14 days in Salvador, Morro de Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro Itinerary

14 days in Salvador, Morro de Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro Itinerary

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14 days in Salvador, Morro de Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro Itinerary

Start: Salvador
1
Salvador
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2 h 30 min
2
Morro de Sao Paulo
— 3 nights
+2
Ferry + Foot + Fly:  5 h 30 min
3
Rio de Janeiro
— 7 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  6 h
End: Salvador

3
nights
Salvador

Salvador ©
Nowhere are the traditions of Brazil's African-background community as strong as in Salvador, the colorful, historical capital of Bahia state.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Forte Beach and Guarajuba Beach. Go for a jaunt from Salvador to Praia do Forte to see Projeto Tamar about 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Pelourinho, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Porto da Barra, admire the striking features of Church of Our Lady of the Rosary of the Black People, and pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Salvador travel route site .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Deputado Luiz Eduardo Magalhães International Airport. In August in Salvador, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Morro de Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Salvador

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Side Trips

Praia do Forte, Guarajuba Beach
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Forte Beach ©
Forte Beach
Projeto Tamar ©
Projeto Tamar
Praia Farol da Barra ©
Praia Farol da Barra

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nights
Morro de Sao Paulo

Morro de Sao Paulo ©
One of the island of Tinhare's five villages, Morro de Sao Paulo stands as an old, charming settlement, with plenty of natural attractions and all the facilities to make visitors feel at home.
You've now added Morere to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): kick back and relax at Morere, kick back and relax at Terceira Praia, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Quarta Praia, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Da Nossa Senhora Da Luz. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Gamboa Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Primeira Praia.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Morro de Sao Paulo trip itinerary maker website .

You can ride a ferry from Salvador to Morro de Sao Paulo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. August in Morro de Sao Paulo sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Morro de Sao Paulo

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Morere
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Quarta Praia ©
Quarta Praia
Segunda Praia ©
Segunda Praia
Gamboa Beach ©
Gamboa Beach

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pedra Bonita, Parque Lage, Maracanã, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Parque Lage, pause for some photo ops at Corcovado Christ the Redeemer, take in the awesome beauty at Pedra Bonita, then see where the action happens at Maracanã, then get great views at Leblon Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Praia de Grumari. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB Rio de Janeiro, kick back and relax at Pedra do Arpoador, then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Ipanema, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Rio de Janeiro online travel route builder .

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Morro de Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Morro de Sao Paulo in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rio de Janeiro, with lows of 22°C. On the 30th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

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Imperial Museum
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Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain

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