60 days in Brazil Itinerary

60 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Fly
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Sao Paulo
— 6 nights
Drive
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Ubatuba
— 4 nights
Drive
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Campos Do Jordao
— 4 nights
Drive
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Brotas
— 5 nights
Bus to Campinas, Fly to Gramado
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Gramado
— 6 nights
Drive
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Flores Da Cunha
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bento Goncalves
— 5 nights
Drive
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Porto Alegre
— 5 nights
Fly
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Foz do Iguacu
— 5 nights
Fly
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Curitiba
— 7 nights
Fly
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Rio Quente
— 1 night
Drive
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Alto Paraiso de Goias
— 8 nights
Drive to Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport, Fly to Copenhagen

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Sao Paulo — 6 nights

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Sao Paulo is known for shopping, museums, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parque Ibirapuera, pick up some local products at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and see the interesting displays at Afro Brazil Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sao Paulo itinerary planning site.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Sao Paulo is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Brasilia Standard Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. In December, Sao Paulo is much warmer than Copenhagen - with highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Ubatuba.
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Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 6 — 12:

Ubatuba — 4 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ubatuba: Morro De Santo Antonio (in Caraguatatuba) and Juquehy Beach (in Sao Sebastiao). And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Corcovado Peak, head off the coast to Prumirim Island, discover the deep blue sea with Barquario, and trek along Trilha 7 Praias Desertas.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ubatuba road trip planner.

Drive from Sao Paulo to Ubatuba in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Amazon Standard Time (AMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Campos Do Jordao.
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Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Beaches
Side Trips
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Campos Do Jordao — 4 nights

Pointed roofs, wooden alpine houses, and mountain views typify Campos do Jordao, which at 1,628 m (5,341 ft) above sea level comes in as Brazil's highest city.
Go for a jaunt from Campos Do Jordao to Aparecida to see National Sanctuary of Our Lady of Aparecida about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: walk around Amantikir Park, take some stellar pictures from Morro do Elefante, see Off-Road Tours, and examine the collection at Museu Felicia Leirner.

Discover how to plan a Campos Do Jordao trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Ubatuba to Campos Do Jordao takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Brotas.
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Find places to stay Dec 16 — 20:

Brotas — 5 nights

A gateway to nearby natural wonders, Brotas offers something special for lovers of the outdoors.
Get out of town with these interesting Brotas side-trips: Cachoeira Saltao (in Itirapina) and Paroquia Nossa Senhora do Patrocinio (in Jau). Pack the 21st (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Territorio Selvagem Canoar. There's much more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, look for all kinds of wild species at Areia que Canta, take in the exciting artwork at Anand Atelier, and stop by Casa da Cachaca.

To see photos and tourist information, read our Brotas road trip planning app.

Drive from Campos Do Jordao to Brotas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Amazon Standard Time (AMT) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) is 1 hour. In December, daytime highs in Brotas are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Gramado.
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Gramado — 6 nights

Surrounded by impressive mountain scenery in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, the small city of Gramado charms visitors with its alpine European-style architecture and blossoming flowers.
Take a break from Gramado with a short trip to River Rafting & Tubing in Tres Coroas, about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Mini Mundo, explore the activities along Lago Negro, do a tasting at Casa Seganfredo, and pause for some serene contemplation at Paroquia Nossa Senhora de Lourdes.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Gramado trip maker site.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Brotas to Gramado in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can go by car to Flores Da Cunha.
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Find places to stay Dec 25 — 31:

Flores Da Cunha — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): indulge your senses at Fabian and then learn about winemaking at Viapiana Winery. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Casa Gazzaro and then do a tasting at Vinicola Salvattore.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Flores Da Cunha online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Gramado to Flores Da Cunha takes 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bento Goncalves.
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Wineries · Parks · Tours
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Bento Goncalves — 5 nights

Founded in 1875, the young city of Bento Goncalves boasts a rich recent history and attractions that tastefully complement its surrounding natural features.
Bento Goncalves is known for wineries, sightseeing, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at Vale dos Vinhedos, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, tour the old-fashioned way with a train tour, and go for a walk through Caminhos de Pedra.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bento Goncalves itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Flores Da Cunha to Bento Goncalves takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Porto Alegre.
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Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Adventure
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Porto Alegre — 5 nights

On your holiday to Porto Alegre, affectionately nicknamed "Smile City," you can expect a warm welcome from locals.
Porto Alegre is known for sightseeing, parks, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Chave-Mestra, see the interesting displays at Museu de Ciencias e Tecnologia da PUCRS, explore the galleries of Instituto Ling, and contemplate the waterfront views at Guaiba Lake (River).

