Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
Campinas is a city and county in São Paulo state, Brazil. As the core of a metropolis of 2.6m people, it's the third biggest city in the state, just after São Paulo itself and Guarulhos. Campinas means "grass fields" in Portuguese and refers to its characteristic landscape.
The Parque Do Taquaral is an excellent place for exercising and is a favourite local spot for running, walking or ridding a bike.
Campinas is a regular stop of the Brazilian national beach volleyball circuit, having already hosted five stages (1993-95, 2005, 2012).
Parque Do Taquaral
Address: Portão 7, Avenida Dr. Heitor Penteado, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
Closest airport: Aeroporto Internacional de Viracopos (the easiest way is to get a connection in Rio de Janeiro to Campinas, otherwise it is one and a half hour from the Airport of Guarulhos, São Paulo City)
Distance from each airport is approximately: CAMPINAS – 15 KM // SÃO PAULO 130 KM