31 days in Brazil Itinerary

31 days in Brazil Itinerary

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1
Armacao dos Buzios
— Few hours
2
Porto de Galinhas
— 4 nights
3
Fernando de Noronha
— 6 nights
4
Alto Paraiso de Goias
— 3 nights
5
Brasilia
— 1 night
6
Foz do Iguacu
— 2 nights
7
Gramado
— 2 nights
8
Bento Goncalves
— 2 nights
9
Sao Paulo
— 4 nights
10
Rio de Janeiro
— 5 nights

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hours
Armacao dos Buzios

Armacao dos Buzios ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Orla Bardot Boardwalk and then make a trip to Rua das Pedras.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Armacao dos Buzios travel route planning app.

Rio de Janeiro to Armacao dos Buzios is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Porto de Galinhas.
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Rua das Pedras ©
Rua das Pedras
Orla Bardot Boardwalk ©
Orla Bardot Boardwalk

4
nights
Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas ©
You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Change things up with these side-trips from Porto de Galinhas: Praia dos Carneiros (in Tamandare) and Ricardo Brennand Institute (in Recife). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach, stroll through Pontal de Maracaipe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capela Nossa Senhora do Desterro, and race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Porto de Galinhas sightseeing planning website.

Getting from Armacao dos Buzios to Porto de Galinhas by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Porto de Galinhas when traveling from Armacao dos Buzios in November, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Praia dos Carneiros, Capela Nossa Senhora do Desterro, Ricardo Brennand Institute
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Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Pontal de Maracaipe ©
Pontal de Maracaipe

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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.
Fernando de Noronha is known for beaches, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Morro dois Irmaos, kick back and relax at Praia do Cacimba do Padre, stroll through Conceicao Beach, and explore the striking landscape of Fernando de Noronha Marine National Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Fernando de Noronha trip planner.

You can fly from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha in 3.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Fernando de Noronha Standard Time is 1 hour. In November in Fernando de Noronha, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Alto Paraiso de Goias.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Morro dois Irmaos ©
Morro dois Irmaos
Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste

3
nights
Alto Paraiso de Goias

Alto Paraiso de Goias ©
Developed from a 19th-century cattle ranch, Alto Paraiso de Goias serves as the major gateway to a World Heritage-listed national park known for containing some of the world's oldest natural rock formations.
Go for a jaunt from Alto Paraiso de Goias to Cavalcante to see Cachoeira Santa Barbara about 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros, take in the dramatic scenery at Catarata dos Couros, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and head outdoors with Abyss Waterfall.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Alto Paraiso de Goias tour planning website.

You can fly from Fernando de Noronha to Alto Paraiso de Goias in 11.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Alto Paraiso de Goias. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Brasilia.

Things to do in Alto Paraiso de Goias

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cachoeira do Segredo, Cachoeira Santa Barbara
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Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros ©
Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros
Catarata dos Couros
Catarata dos Couros
Cachoeira Carioquinhas ©
Cachoeira Carioquinhas

1
night
Brasilia

Brasilia ©
Although it lacks the cultural flair of Rio de Janeiro and the massive urban sprawl of Sao Paulo, Brasilia holds a fascinating place in the tapestry of Brazil.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional, get a sense of history and politics at Itamaraty Palace, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Catedral Metropolitana, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Pontao do Lago Sul.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Brasilia day trip site.

Traveling by car from Alto Paraiso de Goias to Brasilia takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Amazon Standard Time (AMT) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Brasilia

Historic Sites Museums
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Catedral Metropolitana ©
Catedral Metropolitana
Pontao do Lago Sul ©
Pontao do Lago Sul
Museo Nacional ©
Museo Nacional

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Keep things going the next day: admire the engineering at Itaipu Dam, get to know the resident critters at Parque das Aves Bird Park, and then have fun at Wake Iguassu Cable Park.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Foz do Iguacu travel route planning app.

Getting from Brasilia to Foz do Iguacu by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Gramado.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Itaipu Dam ©
Itaipu Dam

2
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.
On the 22nd (Fri), stroll around Mini Mundo, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Negro, thenget in on the family fun at Snowland, and finally do a tasting at Casa Seganfredo. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo, thenmake a trip to Rua Coberta, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Paroquia Nossa Senhora de Lourdes, and finally admire the majestic nature at Parque Estadual do Caracol.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Gramado online travel planner.

You can fly from Foz do Iguacu to Gramado in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bento Goncalves.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Canela
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Lago Negro ©
Lago Negro
Mini Mundo ©
Mini Mundo
Rua Coberta ©
Rua Coberta

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): learn about winemaking at Cristofoli Vinhos de Familia, do a tasting at Vinicola Cainelli, thenlearn about winemaking at Viapiana Winery, and finally learn about winemaking at Casa Fontanari. On the next day, do a tasting at Vale dos Vinhedos, thenlearn about winemaking at Angheben Vinhos Finos, thenlearn about winemaking at Vinicola Valmarino, and finally steep yourself in history at Caminhos de Pedra.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bento Goncalves trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Gramado to Bento Goncalves in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Bento Goncalves

Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vinicola Valmarino, Viapiana Winery
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Cristofoli Vinhos de Familia ©
Cristofoli Vinhos de Familia
Viapiana Winery ©
Viapiana Winery
Vale dos Vinhedos ©
Vale dos Vinhedos

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Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Go for a jaunt from Sao Paulo to Aparecida to see National Sanctuary of Our Lady of Aparecida about 3h 15 min away. And it doesn't end there: stroll around Parque Ibirapuera, browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and examine the collection at Museu De Arte Sacra De Sao Paulo.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sao Paulo day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bento Goncalves to Sao Paulo takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trip

National Sanctuary of Our Lady of Aparecida
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Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo
Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue

5
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, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a ride on Sugarloaf Mountain, take some stellar pictures from Leblon Beach, admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, and don't miss a visit to Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Rio de Janeiro road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sao Paulo in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Rio de Janeiro, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach

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