The Best of Brazil- 11 Nights / 12 Days
Prices Starting from: $3,439 Double Occupancy
Day 1 - Saturday - Rio de Janeiro
Arrival in Rio. Our local English speaking guide will be there to meet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel. You have the remainder of the day at leisure.
Day 2 - Sunday- Rio de Janeiro
After breakfast your guide will meet you in the hotel lobby for a half-day guided tour of this magnificent city. Cable car to the top of Sugar Loaf mountain for a spectacular view. Lunch at a Brazilian bar-b-que. Rest of day free for exploration..
Day 3 - Monday - Rio de Janeiro
Breakfast. Enjoy Rio at your own pace.
Day 4 - Tuesday - Iguassu Falls
Breakfast and transfer to the airport. Arrival in Iguassu Falls (Iguazu Falls).. Our local guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. Rest of day to explore on your own.
Day 5 - Wednesday - Iguassu Falls
Breakfast. Visit to Iguassu Falls with a tour from the Brazilian side. Experience a thrilling boat ride to the very mouth of the falls. In the afternoon, return to your hotel.
Day 6 - Thursday- Manaus/Cruise
Breakfast. Air transfer to the Amazon River port city of Manaus. Arrival and transfer to the M/Y Desafio or the M/V Tucano for the beginning of your luxury cruise. Your Amazon specialty cruise starts with the famous "Meeting of the Waters". Take a reconnaissance tour in motor- driven canoes. . You will be able to overnight in comfort onboard this ship in an air conditioned room.
Day 7- Friday- Cruise on the Amazon
Breakfast. Today you have the opportunity to explore the jungle in a walking tour. After returning to the boat, you may opt for a refreshing swim. Afternoon boat excursions and dinner. Explore the jungle at night in a guided canoe trip.
Day 8 – Saturday - Cruise on the Amazon
Your ships navigates to Santa Maria, a typical Amazon village. After lunch, take an afternoon Piranha fishing expedition. There will be night excursions by canoe with a naturalist guide to locate alligators along the shore.
Day 9 - Sunday
Your Amazon River cruise continues. Rise early for morning bird watching excursions to see the vast variety of local birds. Take breakfast and start your navigation towards the city of Manaus. Arrival in Manaus at 11 am approximately and transfer to the airport. Air transfer on to Salvador on the Atlantic coast and our guide will transfer you to your hotel.. Select from a range of fine hotels on the beach in Salvador.
Day 10 – Monday
Breakfast is included at your hotel.. Take a city tour of this fascinating coastal city, famous for its friendly people and pristine beaches. . Take a stroll into the old city of Pelorinho for shopping or dinner. You will return to the hotel and rest of evening at leisure.
Day 11 - Tuesday
After breakfast, transfer to the airport to take your flight home.
Your Amazon River specialty cruise package includes:
Guided tours with a naturalist guide
Hotel accommodations with daily breakfast
3-night Amazon River cruise from Manaus (seven night cruises are also available).
Guided city tours
Transfers airport/hotel/airport with an English speaking guide.
All meals provided during the Amazon cruise
Prices starting at $4,750.00 per person, double occupancy. Air transfers are additional.