Plenty of beaches, watersports and Atlantic Forest
In São Sebastião travelers can enjoy some of the most beautiful and fancy beaches in São Paulo state northern coast. Maresias is the flagship of the area, with perfect waves where national and international surf championships take place. Nightlife is also a highlight, with venues such as Sirena, which always features electronic music DJs.
Not far from Maresias, tourists can visit Cambury, recognized as a gastronomic hotspot, with restaurants such as Acqua and Manacá.
Those who are into a more peaceful mood can enjoy neighboring beaches such as Juquehy, Barra do Una, Paúba and Barra do Sahy. The town is also home to Indian villages with rich traditional handicraft.
Historic Center, Tuim Park, São Francisco Archeological Site, Mar Foundation, Beaches: Jureia, Barra do Una, Barra do Sahy, Cambury, Camburizinho, das Calhetas, Maresias, Juquehy; Trail to Brava beach.
Saint Sebastian Feast (January), Carnamar (February/March), Relay Marathon Bertioga-Maresias (May/October), Saint Peter the Fisherman Feast (June), Escape from the Islands – Swimming (Juquehy), Arraial Caiçara (July).
City Hall: www.saosebastiao.sp.gov.br
Tourist Office: (55 + 12) 3892-2620
Bus Station: (55 + 12) 3892-4340
São Sebastião is 206 km from São Paulo (SP).
Car: Ayrton Senna-Carvalho Pinto System (SP-070) until you reach exit 96 and then take Tamoios until you reach Caraguatatuba, then take Rio-Santos (SP-055). For Southern beaches it is also possible to take the Mogi-Bertioga road.
Bus: Litorânea - www.passaromarron.com.br - Phone: 0800-2853047
Buses depart from Terminal Rodoviário Tietê (São Paulo - SP).
Hotels and Restaurants
Vistabella Resort - R. Dr. Paulo Costa, 653 - (55 + 12) 3862-6703 - www.vistabela.com.br
Maresias Beach - Av. Dr. Francisco Loup, 1109 - (55 + 12) 3891-7500 - www.maresiashotel.com.br
Porto Mare - R. Sebastião Romão César, 400 - (55 + 12) 3865-5272 - www.pousadaportomare.com.br
Di Mari - Av. Walkir Vergani, 833 - (55 + 12) 3865-4711 - www.dimari.com.br
Villa Bebek - R. Zezito, 251 - (55 + 12) 3865-3320 - www.villabebek.com.br
La Plage Hotel - Av. Mãe Bernarda, 2020 - (55 + 12) 3863-3434 - www.juquehylaplage.com.br
Madre Guadalupe - R. Claudio Izidoro Espírito Santo, Juquehy, 251 - (55 + 12) 3863-3064 - www.madreguadalupe.com.br
Manacá - R. Manacá, 102, Camburizinho - (55 + 12) 3865-1566 - www.manaca.com.br
Acqua - Estrada do Cambury, 2000, Cambury - (55 + 12) 3865-1866 - www.restauranteacqua.com.br
Gulero - Av.Mãe Bernarda, 271, Juqueí - (55 + 12) 3863-1397