8 days in Gramado, Canela & Bento Goncalves Itinerary

8 days in Gramado, Canela & Bento Goncalves Itinerary

Created using Inspirock State of Rio Grande do Sul trip itinerary builder

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Fly to Porto Alegre, Bus to Gramado
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Gramado
— 3 nights
Taxi
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Canela
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bento Goncalves
— 1 night
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Gramado

— 3 nights

Hydrangea Garden

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chagdud Gonpa Brazil Buddhist Temple and Igreja do Relogio. Museum-lovers will appreciate A Mina and Museu Gramado - Minerais & Pedras Preciosas. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz Sao Pedro Apostolo, walk around Mini Mundo, get in on the family fun at Parque Gaucho, and pause for some photo ops at Praca Major Nicoletti.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Gramado route builder tool.

Rio de Janeiro to Gramado is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Canela.

Things to do in Gramado

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Canela

— 3 nights
One of the best bases for ecotourism in the Serra Gaúcha area, the old town of Canela charms visitors with quaint architecture and a laid-back atmosphere.
Get in touch with nature at Cascata do Caracol and Parque Estadual do Caracol. For shopping fun, head to Maos do Mundo or Florybal - Loja Temática. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Paroquia Nossa Senhora de Lourdes, stroll around Flor do Vale - Alambique e Parque Ecologico, look for gifts at Parada da Pipa, and get in on the family fun at Mundo a Vapor.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Canela trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Canela is just a stone's throw from Gramado. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bento Goncalves.

Things to do in Canela

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Museums

Bento Goncalves

— 1 night

Wine Capital of Brazil

Founded in 1875, the young city of Bento Goncalves boasts a rich recent history and attractions that tastefully complement its surrounding natural features.
On the 28th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Vale do Rio das Antas, look for gifts at Itallinni Biscotteria, then look for gifts at Fetina de Formaio, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz de Cristo Rei. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Sao Bento Church, take in the pleasant sights at Caminhos de Pedra, do a tasting at Cooperativa Vinicola Garibaldi, then learn about winemaking at Lidio Carraro Vinicola Boutique, and finally look for gifts at Leopoldina Jardim.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bento Goncalves online vacation maker.

You can drive from Canela to Bento Goncalves in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Bento Goncalves

Wildlife · Parks · Shopping · Wineries

Side Trips