10 days in Brazil Itinerary

10 days in Brazil Itinerary

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10 days in Brazil Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  18 h
1
Rio de Janeiro
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Foz do Iguacu
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Los Angeles

4
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Copacabana Beach and Praia de Itauna. Explore hidden gems such as Costao de Itacoatiara and Mirante Do Leblon. Change things up with a short trip to Parque Estadual da Serra da Tiririca in Niteroi (about 58 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Ipanema, stroll through Praia do Leme, take in the dramatic natural features at Pedra do Sal, and make a trip to Escadaria Selaron.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rio de Janeiro trip planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in March; daily highs in Rio de Janeiro reach 87°F and lows reach 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Niteroi, Praia de Itauna
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Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Itauna ©
Praia de Itauna
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Skydiving. You'll get in some beach time at Balneario Terra das Aguas and Praia Balneario Santa Terezinha. And it doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Diocesana Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe, take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral Sao Joao Batista, and see the sky in a new way at Astronomy Polo Casimiro Montenegro Filho.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Foz do Iguacu trip builder tool .

You can fly from Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in March, expect slightly colder with lows of 66°F in Foz do Iguacu. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Balneario Terra das Aguas, Praia Balneario Santa Terezinha
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Skydiving

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