31 days in Brazil Itinerary

31 days in Brazil Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brazil holiday maker

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Cabo Frio
— 5 nights
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Armacao dos Buzios
— 8 nights
Drive
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Rio das Ostras
— 5 nights
Drive
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Macae
— 5 nights
Drive
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Muriae
— 7 nights

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Cabo Frio

— 5 nights
Founded way back in 1615, Cabo Frio represents the seventh-oldest city in Brazil.
Explore Cabo Frio's surroundings by going to Arraial do Cabo (Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia, Mirante do Pontal do Atalaia, &more). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Forno Beach, stroll through Praia do Pero, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and brush up on your military savvy at San Matheus Fort.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Cabo Frio trip itinerary maker tool.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Cabo Frio. May in Cabo Frio sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Armacao dos Buzios.

Things to do in Cabo Frio

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 1 — 6:

Armacao dos Buzios

— 8 nights

Brazil's St Tropez

Perched on the tip of a peninsula about 175 km (109 mi) east of Rio de Janeiro, the coastal town of Armacao dos Buzios attracts visitors looking to enjoy a beachside getaway without the crowds and chaos of the big city.
Armacao dos Buzios is known for beaches, wildlife, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Rua das Pedras, kick back and relax at Azedinha Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Orla Bardot Boardwalk, and stroll through Geriba Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Armacao dos Buzios sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Cabo Frio to Armacao dos Buzios takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Armacao dos Buzios sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rio das Ostras.

Things to do in Armacao dos Buzios

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay May 6 — 14:

Rio das Ostras

— 5 nights
Flush with fantastic beaches, Rio das Ostras is gaining a reputation as an up-and-coming coastal getaway.
Rio das Ostras is known for beaches, nature, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Mar do Norte Beach, steep yourself in history at Fazenda Sao Joao, head off the coast to Costa Island, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia de Costazul.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rio das Ostras trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Armacao dos Buzios to Rio das Ostras takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Rio das Ostras can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Macae.

Things to do in Rio das Ostras

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 14 — 19:

Macae

— 5 nights

Little Princess of the Atlantic

A fast growing municipality at the center of Brazil's oil production, Macae has more to offer visitors than stories about black gold.
Spend the 22nd (Sun) exploring nature at Nacional Park of Restinga de Jurubatiba. The adventure continues: stroll through Pecado Beach, explore the activities along Imboassica Lake, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Joao Batista Church, and kick back and relax at Imbetiba Beach.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Macae trip planner.

You can drive from Rio das Ostras to Macae in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Muriae.

Things to do in Macae

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 19 — 24:

Muriae

— 7 nights
Muriaé is a municipality in southeast Minas Gerais state, Brazil. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Muriae: Itaperuna (Igreja Matriz Sao Jose Do Avai & Christ the Redeemer of Itaperuna), Cataguases (Santa Rita de Cassia Shrine & Praca Santa Rita) and Catedral de Sao Sebastiao (in Leopoldina). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Santo Antonio Church, pause for some photo ops at Memorial da Fundacao Cristiano Varella, don't miss a visit to Praca Joao Pinheiro, and take some stellar pictures from Cristo Redentor.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Muriae trip planner.

Drive from Macae to Muriae in 4.5 hours. In May in Muriae, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night.

Things to do in Muriae

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 24 — 31:

Brazil travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
Land of Brazilwood
The largest country in South America and the biggest Portuguese-speaking nation in the world, Brazil remains best known for its soccer tradition and annual Carnaval. Most visitors on holiday in Brazil come for the country's outstanding beaches, music, wildlife, and diverse neighborhoods, each one boasting its own distinct character, atmosphere, and way of life. A tour of Brazil reveals a vast land of great natural and human diversity, from its sprawling rainforest wildernesses, to its busy urban centers. There are plenty of things to do in Brazil, from basking on its coastline to chasing the samba scene or catching a picturesque sunset from one of the country's lush mountaintops.