In need of a little inspiration? We selected 50 amazing national destinations for you to visit after quarantine 

Yes, we know: the more the social isolation if necessary, the greater our desire to pack our bags and travel. Unfortunately, the current moment calls for a much-needed break. However, despite an uncertain future, nothing prevents us from plan trips future. So, how about a list of 50 national destinations to visit after quarantine?

When all this passes, this will be a good way to give that strength to the national tourism get back up After all, tourism generates jobs, moves the economy and even makes you know the most amazing places in our country.

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Tourism in Brazil: 50 national destinations to visit when the quarantine is over 

Alter do Chão – Pará

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If, when the quarantine is over, you want to disconnect and stay in the midst of peace and nature, an ideal destination is Alter do Chão. This village close to Santarém, in Pará, allows the tourist to get in touch with the local community and get to know all the beauties of the Tapajos River, which forms numerous islands along its length. Another must-see attraction is the Tapajós National Forest, which has several trails.

Guarda do Embaú – Santa Catarina

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A true refuge on the coast of Santa Catarina, the Embaú Guard still maintains a peaceful atmosphere and fishing village. A place very frequented by tourists because of its waves, it is that perfect national destination for those who want to relax amid stunning landscapes and lots of untouched nature.

Chapada dos Veadeiros – Goiás

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Just 220 km from Brasília, the Veadeiros Plateau It is a destination to visit after the quarantine is over because it offers thousands of attractions amidst a scenery full of waterfalls, canyons, caves, wells and rivers, in addition to incredible rock formations. In addition, Chapada dos Veadeiros still has a mystical atmosphere, perfect for renewing your energies.

Urubici – Santa Catarina

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For those who enjoy a cold and cozy climate surrounded by natural beauties, Urubici It's the ideal destination for when the quarantine is over. The city is located at an altitude of 915 meters in the Serra Catarinense, meaning that, in winter, it even snows there. In addition, attractions such as Pedra Furada and the Espraiado Canyon are not to be missed.

Morretes – Paraná

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Colonial mansions, bucolic squares, a river following the city and, in the surroundings, a lot of nature. This is Morretes, a charming city in the Serra do Mar paranaense that is a few kilometers from the capital Curitiba. In addition, you can also travel this route by train, considered one of the most beautiful routes in the world.

Capitol – Minas Gerais

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The city of Capitol has many natural attractions. Nicknamed the “Mar de Minas”, Lake Furnas is the main attraction of the municipality and concentrates activities in boat trips along its waters. In addition to the waterfalls, the destination is home to natural pools, mountains with fascinating trails that can be explored by adventurers.

Paraty – Rio de Janeiro

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Located in the southern part of Rio de Janeiro state and formed by paradisiacal islands, the city provides the tourist with an unforgettable scenery with its preserved forest and several waterfalls. In addition to the exuberant nature, the destination still maintains a charming and preserved historic center, with several colorful houses.  

Foz do Iguaçu – Paraná

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With a privileged location in western Paraná, Foz do Iguaçu is situated on the border between Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina. In addition to this excellent location, where it is possible to visit three countries at the same time, the city also has the imposing Iguaçu Falls, one of the most famous tourist attractions in Brazil.

Brotas – Sao Paulo

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Known as the ecotourism capital of São Paulo, sprouts it is just three hours from the capital of São Paulo and offers several activities to practice in nature. Some possibilities are tree climbing, zip lines, trails, quadricycles and rafting, the latter considered one of the best in Brazil. But, in addition, there are also several waterfalls and even a crystal clear water boiler open for visitation.

Ouro Preto – Minas Gerais

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A great open-air museum, Black gold attracts many tourists because of its incomparable architectural ensemble. Part of the gold path in Royal Road, the city fascinates by presenting striking and expressive points such as the churches that exhibit incredible works of art from the baroque phase of Minas Gerais. 

Lencois Maranhenses – Maranhão

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THE Lencois Maranhenses National Park is one of the national destinations to visit when the quarantine passes. On this trip you will discover one of the truly unique places in the world. Thus, walking on the white sands of the largest dune field in Brazil, cooling off in crystal clear lagoons and watching the sunset are unique experiences to do in a lifetime.

