BRAZIL CLASSICAL TOUR
PROGRAM FOR 8 DAYS– 7 NIGHTS, GUARANTEED DEPARTURE FROM 2 PAX
Discover the most important sightseeing in Brazil during this trip: Visit Rio de Janeiro and some of the most famous tourist attractions in the world: The Christos statue at Corcovado and the sugar loaf. Enjoy relaxing on some of the most famous beaches in the world; experience the vitality of the cariocas and dance to some Latin American rhythms. Gaze the force of nature at the Iguaҫù waterfalls and discover the African spirit of Brazil in Salvador, which is one of the most important colonial cities.
1st day – Monday ® Rio de Janeiro
Arrival in Rio de Janeiro. A transfer to your accommodation is going to be organized – hotels stay and check-in.
Attending to your arrival time you have free time to relax or we offer some optional excursions.
2nd day – Tuesday ® Rio de Janeiro
After having a breakfast your day starts with an excursion to “Corcovado” which you arrive after passing the “Laguna Rodrigo de Freitas”.
By using a comfortable train at the basement of the mountain you move to the top of Corcovado. From there you take a panorama elevator up to the most famous emblem of Brazil and Rio de Janeiro. On the top of Corcovado is the monument of Christo enthroned, which you can see at each time from nearly every place in Rio de Janeiro. From this viewing platform you can enjoy one of the most spectacular panorama views in the world. After you have visited the Corcovado, you move on to the Sugar Loaf. To get on top you travel by the aerial passenger line. You have a first stop on a hill called “Morro da Urca” on which several gardens and panorama viewing platforms are located. Arrived at the second stop you enjoy a spectacular view over Rio de Janeiro, its beaches and the bay “Guanabara”. At the horizon you can see the Corcovado. You have lunch in a typical Churrascaria. (Duration: 8 hours)
Return to the hotels and overnight stay.
3rd day – Wednesday ® Rio de Janeiro
After having breakfast your day starts with a city tour to visit the historic centre of Rio de Janeiro. You have a walk through the tight streets, which engraved the history of the city. You visit the highlights of tourist attractions, e.g. the abbey named “São Bento”, the beautiful church called “Igreja de Candelaria”, the “place of XV. Novembre” and the cultural centre, which is located in the refurbished bank “Banco do Brasil”. Furthermore you see the most famous street “Goncalves Dias” where a traditional bar named “Colombo” is situated. Finally the trip ends on the place “Praça Carioca” and the Rio de Janeiro’s urban cathedral. (Duration:4 hours)
Return to the hotels, free time at the afternoon for relaxing or optional bookings. Overnight stay.
4th day – Thursday ® Rio de Janeiro / Foz do Iguassu
After having breakfast in your hotel, a transfer brings you to the local airport to fly to Iguassu. Someone welcomes you at your arrival. A transfer to your accommodations and the check-in is organized as well. At the afternoon you have a trip to the Brazilian site of the national park to visit the Iguassu waterfalls.
From this countryside you have a breathtaking point of view to gaze at the UNESCO world natural heritage.(Duration: 4 hours)
5th day – Friday ® Foz do Iguassu
After having breakfast, a transfer brings you to the Argentinean countryside of the waterfalls. Here you travel by jungle train and finally arrive at a breathtaking canyon called “Garganta del Diabolo” (Canyon of the devil). By using some hiking routes it is possible to access the lookout point “Alvar-Nunes”, the waterfalls called “Bozetti”, “San Martin” and “the two sisters”.(Duration: 5 hours)Return to the hotels and overnight stay.
6th day – Saturday ® Foz do Iguassu / Salvador de Bahia
After having breakfast at your hotel, a transfer brings you to the airport to fly to Salvador de Bahia. Someone welcomes you there and you travel to your hotels by using the transfers.
There you have an overnight stay.
7th day – Sunday ® Salvador de Bahia
After breakfast you have free time to relax.
In the afternoon a city tour starts to discover the history, the tradition and the development of this fascinating city. The famous urban district “Pelourinho”, with its kept colonial architecture, is part of UNESCO world cultural heritage. A walk through the tight streets, passing the town hall square, the church and the abbey called “São Francisco” down to the hotspot of Salvador (the place named “Largo do Pelourinho”) is an absolutely must.
Finally you have dinner during excursion in a typical restaurant and the chance to enjoy the urban district with its magical atmosphere at night.
Return to the hotels and overnight stay.
8th day – Monday ® Salvador de Bahia
You travel to the airport by using the organized transfers to take the flights to your next destination.