60 days in South America Itinerary

60 days in South America Itinerary

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Praia da Pipa, Brazil
— 3 nights
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Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
— 6 nights
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Porto de Galinhas, Brazil
— 4 nights
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Maragogi, Brazil
— 3 nights
5
Maceio, Brazil
— 3 nights
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Morro de Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 3 nights
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Itacare, Brazil
— 4 nights
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Porto Seguro, Brazil
— 4 nights
9
Florianopolis, Brazil
— 5 nights
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El Chalten, Argentina
— 3 nights
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El Calafate, Argentina
— 3 nights
12
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
— 5 nights
13
Ilha Grande, Brazil
— 5 nights
14
Ilhabela, Brazil
— 7 nights

3
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Praia da Pipa, Brazil

Praia da Pipa ©
Some of Brazil's finest beaches stand among top Praia de Pipa tourist attractions, though the area also features lively nightlife and a big selection of cafes, restaurants, bars, art galleries, and artisan workshops.
Relax by the water at Barra de Cunhau and Tibau do Sul Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Praia Tibau do Sul and Chapadao Hill. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Madeiro Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Amor Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Santuario Ecologico de Pipa.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Praia da Pipa trip itinerary planner.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Praia da Pipa is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Johannesburg in December since evenings lows in Praia da Pipa dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Praia da Pipa

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Tibau do Sul, Barra de Cunhau
Highlights from your plan
Barra de Cunhau ©
Barra de Cunhau
Madeiro Beach ©
Madeiro Beach
Praia Tibau do Sul ©
Praia Tibau do Sul

6
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Conceicao Beach and Praia do Cachorro. We've included these beaches for you: Baia do Sancho and Atalaia Beach. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Sueste, make a trip to Fortaleza N S dos Remedios, stroll through Praia do Leão, and get outside with Baia dos Porcos.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Fernando de Noronha visit site.

Traveling by flight from Praia da Pipa to Fernando de Noronha takes 4.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Praia da Pipa to Fernando de Noronha. In December, daily temperatures in Fernando de Noronha can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Porto de Galinhas.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos
Conceicao Beach ©
Conceicao Beach
Fernado de Noronha Island ©
Fernado de Noronha Island

4
nights
Porto de Galinhas, Brazil

Porto de Galinhas ©
You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Praia de Calhetas and Scuba & Snorkeling. Relax by the water at Serrambi Beach and Praia De Maracaipe. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Muro Alto Beach, hike along River Maracaipe tour, see Off-Road Tours, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Porto de Galinhas visit app.

You can fly from Fernando de Noronha to Porto de Galinhas in 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Porto de Galinhas. In December, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Maragogi.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Praia de Calhetas
Highlights from your plan
Praia de Calhetas ©
Praia de Calhetas
Serrambi Beach ©
Serrambi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Maragogi, Brazil

Maragogi ©
Located on the scenic Costa dos Corais, the municipality of Maragogi has become a hot spot for ecotourism.
Get in touch with nature at Praia Ponta de Mangue and Lages Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Beach Patacho - Ecological Route Miracles and Antunes Beach. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Barra Grande Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Japaratinga Beach, and explore the gorgeous colors at Gales de Maragogi.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Maragogi trip planning site.

Drive from Porto de Galinhas to Maragogi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Porto de Galinhas in December since evenings lows in Maragogi dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Maceio.

Things to do in Maragogi

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Porto de Pedras, Japaratinga Beach
Highlights from your plan
Praia Ponta de Mangue ©
Praia Ponta de Mangue
Lages Beach ©
Lages Beach
Xareu Beach ©
Xareu Beach

3
nights
Maceio, Brazil

Maceio ©
Dazzling waters, long stretches of white sand beach, and the splendid colors of nearby mineral cliffs typify Maceio, the laid-back capital of Alagoas state.
Get outdoors at Barra de Sao Miguel Beach and Praia de Sonho Verde. We've included these beaches for you: Praia do Gunga and Paripueira Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Frances Beach in Praia do Frances (about 42 minutes away). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Pajucara and stroll through Ponta Verde Beach.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Maceio road trip app.

