31 days in Brazil Itinerary

31 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Rio de Janeiro
— 5 nights
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Vitoria
— 3 nights
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Belo Horizonte
— 4 nights
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Campo Grande
— 2 nights
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Goiania
— 1 night
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Brasilia
— 3 nights
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Cuiaba
— 3 nights
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Palmas
— 2 nights
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Porto Seguro
— 4 nights
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Ilheus
— 3 nights

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Rio de Janeiro

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rio de Janeiro: Petropolis (Museu de Porcelana de Petropolis, Museu Casa de Santos Dumont, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, pause for some photo ops at Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, make a trip to Escadaria Selaron, and enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Ipanema.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro online travel route builder.

Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sao Paulo in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 24°C in Rio de Janeiro. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Vitoria.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

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Must see
Copacabana Beach
4.3

3
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Vitoria

Vitoria ©

Sun City

Located on a riverine island surrounded by Vitoria Bay, Vitoria serves as the state capital of Espirito Santo.
Vitoria is known for beaches, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Camburi Beach, head off the coast to Boi Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Costa Beach, and stop by Shopping Vitoria.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Vitoria day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Vitoria takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in October, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Belo Horizonte.

Things to do in Vitoria

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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Beach
Canto Beach
4.2

4
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Belo Horizonte

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Belo Horizonte: Brumadinho (Inhotim & Igreja Batista Nacional Ebenezer) and Ouro Preto (Basilica of Nossa Senhora do Pilar, Centro Historico de Ouro Preto, &more). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Praca da Liberdade, head outdoors with Mineirao, examine the collection at Memorial da Imprensa, and explore the world behind art at Memorial Minas Gerais Vale.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Belo Horizonte online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Vitoria to Belo Horizonte by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Campo Grande.

Things to do in Belo Horizonte

Side Trips

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Art Museum
Inhotim
4.8

2
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Campo Grande

Campo Grande ©

Swarthy City

Built on agricultural traditions, Campo Grande has grown rapidly, from a rural village in 1875 to a thriving metropolis of more than 800,000 people.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arautos do Evangelho, then stroll around Parque das Nacoes Indigenas, then admire the striking features of Palace Popular of Culture, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Shrine of Nossa Senhora do Perpetuo Socorro.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Campo Grande travel website.

Traveling by flight from Belo Horizonte to Campo Grande takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Amazon Standard Time (AMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In October in Campo Grande, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Goiania.

Things to do in Campo Grande

Parks · Historic Sites
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1
night
Goiania

Goiania ©

Capital of the Cerrado

A planned city offering more green space for each inhabitant than any other urban center in the country, Goiania was established as the state capital in 1933.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): make a splash at Clube Jao, then walk around Flamboyant Park, then stroll around Vaca Brava Park, and finally hunt for treasures at Feira da Lua.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Goiania road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Campo Grande to Goiania in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Campo Grande to Goiania due to the time zone difference. October in Goiania sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Brasilia.

Things to do in Goiania

Parks · Shopping · Theme Parks
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Water Park
Clube Jao
4.2

3
nights
Brasilia

Brasilia ©

Capital of Hope

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.
Brasilia is known for museums, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Catedral Metropolitana, walk around Parque da Cidade Sarah Kubitschek, take in the waterfront at Pontao do Lago Sul, and take in the views from Juscelino Kubitschek Bridge.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Brasilia attractions planner.

You can drive from Goiania to Brasilia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Goiania in October, things will get little chillier in Brasilia: highs are around 35°C and lows about 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Cuiaba.

Things to do in Brasilia

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours
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Architectural Building
Catedral Metropolitana
4.8
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Religious Site
Santuario Dom Bosco
4.8

3
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Cuiaba

Cuiaba ©

Capital of the Southern Amazon

Founded during the 18th-century gold rush, Cuiaba is now a modern state capital boasting an impressive skyline of modern buildings and serving as a major commercial center in this part of Brazil.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): deepen your appreciation for local ecosystems through JaguAra Tours, examine the collection at Sesc Casa do Artesao, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Sao Goncalo do Porto, and finally make a trip to Praca Ipiranga. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Pantanal Shopping, then contemplate the long history of Our Lady of Rosario and Sao Benedito Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Basílica do Senhor Bom Jesus de Cuiabá, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Capela Santa Rita de Cassia Centro.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Cuiaba online route planner.

Getting from Brasilia to Cuiaba by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Brasilia to Cuiaba due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brasilia in October: high temperatures in Cuiaba hover around 40°C and lows are around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Palmas.

Things to do in Cuiaba

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Safari
JaguAra Tours
5.0
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Pantanal Shopping
4.1

2
nights
Palmas

Palmas ©
A freshly founded city in the state of Tocantins, Palmas finds itself nestled between Amazon rainforest and seaside savanna, giving the city a varied landscape.
Palmas is known for beaches, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: add some adventure to your tour with 40 Graus no Cerrado, don't miss a visit to Praca Dos Girassois, take some stellar pictures from Pedra da Neura, and appreciate the history behind Dezoito do Forte Monument.

For where to stay and tourist information, go to the Palmas trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Cuiaba to Palmas takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cuiaba to Palmas, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October in Palmas, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Porto Seguro.

Things to do in Palmas

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure
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Kayaking / Canoeing
40 Graus no Cerrado
5.0
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Off-Road Tour
Jalapao Extremo
5.0

4
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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.
Porto Seguro is known for beaches, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Mucuge Street, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Historico, identify plant and animal life at Recife de Fora, and stroll through Mirror Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Porto Seguro itinerary planner.

Fly from Palmas to Porto Seguro in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Palmas in October; daily highs in Porto Seguro reach 30°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Ilheus.

Things to do in Porto Seguro

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Beach
Mirror Beach
4.3
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Observation Deck
Quadrado
4.5
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Historic Walking Area
Centro Historico
4.3

3
nights
Ilheus

Ilheus ©

Little Princess of the South

Nestled in the heart of Brazil's cacao-producing region, Ilheus offers a blend of attractive architecture, coastal scenery, and intriguing history.
On the 29th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Tijuipe Waterfall, stroll through Havaizinho Beach, and then kick back and relax at Engenhoca Beach. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nossa Senhora das Vitorias Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Sao Sebastiao Cathedral, then examine the collection at Casa de Cultura Jorge Amado, and finally contemplate the long history of Centro Cultural Bataclan.

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You can drive from Porto Seguro to Ilheus in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Ilheus can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. On the 31st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ilheus

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

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