Buzios is famous for both its beautiful beaches and nightlife. This famous beach was elevated to stardom in the 1960s after the actress Brigitte Bardot paraded through the sand.
Old village of fishermen:
The old fishing village of Armacao dos Buzios, or just Búzios, is one of the most visited destinations in the state of Rio de Janeiro, after its capital, was chosen candidate to host the 2016 Olympic Games. The peninsula is located eight kilometers and surrounded by islands, Búzios offers both quiet beaches and other warm water with big waves and cooler.
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Walks and crystal clear waters:
The walks beaches have services performed in schooners, catamarans or glass bottom car, used to obtain a good overview of the town. The boats depart from Armacao beach in the center, in the morning or early afternoon. Circuits can last between two and five hours, diving stops to contemplate in the water and enjoy the amazing colored lens.
There are three daily departures from Armacao beach, at 9, 12 and 15 hours. The course covers twelve beaches and two lookouts, on a ride of two hours.
Historical and colonial properties:
After the beach, a good idea to shop around the Orla ballot, in the center. During the ride itself are historic farms, colonial houses, artisanal fishing communities and cultural landmarks.
For golf lovers, the city has a golf club in Búzios, this is only 10 minutes from downtown. It is considered one of the best in Latin America, the course is 18 holes and covers 760 000 m2 and was designed to alleviate the geographical terrain, the surrounding nature and topography, thus offering a unique experience to players.
At night, the meeting point is the Rua Das Pedras, an area which are the main bars, restaurants and clubs in the city, and beach boutiques and gift and decoration, and art galleries. The movement of this artery accompanies the life of the city. In high season, which runs from November 1 March, the stores open at noon and close at dawn.
A tourist may be in Búzios and eat for 15 days each time in a different place. This, then Búzios offers many dining options. There are Brazilian food restaurants, as well as Italian, Oriental, Mexican, French and Argentina. Done in September if Búzios gastronomic tasting this year will celebrate its fifth edition of the local cuisine. Each year, more than 60,000 people participate in this event.
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Film Festival outdoors:
In the heart of buziano, near Rua Das Pedras, is Santos Dumont Beach, with its craft fair offering leather goods, clay, pottery, jewelry, sculptures in bronze and wood, colorful paintings and gold jewelry, silver and precious stones. All the months of November, the coast turns into a cinema film festival thanks to Búzios, which takes place outdoors. The major event films are projected on the huge canvas installed on the beach to enjoy the city.
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