Chapada dos Guimarães – Mato Grosso

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Imagine a place full of waterfalls, caves and lots of green. THE Chapada dos Guimaraes National Park is 70 km from cuiabá, the capital of the State of Mato Grosso, and covers more than 30,000 hectares. There are more than 150 km of rocky walls that share space with native vegetation, waterfalls, lakes and caves.

Bonito – Mato Grosso do Sul

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Bonito is an option both for those who appreciate ecotourism and for those who want to be dazzled by some of the most beautiful scenarios in Brazil. In the city, it is possible to float and dive in the crystal clear rivers, practice abseiling and visit impressive caves. Do you still have doubts that this is one of the national destinations to visit when the quarantine is over?

Mount Roraima – Roraima

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THE Mount Roraima it is one of the oldest and most exotic places on the planet. It is part of the group of mountains called Tepui, with rare table-shaped relief, which formed about 2 billion years ago in the South America. The region is formed by beautiful savannas, cut by rivers and waterfalls, where the imposing hill is located, the seventh highest point in Brazil with 2,727 meters of altitude.

Cardoso Island – Sao Paulo

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located in Canaanite, in the extreme south of the State of São Paulo, the island is a totally preserved point to visit. Formed by beautiful beaches, waterfalls, trails and preserved native forest, it still has an illustrious resident, the gray dolphin, which swims freely along its beaches and enchants tourists.

Terra Ronca State Park – Goiás

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Located in the municipality of São Domingos in Goiás, close to the border with Bahia, the Terra Ronca State Park it has one of the most beautiful and significant groups and caves in Brazil and the Americas. In its 50 thousand hectares of area, waterfalls and multiple cave systems with around 300 caves.

Jericoacoara – Ceará

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Jericoacoara, or Jeri, as it is called, is perhaps the most desired destination on the coast of Ceará at the moment. And it's no wonder, as it has one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil, with calm and crystalline waters. In addition, the atmosphere of the small viva is pure tranquility, perfect for those who want to disconnect.

Brumadinho – Minas Gerais

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THE Inhotim Institute located in Brumadinho, approximately 60 kilometers from Belo Horizonte. It is currently the largest open-air art museum in Latin America and features a contemporary art collection on 96 hectares of exhibition space. In addition, 700 hectares of space are dedicated to ecological preservation, uniting nature and art in a unique proposal.

Ilha Grande – Rio de Janeiro

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It is worth getting to know Big Island, located in Angra dos Reis, Rio de Janeiro. The place has 365 islands filled with beaches where it is possible to perform diving and water activities. Thus, this is the ideal national destination for those looking for nature, shade and lots of fresh water.

PETAR – Sao Paulo

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THE PETAR (Alto Ribeira Tourist State Park) is located in the extreme south of the State of São Paulo, close to the border with Paraná. With rivers, valleys, native forest and waterfalls, the park's main highlight is its more than 300 caves, 12 of which are open to visitors. Thus, this is undoubtedly one of the national destinations to visit when the quarantine is over.

Jalapão – Tocantins

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Known for its impressive ponds of crystal clear water surrounded by palm trees and native forest, the jalapão it's an impressive place. Ideal for those who want complete contact with nature, it also has incredible golden sand dunes, which can reach up to 30 meters in height.

Gramado – Rio Grande do Sul

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Located about 130 km from Porto Alegre, Lawn reserves alpine-style houses, several parks, museums, beautiful landscapes and many restaurants. Thus, the city of Rio Grande do Sul is very popular with visitors, especially during the winter season, when everything is even more charming.

Xingó Canyon – Sergipe

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One of the tours in Brazil that you need to do when the quarantine is over is to visit the San Francisco River Canyon by boat in Sergipe, considered the fifth largest navigable canyon in the world. In addition to seeing the incredible rock walls, the visitor also has the opportunity to swim in the clear waters of Velho Chico.

São Miguel das Missões – Rio Grande do Sul

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For those who appreciate historical places, São Miguel das Missões is on the border between Brazil and Argentina and presents some of the best preserved remains of the Jesuit missions in Brazil. The ruins, dating from the 17th century, can still be visited. Thus, it is an amazing place and, for sure, one of the national destinations that you must visit when the quarantine is over.

