Rio de Janeiro + Salvador + Recife + Amazon + Iguassu Falls
Suggested Itinerary – 12 Days /11 Nights
Day 1 - RIO DE JANEIRO
Assistance upon arrival and transfer to Hotel. Overnight.
Day 2 - RIO DE JANEIRO
Breakfast. Explore more of Rio de Janeiro and its surrounding areas with a tour to the Sugar Loaf Mountain, the guardian of Guanabara Bay. A trilling cable car ride takes visitors to the top of Sugar Loaf, at 395 meters above the city. Overnight.
Day 3 - RIO DE JANEIRO
Breakfast. Morning tour to Christ the Redeemer statue in the mountain of Corcovado, located at 710 meters above the sea level and inaugurated in 1931. The tour begins in the Cosme Velho neighborhood, from where the cog train starts a trip through the Tijuca Forest, the largest urban forest in the world, up to the statue. Once up, there is a panoramic and extraordinary view of Rio, including the Sugar Loaf, the Guanabara Bay, the beaches of the Southern Zone of Rio and the Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon. After the Corcovado visit, the tour will continue to São Conrado, with a brief stop at the Pepino beach and appreciate the flight of the hang gliding. Return to hotel. Afternoon free for leisure. In the evening, enjoy the outstanding “Rio by Night” Tour. Dinner in one of Rio’s famous Churrascarias (local steak house). This barbecue dinner is part of the Brazilian folklore. After dinner, proceed to one of the renowned Samba Show houses in town. See the display of carnival throughout the year with beautiful costumes, the rhythm of a typical samba school and the diverse richness of the Brazilin culture. Overnight.
Day 4 - RIO DE JANEIRO/SALVADOR
After Breakfast, transfer to the airport and take a short flight to Salvador, Bahia. Assistance upon arrival and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight.
Day 5 - SALVADOR
Breakfast. City tour to see the Upper and Lower cities and the colonial remnants of their cobblestone-paved streets and stucco buildings, including the Sao Francisco Church, The Carmo Museum and Church, Mercado Modelo Market, and “The largo do Pelourinho”, where slaves were auctioned and punished during Colonial times. Balance of the day at leisure. Overnight.
Day 6 - SALVADOR/RECIFE
After Breakfast, transfer to the airport for your short flight to Recife. Assistance upon arrival and transfer to hotel. Balance of the day at leisure. Overnight.
Day 7 - RECIFE
Breakfast. Today’s city tour will take you to see Recife colonial architecture and its historical downtown area, including the Brennand Ceramic Studios and The Casa da Cultura handicraft market. After Recife, go to the colonial town of Olinda, a World heritage Monument, which boasts a wealth of Colonial architecture, notably the houses and churches of Alto da Sé, whilst its historical heritage keeps alive the story of Colonial Brazil. Overnight.
Day 8 - RECIFE/MANAUS- AMAZON VILLAGE JUNGLE LODGE
After Breakfast, transfer to the airport for your short flight to Manaus. Assistance upon arrival and transfer to Lodge.
Day 9 – AMAZON VILLAGE JUNGLE LODGE
Full board at the lodge.
Day 10 - AMAZON VILLAGE LODGE / IGUASSU FALLS
Breakfast. Return to Manaus airport at late afternoon for your flight to Iguassu. Assistance upon arrival and transfer to your hotel. Overnight.
Day 11 - IGUASSU FALLS
Breakfast. Enjoy a tour to the Brazilian and Argentinean sides of the magnificent falls. View the Falls from the platform overlooking Devil’s Throat; the main falls, from where the Iguassu River precipitates.
Day 12 - IGUASSU FALLS
After Breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to airport for your departure flight back home
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