Petropolis, the Imperial City
Why visit the unique city of PetropolisView article
Southern Brazil includes the South and the Southeastern regions of Brazil. In the South you will find the States of Paraná, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul. The most popular destinations are Iguassu Falls, Curitiba, Florianópolis and Porto Alegre. In the Southeastern you will find the states of Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo. And the most popular destinations are Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Búzios and Paraty.
The climate in the South tends to be colder, quite different from the rest of Brazil. In Summer it’s quite warm. But on fall and winter, it gets progressively colder. The Southeastern is characterized by tropical climate on the coast of Rio de Janeiro, where the temperature is often high and the weather variates between rainy and dry. The subtropical climate is also seen in the region, particularly in the southern state of Sao Paulo, near the border with Paraná, with a large thermal variation and good rainfall distribution
In the South you’ll get a little bit of European culture and climate. And also check beautiful beaches of “Floripa” or lovely adventure tours like the Iguassu Falls. Beautiful sights and nature can be seen everywhere. In the Southeastern you will be able to enjoy charming beaches on Rio’s coastline, like famous Copacabana. You will have contact with the Tijuca Rainforest and also see remarkable landmarks. You will be able to live local experiences and see marvelous cultural experiences on the urban city of São Paulo.