Pipa – Rio Grande do Norte

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the village of Kite It is among the main attractions of Rio Grande do Norte and is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the country, offering more than 10 beaches with different scenarios and beauties. Praia do Curral, for example, is famous for harboring schools of dolphins that come close to the sand strip.

Porto de Galinhas – Pernambuco

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It is not news to anyone that the beaches of the Brazilian Northeast are stunning. Port of Chickens, in Pernambuco, is undoubtedly one of them. With attractions for all styles, this village so acclaimed by travelers is a paradise on earth, calm, crystalline waters and white sand form the landscape.

Chapada da Diamantina – Bahia

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One of the most beautiful places in Brazil, the Chapada da Diamantina, in the state of Bahia, is a giant stronghold of natural beauty. The place concentrates incredible formations such as rivers, canyons, valleys and caves, a full plate for those who are passionate about ecotourism. There are more than 300 waterfalls cataloged in the region.

Ubatuba – Sao Paulo

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Located on the north coast of São Paulo, Ubatuba has more than 100 beaches of soft sand and a lot of preserved native forest. Therefore, it is possible to find from the busiest beaches to the most deserted and preserved, some with crystalline waters that allow the practice of diving.

Viscount of Mauá – Rio de Janeiro

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Viscount of Mauá, in the Rio de Janeiro, is a charming city with numerous attractions that involve nature, such as waterfalls, natural pools, rivers, rock formations, peaks and viewpoints. Thus, extreme sports are also widely practiced in the place, from trekking, camping, abseiling, rafting, off-road, among others.

Marataizes – Espírito Santo

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Known as Pérola Capixaba, marathizes is famous for its more than 25 km of coastline, as well as landscapes surrounded by cliffs. You steep walls that reach 40 meters in height. Thus, just over 2 hours from Vila Velha, it is an accessible and heavenly destination to visit in a post-quarantine setting.

President Figueiredo – Amazonas

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Ever heard of the “land of Amazonian waterfalls”? it's about the city President Figueiredo, which offers more than 150 waterfalls to visit, as well as caves and various ecotourism activities. The city is about 100 kilometers from Manaus, being one of the national destinations you need to know after the quarantine is over.

Caraiva – Bahia

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Think of a cozy place, with lots of nature and full of colorful houses. so is the charming Vila de Caraiva, in Bahia, which has several incredible beaches to enjoy. In addition, it is also possible to bathe in the waters of the Caraíva River, which is just behind the village. In doubt, keep both of them.

Serra da Capivara – Piauí

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THE Serra da Capivara National Park, in the hinterland of Piauí, breaks some records that are rarely discussed in Brazil: the area is certainly home to the largest concentration of prehistoric sites in the Americas and the largest concentration of cave paintings in the world: there are more than 1200 archaeological sites and more than 30 thousand paintings found in the region. Therefore, there is no doubt that this is one of the national destinations that you must visit when the quarantine is over.

Maragogi – Alagoas

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One of the national destinations to visit when the quarantine is over and totally relax is maragogi. The great attraction of the region are the natural pools, known as “galés”, where you can snorkel as the waters are almost transparent. So, if you want to know more about the region, a tip is to schedule a buggy tour.

Afuá – Pará

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Affectionately nicknamed the “Venice of the Amazon”, the municipality is located in the famous Marajo Island, and surrounded by native forest with countless Amazonian landscapes. In addition, the place stands out for its colorful wooden houses, built on stilts, drawing attention amid the landscape.

Arraial do Cabo – Rio de Janeiro

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Located in trendy Lakes Region, the city of Arraial do Cabo brings together several attractions that every traveler is looking for: paradisiacal beaches with clear waters, lagoons, dunes and viewpoints that offer the opportunity to see all the beauty of the region. So, there are nine beautiful beaches that you can enjoy and include in national destinations for when the quarantine passes.

Serra do Roncador – Mato Grosso


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Formed by chapadas, an impressive fauna and flora and surrounded by more than 100 waterfalls, the Serra do Roncador it is 500 km from Cuiabá and extends to the state of Pará, in Serra do Cachimbo. In addition, the region reserves different options for those who enjoy adventure, in addition to impressive landscapes.

