57 days in Brazil Itinerary

57 days in Brazil Itinerary

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57 days in Brazil Itinerary

Start: Lubbock
Fly:  22​h 45​min
1
Salvador
— 5 nights
2
Rio de Janeiro
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Cunha
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Ubatuba
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Sao Sebastiao
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
6
Ilhabela
— 4 nights
ferry + Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Sao Paulo
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
8
Ribeirao Preto
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
9
Curitiba
— 6 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
10
Foz do Iguacu
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
11
Florianopolis
— 7 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
12
Bento Goncalves
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  26​h
End: Lubbock

5
nights
Salvador

Salvador ©
Nowhere are the traditions of Brazil's African-background community as strong as in Salvador, the colorful, historical capital of Bahia state.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Casa do Rio Vermelho and MAM Museu de Arte Moderna. Visiting Itacimirim Beach and Guarajuba Beach will get you outdoors. Step out of Salvador with an excursion to Vilas do Atlantico Beach in Lauro de Freitas--about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Porto da Barra, explore the world behind art at Palacete Das Artes Rodin Bahia, see the interesting displays at Fundacao Casa de Jorge Amado, and stroll through Ilha dos Frades.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Salvador tour itinerary site .

Lubbock, USA to Salvador is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Lubbock to Salvador is 3 hours. Traveling from Lubbock in June, you will find days in Salvador are slightly colder (81°F), and nights are about the same (72°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Salvador

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Vilas do Atlantico Beach, Itacimirim Beach, Guarajuba Beach
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Vilas do Atlantico Beach ©
Vilas do Atlantico Beach
Guarajuba Beach ©
Guarajuba Beach
Ilha dos Frades ©
Ilha dos Frades

6
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Praia de Itauna and Praia Da Joatinga. Santa Cruz da Barra Fortress and Instituto Moreira Salles will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Rio de Janeiro's surroundings by going to Serra dos Orgaos National Park (in Teresopolis), Niteroi (Praia de Itacoatiara & Camboinhas Beach) and Igreja de Nossa Senhora de Nazareth (in Saquarema). There's still lots to do: delve into the lush surroundings at Parque Nacional Tijuca, stroll through Reserva Beach, take in the awesome beauty at Sugarloaf Mountain, and kick back and relax at Mirante da Prainha.

Plan trip to Rio de Janeiro with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by flight from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salvador in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Rio de Janeiro, with lows around 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cunha.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Niteroi, Saquarema, Parque Nacional da Serra dos Orgaos
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Morro Dois Irmaos ©
Morro Dois Irmaos
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Bondinho  Pao de Acucar ©
Bondinho Pao de Acucar

1
night
Cunha

Cunha ©
Conveniently located for those wishing to explore some of the state's most pristine natural features, Cunha has a cultural heritage to match its status as a gateway to the wilderness.
On the 16th (Sun), take in the exciting artwork at Quinta Essencia Galeria, head outdoors with Pedra da Macela, then take in nature's colorful creations at Contemplario, and finally shop like a local with Lavandario.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cunha planning website .

Traveling by car from Rio de Janeiro to Cunha takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Cunha, with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Ubatuba.

Things to do in Cunha

Outdoors Shopping Museums
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Pedra da Macela ©
Pedra da Macela
Lavandario ©
Lavandario
Contemplario ©
Contemplario

5
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Praia da Cocanha and Praia do Lazaro. Relax by the water at Prumirim Beach and Felix Beach. Explore Ubatuba's surroundings by going to Museu Mazzaropi (in Taubate), Aparecida (Matriz Basilica Nossa Senhora Aparecida & Memorial da Devocao Nossa Senhora Aparecida) and Pico Agudo (in Santo Antonio do Pinhal). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Itamambuca Beach, stroll through Toninhas Beach, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Corcovado Peak, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Tamar Project.

Find out how to plan Ubatuba trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Cunha to Ubatuba in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cunha to Ubatuba due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Sao Sebastiao.

Things to do in Ubatuba

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Aparecida, Museu Mazzaropi, Praia da Cocanha, Pico Agudo
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Itamambuca Beach ©
Itamambuca Beach
Prumirim Beach ©
Prumirim Beach
Praia das Toninhas ©
Praia das Toninhas

4
nights
Sao Sebastiao

Sao Sebastiao ©
In the 1990s, the area's rustic appeal, pleasant tropical climate, and wealth of unspoiled beaches made Sao Sebastiao holidays hugely popular with wealthy Brazilians seeking calmer, less congested coastal spots.
Take a break from the city and head to Praia do Guaeca and Toque Toque Pequeno Beach. Visit Toque Toque Grande Beach and Pauba Beach for some beach relaxation. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Juquehy Beach and stroll through Maresias Beach.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Sao Sebastiao driving holiday app .

You can drive from Ubatuba to Sao Sebastiao in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ubatuba to Sao Sebastiao. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in June, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ilhabela.

Things to do in Sao Sebastiao

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Praia do Guaeca ©
Praia do Guaeca
Juquehy Beach ©
Juquehy Beach
Maresias Beach ©
Maresias Beach

4
nights
Ilhabela

Ilhabela ©
Translated as "beautiful island," Ilhabela has the natural landscape to live up to its name.
Visit Fome Beach and Bonete Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore hidden gems such as Praia Grande and Jabaquara Beach. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Da Feiticeira, admire the sheer force of Cachoeira Da Toca, walk around Ilhabela State Park, and stroll through Baia de Castelhanos Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Ilhabela itinerary app .

