12 days in Brazil Itinerary

12 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rio de Janeiro
— 2 nights
2
Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
3
Fernando de Noronha
— 3 nights
4
Porto de Galinhas
— 2 nights

2
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: enjoy the sand and surf at Copacabana Beach, stroll through Pedra do Arpoador, admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, and brush up on your military savvy at Museu Historico do Exercito e Forte de Copacabana.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro travel planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 29-hour flight. You'll gain 8.5 hours traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Rio de Janeiro due to the time zone difference. In October, Rio de Janeiro is a bit cooler than Kolkata (Calcutta) - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema

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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 13th (Wed): wander the streets of Paulista Avenue, stroll around Parque Ibirapuera, and then browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP and then explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Sao Paulo trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in October since evenings lows in Sao Paulo dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

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Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo

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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: kick back and relax at Baia do Sancho, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Praia do Bode, and head outdoors with Baia dos Porcos.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Fernando de Noronha trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Sao Paulo to Fernando de Noronha takes 7 hours. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Fernando de Noronha: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Porto de Galinhas.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
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Morro dois Irmaos
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste

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Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas ©
You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
On the 18th (Mon), see Off-Road Tours, stroll through Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach, thenkick back and relax at Muro Alto Beach, and finally stop by Nata Artesanato.

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Traveling by flight from Fernando de Noronha to Porto de Galinhas takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Porto de Galinhas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Nata Artesanato ©
Nata Artesanato

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