Guarujá, is a médium-sized city on the coast of São Paulo State. It is the major seashore tourist resort in São Paulo, located on the Tropic of Capricorn in a spectacular location. Its front is an Atlantic bay beachfront and right behind it rises the Atlantic Rainforest mountain range up to 600 m above sea level. The name Guarujá comes from the Tupi language and means “narrow path”.
Guarujá is easily accessible from the São Paulo International Airport Guarulhos via the Imigrantes Highway, which takes you from São Paulo city (800 m above sea level) down to the coast.