< Back to Category View

The Colonial Route - Brazil

(15 Days)

Sao Paulo | Paraty | Rio de Janeiro | Tiradentes | Ouro Preto | Salvador da Bahia | Recife

Day Routing
01 São Paulo

Arrival in São Paulo. In the afternoon City tour to visit the world famous metropolis. Overnight Hotel Comfort Suites Oscar Freire.

02 São Paulo - Paraty

Bus journey (seat-in) to the small colonial town of Paraty, upon arrival guided walking tour through Brazil´s most attractive and exquisitely preserved historical gem.

03 Paraty

Day at leisure for own activities.

04 Paraty - Rio de Janeiro

Transfer by bus (seat-in basis) along the beautiful green coastal road of Costa Verde. Arrival in Rio de Janeiro and remaining time at leisure.

05 Rio de Janeiro

Half day city tour with visit of Corcovado Christ statue.
Optional: visit of a Samba Show including Churrasco (Barbecue) Dinner.

06 Rio de Janeiro

Half day city tour including visit of the famous Sugar Loaf mountain.

07 Rio de Janeiro - Petropolis - Tiradentes

Transfer by bus to Petropolis, former summer residence of the imperial family. Visit of the Imperial Museum incl. lunch. Proceed to Tiradentes. Overnight Pousada Mãe D'Agua.

08 Tiradentes - Congonhas - Ouro Preto

Visit of the colonial town Tiradentes, proceed via São João del Rey to Congonhas including visit. Final stop is today the charming colonial city of Ouro Preto. Overnight Pousada Classica.

09 Ouro Preto

Full day visit of Ouro Preto, UNESCO World Heritage.

10 Ouro Preto - Salvador da Bahia

Flight Belo Horizonte - Salvador da Bahia. Transfer to the hotel. Transfer to hotel Vila Gale Salvador.

11 Salvador da Bahia

Half day historical city tour of Salvador.

12 Salvador da Bahia

Day at leisure.
Optional: Visit to the colonial town of Cachoeira.

13 Salvador da Bahia - Recife

Flight Salvador da Bahia - Recife. Visit of Recife and the historical Olinda. Overnight Hotel Mar.

14 Recife

Day at leisure to enjoy the beautiful beaches.

15 Recife

Beach Extension or transfer to the airport for return flight.