9 days in Brazil Itinerary

9 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Rio de Janeiro
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
3
Fernando de Noronha
— 2 nights
Fly:  19 h 15 min
End: Istanbul, Turkey

2
nights
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 27th (Fri), pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo, walk around Parque Ibirapuera, and then wander the streets of Paulista Avenue. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, then explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, then examine the collection at Museu De Arte Sacra De Sao Paulo, and finally explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte Moderna de Sao Paulo.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Sao Paulo journey planning website.

Istanbul, Turkey to Sao Paulo is an approximately 15- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Istanbul to Sao Paulo. Traveling from Istanbul in December, expect Sao Paulo to be warmer, temps between 32°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo ©
Mercado Municipal de São Paulo

2
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.
On the 29th (Sun), appreciate the history behind Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, kick back and relax at Copacabana Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sugarloaf Mountain, and finally make a trip to Escadaria Selaron. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Barra da Tijuca Beach, admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Ipanema, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Pedra do Arpoador.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rio de Janeiro day trip tool.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sao Paulo in December, Rio de Janeiro is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain

2
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: enjoy the sand and surf at Baia do Sancho, stroll through Porto de Santo Antonio Beach, get outside with Baia dos Porcos, and make a trip to Fortaleza N S dos Remedios.

To find photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Fernando de Noronha trip planner.

You can fly from Rio de Janeiro to Fernando de Noronha in 7 hours. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Fernando de Noronha Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In December, daytime highs in Fernando de Noronha are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste
Praia do Cacimba do Padre ©
Praia do Cacimba do Padre

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