Downtown Buzios is a walkable, romantic neighborhood known for being relaxing and offering ample choices for restaurants and bars. Outdoor settings, such as the beaches, parks, and flowers, attract many visitors. A stay at one of Downtown Buzios's hotels or B&Bs makes it easy to venture out into the greater Buzios area.
Sightseeing around Downtown Buzios
The local monuments will impress, as will other attractions. For cultural attractions, head to Casa-Atelie Carlos Scliar Museum, Surf Museum, and Cabo Frio Municipal Theater. Brigitte Bardot Statue, Sant'Ana Church, and Chapel of Our Lady Desatanudos are monuments worth a look. Some landmarks that can't be missed include Santos Dumont Square, Sao Benedito Church, and Sao Mateus Fort. Hours of family fun are waiting at Buziosnauta, Casamar, and Buzios Kart.
Shopping, boating, and being pampered at a spa are just a few things to do in the area. Soak up some sun at Armacao Beach, Canto Beach, and Bones Beach. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Orla Bardot, Ferradura Lagoon, and Joao Fernandes Viewpoint. Buzios Marina, Beach Handicraft Market, or Shopping Park Lagos Mall will provide yet another welcomed diversion.
A few of the area's most popular attractions are Geriba Beach, Azeda Beach, and Joao Fernandes Beach. You can also head to Amores Beach, Azedinha Beach, and Virgin Beach.
Getting around Downtown Buzios
Learn about your options for water transportation at the marina.
Downtown Buzios is 29.4 miles (47.3 km) from the airport in Macae (MEA). You can also fly in and out of Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), which is located 82.3 miles (132.5 km) away.