Route & dates
Marica— 1 night
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 in the awesome beauty at Pedra do Macaco, 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 Paróquia Nossa Senhora do Amparo. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Pedra de Itaocaia and then examine the collection at Heloisa Alberto Torres Cultural House.
To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Marica trip itinerary builder.
In October in Marica, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Marica
Heloisa Alberto Torres Cultural House
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