9 days in State of Sao Paulo Itinerary

9 days in State of Sao Paulo Itinerary

Created using Inspirock State of Sao Paulo trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Sao Paulo, Bus to Campos Do Jordao
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Campos Do Jordao
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sao Paulo
— 3 nights
Drive
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Brotas
— 2 nights
Drive
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Olimpia
— 1 night
Fly

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Campos Do Jordao

— 2 nights

Brazilian Switzerland

Pointed roofs, wooden alpine houses, and mountain views typify Campos do Jordao, which at 1,628 m (5,341 ft) above sea level comes in as Brazil's highest city.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Amantikir Park, admire the landmark architecture of Portico da cidade, and then admire the sheer force of Ducha de Prata. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Praca Sao Benedito, then immerse yourself in nature at Parque Estadual de Campos do Jordão - Horto Florestal, then see Off-Road Tours, and finally get great views at Morro do Elefante.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Campos Do Jordao travel route planner.

Manaus to Campos Do Jordao is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Campos Do Jordao

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 27:

Sao Paulo

— 3 nights

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 shopping, museums, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parque Ibirapuera, examine the collection at Museu da Lingua Portuguesa, admire the masterpieces at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Sao Paulo online road trip planner.

Getting from Campos Do Jordao to Sao Paulo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Campos Do Jordao to Sao Paulo due to the time zone difference. In December, daytime highs in Sao Paulo are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car to Brotas.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 30:

Brotas

— 2 nights
A gateway to nearby natural wonders, Brotas offers something special for lovers of the outdoors.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): walk around Recanto das Cachoeiras, then look for gifts at Casa da Cachaca, then take in the exciting artwork at Anand Atelier, and finally walk around Parque dos Saltos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Areia que Canta and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

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Getting from Sao Paulo to Brotas by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Brotas can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Olimpia.

Things to do in Brotas

Parks · Adventure · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:

Olimpia

— 1 night

Brazil's Folklore Capital

Located between two rivers in the north of São Paulo state, the well-developed town of Olimpia is best known for its large water park and its roots in folklore.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz de Sao Joao Batista and then make a splash at Thermas dos Laranjais.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Olimpia online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Brotas to Olimpia takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Brotas to Olimpia due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Olimpia

Theme Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:

State of Sao Paulo travel guide

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Beaches · Parks · Gift & Specialty Shops
A trip to State of Sao Paulo reveals one of Brazil's wealthiest regions, considered one of South America's economic powerhouses and known for its high standard of living. The eponymous state capital remains one of the country's most cosmopolitan urban centers, housing almost 20 million residents in its metropolitan region. Beyond this hub of frantic nightlife and thriving commerce, a tour of State of Sao Paulo showcases lively beaches scattered across 600 km (370 mi) of coastline. Farther inland, visitors take advantage of the area's pleasant climate and explore numerous waterfalls, caves, mountains, rivers, spas, parks, and historical buildings dating back to early colonial times.