22 days in Belo Horizonte, Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro Itinerary

22 days in Belo Horizonte, Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro Itinerary

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Belo Horizonte
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Sao Paulo
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Rio de Janeiro
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Belo Horizonte

Garden City

Named for its spectacular mountain views, and known locally as the "Garden City," Belo Horizonte has historically fostered a connection with nature since its inauguration in 1897.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like MM Gerdau - Museu das Minas e do Metal and Santuario de Nossa Senhora da Piedade. Your inner history buff will appreciate Igreja Sao Jose and Catedral Nossa Senhora Boa Viagem. Explore Belo Horizonte's surroundings by going to Sete Lagoas (Lagoa Paulino & Rei Do Mato Cave), Casa do Aleijadinho (in Sabara) and Betim (Alambique & Parque Ecologico Vale Verde & Paulo Araujo Moreira Gontijo Museum). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Arts and Crafts Museum, make a trip to Mirante Mangabeiras, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Batista da Lagoinha, and take in the exciting artwork at Palacio das Artes.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Belo Horizonte trip itinerary maker website.

London, UK to Belo Horizonte is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from London to Belo Horizonte due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from London in February: high temperatures in Belo Horizonte hover around 35°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Belo Horizonte

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

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Sao Paulo

Land of Drizzle

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Tombo Beach and Asturias Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Fo Guang Shan Brazil - Zu Lai Temple and Jardim Botanico de Sao Paulo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sao Paulo: Santo Andre (Parque Regional Prefeito Celso Daniel & Sabina) and São Caetano Park Mall (in Sao Caetano do Sul). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Museu da Imagem e do Som - MIS, see the interesting displays at Museum of Contemporary Art, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario e Convento Sao Francisco de Assis, and look for gifts at Livraria Cultura.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Sao Paulo online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Belo Horizonte to Sao Paulo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Sao Paulo, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors · Parks

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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.
Copacabana Beach and Claudio Coutinho Trail are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Praia de Ipanema and Morro Dois Irmaos. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rio de Janeiro: Niteroi (Camboinhas Beach, Piratininga Beach, &more). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Instituto Moreira Salles - IMS Rio, take an in-depth tour of Forte de Copacabana, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sao Bento Monastery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Leme.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rio de Janeiro online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sao Paulo in February; daily highs in Rio de Janeiro reach 38°C and lows reach 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

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