Directions to Backpackers Sunset
Map & Directions
When you arrive at Florian�polis bus station, walk past the hustlers offering pousadas and telling that The Backpackers Sunset is closed, and straight out of the doors facing Floripa Centro. Turn right and five minutes walk to the south (past the bus terminal car park) is the local bus station. The bus to Lagoa da Conceicao leaves from the second-last stop at the end of the middle platform. This bus is #330 or #320. Ride this bus to the Lagoa Terminal. Here, change to bus #360 to Barra da Lagoa and ride to bus stop no 2 on the hilltop or ask to be dropped at Latitude Club. Cross the road, walk to the right to the first orange gate and ring the door bell!- Welcome to the Backpackers Sunset.
This journey should take 40 min and cost R$ 2, 95. Change is rare, so don�t try to pay with a big bill. These blue buses run from 5.50 AM until 11.30 PM (occasional buses run later).
OR By taxi - Walk out the doors and ask a driver to take you to the hilltop of Praia Mole, next door to the club Latitude 27.Have atttention and make sure they drop you at our hostel, and not our sister hostel.
It will cost around R$ 50, 00.
From the airport
By bus - Walk out of the airport and go to the bus stop out the airport. Catch green bus #183 or #186 which comes every ten minutes. Written on the bus is Corredor do Sudoeste. Get off at the local bus station in Florian�polis and follow the directions from above. This bus will cost you R$ 1,60 and take you 25-30 minutes during rush hour. It runs from 5.30 AM until 12.30 PM.
OR By taxi - It will cost you around R$ 50,00, 40-50 minute ride. Ask a driver to take you to Praia Mole, next door to the club Latitude 27. It will cost around R$ 50, 00.