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Secrets of Southern Brazil

16 days from £3,903pp

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Secrets of Southern Brazil

16 days from £3,903pp

Price excludes international flights at the beginning and end of the trip


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Brazil is a melting pot for immigrants from many nations, but each region has its own characteristics and traditions. The far south, where many families trace their roots to German and Italian roots, is less visited than the tropical areas but has its own unique attractions, and a holiday which visits this region alone is very satisfying. The Iguazú Falls are a top sight of course but the railway from the pleasant town Curitiba down to the coast is a feat of engineering, the Serra Geral ranges of rugged mountains will appeal to walkers. Here you find some of the country's loveliest beaches, justifiably lively in in summer with surfers and families.

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Holiday itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in Rio de Janeiro. Transfer to hotel, rest of the day at leisure.

Day 2

Guided jeep excursion to Christ the Redeemer statue.

Day 3

Guided walking tour of historic Rio.

Day 4

Fly to Foz do Iguaçu. Guided visit to the Brazilian side of Iguazú Falls.

Day 5

Full day guided exploration of the Argentine side of Iguazú Falls.

Day 6

Fly to Curitiba, transfer to hotel.

Day 7

Take the Serra Verde train route through rainforest to the coast.

Day 8

Transfer to Florianopolis.

Day 9

Explore Santa Catarina island.

Day 10

Transfer to lodge in the Serra Geral Mountains.

Days 11-12

Optional activities from the lodge.

Day 13

Transfer by road to Praia da Rosa on the Atlantic coast.

Days 14-15

At leisure on the beach.

Day 16

Transfer to Florianopolis airport for flight to connect with international flight home.

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Included in this holiday

Corcovado Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Places visited

Brazil wales
Things to do

Winsor Martinique


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