Route & dates
View / edit route
Marica— 2 nights
Just 40 km (25 mi) from Rio de Janeiro, the municipality of Marica boasts natural and man-made attractions along its impressive coastline, as well as inland across a lush, varied landscape.Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pedra do Macaco, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Itaipuacu Beach, then take in the dramatic natural features at Pedra do Elefante, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Matriz de Nossa Senhora do Amparo Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Pedra de Itaocaia and then see the interesting displays at Heloisa Alberto Torres Cultural House.
For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Marica vacation planner.
Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rio de Janeiro to Marica. In October, daytime highs in Marica are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Marica
Heloisa Alberto Torres Cultural House
Get expert advice on where to stay in Marica.Find places to stay »