49 days in Brazil Itinerary

49 days in Brazil Itinerary

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1
Sao Paulo
— 1 night
2
Gramado
— 2 nights
3
Foz do Iguacu
— 2 nights
4
Florianopolis
— 4 nights
5
Rio de Janeiro
— 5 nights
6
Arraial do Cabo
— 3 nights
7
Ilha Grande
— 4 nights
8
Alto Paraiso de Goias
— 4 nights
9
Palmeiras
— 1 night
10
Porto de Galinhas
— 4 nights
11
Fernando de Noronha
— 6 nights
12
Natal
— 3 nights
13
Canoa Quebrada
— 3 nights

1
night
Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
On the 6th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP and then admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): take a stroll through Paulista Avenue, thenstroll around Parque Ibirapuera, and then savor the flavors at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sao Paulo trip itinerary maker website.

Chicago, USA to Sao Paulo is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Sao Paulo is 3 hours. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in March; daily highs in Sao Paulo reach °F and lows reach °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gramado.

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

2
nights
Gramado

Gramado ©
Surrounded by impressive mountain scenery in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, the small city of Gramado charms visitors with its alpine European-style architecture and blossoming flowers.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Snowland, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Negro, and then walk around Mini Mundo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo, learn about winemaking at Casa Seganfredo, thenadmire the majestic nature at Parque Estadual do Caracol, and finally make a trip to Caro Watson Escape Game.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Gramado trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Sao Paulo to Gramado takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Parque Estadual do Caracol
Highlights from your plan
Lago Negro ©
Lago Negro
Snowland ©
Snowland
Mini Mundo ©
Mini Mundo

2
nights
Foz do Iguacu

Foz do Iguacu ©
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 10th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Buddhist Temple and then admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the resident critters at Parque das Aves Bird Park and then take in the dramatic scenery at Devil's Throat.

Planning Foz do Iguacu trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Getting from Gramado to Foz do Iguacu by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Florianopolis.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Devil's Throat ©
Devil's Throat

4
nights
Florianopolis

Florianopolis ©
Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florianopolis: Guarda do Embau (Pedra do Urubu, Prainha Beach, &more) and Beto Carrero World (in Penha). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Mole, head off the coast to Campeche island, and stroll through Lagoinha do Leste.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Florianopolis road trip site.

You can fly from Foz do Iguacu to Florianopolis in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Florianopolis are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Florianopolis

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Guarda do Embau, Beto Carrero World
Highlights from your plan
Praia Mole ©
Praia Mole
Beto Carrero World ©
Beto Carrero World
Lagoinha do Leste ©
Lagoinha do Leste

5
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.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Copacabana Beach, get outside with Leblon Beach, pause for some photo ops at Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, and admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro online road trip planner.

Getting from Florianopolis to Rio de Janeiro by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Florianopolis in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rio de Janeiro: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Arraial do Cabo.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema

3
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.
Arraial do Cabo is known for beaches, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Farol Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Brava Beach, get outside with Mirante do Pontal do Atalaia, and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Arraial do Cabo trip site.

Traveling by car from Rio de Janeiro to Arraial do Cabo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Arraial do Cabo are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Ilha Grande.

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

4
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.
Ilha Grande is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Aventureiro, stroll through Dois Rios Beach, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pico do Papagaio.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ilha Grande vacation planning site.

You can take a bus from Arraial do Cabo to Ilha Grande in 8 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Alto Paraiso de Goias.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Pico do Papagaio ©
Pico do Papagaio
Sitio Forte Beach ©
Sitio Forte Beach
Aventureiro ©
Aventureiro

4
nights
Alto Paraiso de Goias

Alto Paraiso de Goias ©
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.
Alto Paraiso de Goias is known for nature, outdoors, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros, admire the sheer force of Almecegas I Waterfalls, head outdoors with Cachoeira do Garimpao, and trek along Sertao Zen.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Alto Paraiso de Goias road trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Ilha Grande to Alto Paraiso de Goias in 13.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or 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 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Palmeiras.

Things to do in Alto Paraiso de Goias

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros ©
Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros
Catarata dos Couros
Catarata dos Couros
Vale da Lua ©
Vale da Lua

1
night
Palmeiras

Palmeiras ©
On the 3rd (Fri), admire the sheer force of Poco do Diabo Waterfall and then get outside with Morro do Pai Inacio. On the next day, Head underground at Gruta da Lapa Doce and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chapada Diamantina National Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Palmeiras online attractions planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Alto Paraiso de Goias to Palmeiras. Traveling from Alto Paraiso de Goias to Palmeiras, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, daytime highs in Palmeiras are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Porto de Galinhas.

Things to do in Palmeiras

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Chapada Diamantina National Park, Poco do Diabo Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Chapada Diamantina National Park ©
Chapada Diamantina National Park
Poco do Diabo Waterfall ©
Poco do Diabo Waterfall

4
nights
Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas ©
You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Go for a jaunt from Porto de Galinhas to Tamandare to see Praia dos Carneiros about 1h 5 min away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Muro Alto Beach, steep yourself in history at Massangana Sugar Cane Mill, explore the gorgeous colors at Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas, and stroll through Praia De Maracaipe.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto de Galinhas trip app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Palmeiras to Porto de Galinhas. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Praia dos Carneiros
Highlights from your plan
Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas ©
Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas

6
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, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Baia do Sancho, enjoy the sand and surf at Conceicao Beach, get outside with Morro dois Irmaos, and trek along Trilha Costa Esmeralda.

Find out how to plan Fernando de Noronha trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha takes 3.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha is 1 hour. In April, daytime highs in Fernando de Noronha are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Natal.

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

3
nights
Natal

Natal ©
The promise of sun, sand, and surf generates plenty of tourism in Natal.
Natal is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Dunas de Genipabu, enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Rita Beach, see the vivid underwater world at Parrachos de Maracajau, and stroll through Ponta Negra Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Natal itinerary planner.

Fly from Fernando de Noronha to Natal in 3 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Natal is minus 1 hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Canoa Quebrada.

Things to do in Natal

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Dunas de Genipabu ©
Dunas de Genipabu
Ponta Negra Beach ©
Ponta Negra Beach
Parrachos de Maracajau ©
Parrachos de Maracajau

3
nights
Canoa Quebrada

Canoa Quebrada ©
A small fishing village backed by impressive sand dunes and red sandstone cliffs, Canoa Quebrada entices a growing number of foreign visitors with its near-perfect tropical weather and sun-kissed beaches.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): kick back and relax at Canoa Quebrada, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Star of Canoa Quebrada in the Dunes, and then kick back and relax at Ceara Beach. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Canoa Quebrada, kick back and relax at Retiro Grande Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Lagoa do Mato Beach, and finally visit Vila do Estevao.

Plan a trip to Canoa Quebrada easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Natal to Canoa Quebrada takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Natal in April: high temperatures in Canoa Quebrada hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Canoa Quebrada

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Praia de Canoa Quebrada ©
Praia de Canoa Quebrada
Star of Canoa Quebrada in the Dunes ©
Star of Canoa Quebrada in the Dunes
Vila do Estevao ©
Vila do Estevao

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