Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Mata de Sao Joao

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Mata de Sao Joao. This city's theme park, snorkeling and spas draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Mata de Sao Joao

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Mata de Sao Joao has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Klaus Peters Municipal Natural Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Papa-Gente Beach (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Project Tamar Turtle Sanctuary (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Rolf Aquatic Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Mata de Sao Joao

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, February, January, March and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mata de Sao Joao

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Mata de Sao Joao. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Praia do Forte Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Sapiranga Ecological Reserve (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Klaus Peters Municipal Natural Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Timeantube Lagoon (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Humpback Whale Institute (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Papa-Gente Beach (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Mata de Sao Joao

Fly into Salvador (SSA-Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Intl.), the closest airport, located 33.4 mi (53.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Mata de São João?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 914 holiday lettings near Mata de São João. From 573 Houses to 8 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mata de São João is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mata de São João?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mata de São João:

  • Imbassaí: 71 holiday homes
  • Sauípe: 42 holiday homes
  • Praia do Forte: 231 holiday homes
  • Guarajuba: 288 holiday homes
  • Barra do Jacuípe: 100 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mata de São João?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Mata de São João. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Diogo Dunes: 810 holiday lettings
  • Alameda do Sol: 910 holiday lettings
  • Timeantube Lagoon: 906 holiday lettings
  • City Hall: 641 holiday lettings
  • Vila Nova da Praia: 782 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mata de São João listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Mata de São João?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 573 Houses in Mata de São João. Our other popular types of Mata de São João holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 299 self catering accommodations
  • Estates: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mata de São João?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 741 holiday homes with pool available in Mata de São João. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.