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- Wildlife Watching
- City Tour
- Meet the Locals
- Boat | Sailing Boat
- Car with driver
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Discover Brazil: 15-Day Tour
- A private, off the beaten track tour in the Tijuca Forest in Rio de Janeiro
- Private English-speaking guides during the entire trip
- Customize your experiences, if applicable
- Enjoy the wonderful beaches on the Coco Coast
Join a 15-day adventurous trip that features the major sights and cities Brazil has to offer! Discover the many must-see places such as Rio de Janeiro, Iguazu, the Amazon and the beautiful beaches of Salvador, including Praia do Forte.
Have you ever wondered why Rio is nicknamed the 'marvelous city'? Well, by the end of this tour you'll understand why with the stunning Corcovado and the Sugarloaf which dominate the city. You'll also see the most impressive falls in the world such as The Iguassu Falls, a natural wonder located by the border of Brazil and Argentina.
This tour will awaken all your senses from the amazing food, music, and culture of these diverse regions of Brazil. Spend the next 15 days discovering the Brazilian way of life while seeing some of the most magical sites this South American country has to offer.
- English-speaking guide at mentioned locations
- Private transportation, except when specified
- Hotels with breakfast unless specified (there is no guaranty that you will be served breakfast if you leave the hotel before 6AM)
- Lunch and Dinner, as stated in the itinerary
- Entrance fees to sites when specified
- Visits and excursions mentioned
- RT International Flights
- Domestic Flights (ask us for a quote)
- Airport taxes (domestic and international)
- Individual equipment
- Personal insurance
- Lunch and dinner not mentioned (starting at $10/per/meal)
- Visits and excursions not mentioned
- Gratuity or Tips
- Portage of luggage
- Samba class in Rio (from 70 USD per person)
- Dinner in a Churrascaria restaurant in Iguazu (65 USD per person)
- Cooking class in Salvador (from 95 USD per person)
Example Trip to customize
Arrival to the Rio De Janeiro 'City Of God'
Upon arrival, you will encounter firsthand the beauty of Rio de Janeiro.
First, we will escort you to your comfortable hotel where you can recover and prepare your strength for an amazing journey in Brazil for the next few days!
Explore The Botanic Gardens and Climb Corcovado
Today, we will start the first day of our adventure with a visit to the Botanic gardens where you will be filled with tropical scents and vegetation. Wander from various pools discovering the freshness and serenity of the gardens.
Next, we will transfer over to the Tijuca National Park in the center of the city known as the biggest urban forest in the world!
Later in the afternoon, we will climb Corcovado and get to know why it is the world symbol of Rio. While up there make sure to bring a camera so you can capture the panoramic view of the city.
Discover Rio and Cable Car to Sugarloaf
Today, you will explore the city center led by a wonderful tour guide. By the end of the tour, you will understand what makes Rio an international city.
I hope you're not afraid of heights because next you will take a cable car all the way up to the summit of Sugarloaf, known as another icon of Rio.
Discover Iguaçu National Park
After our flight from Rio, we will drop our things off at our hotel and get ready for Iguaçu National Park, a natural heritage UNESCO site that will amaze you!
Iguaçu National Park consists of185,000 acres of beauty. As you hike past hundreds of small waterfalls you will be overwhelmed with the beauty of the last one known as Devil's Canyon - it will simply stun you!
On our way back to our hotel, we will stop at the bird park where you will see many beautiful exotic birds.
Explore Three Borders In One Day
Have you ever been in three countries in one day? Today you will stop at the panoramic point of three borders: Paraguay, Brazil, and Argentina.
At the Argentina border, get your feet wet at Devil's Canyon! Soon after, we will return to the Brazilian border in the afternoon. Who knew there could be so much border hopping in one day?!
Travel Day to Manaus
Today we will board a flight to the deep inner continent of Manaus, also known as, the headquarter city of the Amazon jungle!
Explore The Jungle & Evening Alligator Spotting
When you arrive at your hotel, the Yoru Manati Lodge try not to be too excited by the sounds of the jungle that surround you!
After you check in, we will leave and take our canoes out to explore the 'Igapos' or the flooded forest. You will have a chance to see monkeys, sloths, and other interesting jungle animals!
After returning back to your hotel for a wonderful dinner, we will go on a wild night tour to spot alligators!
Various Jungle Exploration Activities
Enjoy an amazing breakfast full of new and exotic fruits, followed by a canoe ride to the place that starts your jungle trek. You will learn about the rich biodiversity and see how some plants are used for both medicinal and cosmetic purposes.
Afterwards, we will take our powered canoe to catch some sharp toothed piranhas. At the end of the day, you will have some time to unwind and enjoy a well deserved dinner.
Tour of the House of Flour
We'll get an early start to the day with a sunrise tour where you'll have the opportunity to look for birds on the Rio Negro. Afterward, we'll return back to your hotel, where an amazing breakfast will be waiting for you!
After breakfast, a local tour guide with take you to the “House of Flour” where you will learn the process of how the native people manufacture this essential food and will be given the opportunity to taste the famous tapioca with Brazil nuts.
Later in the afternoon, we will visit one of the biggest communities around the lodge, the Nossa Senhora do Perétuo Socorro, or simply Vila Acajatuba.
Later, we will return back to your hotel to have a delicious dinner.
Watch Pink Dolphins & Travel to Salvador
Today will consist of one of the most fun activities on this tour! We'll watch Freshwater pink dolphins and you will be amazed when you see how these animals are almost domestic! You will even have a chance to go in the water and interact with these magnificent creatures.
We will have to say goodbye to our new, animal friends since we have a flight to catch to Salvador!
Explore the Heart & Soul of Salvador
On this day you will explore Salvador, a city with a lot of heart and soul. It has a unique origin in Latin America, in addition, strong ties to its African origins.
You will hear the capoeira rhythms and other religious activities throughout the town, as well, you will see impressive churches, buildings and eat some amazing food.
Visit the Colonial Towns & Tour the Cigar Factory
Today you will experience the beautiful countryside, as well as, small old Portuguese colonial towns.
We will visit a sugar cane and tobacco plantation which are centuries old. In addition, you will learn how the colonial life was a long time ago and discover the rich history of the state of Bahia and its founding on slave resistance.
Finally, as a treat, we will visit the Dannermann Cigar Factory, which is over two centuries old.
A Day Of Luxury At Praia do Forte Beach
When we get to Praia do Forte, you will want to do nothing but relax. You will have enough free time at this beautiful beach, so enjoy!
After a day of soaking up the sun, you will have fine dining experience, an ultimate touch of luxury!
Open Day on the Beach
Today marks the final full day before the end of our tour, in which you'll have an open beach day. Make sure you soak up the sun and get that vitamin D!
Play on the beach, explore the beautiful things the Brazilian coast line has to offer and most importantly, have fun!
Say Farewell To Brazil
Today is the final day of the tour, but do not worry. Brazil will always be here!
Your trip is at an end but your memories will stay with you for a lifetime. You will leave this country with a definite desire to return, so until we see each other again have a safe flight!