15 days in Brazil Itinerary

15 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Fernando de Noronha
— 4 nights
2
Rio de Janeiro
— 3 nights
3
Foz do Iguacu
— 2 nights
4
Gramado
— 2 nights
5
Sao Paulo
— 3 nights

4
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: tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Sueste, explore the striking landscape of Fernando de Noronha Marine National Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Ponta das Caracas, and head outdoors with Morro dois Irmaos.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Fernando de Noronha road trip website.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Fernando de Noronha is an approximately 23-hour flight. Traveling from Amsterdam to Fernando de Noronha, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Amsterdam in December; daily highs in Fernando de Noronha reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste
Ponta das Caracas ©
Ponta das Caracas

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: catch a ride on Sugarloaf Mountain, kick back and relax at Copacabana Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, and stroll through Pedra do Arpoador.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rio de Janeiro trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro in 7.5 hours. The time zone changes from Fernando de Noronha Standard Time to Brasilia Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In December in Rio de Janeiro, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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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.
On the 15th (Sun), take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): admire the engineering at Itaipu Dam and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parque das Aves Bird Park.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Foz do Iguacu vacation maker site.

Getting from Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in December, plan for little chillier nights in Foz do Iguacu, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Gramado.

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
Gramado

Gramado ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): stroll around Mini Mundo, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lago Negro, thenfind something for the whole family at Snowland, and finally learn about winemaking at Casa Seganfredo. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: immerse yourself in nature at Parque Estadual do Caracol, pause for some serene contemplation at Paroquia Nossa Senhora de Lourdes, thendon't miss a visit to Rua Coberta, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Gramado journey planning site.

Getting from Foz do Iguacu to Gramado by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Canela
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Lago Negro ©
Lago Negro
Mini Mundo ©
Mini Mundo
Snowland ©
Snowland

3
nights
Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, wander the streets of Paulista Avenue, and then stroll around Parque Ibirapuera. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, examine the collection at Museu De Arte Sacra De Sao Paulo, and then pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Sao Paulo trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Gramado to Sao Paulo takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In December, daytime highs in Sao Paulo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

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Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo
Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo ©
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo

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