20 days in Brazil Itinerary

20 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Foz do Iguacu
— 1 night
2
Rio de Janeiro
— 4 nights
3
Porto de Galinhas
— 3 nights
4
Fernando de Noronha
— 6 nights
5
Sao Paulo
— 3 nights
6
Gramado
— 2 nights

1
night
Foz do Iguacu

Foz do Iguacu ©
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.
On the 1st (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: see human ingenuity at work at Itaipu Dam, then get to know the resident critters at Parque das Aves Bird Park, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja Batista de Tres Lagoas.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Foz do Iguacu trip itinerary maker.

Porto Alegre to Foz do Iguacu is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Porto Alegre in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Foz do Iguacu: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Itaipu Dam ©
Itaipu Dam

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.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, kick back and relax at Pedra do Arpoador, take some stellar pictures from Leblon Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque Lage.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rio de Janeiro trip itinerary website.

You can fly from Foz do Iguacu to Rio de Janeiro in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Rio de Janeiro when traveling from Foz do Iguacu in September, with lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Porto de Galinhas.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro

3
nights
Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas ©
You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Porto de Galinhas is known for beaches, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Muro Alto Beach, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cachacaria e Pimentaria Tio Gilson, relax and rejuvenate at Casinha da Arvore, and stroll through Cupe beach.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Porto de Galinhas trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Porto de Galinhas takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In September, daytime highs in Porto de Galinhas are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas ©
Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas

6
nights
Fernando de Noronha

Fernando de Noronha ©
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.
Fernando de Noronha is known for beaches, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Baia do Sancho, paddle through the water with Noronha Canoe Clube, pause for some serene contemplation at Capela de Sao Pedro, and take in panoramic vistas at Forte Sao Pedro do Boldro.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Fernando de Noronha vacation maker app.

Fly from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha in 3.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Morro dois Irmaos ©
Morro dois Irmaos
Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos

3
nights
Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©
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, admire the masterpieces at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, examine the collection at Museu De Arte Sacra De Sao Paulo, and pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Sao Paulo travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Fernando de Noronha to Sao Paulo takes 7 hours. The time zone changes from Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Fernando de Noronha in September: high temperatures in Sao Paulo hover around 30°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Gramado.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums · Shopping · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo
Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue

2
nights
Gramado

Gramado ©
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.
On the 19th (Sat), do a tasting at Casa Seganfredo, then explore the activities along Lago Negro, then walk around Mini Mundo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo. On the next day, admire the majestic nature at Parque Estadual do Caracol, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Paroquia Nossa Senhora de Lourdes, see the interesting displays at Museu dos Beatles, then don't miss a visit to Caro Watson Escape Game, and finally don't miss a visit to Chave-Mestra Escape Game Gramado.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Gramado online travel planner.

Getting from Sao Paulo to Gramado by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Canela
Highlights from your plan
Lago Negro ©
Lago Negro
Caro Watson Escape Game ©
Caro Watson Escape Game
Mini Mundo ©
Mini Mundo

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