Guarapari is a coastal town on the coast of Espirito Santo, Brazil. It is a part of Greater Vitoria. A municipal capital , it is located 47 km south of Vitoria, of the state capital. It is a well-known tourist destination, known for its curving white sand beaches backed by commercial development. With its heavily built-up coastline like Vila Velha and Vitória, it caters heavily to seasonal tourists, and consequently has quite a dramatic seasonal population fluctuation.