33 days in Brazil, Peru & Argentina Itinerary

33 days in Brazil, Peru & Argentina Itinerary

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Lima, Peru
— 2 nights
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Iquitos, Peru
— 4 nights
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Lima, Peru
— 1 night
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
— 4 nights
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Iguazu National Park, Argentina
— 2 nights
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Foz do Iguacu, Brazil
— 1 night
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 3 nights
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Ilha Grande, Brazil
— 3 nights
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Paraty, Brazil
— 1 night
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Ubatuba, Brazil
— 1 night
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Ilhabela, Brazil
— 2 nights
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 6 nights

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Lima, Peru

Lima ©

City of the Kings

Founded in 1535 by Spanish explorer Francisco Pizarro, Lima represents an interesting blend of modern attractions and preserved colonial architecture, much of it clustered in the World Heritage-listed city center.
On the 15th (Mon), admire the striking features of Palacio de Torre Tagle, ponder the design of Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor), then take an in-depth tour of Museo Convento San Francisco y Catacumbas, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church and Sanctuary of Saint Rose of Lima, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Larco. Keep things going the next day: walk around El Parque del Amor, then take a leisurely stroll along Miraflores Boardwalk, and then don't miss a visit to Circuito Magico Del Agua.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lima trip planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Lima is an approximately 24-hour flight. Traveling from Kuwait City to Lima, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Lima when traveling from Kuwait City in March, with lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Iquitos.

Things to do in Lima

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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Circuito Magico Del Agua ©
Circuito Magico Del Agua
Museo Larco ©
Museo Larco
Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor) ©
Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor)

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Iquitos, Peru

Capital of the Peruvian Amazon

The largest city in the Peruvian Amazon and the world's largest metropolis unreachable by road, Iquitos represents a major starting point for river and rainforest adventures.
Spend the 18th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: stroll through La Isla De Los Monos, see the interesting displays at Museum of Indigenous Amazonian Cultures, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and get to know the resident critters at Quistococha Zoo.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Iquitos trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Lima to Iquitos in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Traveling from Lima in March, expect nights in Iquitos to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 37°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Lima.

Things to do in Iquitos

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
La Isla De Los Monos ©
La Isla De Los Monos
Amazon Rescue Center ©
Amazon Rescue Center

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Lima, Peru

Lima ©

City of the Kings

On the 21st (Sun), walk around Parque Kennedy - Parque Central de Miraflores, then wander the streets of Barranco, and then contemplate the long history of Huaca Pucllana.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Lima day trip tool.

Fly from Iquitos to Lima in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. When traveling from Iquitos in March, plan for a bit cooler days in Lima, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Buenos Aires.

Things to do in Lima

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Huaca Pucllana ©
Huaca Pucllana
Barranco ©
Barranco
Parque Kennedy - Parque Central de Miraflores ©

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires ©

Queen of La Plata

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.
Buenos Aires is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemiterio de Recoleta, take in nature's colorful creations at Parque 3 de Febrero, admire the striking features of El Ateneo Grand Splendid, and explore the engaging exhibits at Museo de los Ninos.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Buenos Aires itinerary planning app.

Fly from Lima to Buenos Aires in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Peru Standard Time to Argentina Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Lima in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Buenos Aires, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Iguazu National Park.

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Puerto Madero ©
Puerto Madero
Cemiterio de Recoleta ©
Cemiterio de Recoleta
Parque 3 de Febrero ©
Parque 3 de Febrero

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Iguazu National Park, Argentina

Iguazu National Park ©
Iguazu National Park contains 672 sq km (259 sq mi) of fertile subtropical forests, but its main attraction is the majestic Iguazu Falls.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Iguazu National Park road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Buenos Aires in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Iguazu National Park, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Iguazu National Park

Parks · Nature
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls

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Foz do Iguacu, Brazil

Foz do Iguacu ©

Land of the Waterfalls

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 28th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls, examine the collection at Museu de Cera Dreamland, and then look for gifts at Artesanato Chocolate Caseiro Tres Fronteiras.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Foz do Iguacu vacation planning site.

Traveling by car from Iguazu National Park to Foz do Iguacu takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Foz do Iguacu are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Museu de Cera Dreamland ©
Museu de Cera Dreamland
Artesanato Chocolate Caseiro Tres Fronteiras ©

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, get great views at Leblon Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon, and enjoy the sand and surf at Barra da Tijuca Beach.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rio de Janeiro online travel route planner.

Fly from Foz do Iguacu to Rio de Janeiro in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Foz do Iguacu in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Rio de Janeiro, with lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Ilha Grande.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
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Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema

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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.
Ilha Grande is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Lopes Mendes Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Abraaozinho Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lagoa Verde, Ilha Grande.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Ilha Grande road trip tool.

Do a combination of bus and ferry from Rio de Janeiro to Ilha Grande in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in April, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Paraty.

Things to do in Ilha Grande

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites
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Praia Preta ©
Praia Preta
Lopes Mendes Beach ©
Lopes Mendes Beach
Aventureiro ©
Aventureiro

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Paraty, Brazil

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.
On the 5th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Mini Royal Road, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for gifts at Atelier de Ceramica Lulu Silva Telles, then wander the streets of Centro Historico, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galeria Aecio Sarti.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Paraty driving holiday tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Ilha Grande to Paraty takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ubatuba.

Things to do in Paraty

Outdoors · Tours · Shopping · Neighborhoods
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Centro Historico ©
Centro Historico
Mini Royal Road ©
Mini Royal Road

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Ubatuba, Brazil

Ubatuba ©

Surf Capital

Ubatuba, a municipality with great swathes of lush, green forest and over 100 beaches, offers plenty of excitement and relaxation to suit a range of itineraries.
On the 6th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Felix Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Itamambuca Beach, then stop by Verde Fit, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Projeto Tamar.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Ubatuba trip planner.

You can drive from Paraty to Ubatuba in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Amazon Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ilhabela.

Things to do in Ubatuba

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums
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Projeto Tamar ©
Projeto Tamar
Itamambuca Beach ©
Itamambuca Beach
Verde Fit ©
Verde Fit

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Ilhabela, Brazil

Ilhabela ©

Capital of Sailing

Translated as "beautiful island," Ilhabela has the natural landscape to live up to its name.
On the 7th (Wed), head off the coast to Cabras Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Juliao Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Jabaquara Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ilhabela trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Ubatuba to Ilhabela takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ubatuba to Ilhabela due to the time zone difference. In April in Ilhabela, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. On the 8th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Ilhabela

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
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Jabaquara Beach ©
Jabaquara Beach
Juliao Beach ©
Juliao Beach
Baia de Castelhanos Beach ©
Baia de Castelhanos Beach

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©

Marvelous City

Venture out of the city with trips to Museu de Arte Contemporanea de Niteroi (in Niteroi) and Petropolis (Museu Casa de Santos Dumont, Imperial Museum, &more). See some other sides of Rio de Janeiro: get advice or help at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB Rio de Janeiro, enjoy breathtaking views from Mirante Dona Marta, step into the grandiose world of Ilha Fiscal, and contemplate the long history of Parque Lage.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rio de Janeiro online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Ilhabela to Rio de Janeiro by combination of ferry and car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Ilhabela in April, Rio de Janeiro is a bit warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

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Praia de Grumari ©
Praia de Grumari
Parque Lage ©
Parque Lage

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