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We invite you to forget what you know about Brazil. We have much more than carnival and football. From the south (with its canyons and the largest remnant of Atlantic forest in the country), to the North (with beautiful beaches, culture and tradition), our country offers options that appeal to different traveler profiles. Ecotourism is the natural vocation of the country, which has numerous conser...

We invite you to forget what you know about Brazil. We have much more than carnival and football. From the south (with its canyons and the largest remnant of Atlantic forest in the country), to the North (with beautiful beaches, culture and tradition), our country offers options that appeal to different traveler profiles. Ecotourism is the natural vocation of the country, which has numerous conservation areas that keep this amazing sceneries. Culture comes from a mix of ethnicities that transformed Brazil in what is now the world's most cultural mixing country.

​From Japanese to German, everywhere you find descendants from all over the world living in harmony and creating a unique way of life. Always full of happiness! The weather is an important attraction, since it is hot year in much of the country, and the southern region also please those who like a milder climate, with a more marked winter. Dive sites, trails, the wetlands, the Amazon, indigenous communities, culture, history and intense contact with nature. This is Brazil!

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Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome to Brazil!

Private transfer from the airport to the hotel in Rio de Janeiro. Overnight in Standard room with breakfast.

Included: English bilingual guide, Guide Expenses, Room and Breakfast

Visited:
Rio de Janeiro
Accomodation
night in Ipanema Inn Hotel (Rio de Janeiro)

Day 2: City tour of Rio de Janeiro

Private driver guide on disposal for 06 hours to city tour in Rio de Janeiro. Overnight in Standard room with breakfast.

Included: English bilingual guide, Guide Expenses, Excursion, Room and Breakfast

Visited:
Rio de Janeiro
Accomodation
night in Ipanema Inn Hotel (Rio de Janeiro)

Day 3: Day at leisure

Free day to enjoy the city. Overnight in standard room with breakfast.

Included: Room and Breakfast

Visited:
Rio de Janeiro
Accomodation
night in Ipanema Inn Hotel (Rio de Janeiro)

Day 4: Transfer to ​Foz do Iguaçu

Private transfer from hotel to the airport in Rio de Janeiro. Driver guide in Foz do Iguaçu for transfer in. Overnight in superior room with breakfast.

Included: Departure transfer, English bilingual guide, Room and Breakfast

Visited:
Rio de JaneiroFoz do Iguaçu
Accomodation
Night at San Martin Resort & Spa (Foz do Iguaçu)

Day 5: Argentinean Falls

Driver guide in Foz do Iguaçu for Argentinean Falls tour. Overnight in superior room with breakfast.

Included: Local guide, English bilingual guide, Excursion, Room and Breakfast

Visited:
Foz do Iguaçu
Accomodation
Night at San Martin Resort & Spa (Foz do Iguaçu)

Day 6: Heading to Pantanal

During this day we recommend that you visit the Brazilian side of the falls, your hotel it’s located 400m from the Iguassu National Park! You can have free access to circulate inside the park and enjoy this beautiful structure that the park can offer a few steps away from your accommodation! To enjoy the landscapes that spread over an area of ​​186 hectares there are lookouts, scenic walkways and hiking paths. You can buy the tickets directly in the entrance of the park.

During the next few days, you will experience a variety of activities in the region. There are two included activities per day: one in the morning, just after breakfast until lunch, and another in the afternoon till the end-of-day. The activities will be carefully selected depending on the climate and time of year, and guests will be notified of their schedule the evening before. To avoid the intense heat of the day, activities preferably take place in the early morning and mid-afternoon. The tour groups are organized to have no more than 6 people, ensuring everyone receives appropriate attention to and from the guide, and quiet enough for wildlife viewing. Overnight. Bilingual guide to accompany during the activities.

Included: Excursion, Local guide, English bilingual guide, Arrival transfer, Transport, Room, Full Board

Accomodation
Night at Refugio da Ilha (Pantanal)

Day 7: Amazing Activities in Pantanal

Activities at the lodge according to your schedule. Bilingual guide to accompany during the activities.

Included: Local guide, Excursion, Room, Full Board, English bilingual guide

Visited:
Pantanal
Accomodation
Night at Refugio da Ilha (Pantanal)

Day 8: Last day in Pantanal

Activities at the lodge according to your schedule. Bilingual guide to accompany during the activities.

Included: Local guide, Excursion, Room, Full Board, English bilingual guide

Visited:
Pantanal
Accomodation
Night at Refugio da Ilha (Pantanal)

Day 9: On to Campo Grande

At proper time, check out. Bilingual guide to accompany during the activities. Private transfer from Pantanal lodge to Campo Grande. Private transfer from the airport to hotel in Manaus . Overnight in standard room with breakfast.

Included: English bilingual guide, Transport, Room and Breakfast

Visited:
PantanalManaus
Accomodation
Night at Villa Amazonia (Manaus)

Day 10: Discover the wonderful Amazon

Departure toward Juma begins early in the morning, with guests being picked up between 6:30 and 7:30am at a Manaus hotel or at the airport. The journey to Juma takes a total of 3 hours divided into three parts: speed boat, van and speed boat again. On route to Juma, we will stop to observe the magnificent Meeting of the Waters, where the muddy waters of the Solimões River meet the black waters of the Negro River. At this crucial junction point, the two rivers, without actually mixing, run side by side for miles, thus forming the great Amazon River, flowing to end at the Atlantic Ocean. Passengers will feel the difference in temperature between the two distinct rivers.

