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About Florianópolis

Florianopolis, the capital of the state of Santa Catarina, is located in the south of Brazil and is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean. You will be fascinated by this island and now you will be able to experience its beauty on your next vacation at ultra-low prices with JetSMART. Pack your bags and enjoy this seaside paradise well known for its beaches. The city center is the main and oldest district of Florianopolis and was originally founded under the name of Nossa Senhora do Desterro Village. This is where most of the tourist, historical and cultural attractions of the island of Santa Catarina are found, including the Hercílio Luz Bridge, the Florianópolis Public Market and Plaza XV de Novembro, among many others.

About airport

Hercílio Luz International Airport is located south of the city of Florianopolis in the State of Santa Catarina, Brazil. Because of its location, it is also called Florianopolis International Airport. There are several means of transportation to get to the city. The fastest way is to take an official cab which will take approximately 10 minutes.

What to do? Florianópolis?

In Floripa, as it is commonly called by its inhabitants, you can enjoy countless beaches and practice water sports such as sailing and surfing, the latter being one of the most popular in the area. Important national and international surfing championships are held there. Surfers' favorite beaches are Praia Joaquina and Praia Mole. If you are traveling with your family, Praia de Daniela is the perfect beach for children and adults, as it has calm waters that are perfect for those who like to swim or simply play by the sea.

When to go Florianópolis?

From January to December, it will always be a good time to travel to Florianopolis.  The temperature is warm and there is little rainfall all year long. The highest average temperature in Florianopolis is 27°C (80°F) in January and the lowest is 19°C (66°F) in June. The average water temperature ranges from 20°C to 28°C (68°F to 82°F).

Temperature and map Florianópolis