Brazil Travel Packages: Paraty
Paraty is located in the state of Rio de Janeiro and has 37,600 inhabitants. The historic city center was declared a protected monument in 1958 and is largely closed to traffic. The buildings from the 17th century are almost completely preserved. One of these houses is the birthplace of Thomas Mann's mother, who spent seven years of her life here. Other special features that await you in Paraty are winding bays, numerous waterfalls, beautiful boutiques and good food. Especially recommended are the fresh fish dishes. An insider recommendation would be the Atelier Aracati, where antique coins from Brazil are made into small pendants. The high-proof cachaça (sugar cane schnapps) is one of the best and known nationwide. A very special highlight awaits you after sunset, when the center is illuminated by romantic lights. The area of Paraty was once populated by the indigenous Guaniana people, in whose language "parati" or "paratii" describes a species of fish found there. The region’s subtropical climate offers warm to hot temperatures. With daily high temperatures averaging between 81 °F (27 °C) and 82 °F (28 °C), you can benefit from pleasantly warm water temperatures from 75 °F (24 °C) to 79 °F (26 °C) during the summer (from December to February). In the dry winter months (June-August) it can get a little cooler in Paraty, especially at night. However, the days generally remain warm and sunny with an average of 72 °F (22 °C) to 75 °F (24 °C).
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Below you will find our travel packages for Paraty:
If you would like to get to know many facets of Brazil within a few days, you do not have to travel far. In the state of Rio de Janeiro the most famous sights of the country are waiting for you. Not only are there famous structures and monuments in this tropical metropolis, but colonial buildings, art, culture, the Atlantic Rainforest, beaches, and fjords also unite here. Let yourself be enchanted by these absolute must-see landmarks of Rio de Janeiro.
During this journey you will experience the fantastic Costa Verde during your own road trip. The green coast of Brazil with its small bays, beaches, and islands will amaze you. Discover the picturesque colonial town of Paraty and get to know the diverse surroundings on your own. Enjoy paradise and the dreamy beaches of Ilha Grande and go on excursions as you please.
If you want to get to know this huge country in a comparatively small area, this round trip to the most beautiful and varied highlights of the state of Rio de Janeiro is just right for you. Travelers will cover the species-rich Atlantic Rainforest, Copacabana, Sugarloaf, Christ the Redeemer, and gain insight into the colonial history of the UNESCO World Heritage Site in Paraty. On a boat trip you will also visit the bays, fjords and small islands, snorkel, and swim. Experience 9 days in the most beautiful places of the state of Rio de Janeiro.
Experience and enjoy culture, nature, and history during a wonderful 4-day trip to Paraty. The old town has been under monument protection since 1958 and is largely closed to traffic to preserve its unique cobblestone streets and colonial architecture. Another highlight of Paraty is the surrounding nature with the Atlantic Rainforest and the Fjord of Paraty.