Tips for Camping with the Family, Places, Photos

Enjoy a holiday weekend, vacation or even a weekend camping trip with the family is a great option for those who are looking to strengthen and reinforce family ties and meet new places, getting closer to nature and moving away a little from the routine in big cages.

The camp provides the family meet different habits of those who are accustomed to and exchange experiences with new people, in addition to offering the opportunity to enjoy a beautiful sunrise or sunset, more informal clothes, play with his kids without worrying about the hours and feel the scents and sounds of nature. During the night, a great program is to look at the sky and take the chance to see thousands of stars.

What to take

To ensure a good rest period at camp with the family is good to make a list of materials that you should consider well in advance. Starting with the tent, it may be necessary to take more than one, depending on the number of family members and the size of the tent, that it must be comfortable and be based on a durable material.

With respect to other items, the quantity varies according to the time that the family will be encamped, but basically you need to take sleeping bag, inflatable mattress, cooler (or a small cooler), products for personal hygiene and first aid kits, flashlights, knives, glasses, cutlery, pans, chairs or stools, camping stove, food and drink enough for everyday and clean clothes.

In choosing clothes don’t forget to bring warm clothes and blankets, because in these open areas is typically cold during the night. In addition, the rain can appear suddenly and change the time.


In virtually all Brazil there are great places to camp. In some of them there are good structures, with electricity, bathrooms, private security, cafeteria and other pampering. And there are also those in which is only what nature has to offer, you get and set up the structure. Search more information before deciding on a particular site.

Some of the most sought after places to camp in the country are:

-Serra do Cipó (MG)

– Chapada dos Veadeiros (GO)

-Marumbi Peak State Park (PR)

-Black Waterfall (SP)

-Jalapão (TO)

-National Park of Sete Cidades (PI)

-National Park of Serra da Bocaina (RJ and SP)

In addition to these places, it is also possible to camp at sites, farms and country houses of friends and family, or in a location closer to nature, without much mato (to avoid attracting a large amount of insects), provided that safety is guaranteed.