30 days in Brazil Itinerary

30 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Start: Sao Paulo
1
Sao Paulo
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h
2
Maragogi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Fernando de Noronha
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
4
Porto Seguro
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
5
Rio de Janeiro
— 3 nights
Bus:  4 h
6
Ilha Grande
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
7
Ubatuba
— 4 nights
Taxi + Ferry:  2 h 45 min
8
Ilhabela
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
9
Florianopolis
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Sao Paulo

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Museu da Imagem e do Som - MIS and Tombo Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Pernambuco e do Mar Casado Beach and Praia de Pernambuco. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sao Paulo: Guaruja (Praia de Sao Pedro, Iporanga beach, &more) and Canto do Forte Beach (in Praia Grande). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Museu da Imigração do Estado de São Paulo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario e Convento Sao Francisco de Assis, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and wander the streets of Batman Alley.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sao Paulo tour itinerary maker app.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Congonhas Airport, Guarulhos - Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport and Viracopos International Airport. In January, daytime highs in Sao Paulo are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Maragogi.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Guaruja, Canto do Forte Beach
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Museu da Imagem e do Som - MIS ©
Museu da Imagem e do Som - MIS
Tombo Beach ©
Tombo Beach
Pernambuco e do Mar Casado Beach ©
Pernambuco e do Mar Casado Beach

2
nights
Maragogi

Maragogi ©
Located on the scenic Costa dos Corais, the municipality of Maragogi has become a hot spot for ecotourism.
Get outdoors at Praia Ponta de Mangue and Xareu Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Beach Patacho - Ecological Route Miracles and Lages Beach. When in Maragogi, make a side trip to see Capela de Sao Benedito in Tamandare, approximately Tamandare away. And it doesn't end there: see the vivid underwater world at Taocas, identify plant and animal life at Piscinas Naturais de Barra Grande, appreciate the history behind Monumento aos Cabanos, and kick back and relax at Antunes Beach.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Maragogi trip planner.

Getting from Sao Paulo to Maragogi by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Maragogi

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Porto de Pedras, Bitingui Beach, Capela de Sao Benedito
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Xareu Beach ©
Xareu Beach
Praia Ponta de Mangue ©
Praia Ponta de Mangue
Lages Beach ©
Lages Beach

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Projeto TAMAR Fernando de Noronha - Patrocínio PETROBRAS and Fort of Nossa Senhora da Conceicao. Museum-lovers will appreciate Shark Museum and Aulas de Energia – Espaco Usina Solar Fernando de Noronha. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Praia do Cachorro, stroll through Atalaia Beach, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Fernando de Noronha Marine National Park, and head outdoors with Baia dos Porcos.

To plan Fernando de Noronha vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can fly from Maragogi to Fernando de Noronha in 6 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Maragogi to Fernando de Noronha is 1 hour. In January in Fernando de Noronha, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Porto Seguro.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Baia dos Golfinhos ©
Baia dos Golfinhos
Conceicao Beach ©
Conceicao Beach
Fernado de Noronha Island ©
Fernado de Noronha Island

4
nights
Porto Seguro

Porto Seguro ©
In a sense, Porto Seguro is where Brazil as a country began, marking the spot where Portuguese explorers first arrived in the 16th century.
Visiting Caraiva Beach and Rio da Barra Beach will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Igreja de Sao Joao Batista and Rio Verde Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Porto Seguro side-trips: Santo Andre (Guaiu Beach & Santo Andre Beach). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Satu Beach, take in panoramic vistas at Quadrado, stroll through Mundai Beach, and explore the activities along Caraiva River.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Porto Seguro visit website.

