21 days in Brazil Itinerary

21 days in Brazil Itinerary

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21 days in Brazil Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly + bus:  24​h
1
Gramado
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Bento Goncalves
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Porto Alegre
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  3​h 30​min
4
Bombinhas
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
5
Rio de Janeiro
— 7 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Vancouver

3
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.
Gramado is known for parks, nature, museums, theme parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Black Lake, find something for the whole family at Snowland, stroll around Caracol State Park, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gramado online holiday planner .

Vancouver, Canada to Gramado is an approximately 24-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Vancouver to Gramado. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bento Goncalves.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Canela
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Casa Seganfredo ©
Casa Seganfredo
Mini Mundo ©
Mini Mundo
Snowland ©
Snowland

3
nights
Bento Goncalves

Bento Goncalves ©
Founded in 1875, the young city of Bento Goncalves boasts a rich recent history and attractions that tastefully complement its surrounding natural features.
Get out of town with these interesting Bento Goncalves side-trips: Flores Da Cunha (Vinicola Salvattore, Vinicola Luiz Argenta, & more) and Cristo (in Guapore). Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at Cristofoli Vinhos de Familia and take in the pleasant sights at Caminhos de Pedra.

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Getting from Gramado to Bento Goncalves by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Porto Alegre.

Things to do in Bento Goncalves

Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Flores Da Cunha, Cristo
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Vinicola Salvattore ©
Vinicola Salvattore
Cristo ©
Cristo
Cristofoli Vinhos de Familia ©
Cristofoli Vinhos de Familia

3
nights
Porto Alegre

Porto Alegre ©
On your holiday to Porto Alegre, affectionately nicknamed "Smile City," you can expect a warm welcome from locals.
Porto Alegre is known for parks, nightlife, museums, childrens museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Chave-Mestra Porto Alegre, have some family-friendly fun at Lends Club, get engrossed in the history at Memorial Immigration and Japanese Culture of UFRGS, and walk around Parque Farroupilha.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Porto Alegre online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Bento Goncalves to Porto Alegre takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bombinhas.

Things to do in Porto Alegre

Parks Nature Museums
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Enigma Escape Game ©
Enigma Escape Game
Museu de Ciencias e Tecnologia da PUCRS ©
Mercado Publico de Porto Alegre ©
Mercado Publico de Porto Alegre

3
nights
Bombinhas

Bombinhas ©
A municipality geared towards seaside tourism, tiny Bombinhas makes up for its diminutive size with ample opportunities off its shores, including snorkeling, diving, and boat tours.
Go for a jaunt from Bombinhas to Penha to see Beto Carrero World about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Bombinhas Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ponta Grande Beach (Cangua), don't miss a visit to Vista Panoramica, and step off the mainland to explore Ilha de Porto Belo.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bombinhas trip itinerary maker tool .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Porto Alegre to Bombinhas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Bombinhas, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Bombinhas

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Beto Carrero World, Ilha de Porto Belo
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Bombinhas Beach ©
Bombinhas Beach
Beto Carrero World ©
Beto Carrero World
Praia De Quatro Ilhas ©
Praia De Quatro Ilhas

7
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, nature, parks, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sugarloaf Mountain, kick back and relax at Praia de Ipanema, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, and appreciate the history behind Corcovado Christ the Redeemer.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Rio de Janeiro visit planning app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Bombinhas to Rio de Janeiro takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 27°C. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Fri).

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Nature Beaches
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Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Bondinho  Pao de Acucar ©
Bondinho Pao de Acucar
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach

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