26 days in South America Itinerary

26 days in South America Itinerary

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Start: Mexico City
Fly + Shuttle:  20 h 30 min
1
Praia da Pipa
— 3 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  3 h
2
Fernando de Noronha
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Shuttle + Taxi:  4 h 15 min
3
Maragogi
— 4 nights
+3
Bus + Taxi + Fly + Shuttle:  9 h 45 min
4
Morro de Sao Paulo, Ilha de Tinhare
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Foot + Bus:  5 h
5
Itacare
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
6
Porto Seguro
— 6 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Mexico City

3
nights
Praia da Pipa

Praia da Pipa ©
Some of Brazil's finest beaches stand among top Praia de Pipa tourist attractions, though the area also features lively nightlife and a big selection of cafes, restaurants, bars, art galleries, and artisan workshops.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Barra de Cunhau and Madeiro Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Amor Beach and Baia dos Golfinhos. There's still lots to do: get great views at Chapadao Hill, enjoy the sand and surf at Madeiro Beach, and stroll through Pipa Beach.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Praia da Pipa online trip builder.

Mexico City, Mexico to Praia da Pipa is an approximately 19- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) is 3 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Mexico City in September, with highs in Praia da Pipa at 33°C and lows at 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Fernando de Noronha.

Things to do in Praia da Pipa

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Madeiro Beach, Barra de Cunhau
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Madeiro Beach ©
Madeiro Beach
Barra de Cunhau ©
Barra de Cunhau
Amor Beach ©
Amor Beach

5
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Baia dos Porcos and Fernado de Noronha Island. Escape the urban bustle at Praia do Cachorro and Porto de Santo Antonio Beach. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Baia dos Golfinhos, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Leão, and stroll around Fernando de Noronha Marine National Park.

To find ratings and other tourist information, read Fernando de Noronha itinerary tool.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Praia da Pipa to Fernando de Noronha in 3 hours. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Fernando de Noronha Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Praia da Pipa in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Fernando de Noronha, with lows of 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Maragogi.

Things to do in Fernando de Noronha

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Baia dos Porcos ©
Baia dos Porcos
Fernado de Noronha Island ©
Fernado de Noronha Island
Atalaia Beach ©
Atalaia Beach

4
nights
Maragogi

Maragogi ©
Located on the scenic Costa dos Corais, the municipality of Maragogi has become a hot spot for ecotourism.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Japaratinga Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Praia Ponta de Mangue and Antunes Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Maragogi: Porto de Galinhas (Piscinas Naturais de Porto de Galinhas & Praia De Maracaipe). It doesn't end there: explore the gorgeous colors at Gales de Maragogi.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Maragogi trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Fernando de Noronha to Maragogi by combination of flight, shuttle, and taxi takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha to Maragogi, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Fernando de Noronha in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Maragogi, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Morro de Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Maragogi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Porto de Galinhas, Japaratinga Beach
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Japaratinga Beach ©
Japaratinga Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Antunes Beach ©
Antunes Beach

2
nights
Morro de Sao Paulo, Ilha de Tinhare

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Quinta Praia (Praia do Encanto) and Quarta Praia. Step off the beaten path and head to Igreja Da Nossa Senhora Da Luz and Gamboa Beach. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Segunda Praia.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Morro de Sao Paulo trip itinerary app.

Getting from Maragogi to Morro de Sao Paulo by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Morro de Sao Paulo can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Itacare.

Things to do in Morro de Sao Paulo

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Quinta Praia (Praia do Encanto) ©
Quinta Praia (Praia do Encanto)
Gamboa Beach ©
Gamboa Beach
Quarta Praia ©
Quarta Praia

3
nights
Itacare

Itacare ©
Most visitors remember their Itacare vacation by the area's wide beaches, lapped by breakers ideal for both experienced surfers and novice wave riders still perfecting their skills.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Jeribucacu Beach and Praia da Tiririca. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Prainha Beach and Havaizinho Beach. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Ribeira Beach and stroll through Itacarezinho Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Itacare online travel route builder.

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Morro de Sao Paulo to Itacare in 5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Itacare are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Porto Seguro.

Things to do in Itacare

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Ribeira Beach ©
Ribeira Beach
Prainha Beach ©
Prainha Beach
Jeribucacu Beach ©
Jeribucacu Beach

6
nights
Porto Seguro

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Praia dos Coqueiros and Praia de Taipe. We've included these beaches for you: Coroa Vermelha Beach and Taperapua Beach. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Muta Beach, stroll through Pitinga Beach, see the vivid underwater world at Recife de Fora, and get engrossed in the history at Memorial da Epopeia do Descobrimento.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto Seguro tour itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Itacare to Porto Seguro takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. In September in Porto Seguro, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 22°C at night. On the 30th (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in Porto Seguro

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Coroa Vermelha Beach
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Praia dos Coqueiros ©
Praia dos Coqueiros
Coroa Vermelha Beach ©
Coroa Vermelha Beach
Praia de Taipe ©
Praia de Taipe

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