This adventurous tour is perfect for a first-time visit to Brazil, with an exhaustive first glimpse of the country thanks to highly qualified English-speaking tour guides. Come check out the beating heart of Brazil and have the experience of a life-time.
Welcome To Rio!
Today you will arrive in beautiful Rio De Janeiro, upon arrival you will be immediately taken to you majestic hotel. Rio is fun, loud, flashy and daring with its gorgeous mountains facing the ocean - you'll have it all!
In Rio, go dance, walk to the pristine beaches, or enjoy a delicious Brazilian meal. Get to know the people and their delight in enjoying the moment.
Explore Rio At New Heights!
We will get to the top of the city in two different ways: machine and leg power!
First, we will go up to Corcovado, where you will be astonished by both the beauty and nature of the city. On our way back down, we will visit Santa Teresa, a wealthy neighborhood in Rio.
Last, we hope you're not afraid of heights because we will be taking a cable car all the way up to Sugar Loaf to get magnificent views of Guanabara Bay. You will be amazed by the gorgeous ocean views before you. Don't forget your camera to take pictures!
Discover The "Real" Culture Of Brazil In The Favelas
After a brief tour of the historical center where you will marvel at the beautiful architecture, we will then go to see something quite the opposite.
In the afternoon we will go "off-the-beaten-path" and explore the Favelas or "shanty towns". These famed and impoverished areas show the real side of Brazil and have so much culture and not just violence like the mainstream media portrays.
Wtiness The Amazing 'Foz do Iguacu' Waterfalls
Today, we jump on our flight to go north to our next destination of the tour that will blow you away! We will visit the beautiful 'Foz Do Iguacu' in the Iguacu National Park.
Be prepared to see stunning falls and birds you've probably never seen before! Bring both your binoculars and cameras - it's a must! This part of the trip you is the part you won't forget, especially when you come face to face with the panoramic view of Devil's Canyon!
Jump The Border To Argentina!
You will have the chance to stand on the spot where Paraguay, Brazil, and Argentina meet!
Today we will jump the border and visit the waterfall from the Argentina side. Trust me, just one day full of these mesmerizing waterfalls simply isn't enough.
A Flight To Salvador
Today is a transport day as we fly to Salvador.
Kick back and relax though because we will take care of all the logistics and deposit you in your comfortable beach view hotel.
Explore 'The Heart' of Brazil: Salvador
Salvador is the heart of Brazil with its African origins, you will definitely feel the Capoeira rhythms combined with the religious festivities. This city has so much to offer! We will also check out the Sao Joaquim market and see the locals exchange exotic wares and explore some amazing churches.
After lunch, we will climb the colonial fort to marvel at the architecture and get an even better view of the bay.)
Relax In The 'Praia do Forte' Coast
Today is your day to enjoy the sun and the sand in the well-known hippie village of Arembepe. This magical place has been known to be frequented by many a musical artist for inspiration. The fine sand and coconut trees offer picturesque views of the land.
Today is all about your relaxation, so enjoy the day before we head back to Salvador for a much-needed rest.
Farewell to Brazil And Salvador!
Today is the day you will be leaving our beautiful country.
PACKAGE SERVICES INCLUDES
- English-speaking guide at mentioned locations via itinerary
- Private transportation, except when specified
- Hotels with breakfast unless specified (there is no guarantee 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, as mentioned via itinerary
- Visits and excursions, as mentioned via itinerary
PACKAGE SERVICES EXCLUDES
- Round trip International flights
- Domestic Flights (please ask us for a quote)
- Airport taxes (domestic and international)
- Individual equipment
- Personal insurance
- Lunch and dinner, not mentioned (starting at $10 USD per/meal)
- Visits and excursions not mentioned
- Gratuity & tips
- Luggage handling