8 days in Brazil Itinerary

8 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Porto Seguro
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Praia da Pipa
— 1 night
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Fernando de Noronha
— 3 nights
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Maragogi
— 2 nights
Bus to Maceió, Fly to Sao Paulo Congonhas

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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.
On the 10th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Pitinga Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Joao Batista, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Quadrado, and finally kick back and relax at Praia dos Coqueiros. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Recife de Fora, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Taperapua Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Porto Seguro sightseeing planning site.

Sao Paulo to Porto Seguro is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sao Paulo in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Porto Seguro, with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Praia da Pipa.

Things to do in Porto Seguro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Madeiro Beach, kick back and relax at Amor Beach, then kick back and relax at Madeiro Beach, and finally stroll through Baia dos Golfinhos.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Praia da Pipa day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Porto Seguro to Praia da Pipa takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. September in Praia da Pipa sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Praia da Pipa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

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Fernando de Noronha

Emerald of the Atlantic

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.
Get some cultural insight at Projeto TAMAR Fernando de Noronha - Patrocínio PETROBRAS and Shark Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Baia dos Porcos and Praia do Cachorro. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Forte Sao Pedro do Boldro, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Leão, stroll through Fernado de Noronha Island, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Fernando de Noronha travel planner.

You can fly from Praia da Pipa to Fernando de Noronha in 4.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT) is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Praia da Pipa in September since evenings lows in Fernando de Noronha dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Maragogi.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

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Maragogi

Paradise in Alagoas

Located on the scenic Costa dos Corais, the municipality of Maragogi has become a hot spot for ecotourism.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): kick back and relax at Xareu Beach, then stroll through Antunes Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Ponta de Mangue, and finally stroll through Barra Grande Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): kick back and relax at Japaratinga Beach, then kick back and relax at Burgalhau Beach, and then see the vivid underwater world at Gales de Maragogi.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Maragogi travel planner.

You can fly from Fernando de Noronha to Maragogi in 6 hours. The time zone changes from Fernando de Noronha Standard Time to Brasilia Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Maragogi, with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maragogi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Brazil travel guide

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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.