15 days in Brazil Itinerary

15 days in Brazil Itinerary

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Start: Dallas
Fly + Shuttle:  17 h 15 min
1
Porto de Galinhas
— 1 night
Shuttle + Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Fernando de Noronha
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
3
Rio de Janeiro
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  1 h 30 min
4
Sao Paulo
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Train + Bus:  6 h 15 min
5
Tres Coroas
— 1 night
+3
Bus + Train + Bus + Fly:  5 h 45 min
6
Foz do Iguacu
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Tram:  17 h 15 min
End: Dallas

1
night
Porto de Galinhas

Porto de Galinhas ©
You're in for a treat on your beach holiday to Porto de Galinha.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): browse the exhibits of Casa Jerimum, enjoy the sand and surf at Muro Alto Beach, and then hunt for treasures at Feira de Artesanato. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: sample the fine beverages at Cachacaria e Pimentaria Tio Gilson, examine the collection at Museu das Tartarugas - ONG Ecoassociados, contemplate the waterfront views at Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas, then kick back and relax at Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach, and finally look for gifts at Nata Artesanato.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Porto de Galinhas trip planner.

Dallas, USA to Porto de Galinhas is an approximately 17- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Dallas to Porto de Galinhas. Traveling from Dallas in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Porto de Galinhas, with lows of 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Porto de Galinhas

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Muro Alto Beach ©
Muro Alto Beach
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach ©
Vila de Porto de Galinhas Beach
Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas ©
Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas

3
nights
Fernando de Noronha

Fernando de Noronha ©
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.
Fernando de Noronha is known for beaches, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Baia do Sancho, go for a walk through Trilha Atalaia, tour the pleasant surroundings at Enseada da Caieira, and head outdoors with Baia dos Porcos.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Fernando de Noronha trip builder.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Porto de Galinhas to Fernando de Noronha in 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Fernando de Noronha Standard Time (FNT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In May, daily temperatures in Fernando de Noronha can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Baia do Sancho ©
Baia do Sancho
Praia do Sueste ©
Praia do Sueste
Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos

3
nights
Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro ©
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: kick back and relax at Praia de Ipanema, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, stroll through Barra da Tijuca Beach, and appreciate the history behind Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Rio de Janeiro planner.

You can fly from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro in 7 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Rio de Janeiro. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha in May, things will get slightly colder in Rio de Janeiro: highs are around 80°F and lows about 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro

2
nights
Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©
Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, then stroll around Parque Ibirapuera, and then browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Municipal de São Paulo. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte Moderna de Sao Paulo, wander the streets of Paulista Avenue, and then explore the world behind art at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Sao Paulo trip maker app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Rio de Janeiro in May, with highs in Sao Paulo at 73°F and lows at 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Tres Coroas.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Museums Shopping Parks
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Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Paulista Avenue ©
Paulista Avenue
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo

1
night
Tres Coroas

Tres Coroas vacations allow visitors to discover a place rich in culture and natural attractions.
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours has been added to your itinerary. On the 13th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Praca Affonso Saul and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Tres Coroas trip itinerary website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Sao Paulo to Tres Coroas takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Foz do Iguacu.

Things to do in Tres Coroas

Adventure Tours Outdoors
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Praca Affonso Saul ©
Praca Affonso Saul

3
nights
Foz do Iguacu

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 14th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Buddhist Temple and then admire the sheer force of Iguazu Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the engineering at Itaipu Dam and then meet the residents at Parque das Aves Bird Park.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Foz do Iguacu tour builder website.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Tres Coroas to Foz do Iguacu in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Parque das Aves Bird Park ©
Parque das Aves Bird Park
Itaipu Dam ©
Itaipu Dam

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