What is trancoso known for?
Trancoso is a district in the municipality of Porto Seguro, in the south coast of Bahia state in Brazil, with just over 11,000 inhabitants. It is known for its beautiful beaches usually frequented by artists, young and beautiful people.
How do you get to Trancoso Brazil?
Trancoso is located in the state of Bahia, Brazil. To get here you can fly by commercial jet into the international airport in Porto Seguro about a one hour drive from our Villas. We can arrange for a driver to pick you up at the airport on your arrival. The scenic drive includes a ferry river crossing.
When to visit Trancoso?
Best Time To Visit Trancoso The high season is from December until March when it is hottest and there are lots of local festivals, holidays and carnival. April, May and October are shoulder season months and make for a good time to go for good weather and less people. November is the wettest month of the year.
Where do celebrities go in Brazil?
Rio de Janeiro is the city best known for celebrity sightings in Brazil. Big-name celebrities who have been spotted here in recent years include Rihanna, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, Leonardo DiCaprio, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Brittany Spears, Harrison Ford, David Beckham, Kate Moss, and Jude Law.
Can you surf in Trancoso?
Trancoso’s best surf spot is called Itaquena, often deserted beach. If you listen to the locals the best waves are during the fool moon. Even if the passion for surf in this area is quite new, Itaquena is an ideal destination for experimented surfers or those wanting to catch the first wave.
Is Porto Seguro safe?
Porto Seguro is a safe and beautiful beach resort in Bahia state, south of Salvador. Arraial da Ajuda and Trancoso are nearby small towns, where you can experience entertainment and fun.
How do you get to Porto Seguro Brazil?
Either from São Paulo or Rio de Janeiro, you can choose to take the direct route to Porto Seguro with a company called Gontijo, or taking a connection in Vitória using Águia Branca. The direct trip lasts approximately 28 hours from São Paulo and 20 hours from Rio.
Where can I surf in Bahia?
The Best Surf Beaches in Bahia
- Praia do Forte.
- Praia da Tiririca.
- Praia do Backdoor.
- Praia da Engenhoca.
- Praia de Batuba.
- Praia do Farol da Barra.
Can you surf in Salvador Brazil?
Near Salvador, there is also the North Coast which is very rich in beaches with excellent surf conditions for those who are already surfing and have an intermediate or advanced degree. There are coral benches and stronger waves. They are: Guarajuba, Itacimirim and Praia do Forte.
What is Porto Seguro known for?
One of the most well known attractions in Porto Seguro is Taperapuã Beach. This is where the famous tents with Axé concerts, good drinks and Bahian typical food are located, such as the Axé Moi, Tôa-Tôa and Barramares leisure complexes.
How do you avoid crime in Rio?
- avoid wearing expensive jewellery and watches.
- avoid carrying large sums of money – consider wearing a money belt.
- avoid using a mobile phone in the street.
- keep cameras out of sight when not in use.