Traveling by car from Maragogi to Maceio takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Morro de Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Maceio

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Paripueira, Barra de Sao Miguel Beach, Praia do Gunga, Frances Beach
Highlights from your plan
Barra de Sao Miguel Beach ©
Barra de Sao Miguel Beach
Praia de Sonho Verde ©
Praia de Sonho Verde
Praia do Gunga ©
Praia do Gunga

3
nights
Morro de Sao Paulo, Brazil

Morro de Sao Paulo ©
One of the island of Tinhare's five villages, Morro de Sao Paulo stands as an old, charming settlement, with plenty of natural attractions and all the facilities to make visitors feel at home.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Gamboa Beach and Segunda Praia. Get in touch with nature at Quinta Praia (Praia do Encanto) and Garapua Beach. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sea views from Farol do Morro, enjoy the sand and surf at Quarta Praia, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Da Nossa Senhora Da Luz.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Morro de Sao Paulo trip planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Maceio to Morro de Sao Paulo in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In December, daily temperatures in Morro de Sao Paulo can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Itacare.

Things to do in Morro de Sao Paulo

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Quinta Praia (Praia do Encanto) ©
Quinta Praia (Praia do Encanto)
Gamboa Beach ©
Gamboa Beach
Quarta Praia ©
Quarta Praia

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nights
Itacare, Brazil

Itacare ©
Most visitors remember their Itacare vacation by the area's wide beaches, lapped by breakers ideal for both experienced surfers and novice wave riders still perfecting their skills.
Explore hidden gems such as Taipus de Fora Beach and Havaizinho Beach. Visiting Jeribucacu Beach and Barra Grande Beach will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Praia da Tiririca, admire the sheer force of Tijuipe Waterfall, enjoy the sand and surf at Ribeira Beach, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Itacare trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Morro de Sao Paulo to Itacare takes 5.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Itacare can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Porto Seguro.

Things to do in Itacare

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Taipus de Fora Beach, Barra Grande Beach
Highlights from your plan
Taipus de Fora Beach ©
Taipus de Fora Beach
Prainha Beach ©
Prainha Beach
Jeribucacu Beach ©
Jeribucacu Beach

4
nights
Porto Seguro, Brazil

Porto Seguro ©
In a sense, Porto Seguro is where Brazil as a country began, marking the spot where Portuguese explorers first arrived in the 16th century.
You'll get in some beach time at Coroa Vermelha Beach and Mirror Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Praia dos Coqueiros and Praia dos Nativos. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Praia de Taipe, look for all kinds of wild species at Recife de Fora, take in panoramic vistas at Quadrado, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Taperapua Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Porto Seguro tour planner.

You can drive from Itacare to Porto Seguro in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. In December in Porto Seguro, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Florianopolis.

Things to do in Porto Seguro

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Coroa Vermelha Beach
Highlights from your plan
Coroa Vermelha Beach ©
Coroa Vermelha Beach
Praia de Taipe ©
Praia de Taipe
Praia dos Coqueiros ©
Praia dos Coqueiros

5
nights
Florianopolis, Brazil

Florianopolis ©
Divided between island and mainland, the distinctive city of Florianopolis charms visitors on first arrival with its impressive skyline.
Escape the urban bustle at Lagoinha do Leste and Praia Mole. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ferrugem Beach and Barra da Lagoa Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Florianopolis: Praia do Rosa (in Praia do Rosa), Itapema Beach (in Itapema) and Bombinhas Beach (in Bombinhas). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Praia das Laranjeiras and step off the mainland to explore Campeche island.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Florianopolis travel route builder.

Traveling by flight from Porto Seguro to Florianopolis takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in January, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to El Chalten.

