Our Top 10 Unforgettable Things to Do in Brazil
After the recent Summer Olympics in Brazil, many of you might have developed travel fever. The culture, food, architecture, art, dance, music, and beautiful scenery might make it difficult to narrow your list to just a few places for your travels.
Hopefully you can use the list below to make your trip to Brazil, bons tempos (good times)!
1. Explore Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro has a lot of everything. Mountain views, breathtaking seascapes, as well as tropical rainforests. Of course no trip to Rio would be complete without seeing on of the New Seven Wonders of the World, the famous Christ the Redeemer statue. Rio also offers phenomenal food from BBQ to tropical drinks. Put on your dancing shoes and find a bossa nova bar to work off those calories.
Discover Rio de Janeiro’s most important and stunning landmarks on this fantastic 4-day welcome package:
Rio de Janeiro Welcome Package 4D/3N
2. Scuba or Snorkel in Paraty
Party in Paraty as you soak up the sun and sea life in a beautiful colonial setting. Scuba, snorkel, or sunbathe as you take in the majestic views of this more secluded area. If peace and quiet is your type of party, then Paraty is for you!
A special package for those who love the sea, charming cities, culture, peace… and a touch of amazing night life:
Colonial Coast Adventure 4D/3N
3. Relax on the Beach in Buzios
Stay busy in Buzios with crystal clear water and quiet beaches. Relax all day and groove all night. In the evening you can dance the night away as Buzios comes to life with lively music.
Make a short trip from Rio to the idyllic beaches of Buzios with warm turquoise waters and beautiful people.
Buzios Paraiso Adventure 11D/10N
4. Practice Capoeira on the Shore in Salvador da Bahia
This hidden gem is the locals’ favourite and rightfully so with waterfalls, rainforests, beaches, water sports, and capoeira on the beach (Afro-Brazilian martial arts). There is truly something for everyone!
Travel on this 11-day road trip to discover all the hidden gems between Salvador and Rio.
Brazilian Coast Adventure 11D/10N
5. Discover One of the Wonders of the World at Iguazu Falls
Bordering both Brazil and Argentina offers amazing views. You can spend time walking the manmade bridges along the falls. Gaze down the Devil’s Throat which is the largest. The largest waterfalls in the world features 275 breathtaking drops. Its beauty makes it one of the new natural seven wonders of the world. Don’t forget to take pictures of the many rainbows you will see on your adventure of 2.7 kilometers of falls.
Take a 4-day journey starting and ending in Foz do Iguacu and visit both the Brazilian and Argentinian Iguazu Falls.
Iguazu Falls Adventure 4D/3N
6. Journey into the Amazon Jungle from Manaus
Your perfect Amazon adventure awaits at Manaus. Travel down the river, meet locals, fish for piranhas, and explore the jungles of Brazil. Gaze at the stars as you are lulled to sleep by the sounds of Amazon wildlife.
Learn about the mystery and lush nature of the Amazon Jungle on this exciting 5-day trip:
Amazon Manaus Jungle Adventure 5D/4N
7. Take a Walk on the Wild Side in Pantanal
An animal lover’s paradise features boat rides, fishing, and horseback riding. Spend time with the alligators, piranhas, and exotic birds. You can view the animals on boat tours or horseback.
Head out to the Pantanal, a UNESCO World Nature Heritage Site and one of the world’s largest tropical wetlands, for an amazing 4-day adventure.
Pantanal Adventure 4D/3N
8. Feel Your Stress Melt Away in Ilha Grande
The hidden gem of Brazil offers swimming, snorkeling, serenity, and beautiful blue lagoons. Escape to a peaceful paradise!
Take a short trip from Rio to the pristine island of Ilha Grande.
Ilha Grande Experience 4D/3N
9. Practice Your Surfing Skills in Florianopolis
Bright and beautiful beaches offer wind surfing, surfing, snorkeling, sand boarding, kite surfing, and scuba diving. Over 40 secluded beaches with lots of quaint local towns full of history and shopping. These unsullied locations are perfect for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of life.
Enjoy a quick 4-day trip to the island of Florianopolis.
Florianopolis Beach Break 4D/3N
10. Discover Paradise in Jericoacoara
This daydreamers paradise offers dune buggy rides, mouth-watering seafood, and hammocks. Spend time soaking up the sun on the sand dunes, on the beach, or lake side.
Visit one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil and bask in the sun at Lagoa do Paraiso.
Jericoacoara Sand Dunes Adventure 4D/3N