Brazil's Coastal Highlights

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9+ Nights
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From colorful cities to sparkling seascapes

Feel yourself gasp in amazement as you look down at the blue-green waters from the top of mountains in Rio de Janeiro! On this unique adventure, you'll travel along the Brazilian coast and enjoy tours and stays in Rio, Salvador, Recife, and Fortaleza. Immerse yourself in Brazil's vibrant culture, see postcard-worthy natural wonders, and dive into the fascinating history of the country's most charming coastal cities.

What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare into Rio de Janeiro (GIG), out of Fortaleza (FOR)
  • All airport transfers
  • 3 nights in Rio de Janeiro at the PortoBay Rio Internacional Hotel, or similar
  • Full-day tour to Corcovado & Sugar Loaf Mountain
  • One-way, economy class flight from Rio (GIG or SDU) to Salvador (SSA)
  • 2 nights in Salvador da Bahia at the Novotel Salvador Rio Vermelho, or similar
  • One-way, economy class flight from Salvador (SSA) to Recife (REC)
  • 2 nights in Recife at the Hotel Costa Mar Recife by Atlantica, or similar
  • Olinda City Tour, with Alto da Se, Misericordia and Se Churches
  • One-way, economy class flight from Recife (REC) to Fortaleza (FOR)
  • 2 nights in Fortaleza at the Hotel Vila Gale, or similar
  • Half-day Fortaleza city tour
  • Breakfast daily
Great Ways to Explore
  • Enjoy a tour of Olinda, a UNESCO-recognized town near Recife.

  • Stroll through the colorful Historic Center of Salvador, then watch an unforgettable sunset over the bay!
  • Kick back and relax in paradise on Brazil's famous beaches, like Ipanema and Boa Viagem.

  • See all of Rio de Janeiro through included tours, which make stops at Corcovado Mountain, Sugar Loaf Mountain, Christ the Redeemer, world-famous beaches, and tons of Rio's downtown highlights.

  • Take a train through tropical Tijuca Forest and glide up mountains in a cable car!

Package Overview

Escape to bright blue waters, sky-high mountains, and culture-rich cities - where every day feels like a beach party! On this vacation, you'll experience the very best of both worlds, as you'll discover Brazil's natural wonders, and also explore its fascinating architecture and urban highlights. And, let's be clear - this isn't just a single-city trip, This package takes you all along the picture-perfect coast, from Rio de Janeiro to Salvador to Recife to Fortaleza! Notice the differences, similarities, surprises, and quirks of each spectacular city. With a mix of guided tours and free leisure time, you'll appreciate the perfect balance of informative structure and relaxing freedom.

Your journey starts in the Marvelous City... Rio, of course! Take a train ride through tropical Tijuca Forest, see the world from the peak of Corcovado Mountain, and feel spiritually lifted as you stand next to the famous statue of Christ the Redeemer. Soak up some sun on Rio's famous beaches, then take a cable car up Sugar Loaf Mountain! Discover Rio's lively downtown, filled with art, architecture, restaurants, and Brazil's renowned roaring nightlife.

From Rio, you'll jet off to the beautiful beach-side cities of Salvador, Recife, and Fortaleza. Salvador, also known as the "Land of Happiness," exudes a constant cheery, celebratory vibe. Become immersed in magical beauty, local culture, and welcoming hospitality. Next, fly to Recife,a large, yet tranquil city which boasts a relaxed, beachy lifestyle. Lounge on the white sand of Boa Viagem, take in the breeze on Pina and Porto das Glinhas, then enjoy a tour of Olinda, a colonial, history-packed UNESCO site! Last but not least, take advantage of your included Fortaleza City Tour. See ornate churches, wander around historic squares, and do some souvenir shopping in the Central Market. Each city boasts its own unique wow-factors - see them all!

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