18 days in Brazil Itinerary

18 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Montevideo
Fly:  10 h 15 min
1
Maceio
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Maragogi
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
3
Natal
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
4
Fortaleza
— 4 nights
Shuttle:  4 h
5
Jericoacoara
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Montevideo

3
nights
Maceio

Maceio ©
Dazzling waters, long stretches of white sand beach, and the splendid colors of nearby mineral cliffs typify Maceio, the laid-back capital of Alagoas state.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maceio: Paripueira Beach (in Paripueira), Frances Beach (in Praia do Frances) and Roteiro (Mirante do Gunga & Praia do Gunga). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Praia de Pajucara, tour the pleasant surroundings at Costa Brava Beach, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Maceio online trip itinerary maker.

Montevideo, Uruguay to Maceio is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Maceio when traveling from Montevideo in February, with lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Maragogi.

Things to do in Maceio

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Roteiro, Paripueira Beach, Frances Beach
Highlights from your plan
Praia do Gunga ©
Praia do Gunga
Praia de Pajucara ©
Praia de Pajucara
Praia de Ipioca ©
Praia de Ipioca

4
nights
Maragogi

Maragogi ©
Located on the scenic Costa dos Corais, the municipality of Maragogi has become a hot spot for ecotourism.
Explore Maragogi's surroundings by going to Tamandare (Praia de Tamandare & Praia dos Carneiros), Gravata Beach (in Sao Jose da Coroa Grande) and Porto de Galinhas (Museu das Tartarugas - ONG Ecoassociados, Nata Artesanato, &more). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Xareu Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Ponta de Mangue, and explore the gorgeous colors at Gales de Maragogi.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Maragogi trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Maceio to Maragogi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in February, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Natal.

Things to do in Maragogi

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Porto de Galinhas, Tamandare, Gravata Beach
Highlights from your plan
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Praia dos Carneiros ©
Praia dos Carneiros
Xareu Beach ©
Xareu Beach

3
nights
Natal

Natal ©
The promise of sun, sand, and surf generates plenty of tourism in Natal.
Change things up with a short trip to Cajueiro de Pirangi in Pirangi do Norte (about 46 minutes away). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Dunas de Genipabu, enjoy the sea views from Reis Magos Fortress, don't miss a visit to Jacumã Lagoon, and explore the activities along Lagoa de Pitangui.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Natal trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Maragogi to Natal takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. February in Natal sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Fortaleza.

Things to do in Natal

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Cajueiro de Pirangi
Highlights from your plan
Dunas de Genipabu ©
Dunas de Genipabu
Ponta Negra Beach ©
Ponta Negra Beach
Parrachos de Maracajau ©
Parrachos de Maracajau

4
nights
Fortaleza

Fortaleza ©
They don't call Fortaleza "Brazilian Miami" for nothing.
Get out of town with these interesting Fortaleza side-trips: Aquiraz (Engenho Sao Luiz & Beach Park) and Praia de Cumbuco (in Cumbuco). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Futuro, take an in-depth tour of Memorial da Cultura Cearense, see the interesting displays at Boneca de Pano's Museum, and stroll through Iracema Beach.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Fortaleza road trip planner.

Getting from Natal to Fortaleza by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Jericoacoara.

Things to do in Fortaleza

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Aquiraz, Praia de Cumbuco
Highlights from your plan
Praia do Futuro ©
Praia do Futuro
Beach Park ©
Beach Park
Iracema Beach ©
Iracema Beach

3
nights
Jericoacoara

Jericoacoara ©
A charming coastal retreat known for its unspoiled natural landscape, laid-back atmosphere, and remote location, Jericoacoara offers plenty for visitors in search of a relaxing break in Brazil.
Jericoacoara is known for nature, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lagoa do Paraiso, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jericoacoara Beach, don't miss a visit to Tree Sloth, and enjoy the sea views from Farol do Serrote.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Jericoacoara tour builder.

Getting from Fortaleza to Jericoacoara by shuttle takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Fortaleza to Jericoacoara is minus 1 hour. You will leave for home on the 9th (Tue).

Things to do in Jericoacoara

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Ciclo Jeri
Highlights from your plan
Duna do Por do Sol ©
Duna do Por do Sol
Lagoa do Paraiso
Lagoa do Paraiso
Jericoacoara Beach ©
Jericoacoara Beach

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