30 days in Brazil Itinerary

30 days in Brazil Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brazil trip planner

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Brasilia
— 6 nights
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Alto Paraiso de Goias
— 7 nights
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Goias
— 4 nights
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Pirenopolis
— 6 nights
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Goiania
— 5 nights
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Brasilia

— 6 nights

Capital of Hope

Although it lacks the cultural flair of Rio de Janeiro and the massive urban sprawl of Sao Paulo, Brasilia holds a fascinating place in the tapestry of Brazil.
Escape the urban bustle at Parque Nacional de Brasilia and Lago Paranoa. Your inner history buff will appreciate Catedral Metropolitana and Igrejinha N.S. De Fatima church. Go for a jaunt from Brasilia to Jatai to see JK Memorial Jatai about 8 hours away. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Catetinho, admire the striking features of Ermida Dom Bosco, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Dom Bosco, and explore the galleries of Memorial JK.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Brasilia online trip itinerary planner.

Uberlandia to Brasilia is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Alto Paraiso de Goias.

Things to do in Brasilia

Museums · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Alto Paraiso de Goias

— 7 nights

Highland Paradise

Developed from a 19th-century cattle ranch, Alto Paraiso de Goias serves as the major gateway to a World Heritage-listed national park known for containing some of the world's oldest natural rock formations.
Explore hidden gems such as Almecegas I Waterfalls and Cachoeira Loquinhas. Get in touch with nature at Catarata dos Couros and Enchanted Well Waterfall. Venture out of the city with trips to Cavalcante (Cachoeira Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Waterfall, &more). Spend the 19th (Tue) exploring nature at Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros. And it doesn't end there: trek along Sertao Zen, walk around Santuario Ecologico Vale Dourado, explore the striking landscape at Vale da Lua, and take in the dramatic scenery at Cachoeira Almecegas II.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Alto Paraiso de Goias itinerary tool.

Drive from Brasilia to Alto Paraiso de Goias in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Amazon Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Goias.

Things to do in Alto Paraiso de Goias

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Goias

— 4 nights
A municipality in the state that bears its name, Goias was founded in 1727 and developed into a wealthy regional economic hub during the gold rush in the late 18th century.
Visiting Cachoeira das Lajes and Lago Luzio de Freitas Borges will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Centro Historico de Goias and Igreja Nossa Senhora do Rosario. Explore Goias' surroundings by going to Itaberai (Itaberai Casa Coronel Joao Caldas History Museum & Vinicola Goias). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Museu Casa de Cora Coralina, pause for some serene contemplation at Sao Francisco de Paula church, explore the world behind art at Espaco Cultural Goiandira Ayres do Couto, and examine the collection at Cultural Center Earl of Arches Palace.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Goias online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Alto Paraiso de Goias to Goias takes 6.5 hours. The time zone changes from Amazon Standard Time (AMT) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Pirenopolis.

Things to do in Goias

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Pirenopolis

— 6 nights

Jewel of the Center-West

Colonial architecture and waterfalls top most Pirenopolis itineraries, but this historic city located roughly in the center of Brazil also buzzes with a lively arts scene and a distinct hippie vibe.
Explore hidden gems such as Centro Historico de Pirenopolis and Wheels of Time Antique Motorcycle. Your inner history buff will appreciate Our Lady of Rosario church and Igreja Nossa Senhora Da Penha De Franca. Spend the 1st (Mon) exploring nature at Parque Estadual da Serra dos Pireneus. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Cachoeira do Rosario, see the interesting displays at Mariano de Pirenopolis Museum, view the masterpieces at Atelie Da Filigrana, and stroll through Abade Reserve.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Pirenopolis itinerary planner.

You can drive from Goias to Pirenopolis in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Goiania.

Things to do in Pirenopolis

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Goiania

— 5 nights

Capital of the Cerrado

A planned city offering more green space for each inhabitant than any other urban center in the country, Goiania was established as the state capital in 1933.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Museu Memorial do Cerrado and Bosque dos Buritis. Visit Catedral Metropolitana de Goiania and Paroquia do Imaculado Coracao de Maria for their historical value. When in Goiania, make a side trip to see Vinicola Jabuticabal in Hidrolandia, approximately Hidrolandia away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Museu Pedro Ludovico Teixeira, walk around Vaca Brava Park, look for gifts at Flamboyant Shopping Center, and explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte Contemporanea.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Goiania trip planner.

Drive from Pirenopolis to Goiania in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Goiania can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Goiania

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

Brazil travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
Land of Brazilwood
The largest country in South America and the biggest Portuguese-speaking nation in the world, Brazil remains best known for its soccer tradition and annual Carnaval. Most visitors on holiday in Brazil come for the country's outstanding beaches, music, wildlife, and diverse neighborhoods, each one boasting its own distinct character, atmosphere, and way of life. A tour of Brazil reveals a vast land of great natural and human diversity, from its sprawling rainforest wildernesses, to its busy urban centers. There are plenty of things to do in Brazil, from basking on its coastline to chasing the samba scene or catching a picturesque sunset from one of the country's lush mountaintops.