Búzios is more than a city, consisting as it does of a peninsula beach resort with twenty beaches and over 200 places to stay, of all categories.
===When to go===
High Season is from November till March and June to July (
local schools holidays. Low season is from March till May and August till October.May and April can be a very good months to go because is dry and quieter for families looking for relaxing times.December is the busiest month and it is great for parties, although you may face some lack of basics (water and food supplies) and prices rise substantially.Avoid going in March because can be quite wet.
Búzios is 176km from [[Rio de Janeiro (city)|Rio de Janeiro]] and 600km from [[Sao Paulo (city)|São Paulo]]. Buses connect the city to those capitals and neighboring cities (especially [[Cabo Frio]]). Long distance buses operated by ''1001''[http://www.autoviacao1001.com.br/en/] .
Geribá, Azeda, Azedinha, João Fernandes, Forninho, etc. *'''Rua das Pedras''' - restaurants, shopping and nightlife
*'''Boat trips''' through the beaches
three hour schooner trip goes round the beaches and out to an island. Fresh fruit is served, and it often stops for an optional swim in the ocean near the beach, and then stops at the beach itself. More than one company provides such tours, and they are easy to find. Just go out on the long dock from downtown and people will be there promoting the next trip with flyers , or go into any of the local travel agencies. It cost 30 Real in May 2006
Búzios is notorious for its sophisticated and therefore expensive restaurants. The new big thing in Búzios is pay-by-the-kilo restaurants; the original was a place called '''Boom''' and now there are about 20 of them. Boom's the good one.
'''David's''' on the main beach street downtown is one of the best casual seafood restaurant's.
Nightlife is huge in Búzios. One of the best nightclubs in town is '''Privilege'''. [http://www.buziosvideos.com/thenightlife]
Buzios has a particular timing for going out.
several options for accommodations from stylish guesthouses to 5-star hotels.
* <sleep name="Casas Brancas" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.casasbrancas.com.br" checkin="" checkout="" price="">Family owned for over 35 years, with 32 individually decorated rooms and suites, the Pousada boasts elegant architecture, multilingual staff, and a laid-back atmosphere. </sleep>
*<sleep name="Porto Bay Búzios" alt="" address="Rua dos Coqueiros, nº 10" directions="" phone="55 22 2623 2823" url="http://www.portobay.com/hotel.aspx?areaId=236" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long="">Boutique lodge with 21 suites in the centre of town. Breakfast can be served near the pool.</sleep>