Brazil - Rivers, Rainforests & Wildlife

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Highlights

• Iguazu Falls - view from Brazilian and Argentinian sides
• View the caves and blue lagoons of Bonito
• Visit Brasilia, Sao Paulo and Salvador
• Pantanal premier wildlife viewing
• Enjoy 3-day Amazon Cruise aboard your floating hotel
• Explore the sites of Rio de Janeiro

Fact File

• 20 land days
• Maximum 16 travelers
• Start in Iguazu and finish in Rio
• All meals included
• Activity Level: 2

 

Hear the thunder of Iguazu Falls and view the tourquois lagoons of Bonita; travel to the Pantanal, one of the richest biological zones on earth; Explore the capital of Brasilia, cultural Sao Paulo and the historic African roots of Salvador da Bahia. Cruise along the gentle tributaries of the Amazon and finish the journey in Rio, one of the world's most beautiful cities.

Our journey starts at arguably the most beautiful waterfalls in the world, Iguazu Falls, with a panoramic view from the Brazilian side and an up-close, misty look from the Argentinian side. Explore Sao Paulo before heading to the caves and tourquois blue lagoons of Bonito. In the Pantanal, the world's largest inland wetlands, we search for wildlife by day and rest comfortably in an ecolodge by night. Explore the unique 'planned' capitial of Brasilia and the beautiful and historic city of Salvador da Bahia.

We cruise along the Amazon up to the Anavilhanas Archipelago aboard a comfortable riverboat. The Amazon Basin is a river-sea and vast forest covering over half of Brazil. The region is one of the earth's greatest natural masterpieces and features 50,000 miles of navigable waterways, the earth's largest forest and over 15,000 animal species. Changing scene from Brazil's natural wonders, we move to the urban highlights of Rio de Janeiro to explore one of the world's most exciting and vibrant cities.

FROM: $8195

DATES, PRICES & AVAILABILITY

  has guaranteed departures

Accommodations

Comfortable hotels and lodges with private bathroom. Features 2 nights aboard Amazon Clipper (a riverboat).

Comfort notes

Some rough roads and long travel days.

Itinerary - detailed itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Iguazu Falls, Brazil
Day 2: Iguazu Falls - Argentine side
Day 3: Iguazu Falls - Brazilian side, fly to Sao Paulo
Day 4: Sao Paulo - Cultural Capital of Brazil
Day 5: Fly to Campo Grande, To Bonito
Day 6: Blue Lagoon Gratto, Estancia Mimosa
Day 7: Sucuri River, Buraco Das Araras, Pousada Aguape, Pantanal
Days 8 - 9: Wildlife of the Pantanal-the World's Largest Wetland, Pousada Aguape
Day 10: Fly to Brasilia
Day 11: Exploring Brasilia
Day 12: Fly to Salvador, Walking Tour
Day 13: Fly to Manaus
Day 14: Manaus, Lake Acajatuba
Days 15 - 16: Manaus City Tour, Amazon River Safari - Anavilhanas Archipelago
Day 17: Return to Manaus; fly to Rio
Day 18: Rio - One of the World's Most Beautiful Cities
Day 19: Rio de Janeiro - Corcovado, Tijuca Forest
Day 20: Rio de Janeiro departure

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