16 days in Brazil Itinerary

16 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Fly to Guararapes - Gilberto Freyre International Airport, Drive to Porto de Galinhas
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Porto de Galinhas
— 1 night
Fly
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Fernando de Noronha
— 4 nights
Fly to Maceio, Taxi to Marechal Deodoro
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Marechal Deodoro
— 1 night
Taxi to Maceio, Fly to Florianopolis
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Florianopolis
— 1 night
Fly
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Rio de Janeiro
— 3 nights
Fly
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Brasilia
— 2 nights
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Porto de Galinhas

— 1 night

Hawaii of the Atlantic

You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): explore the gorgeous colors at Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas and then stroll through Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Conceicao do Outeiro and then enjoy the sand and surf at Muro Alto Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Porto de Galinhas trip planner.

Vienna, Austria to Porto de Galinhas is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Brasilia Standard Time is minus 4 hours. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Vienna in February, with highs in Porto de Galinhas at 35°C and lows at 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Fernando de Noronha

— 4 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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Ruínas do Antigo Presídio and Capela de Sao Pedro. We've included these beaches for you: Baia do Sancho and Praia do Cacimba do Padre. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Praia do Sueste, ponder the world of politics at Palacio de Sao Miguel, take in panoramic vistas at Forte Sao Pedro do Boldro, and contemplate the long history of Igreja Nossa Senhora dos Remedios.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Fernando de Noronha trip planner.

Getting from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha by flight takes about 3.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha due to the time zone difference. February in Fernando de Noronha sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Marechal Deodoro.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Marechal Deodoro

— 1 night
Marechal Deodoro is a municipality and an important tourist center of Alagoas, Brazil. On the 8th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Gunga.

To find out how to plan a trip to Marechal Deodoro, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Fernando de Noronha to Marechal Deodoro by combination of flight and taxi takes about 5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Marechal Deodoro. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Marechal Deodoro, with lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Florianopolis.

Things to do in Marechal Deodoro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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Florianopolis

— 1 night

Magic Island

Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.
On the 9th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Palacio Cruz e Sousa, then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Solidao, and then kick back and relax at Lagoinha do Leste. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Prainha da Barra da Lagoa and then visit Santo Antonio de Lisboa.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Florianopolis online itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Marechal Deodoro to Florianopolis takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Florianopolis

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Rio de Janeiro

— 3 nights

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Get some cultural insight at Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer and Copacabana Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ilha Fiscal and The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Ipanema, contemplate the long history of Parque Lage, stroll through Pedra do Arpoador, and don't miss a visit to Escadaria Selaron.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Rio de Janeiro journey maker website.

Traveling by flight from Florianopolis to Rio de Janeiro takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Rio de Janeiro can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Brasilia.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Brasilia

— 2 nights

Capital of Hope

Although it lacks the cultural flair of Rio de Janeiro and the massive urban sprawl of Sao Paulo, Brasilia holds a fascinating place in the tapestry of Brazil.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Pontao do Lago Sul, then admire the striking features of Catedral Metropolitana, then ponder the world of politics at Itamaraty Palace, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Justice. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Dom Bosco.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Brasilia online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Rio de Janeiro in February, with highs in Brasilia at 32°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brasilia

Historic Sites

Brazil travel guide

4.4
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.