17 days in Brazil Itinerary

17 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
2
Ubatuba
— 5 nights
3
Paraty
— 2 nights
4
Ilha Grande
— 3 nights
5
Rio de Janeiro
— 4 nights

2
nights
Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Paróquia Nossa Senhora do Brasil and Paroquia Sao Joao Maria Vianney. Estacao Pinacoteca and Instituto Tomie Ohtake are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: stop by Batman Alley, admire the striking features of Hotel Unique, steep yourself in history at Igreja Chagas do Serafico Pai Francisco, and make a trip to Paulista Avenue.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Sao Paulo trip maker tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Sao Paulo. In March, daytime highs in Sao Paulo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Ubatuba.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue
Temple of Solomon ©
Temple of Solomon
Paróquia Nossa Senhora do Brasil ©
Paróquia Nossa Senhora do Brasil

5
nights
Ubatuba

Ubatuba ©
Ubatuba, a municipality with great swathes of lush, green forest and over 100 beaches, offers plenty of excitement and relaxation to suit a range of itineraries.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Santa Terezinha Sanctuary and Praia Vermelha Do Norte. Get a sense of the local culture at Igreja Matriz and Museu de Arte Sacra Dom Epaminondas - MASDE. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Sete Fontes Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fazenda Beach, step into the grandiose world of Castelo Arautos do Evangelho, and look for gifts at Verde Fit.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Ubatuba trip tool.

Getting from Sao Paulo to Ubatuba by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sao Paulo to Ubatuba. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Paraty.

Things to do in Ubatuba

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Taubate, Igreja Matriz
Highlights from your plan
Fazenda Beach ©
Fazenda Beach
Santa Terezinha Sanctuary ©
Santa Terezinha Sanctuary
Praia Vermelha Do Norte ©
Praia Vermelha Do Norte

2
nights
Paraty

Paraty ©
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Centro Historico and Capela Nossa Senhora das Dores. Popular historic sites such as Estrada Real and Church of Our Lady of Penha are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Cachoeira da Pedra Branca, enjoy the sand and surf at Fora Beach (Ranchos), stroll through Ilha da Cotia Beach, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Alambique Engenho D'Ouro.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Paraty travel planner.

Traveling by car from Ubatuba to Paraty takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ubatuba to Paraty. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Ilha Grande.

Things to do in Paraty

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Centro Historico ©
Centro Historico
Cachoeira da Pedra Branca ©
Cachoeira da Pedra Branca
Capela Nossa Senhora das Dores ©
Capela Nossa Senhora das Dores

3
nights
Ilha Grande

Ilha Grande ©
A tumultuous and unsavory history has kept Ilha Grande relatively undeveloped and free of the trappings of the modern world.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Aventureiro and then kick back and relax at Aracatibinha Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Dois Rios Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Crena Beach, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Sebastiao, and finally enjoy the sea views from Castelhanos Lighthouse.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Ilha Grande trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Paraty to Ilha Grande takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Ilha Grande, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Aventureiro ©
Aventureiro
Dois Rios Beach ©
Dois Rios Beach
Aracatibinha Beach ©
Aracatibinha Beach

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.
Copacabana Beach and Praia de Ipanema are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fortaleza de Santa Cruz da Barra and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Take a break from Rio de Janeiro with a short trip to Camboinhas Beach in Niteroi, about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: stroll around Morro Dois Irmaos, see the interesting displays at Museu da Republica, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Pedra do Arpoador.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Rio de Janeiro vacation maker website.

Take a bus from Ilha Grande to Rio de Janeiro in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In March in Rio de Janeiro, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Niteroi
Highlights from your plan
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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