Bùzios, formerly a fishing village, is located three hours’ drive north of Rio on a lovely peninsula. It boasts dozens of beaches and coves and is renowned for its sophisticated entertainment, boutiques and fine dining.
Stay in a charming guesthouse overlooking the beauty of the Bùzios Bay.
Explore the tropical islands and beaches of the peninsula by boat.
Fantastic shopping and dining opportunities.
Day 1: Rio - Bùzios
Today you'll be transferred fromm the airport or your Rio hotel to the charming, harmonious area of Búzios, where we include a stay at Vila D’Este - an attractive, small pousada (guesthouse) that overlooks the bay and is a short stroll from the restaurants and entertainment of Bùzios. The nearest beach, Azedinha, can be reached by water taxi or by a ten minute walk.
This Italian-style villa is distinguished by its artsy and imaginative Mediterranean décor and furnishings. There are twelve guest bedrooms and two bungalows which can sleep up to four people. The deluxe rooms have a balcony and sea views, whilst standard rooms overlook the garden. Vila D’Este also has a swimming pool and bistro with stunning views over the bay.
Day 2: Bùzios
Today you will experience the beauty of the Búzios peninsula on a tour that will take you to twelve of its famous beaches as well as three gorgeous islands. During the tour, passengers can use the diving and other equipment provided (masks, snorkels, fins, buoys and kayaks) to better experience the beauty of the Búzios Bay. We will pass by many of Búzios’ most beautiful beaches, including Armação, Ossos, Azeda, Azedinha, João Fernandes, João Fernandinho, Branca, Feia, Tartaruga, Virgens, Amores and Canto. Service onboard includes a variety of fruits and Caipirinhas, the local cocktail.
The afternoon will be at your leisure to relax or further explore the beaches. You may relax by your hotel pool or wander around the bars, shops and restaurants of downtown.
Day 3: Bùzios – Rio
Transfer back to the airport or your hotel in Rio at the designated time. If you have another day to spare, then we recommend extending your stay to take in a full day tour to Cabo Frias and its paradisiacal beaches.
Please contact us for dates
About the Hotel
Contemplate the breathtaking view over the bay. Dazzle yourself with the spectacular sunset, seen from the pool deck, the bar or tropical garden. Sit back and relax, while you enjoy the breathtaking view of the bay. You may choose the swimming pool near the bar, or the heated pool and Jacuzzi linked to the steam sauna.
English-speaking guided tours
Meals as specified
What’s not included?
International and internal airfares
Arrival/departure taxes or reciprocity fees, visa fees where applicable
Any items not mentioned as included
Looking for something different? Search our wide range of tours.