17 days in Brazil Itinerary

17 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Rio de Janeiro
— 4 nights
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Foz do Iguacu
— 3 nights
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Fernando de Noronha
— 5 nights
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Porto de Galinhas
— 3 nights

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4
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Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro ©

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Kids will enjoy Copacabana Beach and Praia de Ipanema. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pedra Bonita, pause for some photo ops at Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, and contemplate the waterfront views at Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rio de Janeiro route builder.

Karachi, Pakistan to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pakistan Standard Time to Brasilia Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. December in Rio de Janeiro sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

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

3
nights
Foz do Iguacu

Foz do Iguacu ©

Land of the Waterfalls

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 30th (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Buddhist Temple, get to know the resident critters at Parque das Aves Bird Park, and then steep yourself in history at Marco Das Tres Fronteiras.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Foz do Iguacu sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in December, Foz do Iguacu is little chillier at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow time for travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
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Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Itaipu Dam ©
Itaipu Dam

5
nights
Fernando de Noronha

Fernando de Noronha ©

Emerald of the Atlantic

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Baia do Sancho and Praia do Sueste. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Fernado de Noronha Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Atalaia Beach, don't miss a visit to Fortaleza N S dos Remedios, and get outside with Morro dois Irmaos.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Fernando de Noronha online route builder.

Fly from Foz do Iguacu to Fernando de Noronha in 10 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Foz do Iguacu to Fernando de Noronha is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Foz do Iguacu in January: highs in Fernando de Noronha hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Porto de Galinhas.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Trails
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Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste
Praia do Cacimba do Padre ©
Praia do Cacimba do Padre

3
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Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas ©

Hawaii of the Atlantic

You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): explore the gorgeous colors at Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas, enjoy the sand and surf at Pontal de Maracaipe, and then view the masterpieces at Casa Jerimum. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cupe beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Muro Alto Beach, and finally stop by Nata Artesanato.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Porto de Galinhas trip maker.

Getting from Fernando de Noronha to Porto de Galinhas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. January in Porto de Galinhas sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
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Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Pontal de Maracaipe ©
Pontal de Maracaipe

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