25 days in Brazil Itinerary

25 days in Brazil Itinerary

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25 days in Brazil Itinerary

Start: Luanda
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Rio de Janeiro
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Arraial do Cabo
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
3
Armacao dos Buzios
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + ferry:  7​h 30​min
4
Ilha Grande
— 2 nights
+2
ferry + foot + bus:  10​h
5
Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
6
Salvador
— 3 nights
Fly + shuttle:  3​h 30​min
7
Porto de Galinhas
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  3​h 30​min
8
Fernando de Noronha
— 3 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Luanda

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Imperial Museum in Petropolis (about 1h 25 min away). There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bondinho Pao de Acucar, make a trip to Escadaria Selaron, admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, and kick back and relax at Barra da Tijuca Beach.

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Luanda, Angola to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Luanda to Rio de Janeiro due to the time zone difference. February in Rio de Janeiro sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Arraial do Cabo.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Imperial Museum
Highlights from your plan
Corcovado Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado Christ the Redeemer
Bondinho  Pao de Acucar ©
Bondinho Pao de Acucar
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach

2
nights
Arraial do Cabo

Arraial do Cabo ©
Located on a peninsula jutting out into the Atlantic Ocean, the municipality of Arraial do Cabo has become a popular tourist destination because of its pristine beaches and relaxing atmosphere.
On the 8th (Sat), appreciate the history behind Obelisco Americo Vespucio, then enjoy the sand and surf at Farol Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Forno Beach. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Praia Grande, then take a memorable drive along Mirante do Pontal do Atalaia, and then stroll through Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Arraial do Cabo trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Rio de Janeiro to Arraial do Cabo by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Armacao dos Buzios.

Things to do in Arraial do Cabo

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Farol Beach ©
Farol Beach
Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia ©
Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia
Forno Beach ©
Forno Beach

2
nights
Armacao dos Buzios

Armacao dos Buzios ©
Perched on the tip of a peninsula about 175 km (109 mi) east of Rio de Janeiro, the coastal town of Armacao dos Buzios attracts visitors looking to enjoy a beachside getaway without the crowds and chaos of the big city.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Joao Fernandes Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Geriba Beach, then kick back and relax at Tartaruga Beach, and finally make a trip to Rua das Pedras. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Ferradurinha Beach, take in the waterfront at Orla Bardot Boardwalk, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Armacao dos Buzios attractions planner.

Traveling by bus from Arraial do Cabo to Armacao dos Buzios takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. February in Armacao dos Buzios sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Ilha Grande.

Things to do in Armacao dos Buzios

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Rua das Pedras ©
Rua das Pedras
Orla Bardot Boardwalk ©
Orla Bardot Boardwalk
Geriba Beach ©
Geriba Beach

2
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 12th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lagoa Azul, then stroll through Aventureiro, and then explore the activities along Lagoa Verde, Ilha Grande. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Santo Antonio Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dois Rios Beach.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Ilha Grande road trip app .

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Armacao dos Buzios to Ilha Grande takes 7.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Ilha Grande can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Aventureiro ©
Aventureiro
Lagoa Azul ©
Lagoa Azul
Lagoa Verde, Ilha Grande ©
Lagoa Verde, Ilha Grande

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.
Sao Paulo is known for museums, shopping, parks, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Parque Ibirapuera, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, admire the masterpieces at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, and pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sao Paulo online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Ilha Grande to Sao Paulo takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus. Traveling from Ilha Grande in February, things will get a bit cooler in Sao Paulo: highs are around 34°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Salvador.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

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

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Praia do Forte (Projeto Tamar & Forte Beach). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Pelourinho, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sao Francisco Church and Convent, appreciate the history behind As Gordinhas de Ondina - As Meninas do Brasil, and contemplate the long history of Santo Antonio da Barra Fort and Nautic Museum of Bahia.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Salvador trip planner .

You can fly from Sao Paulo to Salvador in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Sao Paulo in February since evenings lows in Salvador dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Porto de Galinhas.

Things to do in Salvador

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas ©
You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
When in Porto de Galinhas, make a side trip to see Praia dos Carneiros in Tamandare, approximately 1h 05 min away. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Muro Alto Beach, explore the gorgeous colors at Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and kick back and relax at Praia De Maracaipe.

Plan trip to Porto de Galinhas with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Salvador to Porto de Galinhas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Porto de Galinhas, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Praia dos Carneiros, So Arte
Highlights from your plan
Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Praia dos Carneiros ©
Praia dos Carneiros

3
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, wildlife, outdoors, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Baia do Sancho, stroll through Praia do Sueste, get outside with Baia dos Porcos, and trek along Trilha Costa Esmeralda.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Fernando de Noronha online travel planner .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In February, daily temperatures in Fernando de Noronha can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste
Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos

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