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Porto Alegre online holiday builder.

Getting from Bento Goncalves to Porto Alegre by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In January in Porto Alegre, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Foz do Iguacu.
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Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Nature
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Foz do Iguacu — 5 nights

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.
Foz do Iguacu is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls, get to know the resident critters at Parque das Aves Bird Park, don't miss a visit to Marco Das Tres Fronteiras, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Foz do Iguacu trip planning site.

You can fly from Porto Alegre to Foz do Iguacu in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Foz do Iguacu can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Curitiba.
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Curitiba — 7 nights

The word "Brazil" isn't often mentioned in the same breath as "excellent urban planning"--except in Curitiba.
Change things up with these side-trips from Curitiba: Familia Fardo Vinicola (in Quatro Barras) and Estrada do Central (in Morretes). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico de Curitiba, examine the collection at Deutscher Wald / Bosque Alemao, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and walk around Parque Barigui.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Curitiba online holiday planner.

You can fly from Foz do Iguacu to Curitiba in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Foz do Iguacu in January, with highs in Curitiba at 31°C and lows at 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to fly to Rio Quente.
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Rio Quente — 1 night

Famous throughout Brazil for its natural thermal springs, the small town of Rio Quente welcomes vastly more than its population of about 3,000 every year.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): cool off at Hot Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Rio Quente trip builder website.

Getting from Curitiba to Rio Quente by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Curitiba to Rio Quente. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Alto Paraiso de Goias.
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Theme Parks
Find places to stay Jan 24 — 25:
Highlights from your trip

Alto Paraiso de Goias — 8 nights

Developed from a 19th-century cattle ranch, Alto Paraiso de Goias serves as the major gateway to a World Heritage-listed national park known for containing some of the world's oldest natural rock formations.
Spend the 26th (Thu) exploring nature at Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Catarata dos Couros, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, wander the wide-open spaces of Morada do Sol, and take in the dramatic natural features at Vale da Lua.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Alto Paraiso de Goias trip maker.

Getting from Rio Quente to Alto Paraiso de Goias by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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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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State of Rio Grande do Sul travel guide

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Theme Parks · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
In the southernmost section of the country, State of Rio Grande do Sul developed under a heavy influence of its sizable German and Italian immigrant communities. Most travelers know this area for its pristine national parks, cascading rivers, alpine villages, and dramatic canyons blanketed by forests, yet an increasing number of vacations in State of Rio Grande do Sul incorporate nature adventures with tours of outstanding wineries. Long known for its cattle ranches and distinct cowboy culture, the area increasingly rivals its neighbor Argentina as one of South America's top winemaking regions. Sightseeing in State of Rio Grande do Sul leads many visitors to small towns populated by hard-working and fiercely proud Gauchos (cowboys), easily recognized by their traditional dress and wide-brimmed hats.
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State of Parana travel guide

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Waterfalls · Zoos · Gardens
Featuring a strong European heritage, State of Parana represents one of Brazil's most surprising regions, delighting visitors with its coastal cities boasting Mediterranean atmosphere and innovative architecture. Often overlooked by foreign tourists who flock to its northern neighbor, the state remains one of Brazil's wealthiest and most developed regions. Beach lovers and surfers vacation in State of Parana to take advantage of good weather and warm Atlantic waters, while nature-lovers prefer the region's largely unspoiled swathes of rainforest. No State of Parana tour is complete without a visit to the region's World Heritage-listed national park, celebrated worldwide for its jaw-dropping waterfalls.
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State of Goias travel guide

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Water Parks · Waterfalls · Parks
As a sprawling region in the middle of Brazil, State of Goias boasts a thriving economy resting squarely on soya, ethanol, and biodiesel production, which combine to make this area one of the wealthiest in the country. A tour of State of Goias reveals a wild land of deep valleys, lush hills, and large plateaus dividing some of the country's biggest river systems. To appreciate the natural beauty of this area, most visitors on vacation in State of Goias explore the awe-inspiring national parks, which preserve the unspoiled landscape and shelter staggeringly diverse plant and animal species. A series of colonial towns provide plenty of urban places to visit in State of Goias and serve as ideal places for discovering the region's celebrated cuisine.
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