12 days in Brazil Itinerary

12 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Recife
— 1 night
2
Porto de Galinhas
— 2 nights
3
Tamandare
— 1 night
4
Maragogi
— 2 nights
5
Japaratinga
— 1 night
6
Sao Miguel dos Milagres
— 1 night
7
Maceio
— 2 nights
8
Recife
— 1 night

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night
Recife

Recife
Once the capital of Dutch Brazil, Recife has a history spanning back to 1537, when it was little more than a handful of fishing houses on the beach.
For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Recife travel route builder tool.

Cuiaba to Recife is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Amazon Standard Time to Brasilia Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Cuiaba in November, plan for little chillier days in Recife, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 29°C. You'll set off for Porto de Galinhas on the 14th (Thu).

Things to do in Recife

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 14:

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nights
Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas ©
You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Muro Alto Beach, then stroll through Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cachacaria e Pimentaria Tio Gilson.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Porto de Galinhas vacation builder.

You can drive from Recife to Porto de Galinhas in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. November in Porto de Galinhas sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tamandare.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Cachacaria e Pimentaria Tio Gilson ©
Cachacaria e Pimentaria Tio Gilson

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Tamandare

Tamandare ©
Beaches and natural rock pools remain top draws on most Tamandare itineraries, though the relatively small coastal town also offers a surprisingly lively restaurant scene.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Carneiros and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Tamandare.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Tamandare trip planning website.

Getting from Porto de Galinhas to Tamandare by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Tamandare when traveling from Porto de Galinhas in November, with lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Maragogi.

Things to do in Tamandare

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Praia dos Carneiros ©
Praia dos Carneiros
Praia de Tamandare ©
Praia de Tamandare

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Maragogi

Maragogi ©
Located on the scenic Costa dos Corais, the municipality of Maragogi has become a hot spot for ecotourism.
On the 17th (Sun), see the vivid underwater world at Gales de Maragogi and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Maragogi Beach. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Praia Ponta de Mangue, kick back and relax at Antunes Beach, and then explore the gorgeous colors at Piscinas Naturais de Barra Grande.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Maragogi trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Tamandare to Maragogi takes an hour. November in Maragogi sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Japaratinga.

Things to do in Maragogi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 19:
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Gales de Maragogi ©
Gales de Maragogi
Maragogi Beach ©
Maragogi Beach
Antunes Beach ©
Antunes Beach

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Japaratinga

Japaratinga ©
The flag of Japaratinga says a lot about the municipality: two palm trees flank a central crest, where a blue-sailed boat bobs on an ocean in which three fish swim.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at N S das Candeias Church, then kick back and relax at Bitingui Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Japaratinga Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): kick back and relax at Barreiras do Boqueirao Beach and then explore the gorgeous colors at Piscinas Naturais de Japaratinga.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Japaratinga journey planner.

Japaratinga is just a short distance from Maragogi. In November, daily temperatures in Japaratinga can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Sao Miguel dos Milagres.

Things to do in Japaratinga

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 20:
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Japaratinga Beach ©
Japaratinga Beach
Piscinas Naturais de Japaratinga ©
Piscinas Naturais de Japaratinga
Barreiras do Boqueirao Beach ©
Barreiras do Boqueirao Beach

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Sao Miguel dos Milagres

Sao Miguel dos Milagres ©
A tranquil enclave of the Coral Coast, Sao Miguel Milagres offers postcard-worthy scenes of white sand, swaying palm trees, and clear waters.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): stroll through Beach Patacho - Ecological Route Miracles, then stop by Sandalia do Lima, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia de Sao Miguel dos Milagres.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Sao Miguel dos Milagres trip planning website.

You can drive from Japaratinga to Sao Miguel dos Milagres in 1.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Sao Miguel dos Milagres are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Maceio.

Things to do in Sao Miguel dos Milagres

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Beach Patacho - Ecological Route Miracles
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Beach Patacho - Ecological Route Miracles ©
Beach Patacho - Ecological Route Miracles
Praia de Sao Miguel dos Milagres ©
Praia de Sao Miguel dos Milagres
Sandalia do Lima ©
Sandalia do Lima

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Maceio

Maceio ©
Dazzling waters, long stretches of white sand beach, and the splendid colors of nearby mineral cliffs typify Maceio, the laid-back capital of Alagoas state.
On the 22nd (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Frances Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Nossa Senhora do Livramento Church, and then kick back and relax at Praia de Pajucara. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Ponta Verde Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Gunga.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Maceio online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sao Miguel dos Milagres to Maceio takes 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Maceio can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Recife.

Things to do in Maceio

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Frances Beach, Praia do Gunga
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 23:
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Praia do Gunga ©
Praia do Gunga
Praia de Pajucara ©
Praia de Pajucara
Frances Beach ©
Frances Beach

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Recife

Recife ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Se Cathedral, then get to know the fascinating history of Recife Antigo, and then see the interesting displays at Museu Cais do Sertao.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Recife sightseeing planner.

Fly from Maceio to Recife in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Maceio in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Recife, with lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Recife

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Se Cathedral
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 24:
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Recife Antigo ©
Recife Antigo
Se Cathedral ©
Se Cathedral
Museu Cais do Sertao ©
Museu Cais do Sertao

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