30 days in Brazil, Colombia & Peru Itinerary

30 days in Brazil, Colombia & Peru Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
— 5 nights
2
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 4 nights
3
Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 3 nights
4
Maras, Peru
— 1 night
5
Machu Picchu, Peru
— 2 nights
6
Cusco, Peru
— 3 nights
7
Lima, Peru
— 3 nights
8
Cali, Colombia
— 1 night
9
San Andres Island, Colombia
— 3 nights
10
Cartagena, Colombia
— 2 nights

5
nights
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil

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: enjoy the sand and surf at Baia do Sancho, head outdoors with Baia dos Porcos, see the sky in a new way at Aulas de Energia – Espaco Usina Solar Fernando de Noronha, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Cachorro.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Fernando de Noronha trip maker app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Fernando de Noronha is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to Fernando de Noronha Standard Time is minus 4 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in November: high temperatures in Fernando de Noronha hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

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

4
nights
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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: pause for some photo ops at Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, learn about all things military at Museu Historico do Exercito e Forte de Copacabana, and contemplate the long history of Parque Lage.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rio de Janeiro trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro by flight takes about 7.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Rio de Janeiro when traveling from Fernando de Noronha in November, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Sao Paulo.

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
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema

3
nights
Sao Paulo, Brazil

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, examine the collection at Museu de Arte Brasileira - FAAP, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Sao Paulo holiday planning website.

You can fly from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in November, Sao Paulo is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Maras.

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

1
night
Maras, Peru

Maras ©
Maras is a town in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, 40 kilometers north of Cuzco, in the Cuzco Region of Peru. On the 15th (Sun), look for gifts at Sumaq LLank'ay, thendelve into the distant past at Moray, and then explore the striking landscape at Salinas de Maras.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Maras day trip planner.

You can fly from Sao Paulo to Maras in 11.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Maras is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Sao Paulo in November, expect nights in Maras to be cooler, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Machu Picchu.

Things to do in Maras

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Sumaq LLank'ay
Highlights from your plan
Salinas de Maras ©
Salinas de Maras
Moray ©
Moray
Sumaq LLank'ay ©
Sumaq LLank'ay

2
nights
Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu ©
A symbol of the Incan civilization, the abandoned city of Machu Picchu represents a must-see on a Peru vacation.
On the 16th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu and then admire the natural beauty at Mariposario de Machupicchu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Plaza Manco Capac, explore the ancient world of Winay Wayna, and then take some stellar pictures from Intipuncu.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Machu Picchu trip itinerary builder tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and train from Maras to Machu Picchu in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cusco.

Things to do in Machu Picchu

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu ©
Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu
Winay Wayna ©
Winay Wayna
Intipuncu ©
Intipuncu

3
nights
Cusco, Peru

Cusco ©
Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Cusco is known for historic sites, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Sacsayhuaman, steep yourself in history at Qorikancha, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de la Compania de Jesus, and trek along exploor.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cusco day trip website.

You can do a combination of train and bus from Machu Picchu to Cusco in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. November in Cusco sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Lima.

Things to do in Cusco

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
exploor ©
exploor
Sacsayhuaman ©
Sacsayhuaman
Qorikancha ©
Qorikancha

3
nights
Lima, Peru

Lima ©
Founded in 1535 by Spanish explorer Francisco Pizarro, Lima represents an interesting blend of modern attractions and preserved colonial architecture, much of it clustered in the World Heritage-listed city center.
Lima is known for museums, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Museo Larco, explore the ancient world of Huaca Pucllana, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio de Torre Tagle, and examine the collection at Museo Nacional de Arqueologia, Antropologia e Historia del Peru.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Lima online trip builder.

You can fly from Cusco to Lima in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cusco in November, Lima is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Cali.

Things to do in Lima

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Museo Larco ©
Museo Larco
Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor) ©
Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor)
Huaca Pucllana ©
Huaca Pucllana

1
night
Cali, Colombia

Cali ©
Learning how to salsa may be the most popular thing to do in Cali, but this giant city in southwestern Colombia represents more than just the "Salsa Capital of the World." Home to over 2 million people, thriving Cali serves as a major commercial and industrial center in South America, boasting the fastest-growing economy in Colombia.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): examine the collection at MUSA Museo Arqueologico, examine the collection at Museo Aereo Fenix, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia La Ermita, and finally examine the collection at Caliwood Museo de la Cinematografia.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Cali online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Lima to Cali takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Lima in November: highs in Cali hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Andres Island.

Things to do in Cali

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Museo Aereo Fenix ©
Museo Aereo Fenix
Caliwood Museo de la Cinematografia ©
Caliwood Museo de la Cinematografia
Iglesia La Ermita ©
Iglesia La Ermita

3
nights
San Andres Island, Colombia

San Andres Island ©
The coral San Andres Island boasts a rich colonial history, exotic beaches, and a laidback, tropical lifestyle.
San Andres Island is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Johnny Cay, stroll through Cocoplum Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Charquitos, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the San Andres Island trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Cali to San Andres Island takes 4.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Cali in November since evenings lows in San Andres Island dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cartagena.

Things to do in San Andres Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Johnny Cay ©
Johnny Cay
La Piscinita ©
La Piscinita
Hoyo Soplador ©
Hoyo Soplador

2
nights
Cartagena, Colombia

Cartagena ©
The site of the continent's first Spanish colony, Cartagena retains much of its colonial flavor thanks to a World Heritage-listed old town, encircled by old walls and protected by imposing fortresses.
On the 28th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Sanctuary of Saint Peter Claver, steep yourself in history at Walled City of Cartagena, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas, and finally go for a walk through Plazoleta de Blas de Lezo. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Claustro de la Merced Mausoleo de Garcia Marquez, thencontemplate the long history of Plaza Santo Domingo, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Cartagena online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from San Andres Island to Cartagena in 3.5 hours. November in Cartagena sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cartagena

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Walled City of Cartagena ©
Walled City of Cartagena
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas ©
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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