15 days in South America Itinerary

15 days in South America Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Praia da Pipa
— 2 nights
2
Fernando de Noronha
— 4 nights
3
Itacare
— 2 nights
4
Porto Seguro
— 3 nights
5
Ouro Preto
— 3 nights

2
nights
Praia da Pipa

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.
On the 2nd (Sun), stroll through Pipa Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Barra de Cunhau. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Amor Beach, kick back and relax at Madeiro Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Baia dos Golfinhos.

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London, UK to Praia da Pipa is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to Praia da Pipa, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in August, with highs in Praia da Pipa at 33°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Praia da Pipa

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Barra de Cunhau
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Pipa Beach ©
Pipa Beach
Barra de Cunhau ©
Barra de Cunhau
Amor Beach ©
Amor Beach

4
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Praia do Cachorro and Praia do Leão. Relax by the water at Atalaia Beach and Praia do Cacimba do Padre. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Porto de Santo Antonio Beach, get outside with Baia dos Porcos, examine the collection at Projeto TAMAR Fernando de Noronha - Patrocínio PETROBRAS, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Fernado de Noronha Island.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Fernando de Noronha online travel planner.

Fly from Praia da Pipa to Fernando de Noronha in 4.5 hours. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Fernando de Noronha when traveling from Praia da Pipa in August, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Itacare.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Praia do Leão ©
Praia do Leão
Fernado de Noronha Island ©
Fernado de Noronha Island
Atalaia Beach ©
Atalaia Beach

2
nights
Itacare

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Jeribucacu Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Itacarezinho Beach. On the next day, kick back and relax at Praia da Tiririca, then stroll through Ribeira Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Prainha Beach.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Itacare route planner.

Traveling by flight from Fernando de Noronha to Itacare takes 10.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Itacare. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 23°C in Itacare. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Porto Seguro.

Things to do in Itacare

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Praia da Tiririca ©
Praia da Tiririca
Prainha Beach ©
Prainha Beach
Ribeira Beach ©
Ribeira Beach

3
nights
Porto Seguro

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.
Get in touch with nature at Praia dos Nativos and Recife de Fora. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Centro Historico and Quadrado. Go for a jaunt from Porto Seguro to Santa Cruz Cabralia to see Coroa Vermelha Beach about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Coqueiros and tour the pleasant surroundings at Taperapua Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto Seguro trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Itacare to Porto Seguro in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. In August, daytime highs in Porto Seguro are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ouro Preto.

Things to do in Porto Seguro

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Coroa Vermelha Beach
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Praia dos Nativos ©
Praia dos Nativos
Coroa Vermelha Beach ©
Coroa Vermelha Beach
Praia dos Coqueiros ©
Praia dos Coqueiros

3
nights
Ouro Preto

Ouro Preto ©
Designated a World Heritage Site because of its well-preserved Baroque architecture, the city of Ouro Preto served as the state capital until local governance outgrew the scale of this pleasant valley settlement.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Mina Du Veloso, take an in-depth tour of Casa dos Contos, explore the world behind art at Museu da Inconfidencia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sao Francisco de Assis, then make a trip to Praca Tiradentes, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of Nossa Senhora do Pilar. On the next day, examine the collection at Oratory Museum (Museu Do Oratorio), don't miss a visit to Centro Historico de Ouro Preto, and then admire the landmark architecture of Igreja Nossa Senhora do Carmo.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Ouro Preto vacation builder website.

You can fly from Porto Seguro to Ouro Preto in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. In August in Ouro Preto, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ouro Preto

Historic Sites · Museums
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Mina Du Veloso ©
Mina Du Veloso
Igreja Nossa Senhora do Carmo ©
Igreja Nossa Senhora do Carmo
Oratory Museum (Museu Do Oratorio) ©
Oratory Museum (Museu Do Oratorio)

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