42 days in Brazil Itinerary

42 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Rio de Janeiro
— 5 nights
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Ilha Grande
— 5 nights
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Sao Paulo
— 3 nights
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Bento Goncalves
— 2 nights
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Gramado
— 2 nights
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Foz do Iguacu
— 2 nights
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Curitiba
— 2 nights
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Brasilia
— 1 night
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Alto Paraiso de Goias
— 5 nights
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Palmas
— 2 nights
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Porto de Galinhas
— 4 nights
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Fernando de Noronha
— 6 nights
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Natal
— 2 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.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, make a trip to Escadaria Selaron, get great views at Leblon Beach, and explore the world behind art at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB Rio de Janeiro.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rio de Janeiro route site.

Berlin, Germany to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Brasilia Standard Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. In September in Rio de Janeiro, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ilha Grande.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 25:
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Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro

5
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Ilha Grande

Ilha Grande ©
A tumultuous and unsavory history has kept Ilha Grande relatively undeveloped and free of the trappings of the modern world.
Ilha Grande is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with Aquamarina Mergulho, stroll through Grande das Palmas Beach, kick back and relax at Dois Rios Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lagoa Verde, Ilha Grande.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ilha Grande vacation builder app.

Do a combination of bus and ferry from Rio de Janeiro to Ilha Grande in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Ilha Grande can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 30:
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Pico do Papagaio ©
Pico do Papagaio
Namaste Terapias Corporais ©
Namaste Terapias Corporais
Camiranga Beach ©
Camiranga Beach

3
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Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©

Land of Drizzle

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Sao Paulo is known for museums, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Parque Ibirapuera, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, see the interesting displays at Museu de Arte Brasileira - FAAP, and wander the streets of Paulista Avenue.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Sao Paulo trip tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Ilha Grande to Sao Paulo takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, car, and bus. Traveling from Ilha Grande in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Sao Paulo, with lows of 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Bento Goncalves.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 3:
Highlights from your plan
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo
Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue

2
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Bento Goncalves

Bento Goncalves ©

Wine Capital of Brazil

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 4th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Caminhos de Pedra, learn about winemaking at Casa Fontanari, and then do a tasting at Vale dos Vinhedos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Mon): do a tasting at Cristofoli Vinhos de Familia, then learn about winemaking at Vinicola Dom Candido, then do a tasting at Angheben Vinhos Finos, and finally learn about winemaking at Vinicola Valmarino.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bento Goncalves trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Sao Paulo to Bento Goncalves in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Gramado.

Things to do in Bento Goncalves

Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Casa Fontanari ©
Casa Fontanari
Vale dos Vinhedos ©
Vale dos Vinhedos
Vinicola Dom Candido ©
Vinicola Dom Candido

2
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Gramado

Gramado ©

Hydrangea Garden

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): examine the collection at Museu dos Beatles, walk around Mini Mundo, then explore the activities along Lago Negro, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo. On your second day here, admire the majestic nature at Parque Estadual do Caracol, pause for some serene contemplation at Paroquia Nossa Senhora de Lourdes, then don't miss a visit to Caro Watson Escape Game, and finally don't miss a visit to Chave-Mestra Escape Game Gramado.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Gramado online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Bento Goncalves to Gramado in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Lago Negro ©
Lago Negro
Caro Watson Escape Game ©
Caro Watson Escape Game
Mini Mundo ©
Mini Mundo

2
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Foz do Iguacu

Foz do Iguacu ©

Land of the Waterfalls

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Buddhist Temple, then meet the residents at Parque das Aves Bird Park, and then admire the engineering at Itaipu Dam.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Foz do Iguacu trip simple and quick.

