Airfare to Florianopolis, Brazil
Florianopolis is the capital of the Brazilian state of Santa Catarina. Half of the city is locate on the mainland, while half is on the Santa Catarina Island. It is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the entire country.
It has recently gained excellent reputation among travelers looking for great (42) beaches, interesting culture and beautiful scenery. The northern beach resorts – Jurerê, Daniela, Canasvieiras, Brava and Ingleses – are extremely crowded during the summer (December to March) and there are plenty of facilities available for the travelers. Eastern and southern beaches are very popular among surfers and the younger crowds.
Aside from the pristine beaches, Florianopolis is also home to interesting buildings, a stunning cathedral, four forts and the central market.
The city is served by an airport located 12 km from the center. TAM provides most of the domestic and international flights into the city. You can fly into Florianopolis from New York, Miami, Madrid, London and Frankfurt but you need to make a stopover in Sao Paulo. Gol, Azul and Oceanair also operate domestic flights and international flights from destinations in South America, such Buenos Aires, Montevideo and Santiago.
It is recommended to book your flight in steps. Firstly, book the flight into Sao Paulo and then the domestic flight into Florianopolis ($386 round trip on Gol).
In order to same some money, consider traveling outside the summer season and book your ticket in advance. It’s also recommended to fly during the weekdays.
For more information on Florianopolis, check out BootsnAll’s Brazil Travel Guide.