Popular Accommodations in Laguna
Highlights in Laguna
- Spacious sandy beaches
- Whale watching
- Anita Garibaldi Museum
- Historic city centre
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Vacation rentals in Laguna
The beauty of the beaches is a good reason to rent an apartment in Laguna. From such an apartment you only need a few steps to the turquoise waters of the sea to refresh yourself. In the vacation rental in Laguna you will often find a garden as well as your own pool, which invites you to swim in absolute privacy.
Vacation in Laguna
Location and orientation
Laguna is a city of 47.400 inhabitants in the south of Brazil, which belongs to the federal state Santa Catarina. It is 110 kilometres from Florianópolis and is famous for its 16 beautiful sandy beaches. Many of them are often deserted. The most popular is in the noble area of Mar Grosso, where modern houses meet centuries-old buildings. Laguna was declared a national landmark of art and history in 1984.
Along the coast of Laguna you can observe passing whales between April and July.
Top 3 travel tips
The fountain Carioca was built in 1863 by slaves. In 1906 it was enlarged and today this well supplies the whole Laguna with water. Here lovers like to meet to drink from the water. Because legend has it that the couple will stay together forever. In addition, the well water is said to have a rejuvenating effect.2. Visit a place steeped in history
From the windows of the building that today houses the Anita Garibaldi Museum, the Juliana Republic was proclaimed. The house was built in 1747 and was once used as a hostel for a prison and the city administration. In the museum you can see exhibits from the time of the Juliana Republic and the Farroupilha Revolution. Also worth seeing is the statue of Anita Garibaldi, which stands in the middle of the museum square.3. Enjoy the most beautiful view over the city
Laguna has a viewpoint worth seeing, commonly known as Morro da Glória. It is located on the highest point of the city, which has 126 meters of altitude difference. From here you have a breathtaking view over the historic city centre, to many other parts of the city as well as to the northern and southern beaches, the lagoons and the Santa Marta lighthouse.