11 days in Brazil Itinerary

11 days in Brazil Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brazil route planner

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Fly to Guararapes - Gilberto Freyre International Airport, Drive to Porto de Galinhas
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Porto de Galinhas
— 1 night
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Fernando de Noronha
— 3 nights
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Salvador
— 1 night
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Sao Paulo
— 1 night
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Rio de Janeiro
— 2 nights
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Porto de Galinhas

— 1 night

Hawaii of the Atlantic

You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): see Off-Road Tours, then kick back and relax at Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach, and then stroll through Pontal de Maracaipe. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Muro Alto Beach, then kick back and relax at Praia De Maracaipe, then explore the gorgeous colors at Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas, and finally view the masterpieces at So Arte.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, go to the Porto de Galinhas online trip itinerary builder.

Lahore, Pakistan to Porto de Galinhas is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Lahore to Porto de Galinhas, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Lahore in January, with highs in Porto de Galinhas at 34°C and lows at 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 5 — 6:

Fernando de Noronha

— 3 nights

Emerald of the Atlantic

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.
Get some cultural insight at Ruínas do Antigo Presídio and Igreja Nossa Senhora dos Remedios. You'll get in some beach time at Baia do Sancho and Praia do Cachorro. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Praia do Cacimba do Padre, see the sky in a new way at Aulas de Energia – Espaco Usina Solar Fernando de Noronha, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and contemplate the waterfront views at Buraco do Galego.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Fernando de Noronha online road trip planner.

Fly from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, daily temperatures in Fernando de Noronha can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Salvador.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 9:

Salvador

— 1 night

Black Rome

Nowhere are the traditions of Brazil's African-background community as strong as in Salvador, the colorful, historical capital of Bahia state.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Salvador trip maker website.

You can fly from Fernando de Noronha to Salvador in 6 hours. The time zone difference moving from Fernando de Noronha Standard Time to Brasilia Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Salvador

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 9 — 10:

Sao Paulo

— 1 night

Land of Drizzle

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Associação Cultural Nossa Senhora de Fátima, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, then take a stroll through Liberdade, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at São Paulo Cathedral.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Sao Paulo driving holiday planner.

Getting from Salvador to Sao Paulo by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salvador in January, plan for little chillier nights in Sao Paulo, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 10 — 11:

Rio de Janeiro

— 2 nights

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
On the 12th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon, stroll through Pedra do Arpoador, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Ipanema, then contemplate the long history of Parque Lage, and finally make a trip to Escadaria Selaron.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro online visit planner.

You can fly from Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, Rio de Janeiro is a bit warmer than Sao Paulo - with highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
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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.