Experience the best of Brazil in 12 days and visit Rio de Janeiro, Foz de Iguassu Falls and Buzios.
Day 1 - Rio de Janeiro
Arrival in Rio de Janeiro and our guide will be waiting for us to transfer us to the hotel. Rest of the day we spend at our discretion. Maybe someone will want to quickly see and feel the lush life of the city and someone wants to be alone, then there is always a corner somewhere between palm trees, sand, and ocean waves to go to.
Day 2 - Rio de Janeiro
We will have breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast a half-day excursion to the Sugar Loaf is planned. The first stop is on Urca Mountain, with a wide viewing area, where you can eat in the restaurant or bar. On the mountain of Sugar Loaf you will have a beautiful view of Rio, Copacabana beach, the bay, the surrounding mountains, islands in the ocean, bridge Niteroi, and the statue of Christ on Corcovado Mountain. Then you will go by car to the central regions of the old Rio, where you can admire several old churches, monasteries, the main cathedral of the city, and the buildings that were built in the colonial style.
Day 3 - Rio de Janeiro
After breakfast we set off on a tour through the city. Arriving at the station, where the environmentally friendly train will take us through the jungle to the top of Corcovado. On either side of the railway you will have spectacular views from Tijuca forest, inhabited by monkeys and other exotic animals and birds. At the top of Corcovado, at an altitude of 700 m above sea level, stands the symbol of Rio - Statue of Christ the Savior (38m), which was built in 1931. A breathtaking panorama view of the metropolis and its environs Bridge Niteroi, Guanabara Bay, the Botanical Garden, the world's largest Maracana stadium, Sugar Loaf, and more is possible from the top of Corcovado
After breakfast, additional excursions can be done, though only with a reservation prior to the trip. Excursions such as Botanical garden, a trip to the tropical island, night Rio Show mulatto, royal Petropolis and a helicopter flight over Rio can be chosen.
For description and prices see below.
Day 5 – Rio de Janeiro to Iguaçu
Have breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for flight to Iguassu. Meet and transfer to your hotel. If desired, you can order an optional excursion to visit the waterfalls on the Argentine side, pricing starts from $155.
Day 6 - Iguaçu
Foz de Iguassu Falls are located on the borders of Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay - and have 275 large water flows, falling from a terrible height. Falls are located in the National Park with its unique flora and fauna, which appeared after a volcanic eruption, and the displacement of the earth formations. The name Tupi-Guarani Indian tribe is translated from the waterfalls and means "big water". There are 275 waterfalls, each of which has its own name, which rush down with a crash into the canyon of "Devil's Throat". There is an amazing contrast between the calm and even lazy river water over Iguassu Falls above and the powerful overthrow boiling water flows from a height of 72 meters into the abyss. You can stand for hours without stopping, watching this show and thinking about the magnificence of the universe and eternity. You go on a trip "Makuko safari" in the jungle, and then get to the wonderful boating. You go through the jungle in an open jeep body about 3 kilometers, with a guide who will tell a lot of interesting things about the ecology of the region. Then you go on foot to the river Iguazu, where a motor boat will carry you close to the falls. You can expect the spray and a rainbow sea of delight for unique pictures.
There will be an excursion to the bird park. It is located near the National Park of Iguaçu. You go into a huge aviary, a rainforest which has amazing fabulous birds of strange colors flying and walking around.
Day 7 - Iguaçu to Buzios
Transfer to the airport and fly from Iguassu to Rio de Janeiro.
Arriving in Rio de Janeiro our guide will be waiting for you. Transfer to Buzios where your accommodation at the hotel will be on the tropical coast.
Days 8 until 11 - Buzios
Enjoy your holiday on the tropical coast of Buzios
Day 12 - Buzios to Rio de Janeiro
Breakfast at the hotel and go to the Airport of Rio de Janeiro in time for your international flight.
Included in the price
• Transfers mentioned in the program
• 4 Nights in Rio de Janeiro in a 3*, 4* or 5* Hotel (breakfast included)
• 2 Nights in Foz de Iguassu Falls in a 3*, 4* or 5* Hotel (breakfast included)
• 5 Nights in Buzios in a 3*, 4* or 5* Hotel (breakfast included)
• English speaking guide
• Excursions mentioned in the program
• Meals mentioned in the program
Not Included in the price
• International flights & Insurance
• Domestic flight Rio de Janeiro – Iguaçu –Rio de Janeiro from $350
• Meals and drinks not mentioned
• Optional excursions