33 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

33 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 6 nights
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Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 1 night
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Iguazu National Park, Argentina
— 2 nights
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 5 nights
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Lima, Peru
— 1 night
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Iquitos, Peru
— 4 nights
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Lima, Peru
— 2 nights
Fly to Hercílio Luz International Airport, Drive to Governador Celso Ramos
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Governador Celso Ramos, Brazil
— 5 nights
Drive to Hercílio Luz International Airport, Fly to Sao Paulo
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Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 3 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, and get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam sightseeing planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Amsterdam is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuwait City to Amsterdam is minus 2 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Kuwait City in March, with highs in Amsterdam at 11°C and lows at 1°C. On the 22nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

— 6 nights

Marvelous City

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, nature, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, get great views at Leblon Beach, stroll through Copacabana Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Ipanema.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Rio de Janeiro trip itinerary maker site.

Fly from Amsterdam to Rio de Janeiro in 14.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT), which is usually a -4 hour difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Amsterdam in March; daily highs in Rio de Janeiro reach 36°C and lows reach 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

— 1 night

Land of the Waterfalls

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): buy something for everyone on your list at Shopping Mercosul, stop by Artesanato Chocolate Caseiro Tres Fronteiras, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parque das Aves Bird Park, examine the collection at Museu de Cera Dreamland, then see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Diocesana Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Foz do Iguacu travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Rio de Janeiro to Foz do Iguacu in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Foz do Iguacu when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in March, with lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can go by car to Iguazu National Park.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping · Tours

Iguazu National Park, Argentina

— 2 nights
Iguazu National Park contains 672 sq km (259 sq mi) of fertile subtropical forests, but its main attraction is the majestic Iguazu Falls.
On the 30th (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, go to the Iguazu National Park trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Foz do Iguacu to Iguazu National Park takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in March, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to fly to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Parks · Nature
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Buenos Aires, Argentina

— 5 nights

Queen of La Plata

Cultural capital of South America, Buenos Aires remains one of the largest cities on the continent, serving as a point of departure for exploring the rest of the country.
Buenos Aires is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Parque 3 de Febrero, wander the streets of Palermo, have fun and explore at Museo de los Ninos, and explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Buenos Aires road trip planning app.

Getting from Iguazu National Park to Buenos Aires by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Iguazu National Park in March, expect nights in Buenos Aires to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are slightly colder, around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Lima.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Lima, Peru

— 1 night

City of the Kings

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Museo Larco, then don't miss a visit to Alameda de los Descalzos, and then ponder the design of Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor).

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Lima trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to Lima takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Buenos Aires to Lima is minus 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Lima are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to fly to Iquitos.

Things to do in Lima

Museums

Iquitos, Peru

— 4 nights

Capital of the Peruvian Amazon

The largest city in the Peruvian Amazon and the world's largest metropolis unreachable by road, Iquitos represents a major starting point for river and rainforest adventures.
Spend the 7th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Amazon River, stroll through La Isla De Los Monos, make a trip to Plaza de Armas de Iquitos, and stop by Centro Artesanal Turistico Anaconda.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, go to the Iquitos trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Lima to Iquitos in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Traveling from Lima in April, expect Iquitos to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can fly to Lima.

Things to do in Iquitos

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Lima, Peru

— 2 nights

City of the Kings

Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Huaca Pucllana, wander the streets of Miraflores, then walk around Circuito Magico Del Agua, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Museo Convento San Francisco y Catacumbas.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Lima trip planner.

Getting from Iquitos to Lima by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Iquitos in April; daily highs in Lima reach 28°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Governador Celso Ramos.

Things to do in Lima

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums

Governador Celso Ramos, Brazil

— 5 nights
A holiday in Governador Celso Ramos offers pristine stretches of sandy white beach, complemented by brilliant turquoise water lapping at the shore.
Change things up with these side-trips from Governador Celso Ramos: Nova Trento (Madre Paulina Museum, Santuario De Madre Paulina, &more). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Cordas Beach, stroll through Praia de Palmas, contemplate the long history of Santa Cruz de Anhatomirim Fortress, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chuch of Nossa Senhora da Piedade.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Governador Celso Ramos route planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lima to Governador Celso Ramos. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Lima to Governador Celso Ramos. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in April, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Governador Celso Ramos

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sao Paulo, Brazil

— 2 nights

Land of Drizzle

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 17th (Sat): stop by Liberdade, then stroll around Parque Ibirapuera, and then pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, then explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, and then take a stroll through Paulista Avenue.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Sao Paulo trip itinerary builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Governador Celso Ramos to Sao Paulo. In April in Sao Paulo, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. You will leave for home on the 19th (Mon).

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks