12 days in Brazil Itinerary

12 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Drive
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Ponta Grossa
— 1 night
Drive
2
Florianopolis
— 5 nights
Fly to Porto Alegre, Bus to Gramado
3
Gramado
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bento Goncalves
— 1 night
Bus to Esteio, Fly to Curitiba
5
Curitiba
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Tres Lagoas
— 1 night

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Ponta Grossa

Princess of the Fields

Founded in 1822, Ponta Grossa has grown to become the fourth most populous city in the state of Parana, with a population of over 330,000.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Parque Historico De Carambei, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Transfiguracao do Nosso Senhor (Ucraniana), and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Sant'Ana. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): stroll around Complexo Ambiental Governador Manoel Ribas, browse the different shops at Shopping Palladium, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbey of the Resurrection - Benedictine Monastery, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Sagrado Coracao de Jesus.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Ponta Grossa trip itinerary builder tool.

Tres Lagoas to Ponta Grossa is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Tres Lagoas to Ponta Grossa, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, daily temperatures in Ponta Grossa can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive to Florianopolis.

Things to do in Ponta Grossa

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

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nights
Florianopolis

Magic Island

Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.
Kids will enjoy Beto Carrero World and Praia da Galheta. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Lagoinha do Leste, step off the mainland to explore Campeche Island, get to know the fascinating history of Santo Antonio de Lisboa, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Jurere Beach.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Florianopolis trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Ponta Grossa to Florianopolis in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ponta Grossa in November since evenings lows in Florianopolis dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gramado.

Things to do in Florianopolis

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trip

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1
night
Gramado

Hydrangea Garden

Surrounded by impressive mountain scenery in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, the small city of Gramado charms visitors with its alpine European-style architecture and blossoming flowers.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): make a trip to Rua Coberta, walk around Mini Mundo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Paroquia Nossa Senhora de Lourdes.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Gramado itinerary planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Florianopolis to Gramado in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sun) before leaving for Bento Goncalves.

Things to do in Gramado

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

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Bento Goncalves

Wine Capital of Brazil

Founded in 1875, the young city of Bento Goncalves boasts a rich recent history and attractions that tastefully complement its surrounding natural features.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): tour in style with a train tour, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then make a trip to Praca Achyles Mincarone. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience rural life at Parque da Ovelha, then go for a walk through Caminhos de Pedra, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario N S do Caravaggio, and finally stroll around Parque dos Pinheiros.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bento Goncalves trip tool.

Traveling by car from Gramado to Bento Goncalves takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Curitiba.

Things to do in Bento Goncalves

Tours · Historic Sites · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trip

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2
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Curitiba

Ecological Capital of Brazil

The word "Brazil" isn't often mentioned in the same breath as "excellent urban planning"--except in Curitiba.
On the 10th (Tue), stroll around Tangua Park, then see the interesting displays at Museu Oscar Niemeyer, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico de Curitiba.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Curitiba trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Bento Goncalves to Curitiba in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 18°C. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Tres Lagoas.

Things to do in Curitiba

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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Tres Lagoas

Três Lagoas is a municipality in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at Shopping Popular, get outside with Lagoa Maior, and then steep yourself in history at Igreja Santo Antonio.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tres Lagoas travel planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Curitiba to Tres Lagoas. Traveling from Curitiba to Tres Lagoas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tres Lagoas

Outdoors · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Brazil travel guide

4.4
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.