30 days in Brazil Itinerary

30 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Sao Paulo
— 3 nights
Drive
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Paraty
— 5 nights
Drive to Angra dos Reis, Ferry to Ilha Grande
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Ilha Grande
— 5 nights
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Ferry to Conceição de Jacareí, Bus to Rio de Janeiro, Taxi to Petropolis
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Petropolis
— 1 night
Drive
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Rio de Janeiro
— 5 nights
Fly
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Brasilia
— 2 nights
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Campina Grande
— 1 night
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Fernando de Noronha
— 5 nights
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Porto de Galinhas
— 2 nights
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Sao Paulo — 3 nights

Land of Drizzle

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Get a sense of the local culture at Paulista Avenue and Galeria de Arte Digital do Sesi-SP. Do your shopping at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo and The Julio Prestes Cultural Center - Sala Sao Paulo. Step out of Sao Paulo to go to Sao Caetano do Sul and see São Caetano Park Mall, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: stroll around Parque Ibirapuera, stop by Livraria Nove.Sete, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and get engrossed in the history at Espaco Olavo Setubal.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Sao Paulo trip itinerary builder tool.

New York City, USA to Sao Paulo is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Sao Paulo is 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in June, expect Sao Paulo to be a bit cooler, temps between 72°F and 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Paraty.
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Paraty — 5 nights

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Centro Historico and Galeria Zoom de Fotografia. Head to Cachacaria Cana Caiana and Centro Cultural Sesc Paratyfor some retail therapy. The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Galeria Aecio Sarti, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Atelier Brasil Goulart, steep yourself in history at Morro do Forte, and admire the striking features of Church of Our Lady of the Rosary and Saint Benedict.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Paraty road trip planner.

You can drive from Sao Paulo to Paraty in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Ilha Grande.
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Ilha Grande — 5 nights

A tumultuous and unsavory history has kept Ilha Grande relatively undeveloped and free of the trappings of the modern world.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Aventureiro and Parnaioca Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Lagoa Azul and Igreja de Sao Sebastiao. There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pico do Papagaio, enjoy the sand and surf at Grande das Palmas Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sitio Forte Beach, and explore the ancient world of Ruinas do Lazareto.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ilha Grande online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Paraty to Ilha Grande by combination of car and ferry takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in June, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Petropolis.
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Petropolis — 1 night

The Imperial City

Once the summer getaway of Brazilian emperors, the "imperial city" of Petropolis serves as a tribute to the lavish lifestyles of Brazil's 19th-century elite.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): look for gifts at Castanha Castor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral de Sao Pedro de Alcantara, see the interesting displays at Imperial Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Museu de Porcelana de Petropolis, and finally examine the collection at Museu Casa de Santos Dumont.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Petropolis day trip website.

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, and taxi from Ilha Grande to Petropolis takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in June, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rio de Janeiro.
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Rio de Janeiro — 5 nights

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Visit Copacabana Beach and Pedra do Arpoador for some beach relaxation. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ilha Fiscal and Basilica do Imaculado Coracao de Maria. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Praia de Ipanema, contemplate the long history of Parque Lage, enjoy the sand and surf at Barra da Tijuca Beach, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pedra Bonita.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Rio de Janeiro trip planner.

You can drive from Petropolis to Rio de Janeiro in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Brasilia.
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Brasilia — 2 nights

Capital of Hope

Although it lacks the cultural flair of Rio de Janeiro and the massive urban sprawl of Sao Paulo, Brasilia holds a fascinating place in the tapestry of Brazil.
On the 21st (Mon), take in the exciting artwork at Athos Bulcao Foundation, then take a leisurely stroll along Pontao do Lago Sul, then buy something for everyone on your list at Brasilia Shopping, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Dom Bosco. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Caixa Cultural Brasilia, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana, and then ponder the world of politics at Itamaraty Palace.

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Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in June, expect little chillier with lows of 57°F in Brasilia. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to fly to Campina Grande.
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Campina Grande — 1 night

Arguably northeastern Brazil’s most important city, Campina Grande represents a thriving hub of industry, technology, and education.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take a stroll around People Park, then look for gifts at Vila do Artesao, and then view the masterpieces at Salao de Artesanato da Paraiba.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Campina Grande trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Brasilia to Campina Grande in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Brasilia in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Campina Grande, with lows of 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to fly to Fernando de Noronha.
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Fernando de Noronha — 5 nights

Emerald of the Atlantic

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Capela de Sao Pedro and Igreja Nossa Senhora dos Remedios. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Shark Museum and Aulas de Energia – Espaco Usina Solar Fernando de Noronha. There's more to do: stroll through Baia do Sancho and kick back and relax at Praia do Cachorro.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Fernando de Noronha trip planner.

Getting from Campina Grande to Fernando de Noronha by flight takes about 5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Campina Grande to Fernando de Noronha is 1 hour. Traveling from Campina Grande in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Fernando de Noronha, with lows of 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to fly to Porto de Galinhas.
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Porto de Galinhas — 2 nights

Hawaii of the Atlantic

You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
On the 29th (Tue), stroll through Muro Alto Beach, kick back and relax at Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach, then stop by Nata Artesanato, then hunt for treasures at Feira de Artesanato, and finally view the masterpieces at Casa Jerimum.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Porto de Galinhas online trip builder.

You can fly from Fernando de Noronha to Porto de Galinhas in 3 hours. The time zone difference moving from Fernando de Noronha Standard Time to Brasilia Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in Porto de Galinhas can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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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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