15 days in Brazil Itinerary

15 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Drive to Balmaceda Airport, Fly to Salgado Filho Airport, Drive to Gramado
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Gramado
— 1 night
Bus to Porto Alegre, Fly to Foz do Iguacu
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Foz do Iguacu
— 1 night
Fly
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Florianopolis
— 3 nights
Fly
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Rio de Janeiro
— 4 nights
Fly
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Sao Paulo
— 3 nights
Fly

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Gramado

Hydrangea Garden

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): explore the activities along Lago Negro, then stroll around Mini Mundo, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Snowland, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Paroquia Nossa Senhora de Lourdes, then don't miss a visit to Rua Coberta, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Metodista.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Gramado tour itinerary maker.

Chile Chico, Chile to Gramado is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Chile Chico to Gramado, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Foz do Iguacu

Land of the Waterfalls

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): see human ingenuity at work at Itaipu Dam, take in the spiritual surroundings of Buddhist Temple, and then get to know the resident critters at Parque das Aves Bird Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Foz do Iguacu trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Gramado to Foz do Iguacu takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Foz do Iguacu can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Florianopolis.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

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Florianopolis

Magic Island

Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.
Florianopolis is known for beaches, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Praia Mole, stroll through Praia do Campeche, take in the dramatic scenery at Praia da Solidao, and take a stroll through Santo Antonio de Lisboa.

Before you visit Florianopolis, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Fly from Foz do Iguacu to Florianopolis in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu in December, you will find days in Florianopolis are slightly colder (32°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Florianopolis

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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Rio de Janeiro

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, kick back and relax at Barra da Tijuca Beach, make a trip to Escadaria Selaron, and stop by Santa Teresa.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rio de Janeiro travel route planner.

Getting from Florianopolis to Rio de Janeiro by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Rio de Janeiro are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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Sao Paulo

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 museums, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parque Ibirapuera, pause for some serene contemplation at São Paulo Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and indulge your taste buds at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sao Paulo travel route planner.

You can fly from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in December, expect Sao Paulo to be little chillier, temps between 32°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Brazil travel guide

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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.