©

Sao Carlos trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Sao Carlos

(1,700+ reviews from top 30 attractions)
Sightseeing Zoos & Aquariums Nightlife

Weather City

A vibrant student city, Sao Carlos serves as a major center of both learning and partying in Brazil. The metropolis, located at the center of Sao Paulo state, boasts a number of universities and community colleges, attracting lots of contemporary music artists to the area. One of the city’s most famous parties is its “Climate Festival,” which gives a nod to the varied weather experienced here every day. Sitting at an altitude of over 850 m (2,790 ft), the city tends to be windy and sunny with mild temperatures at night. Use our Brazil vacation route planner to arrange your visit to Sao Carlos and other destinations in Brazil.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Sao Carlos

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Sao Carlos

A number of large hotels can be found near the Universidade de São Paulo’s campus number one, offering reasonably priced rooms just a stone’s throw away from the city's liveliest bars and inexpensive eateries. For easy access to the surrounding region, consider staying at a roadside hotel in the outskirts that offer more affordable nightly rates. Those planning a longer stay in the city may find a vacation rental to be the most economical and comfortable accommodation option.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Sao Carlos:
Shopping, parks, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Shopping, parks, nightlife
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Parks, nature, adventure
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, nature, theme parks
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Outdoors, sightseeing, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to State of Sao Paulo

15 days in South America BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Sao Paulo BY A USER FROM CANADA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Campinas BY A USER FROM BRAZIL May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in South America BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in South America BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 30 days in South America BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Sao Bento do Sapucai BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 27 days in South America BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Brazil & Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in South America BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Sao Paulo BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM BRAZIL January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans