12 days in Brazil Itinerary

12 days in Brazil Itinerary

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12 days in Brazil Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Rio de Janeiro
— 3 nights
2
Foz do Iguacu
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
4
Fernando de Noronha
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Dubai

3
nights
Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro ©
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 beaches, nature, parks, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Pao de Acucar, kick back and relax at Barra da Tijuca Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, and make a trip to Escadaria Selaron.

For maps and other tourist information, go to the Rio de Janeiro tour itinerary app .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Dubai to Rio de Janeiro, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Dubai in January: high temperatures in Rio de Janeiro hover around 37°C and lows are around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Pao de Acucar ©
Pao de Acucar
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Corcovado Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado Christ the Redeemer

2
nights
Foz do Iguacu

Foz do Iguacu ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Buddhist Temple, then get to know the resident critters at Parque das Aves Bird Park, and then admire the engineering at Itaipu Dam. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): admire the engineering at Iguazu Falls.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Foz do Iguacu road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in January, Foz do Iguacu is slightly colder at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Itaipu Dam ©
Itaipu Dam

2
nights
Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©
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 14th (Tue): shop like a local with Paulista Avenue, walk around Parque Ibirapuera, and then browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, then explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and then see the interesting displays at Museu De Arte Sacra De Sao Paulo.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Sao Paulo tour itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Foz do Iguacu to Sao Paulo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu in January, expect nights in Sao Paulo to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are little chillier, around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums Shopping Parks
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Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo

3
nights
Fernando de Noronha

Fernando de Noronha ©
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, museums, wildlife, outdoors, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Baia do Sancho, stroll through Praia do Sueste, hike along Trilha Costa Esmeralda, and see the interesting displays at Projeto TAMAR Fernando de Noronha - Patrocínio PETROBRAS.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Fernando de Noronha online trip planner .

Getting from Sao Paulo to Fernando de Noronha by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Sao Paulo to Fernando de Noronha. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Fernando de Noronha when traveling from Sao Paulo in January, with lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste
Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos

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