XI Latin American Workshop on
Nonlinear Phenomena


Tourist information


About Búzios

In a beautiful location, and just about 170 km east from Rio de Janeiro city, Armação dos Búzios, or only Búzios, is on the tip of a peninsula (see photo) with an area of 96sq.km (37sq.mi).  Its 23 beaches and 18 islands attract visitors from all over the world.


In Búzios the tourist finds various leisure options that go beyond the beaches and natural beauty. A large variety of good restaurants, bars and night clubs guarantee the fun on Rua das Pedras and on Orla Bardot, main points of the city, located a few meters from the hotels.
The visitor can take a real gastronomic tour through the different specialties offered by more than 100 restaurants, including the Thai cuisine, Marroquian, French, Italian, Japanese and
, of course, Brazilian, amongst others.


Besides being a great destination for anyone who wants to enjoy the ocean, Búzios is a real paradise for those who love the nature and tropical atmosphere, offering a wide variety of options for ecological tourism.  




Pre&Post in Rio



Few cities can be claimed as a destination as Rio de Janeiro. Located between miles of beautiful sandy beaches and  jungle covered mountains, Rio is in the heart of one of the most beautiful urban landscapes in the world. As if that wasn't enough, its tropical weather and very friendly people, makes Rio an ideal destination on a year round basis and truly fulfills its title of "A Cidade Maravilhosa"- The Marvelous City!.


Hotel accomodation in Rio

Price per room and per night including daily buffet breakfast and taxes:
Arpoador Inn  (4 stars)    Copa/Ipanema
>R$ 180,00
>R$ 200,00
Acapulco Copacabana  (3 stars) Leme/Copacabana
R$ 192,00
R$ 215,00
R$ 264,00
Mirador Copa (4 stars) Copacabana
R$ 185,00
R$ 185,00
R$ 225,00
Santa Clara (2 stars) Copacabana
R$ 140,00
R$ 160,00
R$ 200,00



2 DAYS / 1 NIGHT PACKAGE (09-10 October):
Including: daily buffet breakfast, taxes and Afternoon ½ day visit to Sugar Loaf (regular tour)

ACAPULCO  (3 stars)
Price per person:
Single room:   R$ 290,00

Double room: R$ 205,00
Triple room:   R$ 185,00

MIRADOR COPA (4 stars)
Price per person:
Single room:   R$ 280,00

Double room: R$ 190,00
Triple room:   R$ 170,00

COPA SUL  (3 stars)
Price per person:
Single room:   R$ 375,00

Double room: R$ 255,00
Triple room:   R$ 225,00

Price per person:
Single room:   R$ 235,00

Double room: R$ 175,00
Triple room:   R$ 165,00



Half day Sugar Loaf Tour Description - Afternoon  
Drive along the world famous beaches in the city, along the Flamengo Park, Botafogo Harbor, until reaching the Urca District where you will take a thrilling cable-car ride to the top of spectacular Sugar Loaf Mountain - 1,200 feet of sheer rock at the bottle-neck entrance of Guanabara Bay. Ascent is made in two stages: first to the top of the Urca Hill and then to the Summit of Sugar Loaf Mountain, for a breathtaking 360 degree view of Rio, Guanabara Bay, the city of Niteroi and the blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean.


Additional information at:


Rua Gerenal Roca, 935 / 204 - Tijuca - Rio de Janeiro - Brasil - CEP: 20521-070
 (55 21) ... / 3278-0164 - Fax: (55 21) 3203-4823