About Sao Vicente

Let's have a look around into background of Sao Vicente

Let’s have a look around into the background of Sao Vicente.

  • Region: Sao Paulo
  • Country: Brazil
  • Latitude: -23.9666667
  • Longitude: -46.3833333
  • Time zone: America/Sao_Paulo
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -2 hours

Weather in Sao Vicente

  • Climate: Warm and Temperate climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April-mid to November-mid


A coastal municipality at southern São Paulo, Brazil- São Vicente is a beautiful place. It is a component of the Metropolitan Region of Baixada Santista. The population is around 355,542 and the area is approximately 147.89 square kms or 57.10 square miles.

It is situated on the western half of coastal São Vicente Island. It has the larger and wealthier neighbouring port and commercial city of Santos on the island's eastern half. Most part of the two cities' urban areas is separated by a small north-south hill range , but they are close in the north and on a narrow beach strip in the south.

Distance from Sao Vicente center to Airport

  • Congonhas-São Paulo Airport
  • Driving Distance: 40 miles / 64 km
  • Driving Time: 43 minutes
  • Languages: Portuguese

Modes of transport

  • Airport: São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport for international flights and national hub, and Congonhas-São Paulo Airport for domestic and regional flights
  • Rail: Luz and Julio Prestes in the Luz/Campos Eliseos region
  • Road: Bus – São Paulo Tietê Bus Terminal

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10% service fee added to the Bill, no tips given separately

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: R$5 to R$10
  • Housekeeper: R$5 to R$10
  • Concierge: R$5 to R$10

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: R$2 to R$5

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Praia Grande
  • Santos
  • Guaruja

Emergency Contact Numbers in Sao Vicente city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 193/ 190/ 192
  • Airport: Sao Paulo International Airport [ +55 11 2445-2945]
  • Hospital: Hospital São Vicente de Paulo [ +55 21 2563-2121 ]


Let’s step into the extensive list of To Do’s in Sao Vicente.

  • São Vicente Carnival
  • São Vicente Baia das Gatas Festival
  • Santa Isabel (Municipality Day)

Tourist Attractions

  • Porchat island
  • Suspension Bridge
  • Itarare beach

Theatre & Concerts

  • Cinemar Comércio e Eventos
  • São Paulo Playback Theatre
  • Teatro São Pedro

Visit Top Restaurants in Sao Vicente

  • Terraco Chopp
  • Van Gogh
  • Ti Maria

Top Shopping Centers in Sao Vicente

  • Shopping Brisamar
  • Goodshop Centrão de Compras
  • Galeria Popular São Vicente

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Porto das Naus - 1º trapiche da história do Brasil
  • Adara Art's
  • Jardim Castelo

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Caipirinhas - Gaudio Restaurante
  • Caldeirada - Terraco Chopp
  • Pork chops - Restaurante Guimaraes

Sports Club

  • Santos Sao Vicente Golf Club
  • Paulistano Athletic Club
  • Clube de Regatas Tumiaru

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: 11.59 R$ / 0.33 liter
  • Taxi: 4.50 R$ (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): 3,758.33 R$
  • Cheap meal: 25.00 R$
  • Gasoline: 3.51 R$ / liter
  • 3 course meal: 120.00 R$