19 days in Brazil Itinerary

19 days in Brazil Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brazil trip itinerary planner

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Aracaju
— 2 nights
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Maceio
— 3 nights
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Recife
— 3 nights
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Joao Pessoa
— 4 nights
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Natal
— 6 nights
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Aracaju

— 2 nights

Cashew Tree of the Parrots

The capital of the state of Sergipe, Aracaju has developed a reputation as one of the most active, modern, and healthiest cities in the country.
On the 24th (Sun), examine the collection at Museu da Gente Sergipana and then enjoy the sand and surf at Croa do Gore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Orla de Atalaia and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oceanario de Aracaju.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Aracaju trip planner.

Salvador to Aracaju is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. October in Aracaju sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a bus to Maceio.

Things to do in Aracaju

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches
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Maceio

— 3 nights

Paradise of Waters

Dazzling waters, long stretches of white sand beach, and the splendid colors of nearby mineral cliffs typify Maceio, the laid-back capital of Alagoas state.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Frances Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Gunga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Ponta Verde Beach and then stroll through Praia de Pajucara.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Maceio attractions planner.

You can take a bus from Aracaju to Maceio in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Aracaju in October, Maceio is a bit cooler at night with lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Recife.

Things to do in Maceio

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

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Recife

— 3 nights

Brazilian Venice

Once the capital of Dutch Brazil, Recife has a history spanning back to 1537, when it was little more than a handful of fishing houses on the beach.
Take a break from Recife with a short trip to Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach in Porto de Galinhas, about 1h 15 min away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Ricardo Brennand Institute, appreciate the extensive heritage of Recife Antigo, kick back and relax at Boa Viagem Beach, and gain insight at Oficina Ceramica Francisco Brennand.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Recife trip website.

Fly from Maceio to Recife in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Maceio in October, Recife is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 28°C. On the 31st (Sun), you're off to Joao Pessoa.

Things to do in Recife

Outdoors · Museums · Parks · Beaches

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Joao Pessoa

— 4 nights

City Where the Sun Rises First

Situated at the very eastern tip of the Americas, Joao Pessoa is indeed, as its nickname suggests, "the city where the sun rises first." Known for its exceptional integration with nature, the city ranks as the greenest capital in Brazil, with countless parks and even an Atlantic rainforest reserve within its bounds.
Get out of town with these interesting Joao Pessoa side-trips: Conde (Praia de Tambaba & Coqueirinho Beach). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Tambau Beach, explore the world behind art at Estacao Cabo Branco, stroll through Bessa Beach, and visit a coastal fixture at Farol Do Cabo Branco.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Joao Pessoa road trip planning site.

You can drive from Recife to Joao Pessoa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in October, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Natal.

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Natal

— 6 nights

City of the Sun

The promise of sun, sand, and surf generates plenty of tourism in Natal.
Step out of Natal with an excursion to Cajueiro de Pirangi in Pirangi do Norte--about 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Dunas de Genipabu, stroll through Ponta Negra Beach, examine the collection at Museu Camara Cascudo, and enjoy the sand and surf at Genipabu Beach.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Natal online journey planner.

You can drive from Joao Pessoa to Natal in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Natal sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Natal

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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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.