12 days in Brazil Itinerary

12 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rio de Janeiro
— 3 nights
2
Foz do Iguacu
— 2 nights
3
Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
4
Fernando de Noronha
— 2 nights

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, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Sugarloaf Mountain, tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque Lage, enjoy the sand and surf at Copacabana Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro road trip website.

Athens, Greece to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Rio de Janeiro is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Athens in October, things will get a bit warmer in Rio de Janeiro: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach

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 28th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: see human ingenuity at work at Itaipu Dam and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parque das Aves Bird Park.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Foz do Iguacu trip planning website.

You can fly from Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in Foz do Iguacu, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) 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 30th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Museu de Arte Brasileira - FAAP, walk around Parque Ibirapuera, and then pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, thenexplore the world behind art at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, and then wander the streets of Paulista Avenue.

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Fly from Foz do Iguacu to Sao Paulo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu in October, expect nights in Sao Paulo to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough 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

2
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, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Baia do Sancho, explore the activities along Buraco do Galego, hike along Trilha Costa Esmeralda, and explore the striking landscape of Fernando de Noronha Marine National Park.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Fernando de Noronha trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Sao Paulo to Fernando de Noronha takes 7 hours. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Fernando de Noronha, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sao Paulo in November; daily highs in Fernando de Noronha reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Morro dois Irmaos ©
Morro dois Irmaos
Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos

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