São Paulo is the region where Ethno Brazil will occur. This region is involved for the Atlantic Forest and the temperatures are milder than in other regions of Brazil. During the period reserved for the Ethno, we will be in winter and the average temperature is 18°C. During this time of the year, the climate is drier, ideal for outdoor activities.

For people who came from other continents or Central America and North America is possible to come to São Paulo by airplane only. The metropolis of São Paulo has an international airport. Aeroporto Internacional de Guarulhos ( Guarulhos International Airport is located about 40 minutes from the center of the capital and concentrates international flights.

Aeroporto de Congonhas (

Located in Campinas, a city near 100Km distant of São Paulo, there is other important international airport: Viracopos International Airport (

All these airports have executive bus lines connecting them to important points in the capital. There are two bus terminals serving passengers from other regions or countries in South America:

Terminal Rodoviário do Tietê ( and

Terminal Rodoviário Barra Funda (

For domestic travel only, there is also the Jabaquara Bus Terminal (

These terminals are located in different areas of the city and are connected to public transport, which can be carried out by municipal bus ( also by urban trains and metro (

Vaccination against Yellow Fever is a recommendation. The number of cases of the disease increased in Brazil. The World Health Organization suggests that all travelers to Brazil have been vaccinated at least 10 days before the date of travel. More information:

All food, lodging and travel expenses during the Ethno are included in the application fee. Food restrictions should be reported on the application form.