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BEST OF BRAZIL


Rio de Janeiro (3N) + Foz de Iguazú (2N) + Buzios(3N)

From USD 1,585 * | from £ 0.73*

per person sharing

Group departures package ;

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24.06.2019    02.07.2019
08.07.2019    16.07.2019
22.07.2019    30.07.2019
05.08.2019    13.08.2019
19.08.2019    27.08.2019
02.09.2019    10.09.2019
16.09.2019    24.09.2019
30.09.2019    08.10.2019
14.10.2019    22.10.2019
28.10.2019    05.11.2019
11.11.2019    19.11.2019
25.11.2019    03.12.2019
09.12.2019    17.12.2019
 

Day 1|  Rio de Janeiro 
Upon arrival in Rio de Janeiro, your guide wil greet you at the airport and you will be transferred to your hotel. Rio de Janeiro is green hills, blue sky, beautiful bays, islands and marvellous beaches. It is the second biggest city in Brazil and, certainly, one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Blue ocean water will call you to the beach. The most popular beaches - Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon, are famous for its black and white tiled promenade. From early morning to late in the night  you can see people playing football and volleyball on the golden sand of the beaches. For those who prefer active holidays Rio offers opportunities to practice almost any sport: golf, tennis, surfing, rafting, diving, delta flight and many others.  Numerous open cafeterias on the beach will offer you refreshing coconut water, freshly squeezed juices and other drinks.  You can also see presentations of local musicians on the beach playing all kinds of music.

Day 2 | Rio de Janeiro 
City Tour and Sugarloaf mountain (4 hours)
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 will admire several old churches, monasteries, the main cathedral of the city, as well as buildings built in colonial style.

Day 3 | Rio de Janeiro 
Corcovado and Crist the Redeemer Statue (4 hours)
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 surroundings the Niteroi Bridge, Guanabara Bay, the Botanical Garden, the world's largest Maracana stadium, Sugar Loaf, and more is possible from the top of Corcovado.

Day 4| Rio de Janeiro – Foz do Iguaçu
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport in time for your flight to Foz de Iguacu where you will be welcomed and transferred to your hotel. You have the day to enjoy your free time. Optional tours to the Argentinean side of the falls are possible. 

Day 5| Foz do Iguaçu  
After breakfast you will  go on a adventurous tour to visit the amazing falls. 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 will go on a "Macuco safari" through the jungle. You'll ride in the open back of the jeep for about 3 kilometers, accompanied by a guide who will tell you many 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 will then enjoy an excursion to the Bird Park, located near the National Park of Iguaçu. You can go into the huge open-air cages full of fabulous birds.

Day 6| Iguaçu - Rio de Janeiro - Buzios
After your Breakfast in the hotel you will be transported to the airport to board your flight to Rio. Upon arrival in Rio de Janeiro airport, your guide awaits you. From here you will be transferred to Buzios. Your accommodation will be situated on the tropical coast.

Day 7-8| Buzios
You can enjoy great activities on the tropical coast of Buzios and relax on one of the many beautiful beaches. 

Day 9 |Búzios - Rio de Janeiro
After breakfast you will be transfer to the airport of Rio de Janeiro for your international flight back home. 

 

 

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Includes:

  • Accommodation in selected hotels
  • Program Excursions mentioned in the program with English speaking guide
  • Transfer to the hotel- Rio de Janeiro with a guide
  • Transfer to Iguazu hotel with English speaking guide
  • Transportation Rio de Janeiro-Buzios- Rio de Janeiro with driver

Excludes:

  • Additional excursions
  • Domestic flight Rio de Janeiro - Iguassu - Rio de Janeiro - from USD 300 (subject to avilability)
  • Food and beverages during the transfers
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