10 days in South America Itinerary

10 days in South America Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Gaya, India
Fly:  32 h
1
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  5 h
2
Gramado, Brazil
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 45 min
4
Remire-Montjoly, French Guiana
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5 h 45 min
5
Paramaribo, Suriname
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  2 h 30 min
6
Georgetown, Guyana
— 1 night
Fly:  40 h
End: Gaya, India

1
night
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©
Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): make a trip to Escadaria Selaron, kick back and relax at Copacabana Beach, and then get lost in a book at Real Gabinete Portugues Da Leitura. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museu Internacional De Arte Naif, pause for some photo ops at Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, then kick back and relax at Praia de Ipanema, and finally admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

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Gaya, India to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 32- hour flight. Traveling from Gaya to Rio de Janeiro, you'll gain 8.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Gaya in August, things will get slightly colder in Rio de Janeiro: highs are around 30°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Gramado.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema

1
night
Gramado, Brazil

Gramado ©
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 4th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Casa Seganfredo, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Negro, then walk around Mini Mundo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Gramado sightseeing planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Rio de Janeiro to Gramado in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lago Negro ©
Lago Negro
Mini Mundo ©
Mini Mundo
Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo ©
Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo

1
night
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take a stroll through Paulista Avenue, then walk around Parque Ibirapuera, and then browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Sao Paulo online vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Gramado to Sao Paulo takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Sao Paulo can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Remire-Montjoly.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Shopping Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue
Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo ©
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo

1
day
Remire-Montjoly, French Guiana

Remire-Montjoly ©
A suburb of Cayenne, Remire-Montjoly possesses some of the best beaches in the capital city's environs.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): examine the collection at Musee Departmental Alexandre-Franconie and then trek along Sentier des Salines.

To see where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Remire-Montjoly road trip planner.

You can fly from Sao Paulo to Remire-Montjoly in 8 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo in August, expect Remire-Montjoly to be a bit warmer, temps between 37°C and 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Paramaribo.

Things to do in Remire-Montjoly

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Musee Departmental Alexandre-Franconie
Highlights from your plan
Musee Departmental Alexandre-Franconie ©
Musee Departmental Alexandre-Franconie

1
night
Paramaribo, Suriname

Paramaribo ©
With the chance to visit a World Heritage-listed inner city, tours of Paramaribo remain among the most culturally enriching things tourists can do in Suriname.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Fort Zeelandia, stroll around Brownsberg Nature Park, then admire the landmark architecture of Dutch reformed church, and finally snap pictures at Jules Wijdenbosch Bridge.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Paramaribo online holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Remire-Montjoly to Paramaribo. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Georgetown.

Things to do in Paramaribo

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zeelandia ©
Fort Zeelandia
Brownsberg Nature Park ©
Brownsberg Nature Park
Jules Wijdenbosch Bridge ©
Jules Wijdenbosch Bridge

1
night
Georgetown, Guyana

Georgetown ©
Guyana's capital and main urban area, Georgetown represents the starting point for many visits to the country.
On the 8th (Sat), admire the striking features of St. George's Cathedral, get your game on at GT Motorsports, appreciate the history behind Seven Ponds Monument, browse the exhibits of Roy Geddes Steel Pan Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kissing Bridge, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Georgetown trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Paramaribo to Georgetown takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Suriname Time (SRT) to Guyana Time (GYT) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Paramaribo, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Georgetown, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Georgetown

Historic Sites Fun & Games Spas
Highlights from your plan
St. George's Cathedral ©
St. George's Cathedral
GT Motorsports ©
GT Motorsports
Spas & Wellness

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