14 days in Brazil Itinerary

14 days in Brazil Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brazil route planner

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Fernando de Noronha
— 3 nights
Rio de Janeiro
— 2 nights
Bus to Conceição de Jacareí, Ferry to Ilha Grande
Ilha Grande
— 4 nights
Ferry to Angra dos Reis, Drive to Paraty
— 3 nights
Sao Paulo
— 1 night


Fernando de Noronha

— 3 nights

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Igreja Nossa Senhora dos Remedios and Fort of Nossa Senhora da Conceicao. Step out of the city life by going to Baia do Sancho and Projeto TAMAR Fernando de Noronha - Patrocínio PETROBRAS. There's much more to do: look and learn at Aulas de Energia – Espaco Usina Solar Fernando de Noronha, explore the ancient world of Ruínas do Antigo Presídio, pause for some serene contemplation at Capela de Sao Pedro, and enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Cachorro.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Fernando de Noronha trip planner.

Brasilia to Fernando de Noronha is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Traveling from Brasilia to Fernando de Noronha, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brasilia in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Fernando de Noronha, with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to fly to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Rio de Janeiro

— 2 nights

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
On the 15th (Thu), admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, pause for some photo ops at Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, and then step into the grandiose world of Ilha Fiscal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Parque Lage, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Copacabana Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Ipanema, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Museu Historico do Exercito e Forte de Copacabana.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rio de Janeiro vacation maker site.

Fly from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro in 7 hours. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Fernando de Noronha in July: high temperatures in Rio de Janeiro hover around 30°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ilha Grande.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Ilha Grande

— 4 nights
A tumultuous and unsavory history has kept Ilha Grande relatively undeveloped and free of the trappings of the modern world.
Get some historical perspective at Castelhanos Lighthouse and Igreja de Sao Sebastiao. Take a break from the city and head to Pico do Papagaio and Ecomuseu Ilha Grande. And it doesn't end there: surround yourself with nature on LiG Lanchas, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Amor, explore the fascinating underground world of Gruta Nossa Senhora Aparecida, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Namaste Terapias Corporais.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Ilha Grande trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Rio de Janeiro to Ilha Grande takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Paraty.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors


— 3 nights
Gazing out over a bay of tiny tropical islands, with rainforests climbing mountains in the background, it's easy to see why tourism in Paraty gets more popular by the year.
Centro Historico and Church of Our Lady of Penha will appeal to history buffs. Casa da Cultura de Paraty and Galeria Aecio Sarti will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pao de Acucar Peak, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Generous Woman, don't miss a visit to Mini Royal Road, and admire the landmark architecture of Church of Our Lady of the Rosary and Saint Benedict.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Paraty trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Ilha Grande to Paraty in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Paraty

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Sao Paulo

— 1 night

Land of Drizzle

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 24th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and then examine the collection at Museu De Arte Sacra De Sao Paulo.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sao Paulo day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Paraty to Sao Paulo takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In July in Sao Paulo, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Sao Paulo


Brazil travel guide

Beaches · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
Land of Brazilwood
The largest country in South America and the biggest Portuguese-speaking nation in the world, Brazil remains best known for its soccer tradition and annual Carnaval. Most visitors on holiday in Brazil come for the country's outstanding beaches, music, wildlife, and diverse neighborhoods, each one boasting its own distinct character, atmosphere, and way of life. A tour of Brazil reveals a vast land of great natural and human diversity, from its sprawling rainforest wildernesses, to its busy urban centers. There are plenty of things to do in Brazil, from basking on its coastline to chasing the samba scene or catching a picturesque sunset from one of the country's lush mountaintops.