Quissamã Tourism

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Quissamã (Portuguese pronunciation: [kisɐˈmɐ̃]) is a municipality located in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro. It sits on Atlantic coastline with the two largest neighboring cities being Campos das Goytacazes to the north and Macaé to the south. Quissamã was part of the municipality of Macaé until the city emancipated in 1989. The population has surpassed 20,000 inhabitants as of the 2010 Census. The city's primary source of tax revenue comes from oil royalties collected from drilling in the waters just off its coast.


Looking for travel information about Quissamã? Explore the best travel advice on Quissamã, Brazil. After your splendid visit to Quissamã, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Armacao Dos Buzios. Armacao Dos Buzios is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Rua Das Pedras, Joao Fernandes Beach, Geriba Beach. To explore Quissamã, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Quissamã*

  • Quissamã: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Quissamã for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Quissamã.

    • Burglary and Theft 100 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 75 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 100 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Quissamã - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 46.69 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 38.89 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.21 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 32.58 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Quissamã

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Quissamã

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.33 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.58 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 48.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 95.76 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 59.85 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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