Things to do in Florianopolis

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Itapema Beach, Bombinhas Beach, Praia das Laranjeiras, Ferrugem Beach, Praia do Rosa
Highlights from your plan
Ferrugem Beach ©
Ferrugem Beach
Lagoinha do Leste ©
Lagoinha do Leste
Praia Mole ©
Praia Mole

3
nights
El Chalten, Argentina

El Chalten ©
Nestled up against the hills of the Los Glaciares National Park, El Chalten serves as one of the nation's most bustling hubs for hikers and backpackers heading out into the wild landscape of southern Patagonia.
Explore hidden gems such as Fitz Roy and Glaciar Huemul. Visiting Laguna Torre and Laguna Capri will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Chorillo del Salto, take in the awesome beauty at Sendero Loma del Pliegue Tumbado, trek along Laguna de los Tres, and get great views at El Mirador De Los Condores.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read El Chalten road trip planner.

Getting from Florianopolis to El Chalten by combination of flight and bus takes about 15 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to El Calafate.

Things to do in El Chalten

Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Laguna de los Tres
Highlights from your plan
Fitz Roy ©
Fitz Roy
Laguna de los Tres ©
Laguna de los Tres
Laguna Torre ©
Laguna Torre

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El Calafate, Argentina

El Calafate ©
El Calafate tourism thrives mostly thanks to the city's proximity to a World Heritage-listed national park, famed for containing over 40 large glaciers.
Get outdoors at Estacionamiento Pasarelas Glaciar Perito Moreno and Climbing Tours. Explore hidden gems such as Laguna Nimez Reserva Natural Municipal and Lago Argentino. It doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Upsala Glacier.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the El Calafate trip itinerary app.

You can drive from El Chalten to El Calafate in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in El Calafate sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Carlos de Bariloche.

Things to do in El Calafate

Parks · Nature · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Laguna Nimez Reserva Natural Municipal ©
Laguna Nimez Reserva Natural Municipal
Upsala Glacier ©
Upsala Glacier

5
nights
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina

Nestled against the foothills of the Andes, scenic San Carlos de Bariloche hugs the southern shore of Nahuel Huapi Lake and ranks among Argentina's top destinations for active outdoor vacations.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Isla Victoria. Step out of the city life by going to Puerto Blest y Cascada de los Cantaro and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Spend the 14th (Thu) exploring nature at Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the San Carlos de Bariloche trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from El Calafate to San Carlos de Bariloche by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. When traveling from El Calafate in January, plan for somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in San Carlos de Bariloche: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Ilha Grande.

Things to do in San Carlos de Bariloche

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Puerto Blest y Cascada de los Cantaro ©
Puerto Blest y Cascada de los Cantaro
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi ©
Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi

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Ilha Grande, Brazil

Ilha Grande ©
A tumultuous and unsavory history has kept Ilha Grande relatively undeveloped and free of the trappings of the modern world.
Take a break from the city and head to Lagoa Azul and Dois Rios Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Abraaozinho Beach and Lagoa Verde, Ilha Grande. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Camiranga Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Preta, and take a peaceful walk through Tropical Forest.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ilha Grande sightseeing planner.

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and ferry from San Carlos de Bariloche to Ilha Grande takes 15 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Carlos de Bariloche in January: highs in Ilha Grande hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Ilhabela.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Lagoa Azul ©
Lagoa Azul
Dois Rios Beach ©
Dois Rios Beach
Abraaozinho Beach ©
Abraaozinho Beach

7
nights
Ilhabela, Brazil

Ilhabela ©
Translated as "beautiful island," Ilhabela has the natural landscape to live up to its name.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Baia de Castelhanos Beach and Bonete Beach. Get outdoors at Jabaquara Beach and Praia da Baleia. Venture out of the city with trips to Pauba Beach (in Pauba), Juquehy Beach (in Sao Sebastiao) and Maresias Beach (in Maresias). Next up on the itinerary: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Da Feiticeira, kick back and relax at Praia Pedra do Sino, and admire the sheer force of Gato Waterfall.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ilhabela trip planner.

Getting from Ilha Grande to Ilhabela by combination of ferry and car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Ilha Grande in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Ilhabela, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ilhabela

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Sao Sebastiao
Highlights from your plan
Praia Pedra do Sino ©
Praia Pedra do Sino
Juquehy Beach ©
Juquehy Beach
Baia de Castelhanos Beach ©
Baia de Castelhanos Beach

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