Upon arrival at the lodge, you will enjoy a warm greeting where a welcome drink with exotic fruits awaits you. You will then have your first lunch at the lodge, comprised of both regional and international cuisine. Following lunch, we will depart for a canoe trip. Our tour provides an in depth exploration of the igarapés and the igapós, an experience made possible only by paddle canoes. During the excursion, you’ll be encouraged to swim and may encounter some of the river’s most majestic creatures: pink dolphins. Return to the lodge for dinner. Later, we’ll embark on an evening expedition to observe frogs, birds and most importantly, caymans. Our guide uses his flashlight to help spot caymans. With this light, we will see the cayman’s bright red eyes flash back at us, as the animal remains paralyzed. The guidemay even be able to bring the cayman aboard for you to see up close and personal! Afterwards, the cayman is returned to the river, unharmed. Overnight.

Included: English bilingual guide, Excursion, Full Board

Visited:
Amazon
Accomodation
night in Juma Lodge (Amazon)

Day 11: Bird Watching in Amazon

Early in the morning we will depart for a sunrise excursion, witnessing the transformation of the sky and listening to the sounds of the waking birds. Our guides are equipped with binoculars to complement this experience with bird watching. Enjoy a breakfast with typical fruits and regional food. Depart for a jungle hike. In this educational jungle walk, our expert guide will introduce you to the wildlife of the Amazon. He will show you plants and describe their uses, as many are edible or medicinal. The paths implemented in exploration walks are constantly changed to avoid damaging the forest with overuse. Return to the lodge for lunch with regional and international cuisine

 After lunch we’ll take a tour around the lodge. This tour allows guests to experience Juma, built completely upon stilts, from a unique perspective: underneath. This fascinating approach provides insight regarding the construction of Juma and the role of sustainability within the lodge. Later in the afternoon we’ll board a motorboat with one of our guides to fish and learn more about the infamous piranha, as well as other Amazonian fish native to the river. After enjoying the sunset from the boat we’ll return to Juma. Dinner will be provided from the fish you caught earlier in the afternoon! Following dinner, one of our native guides will offer an informal lecture regarding everyday life in the Amazon, and the legends, traditions and culture of the region.

Included: English bilingual guide, Excursion, Full Board

Visited:
Amazon
Accomodation
night in Juma Lodge (Amazon)

Day 12: Interesting Hiking Day

Breakfast. Depart the lodge for a hike, followed by a stop in a captivating area of the forest to eat lunch and subsequently rest in hammocks, as the natives do. In the afternoon, we will visit a local native house and learn from the inhabitants about their fascinating culture. A local will share his knowledge of the traditional medicinal plants and demonstrate how to prepare manioc flour, one of the region’s main economic resources. Return to the lodge and enjoy a dinner featuring regional and international cuisine.

Included: English bilingual guide, Excursion, Full Board

Visited:
Amazon
Accomodation
night in Juma Lodge (Amazon)

Day 13: Title of activity

Breakfast followed by departure from the lodge. On the way back to Manaus, we will stop at the Pirarucu Floating Dock to see the giant Pirarucu fish (also known as Arapaima), reaching up to 3 meters long (9,8 ft) and 200 kg (440 lbs)! This is one of the largest fresh water fish in the world, however, endangered from overfishing and habitat loss. From the Floating Dock you can feed the fish and observe their impressive strength. From there you will return to Manaus, arriving around 12:00pm. You will be dropped off either at the airport or your Manaus hotel. Private transfer between hotel and airport in Salvador. Overnight in standard room with breakfast.

Included: Local guide, English bilingual guide, Full Board, Transport, Room and Breakfast

Visited:
Amazon, Salvador
Accomodation
Solar das Artes (Salvador)

Day 14: FD Historical City Tour (Private)

On this tour, we will visit one of the main sights of the city, the Farol da Barra. Then we will go to the Cidade Alta, through the Corredor da Vitória, Campo Grande and Piedade. The highlight of the itinerary is the visit up to Pelourinho, the largest Architectural Complex in Latin America, and the most important complex of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries which still exists in the world. Already from the Lacerda Elevator viewpoint, we will enjoy the Cidade alta, the Cidade Baixa and the diversity of angles provided by the variety of planes that the Pelô streets and homes offer. Each place we will visit has a different and stunning aesthetic vision. Overnight in standard room with breakfast.

Included: English bilingual guide, Transport, Excursion, Lunch, Room and Breakfast

Visited:
Salvador
Accomodation
Solar das Artes (Salvador)

Day 15: Enjoy your stay in Salvador!

Free day to enjoy the city. Overnight in standard room with breakfast.

Included: Room and Breakfast

Visited:
Salvador
Accomodation
Solar das Artes (Salvador)

Day 16: Departure

Private transfer between hotel and airport in Salvador.

Included: English bilingual guide, Transport

Visited:
Salvador

Rio de Janeiro Foz do Iguaçu Foz do Iguaçu Pantanal Manaus Amazon Salvador

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. £3,390 / 16 days
Excluding international flights
Price per person, based on double occupancy

Included in price:

  • All mentioned as included on the text description

Not included in price:

  • Flights
  • Unmentioned meals
  • Drinks
  • Options and extensions
  • Drivers’ and guides’ tips
  • Visa fees
  • Airport fees

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