Apr 11 – 20, 2024
Instituto Principia
America/Sao_Paulo timezone

Travel information


Citizens of some countries need a Brazilian entry visa. We can provide an invitation letter for a registered participant upon request. Before making travel arrangements check with a Brazilian Consulate about all entry requirements.


Brazilian currency is the REAL. Its sign is  R$ and its ISO code is BRL. It is subdivided into 100 centavos ("hundreths").

Today exchange rate: BRL to USD and USD to BRL.


Governador André Franco Montoro International airport (GRU) connects São Paulo to several domestic and international destinations. It is the main airport in Brazil and about 23 km from NUINT 24 venue.


Check with your health insurance about coverage in São Paulo. NuInt 2014 does not offer any medical or dental service. You may consider buying health insurance before arriving in São Paulo.


Electricity power in São Paulo is mainly 110V / 60 Hz AC. Some hotels may provide other standards. Check with your hotel prior to your arrival. Type "N" plug, shown below, is used only in Brazil and South Africa. You may need an adaptor to connect your devices to a Brazilian outlet.