TASTE OF BRAZIL
Taste Of Brazil Tour
If you are planning holiday to Brazil to one of our selected resorts then we strongly recommend combining your trio with at least some of the attractions that this vast and culturally rich county has to offer. At the very least we would suggest including a stay in Rio and a visit to Iguazu Falls.
All tour are bespoke and tailor made and so can be amended to fit your dates, duration and budget.
Days 1 - 3Rio de Janeiro
Accommodation: 3*Bed & BreakfastYour trip starts with a flight to Rio, we can use a variety of services included direct flights if available. You will be met on arrival and transferred to your chosen accommodation.You will have a full day tour of some of Rio’s most famous sights. After breakfast, you will be collected from your hotel and transferred to the Cosme Velho Train Station. Here you will take a cog wheel train (sit on the right hand side for better views) which takes you through the Tijuca Rain Forest to the station near the foot of the statue of Christ the Redeemer on Corcovado Hill. At 2,300ft above sea level, the views from the summit are breathtaking (weather permitting).Return to Rio passing by some of its famous beaches. After lunch, you will be transferred via the downtown area to the Red Beach cable car station where you will be taken on the two cable car rides to the peak of Sugar Loaf Mountain.Lunch is included at Porcão, a renowned rodizio style restaurant, which offers an extensive choice of different meats.You can also take an optional excursion out to Petropolis, a delightful and historical town only 90 minutes from Rio, renowned as the summer resort for wealthy Cariocas. Other options include a visit to the excellent Botanical Gardens – our local agents will be able to assist you with any further sightseeing you may require.
Days 4 - 5Iquacu
Accommodation: 4*Bed & BreakfastTransfer to the airport for your flight to Foz do Iguaçu. The Iguazu River joins the Parana River and the water plunges over hardranite into a wide gorge creating a series of gigantic waterfalls and a never-ending thunderous roar. The falls are located across the road from your hotel and can be viewed from the many walkways or by boat from the canyon (but be prepared to get wet!).You will be transferred across the border into Argentina, to view the Falls from that side, including a close-up view of the Devil’s Throat. You are at leisure to view the falls from the Brazilian side, from where many consider the best views to be had. The viewing platforms are just a short walk out of your hotel.
Days 6 - 13Cumbuco
Accommodation: 3*Bed & Breakfast
This morning you will be transferred to the airport for your flights Fortaleza. You will be met at Fortaleza airport for the 30 minute transfer to Cumbuco at your accommodation.
During this week, you will enjoy a lovely weather, perfect to relax on the beach or for practice water actvities.
Day 14End of tour
On this day you will be transferred back to Fortaleza Airport for your flight home.
3* PORTO BAY , RIO DE JANEIRONear Leme Beach This hotel in Copacabana Beach is 1 km (less than 1 mile) from Leme Beach and within 5 km (3 mi) of Sugar Loaf Mountain. Free breakfast Buffet breakfast and beach service at Porto Bay Rio are complimentary. The 20th-floor rooftop pool has a bar and panoramic views of the area. Wireless Internet Porto Bay Rio Internaciona...
4* HOTEL BELMOND DAS CATARATAS, AMAZONThe only hotel located within the Iguassu National Park, Belmond Hotel das Cataratas enjoys an unrivalled location just a short stroll from the waterfalls. This resort is a Portuguese-colonial residence, this classic hotel is redolent with the atmosphere of lazy days lounging on a veranda or beneath sub-tropical palms. Enjoy exclusive ...
3* WINDTOWN BEACH HOTEL, CUMBUCOAmong the always swaying palm trees of sunny Cumbuco you'll find Windtown, a friendly kitesurf hotel with nice amenities and a great location directly on the kitesurf beach. The hotel has an nice ambiance and a friendly staff ready to serve you. Enjoy fantastic ocean views right from your hammock on the terrace in front of your room. ...
Itinerary OverviewDays 1 - 3 Rio de Janeiro Days 4 - 5 Iquacu Days 6 - 13 Cumbuco Day 14 End of tour
Minimum 2 passengers (or single supplement will apply) assuming flights from the UK. other European or worldwide departure airports available on request.Guide price per person: £1500 / excl. sports