The sprawling country of Brazil has captivated travellers for centuries. Powdery white sand beaches stretch for more than 7000km along palm tree lined coast, fronting the deep blue Atlantic with many pristine colonial towns to be discovered along the way. Add to this vibrant and dynamic cities, diverse ecosystems and magnificent waterfalls and you have the perfect holiday destination.
Our tour of Brazil over the main highlights from Brazil's capital, Rio de Janeiro, Pantanal National Park and the magnificent Iguazu Falls. Most of our tours are multi-country itineraries visiting other countries in South America on the same tour. Every year Rio de Janeiro is home to the legendary Rio Carnival, when thousands of people flock to the city to celebrate and we offer special tours over this time as well.
A major highlight of the carnival is the spectacular Samba Parade where different samba schools battle it out to win the hearts and minds of the audience and the judges. Fabulous floats cruise along whilst dancers dressed in sensational costumes samba their way through the streets to the infectious rhythm of the percussion bands. Rio Carnival occurs on the weekend before Shrove Tuesday/Ash Wednesday each year with the following forthcoming dates for 2016 and 2017: 5 - 9 February 2016 and 24 - 28 February 2017..
Brazil Group Tours
We offer a selection of small group tours of Argentina with an average of 12 travellers. Tour leaders accompany you throughout, and they help with useful tips on interesting things to do and where to shop and eat too. We get around on local public transport and stay in a range of locally owned accommodation, so you'll get a good feel of the local way of life in Argentina too.
Our 8-day private tour is a classic itinerary of Brazil taking in mighty Igauzu Falls, beautiful city of Curibita, historic Morretes, buzzing Sao Paulo and the legendary Rio de Janeiro.
Highlights of our Brazil Tours
City dwellers will feel right at home in Brazil's capital of Rio de Janeiro, with its historic buildings and the famous beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema, whilst the fast growing metropolis of Sao Paulo will keep you busy for days. History buffs will enjoy wandering the cobblestone streets of Parati, an old colonial pirate town. Beyond Brazil's cities, the vast wetlands of the Pantanal National Park are home to amazing wildlife. And of course, one of Brazil's main draw cards are the mighty Iguazu Falls that stretch for over one and a half miles with 275 separate falls!
“I was so lucky to be able to capture the Christ Redeemer statue rising in the clouds above Rio de Janeiro. The city is so beautiful!”
by Anna Mukherjee
Posted on 19 Aug 2015
Brazil Travel Guide
Money, shopping, transport, food, health advice & more
Information on climatic and weather conditions in Brazil
Places on our must-see list of any visit to Brazil
Visa requirements for Brazil and info on getting your visa
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