Days Out: Coast
Na Trilha da Jureia
Agency organized (and accompanied) tours into the ecological park - Jureialtatins. Tours take in rivers, fountains and beaches. Estr. Guarua-Una, 900, Guarau, Peruibe. Monday to Sunday 09:00-18:00.
Guaruja Aquarium, one of the biggest in South America. Sharks and piranhas from the Amazon in 40 tanks. Cold area for penguins. Monday to Sunday 10:00-22:00. Av. Miguel Stefano, 2001. Enseada, Guaruja
Circuito Ecologico de Aventura
Experience radical activities with a thought for the ecology. Canoeing, mountain biking, rock climbing, kayaking and trekking at this Adventure Center in Maresias on the Sao Paulo coast. R. Sebastao Romao Cesar, 740 - Maresias beach.
A project to protect the marine sea-turtles that live on the Brazilian coast-line. Giant water tanks enable visitors to view the sea-turtles submerged. Monday to Sunday 10:00-20:00. R. Antonio Athansio da Silva, 273, Itagua, Ubatuba.
Rappelling down the Calhetas fountain, boat and van trips to isolated beaches like Pauba, Santiago, Toque-Toque Pequeno and Guaeca. Monday to Friday 09:00-19:00. R. Olimpio Faustino, 561, Camburi, Sao Sebastiao.
Forte Sao Joao
Constructed in 1532 by native Indians, this is the first Fort built in Brazil. Made to protect the Sao Vicente region. Now houses indiginous weapons and artifacts. Monday to Sunday 09:00-17:00.