Jarapatinga – Alagoas

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Strategically located between maragogi and Porto de Pedras, the newly discovered paradise beach still receives little movement of tourists, being a good idea for those who want to rest away from the crowd. So, between coconut groves as far as the eye can see and a sea of calm, green waters, Japaratinga can be the perfect destination for your dream vacation in Alagoas.

Chapada das Mesas – Maranhão

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THE Chapada das Mesas it is still a destination little explored by tourists, but after this quarantine it is a place you need to know. This is because there are dozens of waterfalls, trails, viewpoints, groves of buritizais, rivers and incredibly transparent water wells, which form surprising and untouched scenarios, which most of the time are in inhospitable regions. Therefore, it is the nature of Brazil in all its perfection.

Parrachos de Maracajaú – Rio Grande do Norte


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Crystal clear waters full of coral reefs, so are the Parrachos de Maracajaú, a region of natural pools near Natal, in Rio Grande de Norte. Thus, it is worth renting a speedboat and taking a dip to be enchanted by the exuberant maritime life present in the place.

Caparaó National Park – Minas Gerais

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THE Caparao National Park is one of the icons of mountaineering in Brazil. It is there that you can visit some of the highest peaks in the country, such as Pico da Bandeira, and visit caves, archaeological sites and waterfalls. So, for adventurers who love to discover new places, this is one of the national destinations to include in your list when the quarantine is over.

Baixa – Bahia

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With 5 lakes and 14 springs, Baixio is part of the destinations in Bahia still little known. The place is surrounded by ecological walks and trails, which lead to the famous lagoons, which contain crystalline and warm waters, great for bathing. Therefore, it is one of the national destinations that deserves a visit when the quarantine is over.

Nobles – Mato Grosso

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The city of nobles is gaining fame for the crystal clear rivers and waterfalls with crystal clear water that surround the region. A destination still little explored in Mato Grosso, it is only 140 km from Cuiabá and is very similar to Bonito, in Mato Grosso do Sul, offering tours in the midst of nature, adventure activities and visits to caves.

Costa do Conde – Paraíba

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With a mixture of salty sea waters with impressive natural architecture, the Costa do Conde is located near João Pessoa and is one of the places to visit when the quarantine is over. Therefore, the place offers numerous beaches with different landscapes, some with cliffs, others surrounded by coconut trees.

Fernando de Noronha – Pernambuco

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No doubt, Fernando de Noronha It is one of the most beautiful places not only in Brazil, but in the world. The region is famous for the preservation of animals and local biodiversity, so it is possible to get in full contact with nature and come across numerous native species. Thus, it is worth scheduling a boat trip to discover all the beaches, trails and mountains.

Bento Gonçalves – Rio Grande do Sul

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Bento Goncalves, in Serra Gaúcha, known as the city of grapes, was influenced by a strong Italian colonization. Thus, traditions continue to this day, whether in the delicious canteens or in the wineries that can be visited. In addition, there is also an immense architectural collection from the last century still preserved.

Maraú Peninsula – Bahia

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In Costa do Dendê, in the south of Bahia, the Maraú Peninsula it is an ecological sanctuary that can only be accessed by a dirt road or by boat. However, it's all worth it, as the place has a long stretch of sand, natural pools and a sunset that will make parents enjoy incredible days and return with renewed energy.

Anavilhanas Archipelago – Amazonas 

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A trip to the islands of Anavilhanas Archipelago, in the National Park of the same name, in Novo Airão, is a great choice among national destinations for when the quarantine is over. This is because it is an opportunity to get to know all the grandeur of the Amazon Forest and its traditional communities. In addition, you can enjoy several river beaches that emerge in the driest periods.

Tamandaré – Pernambuco

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Another of the national destinations to visit when the quarantine is over is  tamandaré. With a climate of peace and tranquility, the place offers several paradisiacal beaches, among them the Carneiros Beach, houses the famous Church of São Benedito, right in front of the sea, one of the most beautiful in Brazil.

Pirenopolis – Goiás

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Do you like waterfalls? Then schedule a trip to Pirenópolis when this phase of the quarantine passes. The city has 82 waterfalls, many of which are open to visitors. In addition, the Pirenopolis Waterfalls are known all over the world. Therefore, many of them have infrastructure with bathrooms, restaurants, handicraft shops and much more.

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