CLICK to enlarge mapSaquarema is located on the lakes’ region
between the tropical forest, lakes & ocean...
100 km from Rio and known as 'the capital' of surf in Brazil.
A half way to Búzios and 1 hour to Cabo Frio or Arraial do Cabo.



On weekends is the destination for cariocas looking for relaxation,
excellent seafood, perfect waves,
amazing beaches and one of the most beautiful
sunsets on earth.
That's all only 300 meters away at Itaúna Beach or Massambaba beach.











Daily Bus schedule Rio de Janeiro to SaquaremaAuto Viação 1001 bus co.Bus ticket R$ 21 reais(Trip time 1 hour 45 min.)7:30 - 9:30 - 11:30 - 13:30 - 15:30 - 16:30 - 17:30 - 19:00 - 20:40

>>> IMPORTANT <<<>
Saquarema is NOT the last stop.
Bus passes first at Jacone, Vila beach (along the beach), Saquarema and last stop Araruama.
When in Saquarema get off the Bus in front of the lake's shopping center & police station
200 meters after bus passes city's bridge.
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DISTANCES FROM SAQUAREMARio de Janeiro - 110 km
Cabo Frio - 60 km
Araruama - 20 km
Arraial do Cabo - 70 km
Búzios - 90 km
Rio das Ostras - 100 km
Macaé - 150 km




PORTUGUESE BASICS
Hi = Oi / Bye = Tchau / Thank you = Obrigado(a)
Please = Por Favor / Sorry = Desculpe / Excuse = Licença
Good Morning = Bom Dia / Good Evening = Boa Noite

Yesterday = Ontem / Today = Hoje / Tomorrow = Amanha
Tonight = Hoje a noite / Morning = Manha
Afternoon = Tarde / Night = Noite

Woman = Mulher / Man = Homem / Boy = Garoto
Girl = Garota / Child = Criança / Guy = Cara
Young = Jovem / Old = Velho

Bus = Onibus / Taxi/Cab = Taxi / Subway/Tube = Metro
Ferry Boat = Barca / Plane = Avião / Bicycle = Bicicleta
Street = Rua / Avenue = Avenida / Square = Praça

Surfboard = Prancha / Snorkell = Máscara
Wax = Parafina / Fishing Rod = Vara de Pesca
Towel = Toalha / Beach tent = Barraca de Praia

Bakery = Padaria / Drustore = Farmácia / Medicine = Remédio
Bus Stop = Ponto de Onibus / Bank = Banco / Exchange = Cambio
Money = Dinheiro / Coins = Moedas / News Paper = Jornal
Magazine = Revista / Phone Card = Cartao Telefonico

What = O que / How = Como / Where = Onde
Which = Qual / Who = Quem / When = Quando
Whose = De quem / How much = Quanto custa
Where is = Onde fica
How long to = Quanto tempo até
How offen = Com que frequência
What's your name = Qual o seu nome
My name is = Meu nome é
Nice to Meet you = Muito Prazer
Cheers = Saúde or Tin-Tin
How can I go to = Como vou para
Where is the bus stop = Onde é o ponto de ônibus
Can I have = Eu queria
What's up = E ai, beleza ?

NUMBERS
One = Um / Two = Dois / Three = Tres / Four = Quatro
Five = Cinco / Six = Seis / Seven = Sete / Eight = Oito
Nine = Nove / Ten = Dez / Twenty = Vinte / Thirty = Trinta
Fourty = Quarenta / Fifity = Cinquenta / Hundred = Cem
FOODMilk = Leite / Coffee = Café / Water = Água / Tea = Chá
Juice = Suco / Beer = Cerveja / Sugar = Açúcar / Salt = Sal
Butter = Manteiga / Egg = Ovo / Cheese = Queijo / Ham = Presunto
Fish = Peixe / Chicken = Frango / Meat = Carne / Fries = Batata Frita
Bread = Pão / Cake = Bolo / Garlic = Alho / Onion = Cebola
Tomato = Tomate / refreshment = refrigerante /White bread = Pão de forma
Cookie = Biscoito / Salted snacks = Salgadinho / Barbecue = Churrasco
Smoked Ham = Presunto Defumado / Chicken breast = peito de frango
Pork = Porco / Lamb = Carneiro / Seafood = Frutos do Mar
Shrimp/Prawn = Camarão / Lobster = Lagosta / Oister = Ostra
Aubergine = Beringela / Cucumber = Pepino / Lettuce = Alface
Cabbage = Repolho / Vinegar = Vinagre / Olive Oil = Azeite