48 days in Brazil Itinerary

48 days in Brazil Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brazil visit planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Rio de Janeiro
— 7 nights
2
Florianopolis
— 7 nights
3
Rio de Janeiro
— Few hours
4
Brasilia
— Few hours
5
Abadiania
— 25 nights
6
Brasilia
— Few hours
7
Salvador
— 6 nights
8
Rio de Janeiro
— 1 night

7
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Reserva Beach and Mirante Dona Marta. Head to BarraShopping and Shopping Leblonfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to Praia de Itauna (in Saquarema), REGUA - Reserva Ecologica de Guapiacu (in Cachoeiras de Macacu) and Museu de Arte Contemporanea de Niteroi (in Niteroi). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Museu da Republica, view the masterpieces at Centro Cultural Municipal Parque das Ruinas, pause for some serene contemplation at The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian, and look for gifts at Brasil e Cia Arte Popular.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Rio de Janeiro online attractions planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai to Rio de Janeiro, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. March in Rio de Janeiro sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Florianopolis.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Praia de Itauna, REGUA - Reserva Ecologica de Guapiacu, Museu de Arte Contemporanea de Niteroi
Highlights from your plan
Praia de Itauna ©
Praia de Itauna
Reserva Beach ©
Reserva Beach
Museu de Arte do Rio - MAR ©
Museu de Arte do Rio - MAR

7
nights
Florianopolis

Florianopolis ©
Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.
Explore hidden gems such as Forte Beach and Praia de Bombas. Get a sense of the local culture at Catedral Metropolitana de Florianopolis and Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography. Change things up with these side-trips from Florianopolis: Itapema Beach (in Itapema) and Garopaba (Atelier ART3, Ferrugem Beach, &more). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Praia Brava, stroll through Lagoinha do Leste, examine the collection at Museum of Brunidores, and get engrossed in the history at Ecomuseu do Ribeirao da Ilha.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Florianopolis trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Florianopolis takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in April since evenings lows in Florianopolis dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Florianopolis

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Garopaba, Itapema Beach, Praia de Bombas
Highlights from your plan
Forte Beach ©
Forte Beach
Ferrugem Beach ©
Ferrugem Beach
Praia de Bombas ©
Praia de Bombas

few
hours
Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro ©
On the 10th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Museu da Republica.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rio de Janeiro tour builder app.

You can fly from Florianopolis to Rio de Janeiro in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Rio de Janeiro when traveling from Florianopolis in April, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Brasilia.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Museu da Republica ©
Museu da Republica

few
hours
Brasilia

Brasilia ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): ponder the world of politics at Palacio do Planalto.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Brasilia vacation builder app.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Brasilia, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Abadiania.
Highlights from your plan
Palacio do Planalto ©
Palacio do Planalto

25
nights
Abadiania

Abadiania ©
Abadiânia is a municipality in the state of Goiás, Brazil. Discover out-of-the-way places like Casa Dom Inacio de Loyola and Parque Ambiental Ipiranga. Get a sense of the local culture at Hidrolandia Cultural Center and Museu de Artes Plasticas de Anapolis. Explore Abadiania's surroundings by going to Outlet Premium Brasilia (in Alexania), Anapolis (Catedral Senhor Bom Jesus da Lapa, Brasil Park Shopping, &more) and Corumba de Goias (Igreja Nossa Senhora Da Penha De Franca, Cachoeira Salto Corumba, &more). There's more to do: browse the different shops at Bouganville Shopping.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Abadiania trip maker website.

You can drive from Brasilia to Abadiania in 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Abadiania can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You will leave for Brasilia on the 5th (Sat).

Things to do in Abadiania

Outdoors Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Anapolis, Corumba de Goias, Outlet Premium Brasilia, Hidrolandia Cultural Center, Bouganville Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Salto Corumba ©
Salto Corumba
Outlet Premium Brasilia ©
Outlet Premium Brasilia
Museu de Artes Plasticas de Anapolis ©
Museu de Artes Plasticas de Anapolis

few
hours
Brasilia

Brasilia ©
On the 5th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Igrejinha N.S. De Fatima church.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Brasilia road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Abadiania to Brasilia takes 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Salvador.

Things to do in Brasilia

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Igrejinha N.S. De Fatima church ©
Igrejinha N.S. De Fatima church

6
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sister Dulce memorial and Casa do Rio Vermelho. Head to Shopping Barra and Salvador Shoppingfor some retail therapy. Explore Salvador's surroundings by going to Itacimirim Beach (in Itacimirim), Vilas do Atlantico Beach (in Lauro de Freitas) and Reserva de Sapiranga (in Praia do Forte). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Palacete Das Artes Rodin Bahia, see the interesting displays at Santo Antonio da Barra Fort and Nautic Museum of Bahia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja da Ordem Terceira de Sao Francisco, and get to know the fascinating history of Praca da Se.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Salvador trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Brasilia to Salvador by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Brasilia in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Salvador, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Salvador

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Itacimirim Beach, Vilas do Atlantico Beach, Reserva de Sapiranga
Highlights from your plan
Vilas do Atlantico Beach ©
Vilas do Atlantico Beach
Casa do Rio Vermelho ©
Casa do Rio Vermelho
Palacete Das Artes Rodin Bahia ©
Palacete Das Artes Rodin Bahia

1
night
Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): hike along Claudio Coutinho Trail and then take in the pleasant sights at Avenida Atlantica.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rio de Janeiro online vacation builder.

You can fly from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salvador in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rio de Janeiro, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Trails Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Claudio Coutinho Trail ©
Claudio Coutinho Trail
Avenida Atlantica ©
Avenida Atlantica

Similar Plans

60 days in South America, Mexico & Caribbean BY A USER FROM DENMARK June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Brazil BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Rio de Janeiro BY A USER FROM FIJI March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 6 days in Fortaleza BY A USER FROM SURINAME April, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in Bogota BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA April, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, popular sights Preferences: April, outdoors, romantic, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in Sao Paulo, Paraguay & Santiago BY A USER FROM BRAZIL April, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, shopping, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in South America & Chilean Patagonia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Rio de Janeiro BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular sights Preferences: March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Santiago BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: June, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Santiago BY A USER FROM MEXICO May, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: May, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Rio de Janeiro BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in Rio de Janeiro BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, romantic, beaches, museums, popular sights Preferences: February, outdoors, romantic, beaches, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans