21 days in Brazil & Buenos Aires Itinerary

21 days in Brazil & Buenos Aires Itinerary

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21 days in Brazil & Buenos Aires Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly + Drive:  17 h 45 min
1
Bonito, Brazil
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
2
Ilha Grande, Brazil
— 5 nights
Ferry + Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Paraty, Brazil
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  1 h 30 min
5
Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
6
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  5 h 15 min
7
Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 1 night
Shuttle + Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: London, United Kingdom

2
nights
Bonito, Brazil

Bonito ©
On the 1st (Thu), head outdoors with Pedra do Rodeadouro and then take in the dramatic scenery at Cachoeira Veu Da Noiva.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bonito trip maker tool .

London, UK to Bonito is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from London to Bonito. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel to Ilha Grande.

Things to do in Bonito

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Pedra do Rodeadouro ©
Pedra do Rodeadouro

5
nights
Ilha Grande, Brazil

Ilha Grande ©
A tumultuous and unsavory history has kept Ilha Grande relatively undeveloped and free of the trappings of the modern world.
Popular historic sites such as Dois Rios Village and Castelhanos Lighthouse are in your itinerary. Relax by the water at Caxadaco Beach and Aventureiro Beach. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Lagoa Azul, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lopes Mendes Beach, explore the ancient world of Aqueduto da Ilha Grande, and explore the activities along Lagoa Verde, Ilha Grande.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Ilha Grande trip itinerary app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bonito to Ilha Grande. The time zone changes from Amazon Time (AMT) to Brasilia Time (BRT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In March, daily temperatures in Ilha Grande can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Paraty.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Praia Preta ©
Praia Preta
Dois Rios Beach ©
Dois Rios Beach
Caxadaco Beach ©
Caxadaco Beach

5
nights
Paraty, Brazil

Paraty ©
Gazing out over a bay of tiny tropical islands, with rainforests climbing mountains in the background, it's easy to see why tourism in Paraty gets more popular by the year.
Visiting Praia do Lazaro and Toninhas Beach will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Prumirim Beach and Praia do Meio. Explore Paraty's surroundings by going to Ubatuba (Domingas Dias Beach & Felix Beach). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Sono Beach and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at First Church of Our Lady of the Remedies.

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Getting from Ilha Grande to Paraty by combination of ferry and car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Paraty

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

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Praia das Toninhas ©
Praia das Toninhas
Church of Our Lady of Remedies ©
Church of Our Lady of Remedies
Meio Beach ©
Meio Beach

2
nights
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©
Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Praia de Itacoatiara and Mirante da Prainha. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Praia de Grumari and Avenida Atlantica. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Barra Beach, get lost in a book at Real Gabinete Português de Leitura, and take some stellar pictures from Leblon Beach.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro trip planner .

You can drive from Paraty to Rio de Janeiro in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. In March, daytime highs in Rio de Janeiro are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Praia de Itacoatiara
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Praia de Itacoatiara ©
Praia de Itacoatiara
Real Gabinete Portugues Da Leitura ©
Real Gabinete Portugues Da Leitura
Avenida Atlantica ©
Avenida Atlantica

2
nights
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro De Sao Bento, view the masterpieces at Instituto Tomie Ohtake, then take a stroll through Jardins District, and finally view the masterpieces at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - São Paulo. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Museum of Image and Sound and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoológico de São Paulo.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sao Paulo travel route app .

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Sao Paulo, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil ©
Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil
Museu da Imagem e do Som - MIS ©
Museu da Imagem e do Som - MIS
Mosteiro De Sao Bento ©
Mosteiro De Sao Bento

2
nights
Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

Foz do Iguacu ©
A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Bela Vista Ecological Refuge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Omar Ibn Al-Khattab, then contemplate the long history of Triple Frontier, and finally make a trip to Avenida Jorge Schimmelpfeng.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Foz do Iguacu trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
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Bela Vista Biological Refuge ©
Bela Vista Biological Refuge
Marco Das Tres Fronteiras ©
Marco Das Tres Fronteiras
Mosque of Omar Ibn Al-Khattab ©
Mosque of Omar Ibn Al-Khattab

1
night
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires ©
Cultural capital of South America, Buenos Aires remains one of the largest cities on the continent, serving as a point of departure for exploring the rest of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Metropolitana.

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Getting from Foz do Iguacu to Buenos Aires by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Foz do Iguacu, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Buenos Aires, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Buenos Aires

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Palermo ©
Palermo
Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento ©
Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes ©
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

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