You can drive from Sao Sebastiao to Ilhabela in an hour. June in Ilhabela sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 57°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Ilhabela

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Curral Beach ©
Curral Beach
Baia de Castelhanos Beach ©
Baia de Castelhanos Beach
Jabaquara Beach ©
Jabaquara Beach

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Instituto Tomie Ohtake and Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil. Discover out-of-the-way places like Mosteiro De Sao Bento and Museu da Lingua Portuguesa. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Jardins District, take a stroll around The Julio Prestes Cultural Center - Sala Sao Paulo, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Sao Paulo road trip site .

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Ilhabela to Sao Paulo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. June in Sao Paulo sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Ribeirao Preto.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Mosteiro De Sao Bento ©
Mosteiro De Sao Bento
Jardins District ©
Jardins District
Museu da Lingua Portuguesa
Museu da Lingua Portuguesa

1
night
Ribeirao Preto

Ribeirao Preto ©
Described as the "Brazilian California" because of its pleasant year-round weather and thriving economy, Ribeirao Preto made most of its money from the production of coffee until the 1920s.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana De Sao Sebastiao, look for gifts at Iguatemi Ribeirao Preto, buy something for everyone on your list at Ribeirao Shopping, then stroll around Prefeito Luiz Roberto Jabali Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario das Sete Capelas.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ribeirao Preto road trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Sao Paulo to Ribeirao Preto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Sao Paulo in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Ribeirao Preto, with highs around 82°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Curitiba.

Things to do in Ribeirao Preto

Parks Shopping Historic Sites
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Prefeito Luiz Roberto Jabali Park ©
Santuario das Sete Capelas ©
Santuario das Sete Capelas
Ribeirao Shopping ©
Ribeirao Shopping

6
nights
Curitiba

Curitiba ©
The word "Brazil" isn't often mentioned in the same breath as "excellent urban planning"--except in Curitiba.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Memorial da Seguranca no Transporte and Ukranian Memorial. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Metropolitan Cathedral and Palacio Garibaldi. Venture out of the city with trips to Parque Estadual de Vila Velha (in Ponta Grossa) and Fortaleza da Ilha do Mel (in Ilha do Mel). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Deutscher Wald / Bosque Alemao, stop by Mercado Municipal de Curitiba, browse the different shops at Shopping Estacao, and wander the streets of Centro Historico de Curitiba.

To see more things to do and tourist information, go to the Curitiba travel planning site .

Fly from Ribeirao Preto to Curitiba in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Ribeirao Preto in July; daily highs in Curitiba reach 66°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Curitiba

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Fortaleza da Ilha do Mel, Parque Estadual de Vila Velha
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Deutscher Wald / Bosque Alemao ©
Deutscher Wald / Bosque Alemao
Museu do Holocausto de Curitiba ©
Museu do Holocausto de Curitiba
the Polish Immigration Memorial ©
the Polish Immigration Memorial

5
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Ecomuseu de Itaipu and Dreamland Foz. Let the collections at Astronomy Polo Casimiro Montenegro Filho and Vale dos Dinossauros capture your imagination. Explore Foz do Iguacu's surroundings by going to Missal Municipal Museum (in Missal) and Magarancho Museum (in Capanema). There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Garganta do Diabo, identify plant and animal life at Bela Vista Ecological Refuge, explore the activities along Iguacu River, and admire the engineering at Iguazu Falls.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Foz do Iguacu travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Curitiba to Foz do Iguacu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Foz do Iguacu, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Florianopolis.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Missal Municipal Museum, Magarancho Museum
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Devil's Throat ©
Devil's Throat
Bela Vista Biological Refuge ©
Bela Vista Biological Refuge

7
nights
Florianopolis

Florianopolis ©
Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.
Escape the urban bustle at Praia do Maço and Brava Beach. Visit Naufragados Beach and Praia De Quatro Ilhas for some beach relaxation. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florianopolis: Guarda do Embau Beach (in Palhoca), Itapema Beach (in Itapema) and Lagoinha Beach (Trapiche) (in Bombinhas). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lagoinha do Leste, wander the streets of Costa da Lagoa, enjoy the sand and surf at Garopaba Beach, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Ribeirao da Ilha.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Florianopolis road trip planning website .

You can fly from Foz do Iguacu to Florianopolis in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Florianopolis can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Bento Goncalves.

Things to do in Florianopolis

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Garopaba, Bombinhas, Palhoca, Pr dos Amores, Itapema Beach
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Barra da Lagoa Beach ©
Barra da Lagoa Beach
Praia De Quatro Ilhas ©
Praia De Quatro Ilhas
Guarda do Embau Beach ©
Guarda do Embau Beach

5
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Vale do Rio das Antas and Salto Ventoso. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Sao Pellegrino Church and Casa Valduga Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to Caxias Do Sul (Paroquia Santa Teresa, Cantina Tonet Winery, & more), Flores Da Cunha (Vinicola Salvattore, Vinicola Panizzon, & more) and Santuario N S do Caravaggio (in Farroupilha). Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Aurora Winery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Bento Church, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bento Goncalves vacation maker tool .

You can fly from Florianopolis to Bento Goncalves in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bento Goncalves

Wineries Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Caxias Do Sul, Flores Da Cunha, Nova Petropolis, Farroupilha, Cave Geisse
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Vale dos Vinhedos ©
Vale dos Vinhedos
Vinicola Salvattore ©
Vinicola Salvattore
Sao Pellegrino Church ©
Sao Pellegrino Church

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