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Best of Brazil & the Amazon - New Year in Rio

(11 Days)

Rio de Janeiro | Iguassu | Manaus | Salvador da Bahia


Day Routing
01 Sun Rio de Janeiro

Upon arrival in Rio de Janeiro transfer from the airport to the hotel

02 Mon Rio de Janeiro

Half day city tour with Corcovado incl. lunch. Afternoon at leisure. To celebrate New Year’s Eve the guests may either join a huge street party and firework in the shoreline of Copacabana (without guide) or enjoy a New Year’s dinner at the hotel (optional, not included).

03 Tue Rio de Janeiro

Morning at leisure. Excursion to the Sugar Loaf.

04 Wed Rio de Janeiro - Iguassu

Flight to Iguassu and transfer to the hotel. Visit of the Brazilian side of the falls.

05 Thu Iguassu

Visit of the Argentinean side of the falls. The afternoon is at leisure for own activities.

06 Fri Iguassu - Manaus

Optional in the morning (depending on the flight schedule): Bird Park including transfers . Flight to Manaus. Optional: Half day Ecological Tour Fauna & Flora (depending on the flight schedule). Transfer to the Hotel in Manaus.

07 Sat Manaus - Amazon

Beginning of the 3-day Amazon programme (Seat-in) incl. full board. Explore the variety of the flora and fauna of the Amazon region during various excursions on foot or with a canoe such as Jungle Trekking, visit to the Orchid Garden and the Lake of the “Quelônios” turtles, visit to a "Caboclo´s" house, fishing or a canoe tour at night.

08 Sun Amazon

Depart from the lodge on board of a regional double deck boat down the Negro River navigating along the shore of the City of Manaus.

09 Mon Amazon - Manaus - Salvador da Bahia

On the way to the airport explore Manaus on a city tour. Flight to Salvador da Bahia and transfer to the hotel.

10 Tue Salvador da Bahia

Half day city tour including lunch to visit the main sights.
Optional: Bahia by night incl dinner & show.

11 Wed Salvador da Bahia

Transfer to the airport. End of the roundtrip and departure flight or beach extension.