Porto Belo is situated on the Atlantic Ocean, south of Rio de Janeiro, in the Brazilian state Santa Catarina. It has a land area of 95 km2 (37 ml2) and a population of around 30,000 inhabitants. The little town is famous for its emerald-green waters, beautiful beaches, and great diving opportunities. Ocean temperature is tepid all year round.
Named for its beautiful harbour and located on a peninsular north of Santa Caterina Island, Porto Belo provides access to the city of Florianapolis and nearby Blumenau. The city of Blumenau is named after Dr.Hermann Bruno Otto Blumenau, and is a small piece of Germany in the middle of Brazil.
Tourists may visit the Colonial Family Museum and home of Dr.Blumenau, Glass Park for shopping and Crystal Museum, where crystal is manufactured. Board a cable car at Camboriu for a short ride to the Atlantic Forest Station. There are 60,000 m of ecological trails and 3 observation decks.
There is limited shopping by the tender wharf and a free shuttle that takes passengers in downtown Porto Belo for more stores. The main square is full of shops and vendors selling crafts and other items.
Porto Belo is a tender port. Cruise ships anchor outside of it and tender into the yacht harbor. There are 2 airports which serve the region: Florianopolis and Navegantes. Buses are available from Balneario Camboriu, Itajai, Itapema, Florianopolis Tijucas.
Port Porto Belo cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Porto Belo, Brazil. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|Day||Ship||Arrival||Departure||Next Port of Call|
|6 April, 2018|
|MSC Preziosa||09:00||18:00||Balneario Camboriu, Brazil|
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