Manaus to Rio

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Journey through the heart of Brazil, from the jungle-clad depths of Manaus to the beachside beauty of Rio de Janeiro. Get acquainted with a variety of local fauna and flora, see spectacular landscapes and wander fascinating cities on this incredible adventure. Explore the dense Chapada Dos Veadeiros National Park, be wowed by the country┬┤s futuristic capital and go one-on-one with the mighty Amazon Jungle as you travel in specially designed overland vehicles across this diverse country.

Itinerary

Days 1-2 Manaus

Get acquainted with this port town on an optional afternoon city tour.

Days 3-7 Amazon River Ferry

Spot exotic wildlife and traverse jungle rivers on a five-day ferry journey down the mighty Amazon.

Day 8 Belem

Travel to Belem, considered a gateway to the Amazon River.

Days 9-11 Sao Luis/Alcantara

Wander through the streets of these quaint towns.

Days 12-13 Lencois Maranhenses National Park

Take an overnight 4x4 tour of this stunning national park.

Days 14-18 Canoa Quebrada/Jericoacoara

Unwind on the beautiful beaches of these serene seaside towns.

Days 19-20 Sousa/Cabaceiras

Marvel at the Vale dos Dinossauros and discover the caves and rock formations of inland Brazil.

Day 21 Olinda

Enjoy the art and history of Olinda

Day 22 Bush Camp

Pitch a tent while travelling up the Atlantic Coast.

Days 23-25 Salvador da Bahia

Explore the cobbled streets of historic Salvador.

Days 26-28 Chapada Diamantina National Park

Discover the unique landscape, flora and fauna of Chapada da Diamantina on a guided expedition.

Days 29-30 Terra Ronca/Cavalcante

Journey north to Barreiras, the adventure capital of central Brazil. Opt to take on whitewater rafting or mountain biking.

Days 31-33 Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park

Drive to Chapada dos Varadeiros for exploration and adventure in this magnificent national park.

Days 34-35 Brasilia

Take a city tour of the futuristic, Oscar Niemeyer-designed capital - a feat of modern design and architectural ingenuity.

Day 36 Bush Camp

Camp overnight in woodlands.

Days 37-39 Ouro Preto

Journey to the colonial town of Ouro Preto. Stroll the tangle of narrow streets and see churches featuring the work of Aleijadinho - Brazil's most famous sculptor.

Day 40 Rio de Janeiro

Nestled between Guanabara Bay and lush mountains, Rio's allure is intoxicating.

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