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Make a Holiday Rental Villa in Portogalo, Brazil, Your Home Away From Home

The settlement of Portogalo is located on the Atlantic Ocean coast, in the state of Rio de Janeiro, eastern Brazil. This is the perfect place in which to base yourself if you want to have direct access to the beautiful beaches of Brazil, yet still be within a quick driving distance of the country’s most popular tourist city, Rio de Janeiro. Self catering accommodation in Portogalo has become increasing popular with tourists over the recent years and this is because it allows them the opportunity to experience that laid-back Brazilian way-of-life for themselves, in exceptionally comfortable surroundings. As all properties come equipped with fully-equipped kitchens, this means that you do not have to run to the expense of paying to eat out for every meal.

Things to Do on Holiday in Portogalo, Brazil

Most of the best things to do on your holidays in Portogalo will be centred around the fabulous beaches to be found along this stretch of coastline. Here you can choose between such activities as swimming, scuba diving, snorkelling, jet skiing, wind surfing, beach volleyball and surfing is always particularly popular in this part of the world. You might also like to think about taking a leisurely stroll along the coast or you can take much longer hiking treks inland. Other activities to enjoy include tennis, cycling, horse riding and golf.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Portogalo, Brazil

Many people like to arrange a hired car for the duration of their holidays in Portogalo and this way they can venture off whenever the fancy takes them to explore other quaint villages and towns to be found in this part of Brazil. Without a car, it is probably fair to say that you may feel just a little bit isolated. You could also travel east along the coast to the awesome city of Rio de Janeiro. The world-famous tourist attractions here include Sugar Loaf Mountain, Corcovado and the statue of Christ the Redeemer, the botanical gardens, Ipanema Beach, Copacabana Beach and numerous interesting museums which will help you to better understand the history and culture of this fascinating country.

Weather in Portogalo, Brazil

During your holidays in Portogalo you can expect to experience a typically humid subtropical climate. This means that you can look forward to warm temperatures throughout the year, but there is also a lot of rain. Average temperatures during the summer will climb into the high-twenties degrees Celsius and even during the winter, you can still expect maxima in the high-teens to low-twenties. Apart from the months of July and August, rainfall is heavy throughout the year and there is a total of 46 inches of precipitation annually.

Travel to Portogalo, Brazil

The closest airport for your holidays in Portogalo will be Rio de Janeiro-Galeao (GIG). Both TAM Airways and British Airways operate regular direct flights to and from London Heathrow (LHR). It would definitely be wise to arrange to collect a hired car from the airport for your onward drive to the self catering accommodation in Portogalo. You could also then use this for the duration of your holidays in the area.

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                  Villa #938905
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                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                                        • 6 BR
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                                        House #4274598
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                                          • 6 BR
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                                            Estate #4293574
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                                              Exceptional! 5/5
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