic sights but the island is full of great attractions with small fine villages, diverse landscapes and the main highlights are its 42 beaches. Any beach lover will be fascinated with the variety of shapes and the activities offered, some with towering swells for the surfers, others sheltered with tranquil water.
Rent a car in Florianopolis and drive to the center of the city. It has fantastic colonial houses along its alleys, beautiful churches and some fine museums to explore. Visit the Public Market with its fig tree which is at least 100 years old. It is a good spot to get some local souvenirs and delicious delicatessen. Out of the many beaches are a few which stand out for its beauty such as the Praia Mole and Santinho Beach with their fantastic landscapes and so is the Ingleses Beach with its dunes which is an additional attraction. The world famous Barra da Lagoa Beach is for any serious surfer, the outstanding highlight.
You should spend some time to tour the island. Hire a car in Florianopolis and drive to the small village of Garopaba where you can indulge in hang gliding or watch the local fishermen at work. Visit the village of Santo António de Lisboa, famous for its exquisite architecture, and don’t miss Lagoa da Conceição with its sand dunes and get some of the fine locally produced lace. If you like thermal spas then head to Santo Amaro da Imperatriz, Brazil’s oldest spa in the Caldas da Imperatriz district.
Since the taxis are not always safe according to various travel information and public transport is undependable, it make perfect sense to hire a car. You will be independent and able to get around in safety which will enhance the fun of touring this fantastic island. What are you waiting for, come and see its beauty with your own eyes!
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