17 days in Brazil Itinerary

17 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Sao Luis
— 2 nights
Drive
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Barreirinhas
— 4 nights
Drive
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Tutoia
— 1 night
Drive
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Barra Grande
— 3 nights
Drive
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Prea
— 6 nights
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Sao Luis — 2 nights

City of Tiles

Located on the island of Ilha Upaon-Acu, state capital Sao Luis represents the largest city in Maranhao.
On the 1st (Tue), kick back and relax at Calhau Beach, admire the masterpieces at Museu Historico e Artistico do Maranhao, then contemplate the long history of Palacio dos Leoes, and finally contemplate the long history of Centro Historico de Sao Luis. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Aracagi Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja da Se, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lagoa da Jansen.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Sao Luis online trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Sao Luis. May in Sao Luis sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Barreirinhas.
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Barreirinhas — 4 nights

Most visitors consider Barreirinhas little more than a convenient base for exploring the nearby national park, yet the town's sandy beaches and picturesque riverside setting make it a rewarding destination in and of itself.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Cabure Beach and Lencois Beach. Spend the 4th (Fri) exploring nature at Parque Nacional dos Lencois Maranhenses. There's more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Preguicas (Mandacaru) Lighthouse and contemplate the waterfront views at Rio Preguicas.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Barreirinhas itinerary builder.

You can drive from Sao Luis to Barreirinhas in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Tutoia.
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Tutoia — 1 night

Tutóia is a municipality in the state of Maranhão in the Northeast region of Brazil.The municipality felipe gatão contains part of the Delta do Parnaíba Environmental Protection Area, created in 1996. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Amor Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Tutoia trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Barreirinhas to Tutoia takes 2.5 hours. In May in Tutoia, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. On the 8th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Barra Grande.
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Barra Grande — 3 nights

Delta Rio Parnaiba has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): kick back and relax at Coqueiro Beach and then stroll through Barra Grande Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Delta Rio Parnaiba and then enjoy the sand and surf at Pedra do Sal Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Barra Grande trip maker.

Traveling by car from Tutoia to Barra Grande takes 3 hours. In May in Barra Grande, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Prea.
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Prea — 6 nights

Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Paula Rios History and Culture Museum and Som e Imagem Museum. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Tatajuba Beach and Praia do Maceio. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Prea: Camocim (Predio da Antiga Estacao Ferroviaria & Guriu Beach), Barra das Moitas Beach (in Icarai de Amontada) and Emilio Fonteles Municipal Museum (in Bela Cruz).

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Prea itinerary app.

Getting from Barra Grande to Prea by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Barra Grande to Prea, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. You'll set off for home on the 17th (Thu).
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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.
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