19 days in Brazil Itinerary

19 days in Brazil Itinerary

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1
Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
2
Rio de Janeiro
— 4 nights
3
Foz do Iguacu
— 3 nights
4
Manaus
— 4 nights
5
Recife
— 3 nights

2
nights
Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Paulista Avenue as well as Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take a peaceful walk through Parque Guarapiranga and then identify plant and animal life at Borboletario Aguias da Serra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP and then make a trip to Paulista Avenue.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sao Paulo itinerary builder app.

Recife to Sao Paulo is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Recife in June: high temperatures in Sao Paulo hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

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Borboletario Aguias da Serra ©
Borboletario Aguias da Serra
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue

4
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.
Get some historical perspective at Fortaleza de Santa Cruz da Barra and Forte de Copacabana. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Copacabana Beach and Reserva Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rio de Janeiro: Niteroi (Sossego Beach & Camboinhas Beach). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Instituto Moreira Salles, kick back and relax at Praia do Leme, stop by BarraShopping, and buy something for everyone on your list at Shopping Village Mall.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rio de Janeiro driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sao Paulo in June; daily highs in Rio de Janeiro reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Niteroi
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Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain

3
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.
Ecomuseu de Itaipu and Missal Municipal Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visiting Iguazu Falls and Thermas Cataratas will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, buy something for everyone on your list at Cataratas JL Shopping, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral Sao Joao Batista.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Foz do Iguacu trip planning website.

You can fly from Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Rio de Janeiro in June, with highs in Foz do Iguacu at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Manaus.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Missal Municipal Museum
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Ecomuseu de Itaipu ©
Ecomuseu de Itaipu
Missal Municipal Museum ©
Missal Municipal Museum

4
nights
Manaus

Manaus ©
It's hard not to get excited when planning a trip to Manaus, capital of the state of Amazonas, and the largest city on the mighty Amazon River.
Visit Acutuba Beach and Praia do Tupe for some beach relaxation. Appreciate the collections at Palacete Provincial and Palacio da Justica. Make the 28th (Fri) an awe-inspiring day at Amazon Rainforest. Next up on the itinerary: race across the water with a speed boat tour, view the masterpieces at Galeria Amazonica, explore the galleries of Galeria do Largo, and have fun at Shot In The Dark.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Manaus vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Foz do Iguacu to Manaus takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu to Manaus, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu in June, expect nights in Manaus to be much warmer, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Recife.

Things to do in Manaus

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Acutuba Beach, Amazon Rainforest
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Amazon Rainforest ©
Amazon Rainforest
Acutuba Beach ©
Acutuba Beach
Palacio da Justica ©
Palacio da Justica

3
nights
Recife

Recife ©
Once the capital of Dutch Brazil, Recife has a history spanning back to 1537, when it was little more than a handful of fishing houses on the beach.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museu Cais do Sertao and Oficina Ceramica Francisco Brennand. Centro Historico and Church and Monastery of Sao Bento are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Recife's surroundings by going to Se Cathedral (in Olinda), So Arte (in Nossa Senhora do O) and Porto de Galinhas (Serrambi Beach, Muro Alto Beach, &more). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Paiva Beach, browse the exhibits of Risoleta Britto Galeria, admire the striking features of Pernambuco House of Culture, and make a trip to Paco Alfandega Recife.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Recife route planner.

You can fly from Manaus to Recife in 8 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Manaus to Recife is 1 hour. Traveling from Manaus in July, you will find days in Recife are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Recife

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Olinda, Porto de Galinhas, So Arte
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Serrambi Beach ©
Serrambi Beach
Centro Historico ©
Centro Historico
Se Cathedral ©
Se Cathedral

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