Getting from Gramado to Foz do Iguacu by combination of bus and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. In October, daytime highs in Foz do Iguacu are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Curitiba.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Itaipu Dam ©
Itaipu Dam

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Curitiba

Curitiba ©

Ecological Capital of Brazil

The word "Brazil" isn't often mentioned in the same breath as "excellent urban planning"--except in Curitiba.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): examine the collection at Memorial da Seguranca no Transporte, examine the collection at Museu da Vida, and then admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botanico de Curitiba. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museu Oscar Niemeyer, do a tasting at Familia Fardo Vinicola, and then walk around Tangua Park.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Curitiba trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Foz do Iguacu to Curitiba takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Foz do Iguacu in October: high temperatures in Curitiba hover around 26°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Brasilia.

Things to do in Curitiba

Museums · Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Familia Fardo Vinicola ©
Familia Fardo Vinicola
Jardim Botanico de Curitiba ©
Jardim Botanico de Curitiba
Memorial da Seguranca no Transporte ©
Memorial da Seguranca no Transporte

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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.
On the 12th (Mon), take a leisurely stroll along Pontao do Lago Sul, admire the striking features of Catedral Metropolitana, and then get a sense of history and politics at Itamaraty Palace.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Brasilia trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Curitiba to Brasilia in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, Brasilia is a bit warmer than Curitiba - with highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Alto Paraiso de Goias.

Things to do in Brasilia

Find places to stay Oct 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Catedral Metropolitana ©
Catedral Metropolitana
Pontao do Lago Sul ©
Pontao do Lago Sul
Itamaraty Palace ©
Itamaraty Palace

5
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Alto Paraiso de Goias

Alto Paraiso de Goias ©

Highland Paradise

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.
Spend the 13th (Tue) exploring nature at Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Catarata dos Couros, take an unorthodox tour of Jardim de Maytreia, take a memorable tour with Tours, and relax and rejuvenate at Morada Do Sol.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Alto Paraiso de Goias vacation maker app.

Traveling by car from Brasilia to Alto Paraiso de Goias takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Brasilia to Alto Paraiso de Goias, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Palmas.

Things to do in Alto Paraiso de Goias

Parks · Nature · Spas · Adventure
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros ©
Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros
Catarata dos Couros
Catarata dos Couros
Cachoeira Carioquinhas ©
Cachoeira Carioquinhas

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Pedra Pedro Paulo, get great views at Pedra da Neura, and then see Jalapao Extremo. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Praca Dos Girassois and then get a dose of the wild on Safari Dourado - Ecoturismo e Aventura.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Palmas trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Alto Paraiso de Goias to Palmas by combination of bus and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Alto Paraiso de Goias to Palmas. In October, daytime highs in Palmas are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Porto de Galinhas.

Things to do in Palmas

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Safari Dourado - Ecoturismo e Aventura ©
Safari Dourado - Ecoturismo e Aventura
Jalapao Extremo ©
Jalapao Extremo
Pedra Pedro Paulo ©
Pedra Pedro Paulo

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Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas ©

Hawaii of the Atlantic

You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Porto de Galinhas is known for beaches, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Muro Alto Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach, paddle through the water with Faby Buggy Turismo, and stroll around Projeto Hippocampus.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Porto de Galinhas online visit planner.

You can fly from Palmas to Porto de Galinhas in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Palmas in October: highs in Porto de Galinhas hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas ©
Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas

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Fernando de Noronha

Fernando de Noronha ©

Emerald of the Atlantic

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: enjoy the sand and surf at Baia do Sancho, stroll through Conceicao Beach, get outside with Morro dois Irmaos, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capela de Sao Pedro.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Fernando de Noronha trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha takes 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha. In October in Fernando de Noronha, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Natal.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Morro dois Irmaos ©
Morro dois Irmaos
Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos

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Natal

Natal ©

City of the Sun

The promise of sun, sand, and surf generates plenty of tourism in Natal.
On the 30th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Ponta Negra Beach, get interesting insight from Parasail Natal, and then look for gifts at Artes do Imaginario Brasileiro.

Plan trip to Natal with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Fernando de Noronha to Natal in 3 hours. The time zone changes from Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in October, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Natal

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Adventure
Find places to stay Oct 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Parasail Natal ©
Parasail Natal
Ponta Negra Beach ©
Ponta Negra Beach

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