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A fantastic tailor-made holiday to Brazil, where families can enjoy the thunder of the incredible Iguassu Falls, look for jaguars in the Pantanal, and stay in the exciting city of Rio de Janeiro.

  • Marvel at the incredible Iguassu Falls
  • Canoe through the Pantanal rainforest
  • Take in the sights & sounds of Rio
  • Keep your eyes peeled for the elusive jaguar
  • Chill out on a white sandy Brazilian beach

Starting in Sao Paulo, take a flight to the Iguassu Falls to visit both the Brazilian and Argentinean sides of this stunning natural site. Then you'll fly to the Pantanal, a wetlands region rich in wildlife, where you can enjoy activities suitable for the whole family. Go canoeing through the wetlands, wind your way through the nature trails and keep an eye out for the fabulous wildlife here, which includes capybara, (albeit elusive!), anacondas and caimans.

Finally, we'll take you to Rio de Janeiro, where you can take a cable car to Sugarloaf Mountain, see the awe inspiring 'Christ the Redeemer' statue on Corcovado Mountain, and relax and have fun on the famous white sand beaches.

Enjoy this trip as a set-itinerary, or use it as an idea to design your own tailor-made experience with our help.

Typical Itinerary

  1. Day 1: Depart the UK

    Depart the UK on an overnight flight to Sao Paulo.

  2. Day 2: Arrive Sao Paulo & fly to Iguassu

    Arrive early in the morning and fly on to Iguassu Falls. Start your trip off with an incredible visit to the falls from the Brazilian side and a boat trip too.

  3. Day 3: Iguassu Falls

    Marvel at the thunderous sight of the Falls from the Argentenian side today, and take your time to really enjoy getting to know Brazil.

  4. Day 4: Fly to the Pantanal

    This morning, transfer back to Iguassu Airport and fly to the Pantanal – a huge wetland with amazing wildlife viewing opportunities. You’ll stay in a stunning eco-lodge for the night. The children will love the late night excursion to discover the nocturnal wildlife.

  5. Days 5-6 : Pantanal: wildlife viewing

    Head out to explore the Pantanal; by foot, the lodge vehicle or, if you choose, on horse-back.

  6. Day 7: Fly to Rio de Janeiro

    It's time to wave goodbye to the wildlife and fly to Rio de Janeiro, where the afternoon is all yours to explore and discover this vibrant and exciting city.

  7. Day 8: Rio de Janeiro: city tour

    Today you'll be taken on an exciting guided trip around Rio de Janeiro, where you’ll experience all the highlights: Sugar Loaf Mountain, Corcovado, Christ the Redeemer and, if you like, a visit to the Maracana Stadium.

  8. Day 9: Rio de Janeiro: carnival workshop

    Rio is famous for its lavish carnivals and at today’s carnival workshop you will get involved and see how it is all created!

  9. Day 10: Depart Rio de Janeiro

    This is the last day of your trip and it’s time to head to the airport for your return overnight flight to the UK.

  10. Day 11: Arrive UK.

You should note: This trip has been designed to ensure the whole family have the most amazing holiday, from the fantastic scenery and varied landscapes, to exploring the tropical wetlands and the thrill of city life. Brazil is a vast country so to cut down on journey times we have included domestic flights to ensure you make the best possible use of your holiday time.

Guide prices

  • Prices from (exc. international flights): £2,499 per adult, £2,249 per child
  • Prices from (inc. flights from/to UK): £3,279 per adult, £3,025 per child

Child prices apply for ages 11 and under at the time of travel.

Other information

  • Duration: 11 days
  • Ideal for ages: 10+
  • Itinerary type: Trip idea
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