9 days in Brazil Itinerary

9 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Salvador
— 1 day
Ferry
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Morro de Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
Ferry to Salvador, Fly to Porto Seguro
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Porto Seguro
— 1 night
Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Bus to Armacao dos Buzios
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Armacao dos Buzios
— 1 night
Drive
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Rio de Janeiro
— 2 nights
Fly
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Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
Fly

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Salvador

Black Rome

Nowhere are the traditions of Brazil's African-background community as strong as in Salvador, the colorful, historical capital of Bahia state.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): examine the collection at Afro Brasileiro Museum, then take in panoramic vistas at Elevator Lacerda, and then stop by Pelourinho.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Salvador itinerary tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Salvador. In November, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Morro de Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Salvador

Neighborhoods · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 28:

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Morro de Sao Paulo

One of the island of Tinhare's five villages, Morro de Sao Paulo stands as an old, charming settlement, with plenty of natural attractions and all the facilities to make visitors feel at home.
On the 28th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Segunda Praia, enjoy the sea views from Farol do Morro, then enjoy the sand and surf at Quarta Praia, and finally stop by Eco Store.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Morro de Sao Paulo online trip itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Salvador to Morro de Sao Paulo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In November, daytime highs in Morro de Sao Paulo are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Porto Seguro.

Things to do in Morro de Sao Paulo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 29:

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Porto Seguro

In a sense, Porto Seguro is where Brazil as a country began, marking the spot where Portuguese explorers first arrived in the 16th century.
On the 29th (Sun), kick back and relax at Taperapua Beach and then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Historico. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Pintor Pires and then make a trip to Mucuge Street.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Porto Seguro trip planner.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Morro de Sao Paulo to Porto Seguro in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In November in Porto Seguro, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Armacao dos Buzios.

Things to do in Porto Seguro

Find places to stay Nov 29 — 30:

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night
Armacao dos Buzios

Brazil's St Tropez

Perched on the tip of a peninsula about 175 km (109 mi) east of Rio de Janeiro, the coastal town of Armacao dos Buzios attracts visitors looking to enjoy a beachside getaway without the crowds and chaos of the big city.
On the 1st (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Geriba Beach, then stroll through Joao Fernandes Beach, then take in the waterfront at Orla Bardot Boardwalk, and finally don't miss a visit to Rua das Pedras.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Armacao dos Buzios trip planner.

Getting from Porto Seguro to Armacao dos Buzios by combination of flight and bus takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Armacao dos Buzios

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 1:

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria, appreciate the history behind Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, then take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, and finally explore the world behind art at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB Rio de Janeiro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian, kick back and relax at Praia de Ipanema, enjoy the sand and surf at Pedra do Arpoador, then stroll through Copacabana Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Escadaria Selaron.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Rio de Janeiro road trip website.

Getting from Armacao dos Buzios to Rio de Janeiro by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Rio de Janeiro are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 3:

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Sao Paulo

Land of Drizzle

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 4th (Fri): pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo, then shop like a local with Paulista Avenue, and then stroll around Parque Ibirapuera. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, and then take a stroll around The Julio Prestes Cultural Center - Sala Sao Paulo.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Sao Paulo trip maker.

Fly from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in December; daily highs in Sao Paulo reach 32°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 5:

Brazil travel guide

4.4
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.