Traveling by flight from Fernando de Noronha to Porto Seguro takes 8.5 hours. The time zone changes from Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha in January, plan for little chillier nights in Porto Seguro, with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can fly to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Porto Seguro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Cruz Cabralia
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Igreja de Sao Joao Batista ©
Igreja de Sao Joao Batista
Guaiu Beach ©
Guaiu Beach
Rio da Barra Beach ©
Rio da Barra Beach

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.
Appreciate the collections at Fortaleza de Santa Cruz da Barra and Church of Our Lady of the Glory of the Outeiro. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Morro Dois Irmaos and Reserva Beach. Take a break from Rio de Janeiro with a short trip to Camboinhas Beach in Niteroi, about 52 minutes away. There's still lots to do: stroll through Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach, take a memorable ride with Sugarloaf Mountain, kick back and relax at Copacabana Beach, and steep yourself in history at Parque Lage.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Rio de Janeiro vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Porto Seguro to Rio de Janeiro in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Porto Seguro, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rio de Janeiro, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ilha Grande.

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

2
nights
Ilha Grande

Ilha Grande ©
A tumultuous and unsavory history has kept Ilha Grande relatively undeveloped and free of the trappings of the modern world.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Dois Rios Beach, stroll through Lagoa Azul, kick back and relax at Abraaozinho Beach, thenkick back and relax at Lopes Mendes Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Preta. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Julia Beach, thenexplore the ancient world of Aqueduto, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Santo Antonio Beach, and finally stroll through Caxadaco Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ilha Grande online travel route planner.

Take a bus from Rio de Janeiro to Ilha Grande in 4.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Ubatuba.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Dois Rios Beach ©
Dois Rios Beach
Lagoa Azul ©
Lagoa Azul
Caxadaco Beach ©
Caxadaco Beach

4
nights
Ubatuba

Ubatuba ©
Ubatuba, a municipality with great swathes of lush, green forest and over 100 beaches, offers plenty of excitement and relaxation to suit a range of itineraries.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Itamambuca Beach and Praia Vermelha Do Norte. You'll get in some beach time at Praia do Cachadaco and Cepilho Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Ubatuba side-trips: Aparecida (Morro do Cruzeiro, Igreja de Sao Benedito, &more), Paraty (Fora Beach (Ranchos) & Centro Historico) and Igreja Matriz (in Sao Luiz do Paraitinga). There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Prumirim Waterfall, kick back and relax at Justa Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Bonete, and pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Exaltacao da Santa Cruz Matriz.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ubatuba day trip site.

Drive from Ilha Grande to Ubatuba in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Amazon Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Ilhabela.

Things to do in Ubatuba

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Paraty, Aparecida, Igreja Matriz
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Itamambuca Beach ©
Itamambuca Beach
Praia Vermelha Do Norte ©
Praia Vermelha Do Norte
Centro Historico ©
Centro Historico

4
nights
Ilhabela

Ilhabela ©
Translated as "beautiful island," Ilhabela has the natural landscape to live up to its name.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pauba Beach and Praia do Guaeca. Get some historical perspective at Nossa Senhora D'Ajuda e Bom Sucesso Church and Capela Sao Benedito e Sant' Anna. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ilhabela: Maresias (Maresias Beach & Maresias - Pauba Trail) and Praia das Calhetas (in Sao Sebastiao). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Curral Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Portinho Beach, admire the sheer force of Cachoeira Da Toca, and take some stellar pictures from Mirante do Piuva.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Ilhabela trip maker app.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Ubatuba to Ilhabela in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ubatuba to Ilhabela. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in February, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Florianopolis.

Things to do in Ilhabela

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Sao Sebastiao
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Praia do Guaeca ©
Praia do Guaeca
Cachoeira Da Toca ©
Cachoeira Da Toca
Nossa Senhora D'Ajuda e Bom Sucesso Church ©

2
nights
Florianopolis

Florianopolis ©
Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.
On the 15th (Sat), kick back and relax at Armacao Beach, kick back and relax at Morro das Pedras Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Ribeirao da Ilha, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Naufragados Beach, and finally examine the collection at Casa do Barao Center for the Arts.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Florianopolis trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Ilhabela to Florianopolis in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In February, daytime highs in Florianopolis are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Florianopolis

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Casa do Barao Center for the Arts
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Morro das Pedras Beach ©
Morro das Pedras Beach
Naufragados Beach ©
Naufragados Beach
Ribeirao da Ilha ©
Ribeirao da Ilha

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