• Iguazu Falls
  • Paraty, Brazil
  • Jaguar in Pantanal, Brazil
  • Ilha Grande, Brazil
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Rio, Waterfalls, Rivers and Coast

Variety is the spice of life, and this trip certainly packs a punch!

15 days from £4,150pp plus international flights.

A magnificent blend of city life, wildlife, coastal scenery and history. Brazil in microcosm.

  • Visit mighty and spectacular Iguazu Falls
  • Snorkel in crystal clear rivers in Bonito
  • Explore Rio de Janeiro's Corcovado and Sugarloaf Mountain
  • Relax on beautiful beaches on the Costa Verde
  • Visit the lovely colonial town of Paraty
  • See the animals and birds of the Pantanal

Combine vibrant cities, natural wonders, wildlife and beaches and this is what you get! A superb, heady mix of highlights - a great introduction to the wonderful land of Brazil.

Arrive in Rio de Janeiro and spend the next 2 days exploring this vibrant city, including a guided visit of Cristo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer), Pao de Acucar (Sugarloaf Mountain).

Your next stop is the mighty Iguazu Falls. During your visit you will spend a full day at the falls, visiting both the Brazilian and Argentinian sides for panoramic views and an opportunity to explore the rainforest trails. The Pantanal awaits and ample time to explore the amazing wildlife and bird life from your base at a working cattle ranch.

Travel on to Bonito, whose main attractions are the clear rivers bordered by forest. You'll have the chance to snorkel down the river as a fascinating variety of fish swim towards you, often eyeball to eyeball. The colonial architecture of Paraty on the Costa Verde awaits. This is an attractive coastal town with ample scope for both exploration and relaxation. On to the lovely island of Ilha Grande. You will have time to explore boat and on foot, as well as to relax in your lovely waterfront pousada.

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Where you could be staying

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