26 days in Brazil Itinerary

26 days in Brazil Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brazil travel planner
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Porto de Galinhas
— 2 nights
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Fernando de Noronha
— 5 nights
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3
Rio de Janeiro
— 4 nights
Bus to Conceição de Jacareí, Ferry to Ilha Grande
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Ilha Grande
— 5 nights
Ferry to Angra dos Reis, Drive to Paraty
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Paraty
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
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Foz do Iguacu
— 3 nights
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Porto de Galinhas — 2 nights

You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
On the 28th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Cupe beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Muro Alto Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Tue): kick back and relax at Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach and then see the vivid underwater world at Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Porto de Galinhas road trip website.

New York City, USA to Porto de Galinhas is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Porto de Galinhas is 2 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from New York City in February, with highs in Porto de Galinhas at 86°F and lows at 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can fly to Fernando de Noronha.
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Fernando de Noronha — 5 nights

With 21 lush islands scattered among pristine waters in the Atlantic Ocean, a Fernando de Noronha holiday is well worth the effort it takes to get there.
Fernando de Noronha is known for beaches, wildlife, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Baia do Sancho, stroll through Conceicao Beach, get engrossed in the history at Fernando de Noronha Memorial, and see the interesting displays at Fundacao Projeto Tamar - Fernando de Noronha.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Fernando de Noronha trip planner.

Getting from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha by flight takes about 3 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in March, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can fly to Rio de Janeiro.
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Rio de Janeiro — 4 nights

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro is known for sightseeing, beaches, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Copacabana Beach, admire the striking features of Ilha Fiscal, make a trip to Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Barra da Tijuca Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rio de Janeiro trip planner.

You can fly from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro in 7 hours. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March, daytime highs in Rio de Janeiro are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ilha Grande.
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Ilha Grande — 5 nights

A tumultuous and unsavory history has kept Ilha Grande relatively undeveloped and free of the trappings of the modern world.
Ilha Grande is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get outside with LiG Lanchas, kick back and relax at Aventureiro, stroll through Abraaozinho Beach, and enjoy the sea views from Castelhanos Lighthouse.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ilha Grande road trip website.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Rio de Janeiro to Ilha Grande in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In March in Ilha Grande, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Paraty.
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Paraty — 4 nights

Gazing out over a bay of tiny tropical islands, with rainforests climbing mountains in the background, it's easy to see why tourism in Paraty gets more popular by the year.
Paraty is known for beaches, nature, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Centro Historico, step off the mainland to explore Ilha da Bexiga, stroll through Antigos E Antiguinhos Beach, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Paraty day trip tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Ilha Grande to Paraty takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Sao Paulo.
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Sao Paulo — 2 nights

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, see the interesting displays at Afro Brazil Museum, then walk around Parque Ibirapuera, and finally explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte Moderna de Sao Paulo. Here are some ideas for day two: take a tour by water with Cedeira Dive, then wander the streets of Paulista Avenue, and then browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Sao Paulo road trip planner.

Getting from Paraty to Sao Paulo by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. March in Sao Paulo sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can fly to Foz do Iguacu.
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Foz do Iguacu — 3 nights

A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Buddhist Temple, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parque das Aves Bird Park, and then admire the sheer force of Devil's Throat.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Foz do Iguacu road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Foz do Iguacu sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Brazil travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
Land of Brazilwood
The largest country in South America and the biggest Portuguese-speaking nation in the world, Brazil remains best known for its soccer tradition and annual Carnaval. Most visitors on holiday in Brazil come for the country's outstanding beaches, music, wildlife, and diverse neighborhoods, each one boasting its own distinct character, atmosphere, and way of life. A tour of Brazil reveals a vast land of great natural and human diversity, from its sprawling rainforest wildernesses, to its busy urban centers. There are plenty of things to do in Brazil, from basking on its coastline to chasing the samba scene or catching a picturesque sunset from one of the country's lush mountaintops.
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