For some travelers, Brazil is all about beaches, Carnival, and bodacious bodies. But for those with more peaceful, traditional taste, a sampling of what life is like in the Brazilian countryside would be heaven indeed. So, the next time you visit this beautiful country, take some time to make the two-hour journey from São Paulo and arrive at Fazenda Catuçaba.
This expansive property houses an operational organic farm, rivers, lakes and magnificent mountaintop views. Set above the main house are four villas and three charming farmhouses containing seven suites and three bedrooms, outfitted with all accoutrements necessary to coexist with modernity. Wake up to unbelievable views, then spend your day exploring such sights on horseback or by foot.
Of course, when sustenance is needed, Fazenda Catuçaba serves up delicious meals with culinary flair. Homegrown organic and sustainable ingredients fill up the menu, and little luxuries effortlessly make their way onto your plate. Delicious.