Getting Around in FlorianopolisEdit This
The North, the Center and the South
Getting Around by CarHaving a car in Florianopolis will make your stay much more comfortable because you will navigate the long distances with more comfort. The Hercilio Luz International Airport provides a lot of good options when deciding to rent a car. The main expressway that covers most of the island is the SC-401. Other important expressways to remember are the SC-403, SC-404, SC-405 and SC-406. Drive through the SC-405 and SC-406 to visit the local rainforest reservations. Some important information to remember is that Florianopolis has over 40 neighborhoods-- so don't be surprised if you run into 2 streets with the same name but in different neighborhoods.
Getting Around by BicycleCicloBrasil and the State University of Santa Catarina designed and developed a bicycle program that aims to increase the use of bicycles in Florianopolis for both leisure and transport. Traveling by bicycle around the city provides you a different perspective and is worth the try. Florianopolis continues to be a bicycle friendly city.