Flights from Recife
Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport
If you're on the hunt for affordable flights from Recife, Brazil, Orbitz.com can help. Once you enter your anticipated travel dates into the site's database, you'll receive a number of flight and fare offers from several different airline carriers. You'll then be able to choose the low-cost fare that works best for your budget. You can also search for deals on hotel rooms and rental cars. When your flight leaves Recife, it will be flying out of Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport. The airport is located 6.8 miles from downtown Recife. The airlines servicing this airport include American Airlines, TAP Portugal and Condor Flugdienst. They provide domestic and international flights to destinations around the world, including Miami, Frankfurt and Rio de Janeiro.
Transportation to Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport
There are several ways to get to the airport from town. If you take a taxi from town to the airport, it's going to cost you approximately 25 Brazilian real, or $12.30. There's also an airport bus called the Bordorema Bus Service that travels to and from the city's center to the airport. It will cost you about $2.50.
Parking at the Airport
The airport's parking lot can accommodate over 2,000 vehicles. Short-term parking costs four Brazilian real per hour, or $1.90. The long-term parking rate is $9.85 per day.
Dining at the Airport
There are several dining options at the airport. There's a food court filled with restaurants that serve both Brazilian and continental fare. Cafeteria Palheta and Romar Cafeteria are great places to grab a coffee or breakfast before a flight. Book your cheap flights from Recife through Orbitz.com to get the best travel deals.
Flights to Florianopolis
Florianopolis-Hercilio Luz International Airport
Book cheap flights to Florianopolis and other Brazilian destinations through Orbitz.com and get great deals on all of your travel needs. Visitors flying into Florianopolis-Hercilio Luz International Airport are just 8 miles from downtown Florianopolis and within easy access of hotels and local attractions. This airport serves many airlines, including Avianca, Azul Airlines, and TAM Airlines.
Airport Transportation Options
After taking advantage of the low fare you found on Orbitz.com, you can also book a rental car through Avis, Hertz, or other car rental companies. Alternatively, you can hire a taxi to take you to your hotel or to the Florianopolis-Hercilio Luz International Airport shuttle, which drops off passengers at various locations around town.
Weather in Florianopolis
The climate in Florianopolis is warm year round. Summer temperatures are typically in the 70s and 80s, while winter temperatures range from the mid-50s to high 60s. Because Brazil is in the southern hemisphere, summer is considered to be between December and February, while winter occurs from June through August. January and February can be extremely rainy, although rain can occur any time of year. Bring a raincoat or umbrella so that you are prepared for sudden downpours.
Attractions in Florianopolis
Florianopolis is located in the state of Santa Catarina, on the coast of Brazil. There are 42 beaches along the coast of Florianopolis, including those with calm water that is perfect for swimming and others with surf-worthy waves. Colonial architecture in town appeals to history buffs, and nature lovers will can visit the area's waterfalls, sand dunes, and its two large lakes. In addition to cheap flights to Florianopolis and other international destinations, Orbitz.com also offers vacation packages that include accommodations and tickets to local attractions.
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