18 days in Brazil Itinerary

18 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Start: Bogota
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  16 h
2
Jericoacoara
— 2 nights
3
Jericoacoara
— 1 night
Shuttle:  5 h 30 min
4
Fortaleza
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
5
Salvador
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
6
Rio de Janeiro
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
7
Paraty
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 45 min
8
Rio de Janeiro
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
9
Sao Paulo
— 1 night
Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Bogota

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museu da Lingua Portuguesa, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario e Convento Sao Francisco de Assis, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Chagas do Serafico Pai Francisco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at São Paulo Cathedral, thenwander the streets of Liberdade, and finally stroll around Parque Ibirapuera. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Jardins District, savor the flavors at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo, thenexplore the world behind art at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, thenwander the streets of Paulista Avenue, and finally admire the striking features of Hotel Unique.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Sao Paulo trip planner.

Bogota, Colombia to Sao Paulo is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Bogota to Sao Paulo is 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bogota in November; daily highs in Sao Paulo reach 30°C and lows reach 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Jericoacoara.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue
Liberdade ©
Liberdade

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Duna do Por do Sol. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Duna do Por do Sol, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Farol do Serrote, thenexplore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional de Jericoacoara, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Pedra Furada. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Jericoacoara Beach.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Jericoacoara tour app.

Traveling by flight from Sao Paulo to Jericoacoara takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Amazon Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Jericoacoara.

Things to do in Jericoacoara

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Parque Nacional de Jericoacoara
Highlights from your plan
Jericoacoara Beach ©
Jericoacoara Beach
Duna do Por do Sol ©
Duna do Por do Sol
Pedra Furada ©
Pedra Furada

1
night
Jericoacoara

Jericoacoara ©
To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Jericoacoara tour itinerary planner.

Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Fortaleza.

Things to do in Jericoacoara

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Prea Beach ©
Prea Beach
Tree Sloth ©
Tree Sloth

2
nights
Fortaleza

Fortaleza ©
They don't call Fortaleza "Brazilian Miami" for nothing.
On the 7th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Metropolitana Cathedral and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Morro Branco.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Fortaleza trip planning site.

Traveling by shuttle from Jericoacoara to Fortaleza takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Jericoacoara to Fortaleza. In November, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salvador.

Things to do in Fortaleza

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Praia de Morro Branco
Highlights from your plan
Praia de Morro Branco ©
Praia de Morro Branco
Metropolitana Cathedral ©
Metropolitana Cathedral

3
nights
Salvador

Salvador ©
Nowhere are the traditions of Brazil's African-background community as strong as in Salvador, the colorful, historical capital of Bahia state.
Olodum has been added to your itinerary. We've included these beaches for you: Forte Beach and Praia Farol da Barra. Get outdoors at Guarajuba Beach and Imbassai Beach. When in Salvador, make a side trip to see Projeto Tamar in Praia do Forte, approximately Praia do Forte away. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim, take in panoramic vistas at Elevator Lacerda, admire the striking features of Church of Our Lady of the Rosary of the Black People, and enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Porto da Barra.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Salvador online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Fortaleza to Salvador in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Salvador

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Praia do Forte, Guarajuba Beach, Imbassai Beach
Highlights from your plan
Forte Beach ©
Forte Beach
Pelourinho ©
Pelourinho
Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim ©
Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian, catch a ride on Sugarloaf Mountain, stroll through Copacabana Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Pedra do Arpoador, thenstroll through Praia de Ipanema, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque Lage.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Rio de Janeiro vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Rio de Janeiro, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Paraty.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema
Pedra do Arpoador ©
Pedra do Arpoador

few
hours
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Lula Beach, thentake a stroll through Centro Historico, and then look for gifts at Atelier de Ceramica Lulu Silva Telles.

Plan trip to Paraty with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Rio de Janeiro to Paraty in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Paraty

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Centro Historico ©
Centro Historico
Atelier de Ceramica Lulu Silva Telles ©
Atelier de Ceramica Lulu Silva Telles

3
nights
Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria, admire the landmark architecture of Ilha Fiscal, thenappreciate the history behind Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, and finally kick back and relax at Praia de Grumari. Keep things going the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Parque Nacional Tijuca, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Barra da Tijuca Beach, and then catch a live performance at Theatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Rio de Janeiro trip planner.

You can drive from Paraty to Rio de Janeiro in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Praia de Grumari ©
Praia de Grumari
Barra da Tijuca Beach ©
Barra da Tijuca Beach

1
night
Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): take a stroll around The Julio Prestes Cultural Center - Sala Sao Paulo, examine the collection at Museu do Futebol, stop by Livraria Cultura, thenget curious at Catavento Cultural e Educacional, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro De Sao Bento.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sao Paulo sightseeing planning site.

Getting from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in November, expect slightly colder with lows of 21°C in Sao Paulo. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Museu do Futebol ©
Museu do Futebol
Mosteiro De Sao Bento ©
Mosteiro De Sao Bento
Pixel Realidade Virtual ©
Pixel Realidade Virtual

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