What we have prepared for you in the lovely land of Brazil are amazing waterfalls that will humble Niagara, sightseeing the famous city of Rio, and living up the beach life.
9 days amongst the vibrant life directly in the middle of Copacabana beach
Enjoy refreshing caipirinhas while soaking up the sun by the pool or beach
Dance to the samba rhythm which pulsates throughout Rio
3 stunning days at the world’s largest group of waterfalls
Hike through the most pristine rainforest south of the Amazon
Experience 5-star luxury at a historic colonial hotel
Experience the flair of Rio for a wonderful 9 day/ 8 night stay.
When speaking to Brazilians you get a sense of the intense feeling of awe and pride which they hold for Rio de Janeiro: the city of the Sugar Loaf Mountain, the metropolis which they affectionately call "Cidade maravilhosa" - meaning wonderful or awesome city. Cone-shaped granite mountains, tropical vegetation, and the wide lining of famous city beaches provide spectacular atmosphere for this vibrant metropolis and make it a captivating showcase of Brazil. You will also experience the hot samba rhythms which provide the beat of life for the residents of Rio de Janeiro. Stroll along the Copacabana, take a Cable car ride up the famous Sugar Loaf Mountain, and enjoy the fabulous view from the Corcovado, one of the highest mountains in Rio.
Your accommodation in Rio is the fabulous 4-star Porto Bay Rio Internacional:
Hotel Rio: Port Bay Rio Internacional
Located in the heart of Copacabana, the Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel boasts stylish accommodations, a beautiful waterfront setting, gorgeous views, and easy access to the world famous Copacabana Beach. All rooms include balconies with a view of the sea, cable TV, central air conditioning, a mini-bar, a bath-tub, and a personal safe. Also available for the guests’ enjoyment is a sauna, a swimming pool, a fitness center, a laundry room, a massage room, concierge services, a business center, and beach services. For the guests’ convenience, the hotel employs a multi-lingual staff, state of the art security, and offers special facilities for handicapped passengers.
A nice day trip opportunity to visit the Santa Teresa neighborhood which is best reached by riding the historical streetcar(tram) from the city center. You will pass over old aquaducts and enjoy spectacular views of the city and the bay. The neighborhood was historically one of the richer suburbs and features narrow streets winding through the hills lined by beautiful historic mansions in the colonial style with well-manicured lawns. This neighborhood is also famous for being a center of art culture with many artists living here and many galleries.
Hotel facilities: business center, concierge, laundry, pool, fitness center, massage room, sauna, beach service
Room facilities: central A/C, minibar, cable TV, free safe, bath tub
Address: Avenida Atlântica, 1500 - Rio - Copacabana
Then take a short flight for a 3 day/2 night excursion to the Iguazu Falls. This region is located at the border between Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay and features up to 3000 individual waterfalls, some of which reach 270 feet in height. Stand at the viewing platform in the middle and be surrounded on all sides with the overwhelming thunderous sound and spray from the falls. Explore the trails of the national park and take tours of the falls on both Brazilian and Argentinian sides.
Your accommodation at this location will be the luxurious 5-star Hotel Das Cataratas:
Hotel Iguazu: Das Cataratas
Located inside the Brazilian Iguazu National Park, the Hotel das Cataratas is surrounded by lush flora and fauna and a spectacular location directly at the base ofIguaçu Falls. Here, guests will find sophisticated colonial-style lodging and environmentally conscious accommodations. The hotel is located only 15 km from the Cataratas International Airport and 25 km from downtown Foz do Iguaçu. In addition to the local attractions, guests at the Hotel das Cataratas can enjoy the swimming pool and game room. There are also many walking trails available for guests looking to get some exercise amidst the beautiful nature. The hotel is in close proximity to the Iguazu Resort golf course, with transportation available from the hotel. Additionally, guests can dine at either of the hotel’s two restaurants, which serve Brazilian and International cuisine. The Hotel das Cataratas offers 195 elegant colonial-style rooms and suites. All rooms include air conditioning, cable TV, a mini-bar, a personal safe, and internet access.
Hotel facilities: business center, laundry, pool, tennis court, game room, playground, 24-hour room service
Room facilities: internet access, free safe, minibar, cable TV
Address: Rodovia Br 469 , Km 32 - Parque Nacional do Iguaçu