11 days in Brazil Itinerary

11 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Joinville
— 4 nights
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Bento Goncalves
— 3 nights
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Marau
— 1 night
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Sao Jose Dos Pinhais
— 2 nights
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Joinville

— 4 nights

City of Princes

You'll feel a distinctly European atmosphere on your trip to Joinville, a city of about 550,000 in southern Brazil.
Joinville is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Morro da Boa Vista Viewpoint, make a trip to Portico e Moinho da XV, walk around Parque da Expoville, and pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Joinville - Sao Francisco Xavier.

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Salto to Joinville is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in January, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Bento Goncalves.

Things to do in Joinville

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors
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Bento Goncalves

— 3 nights

Wine Capital of Brazil

Founded in 1875, the young city of Bento Goncalves boasts a rich recent history and attractions that tastefully complement its surrounding natural features.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Praca Padre Jose Ferlin and then learn about winemaking at Cristofoli Vinhos de Familia. On the next day, savor the flavors at Aurora Winery, tour in style with a train tour, then relax in the rural setting at Parque da Ovelha, then take in the pleasant sights at Caminhos de Pedra, and finally do a tasting at Vinícola Salvati e Sirena.

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Traveling by car from Joinville to Bento Goncalves takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Marau.

Things to do in Bento Goncalves

Wineries · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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Marau

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): examine the collection at Marau Municipal Museum, take in the dramatic scenery at Cascata do Maringa, and then stroll around Parque de Rodeios Municipal.

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You can drive from Bento Goncalves to Marau in 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sao Jose Dos Pinhais.

Things to do in Marau

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 7 — 8:

Sao Jose Dos Pinhais

— 2 nights
São José dos Pinhais is a city in Paraná, Brazil. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): do a tasting at Vinhos Irmaos Juliatto, then don't miss a visit to Portico of Sao Jose dos Pinhais, then admire the majestic nature at Parque Municipal Sao Jose dos Pinhais, and finally browse the different shops at Shopping Sao Jose. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Parana Encantado HISGEOPAR, take in the views from Ponte Velha, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Rua das Flores, and finally do a tasting at Vinhos do Italiano.

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Traveling by car from Marau to Sao Jose Dos Pinhais takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sao Jose Dos Pinhais

Wineries · Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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Brazil travel guide

4.4
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.