10 days / 9 nights

$6,000 per person

Based on 2 people All Pricing Info

Destinations

Amazon Rainforest (Anavilhanas Lodge), Salvador da Bahia, Rio de Janeiro

Prices starting from $6,000 per person, based on two travelers in double occupancy

Rates vary with category of rooms selected at hotels and optional excursions. Please contact Latin Excursions for a quote.

Included: Accomodations; All meals reflected in itinerary; Activities; Tours and transfers on a private basis; 24-hour support staff throughout trip.

Not Included:
Non-specified meals; Non-specified activities and excursions; Domestic and international airfare; Visa and passport fees; Airport taxes; Gratuities; Alcoholic beverages; Medical and travel insurance.

Curated to deliver an in-depth discovery into Brazil’s fascinating culture, music and nature, this cross-country journey combines the pristine landscapes of the Amazon, the cultural beats of Salvador de Bahia, and the vibrant city of Rio de Janeiro. Embark on an intense journey of the senses as you fall in love with the many colorful sides of Brazil–from rainforest to desert, and from cityscape to seascape.

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Itinerary

Day1

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Day1

Manaus, Brazil

Upon arrival to Manaus International Airport, meet your driver at arrivals lounge and transfer to the Anavilhanas Lodge, a three-hour drive.

Once at the lodge, settle into your room, then choose from a variety of exciting activities available from the lodge.

Activity Options:

Pink Dolphin Feeding and Craft Shops in Novo Airão (2.5 hours)

Jungle Hike: (2.5 hours)

Anavilhanas Archipelago Tour (2.5 hours)

Piranha’s Fishing (2 hours)

Night Wildlife Spotting (1.5 hours)

Sunrise (1.5 hours)

Canoe Paddling (2 hours)

Local community visit (2 hours)

Overnight Anavilhanas Lodge

Meals L,D

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Day2-3

Exploring the Amazon

Continue enjoying and exploring the Amazon according to the Anavilhanas Lodge program.

Activity Options:

Pink Dolphin Feeding and Craft Shops in Novo Airão (2.5 hours)

Jungle Hike: (2.5 hours)

Anavilhanas Archipelago Tour (2.5 hours)

Piranha’s Fishing (2 hours)

Night Wildlife Spotting (1.5 hours)

Sunrise (1.5 hours)

Canoe Paddling (2 hours)

Local community visit (2 hours)

Overnight Anavilhanas Lodge

Meals B,L,D

Day4

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Day4

Salvador

This morning, meet your driver in the lobby, transfer to the airport of Manaus and take board your flight for Salvador. Upon arrival, you are welcomed by your driver and transferred to Hotel Villa Bahia. The rest of the day is at your leisure.

Overnight Villa Gale or Aram Yami

Meals B

Day5

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Day5

Full Day Tour of Salvador

Discover the essential sights of Salvador on a full day tour tracing the development of the city from its simple beginnings to what is now the third largest city in Brazil. Start at the mouth of the huge bay and head via elegant three-lined avenues and bustling streets to the Pelourinho, a UNESCO Heritage site and the largest complex of colonial architecture in South America. Walk from the Municipal Square by the towering Lacerda Elevator, and enjoy the views of the bay stretching out to the lower city. Fishermen work from small canoes, locals collect shellfish at low tide, schooners lie at anchor, all protected by the famous Bonfim church, one of the most important churches of pilgrimage in Brazil. Continue to the Monserrat district with its panoramic view of the city and to Mercado Modelo, a thriving market for local artifacts and souvenirs, and also the place where you can test your bargaining talents!

Salvador is a year round destination. December through March is the peak of summer season and also when carnival occurs.

Additional Tour Options:

Bay Escapes: Explore the bay where the 39 islands around the Bay of all Saints, and more than 30 shipwrecks under its clear waters. Take a boat out into the bay and visit a couple of the islands or beaches further along the coast

Music, art and culinary treasures: Music, art and food are to be seen and experienced everywhere in Salvador, from the streets, to beaches and private venues

Overnight Villa Bahia or Aram Yami

Meals B

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Day6

Salvador

Depart the hotel in the morning to visit two of Salvador’s busiest markets. First stop is the fish market, with a variety of seafood and fish from the bay. A short distance away is the largest open market in Bahia, São Joaquim, selling a myriad of products from fruits and vegetables to spare parts for domestic appliances, sacred herbs and religious artifacts of the Candomblé. Here, you’ll find all of the ingredients for Bahia cuisine and later savor the famous moqueca dish is a local restaurant in the city.

In the afternoon, visit a percussion instrument maker’s workshop, and choose from a selection of beats and wondrous instruments.

INCLUDED: Full day tour – Local bilingual guide & car at disposal for 8h, plus all activities mentioned above (except lunch)

Activity Options:

Private tour of the city’s premier art and music scene

Walk through the cobbled streets of the historic center filled with hundreds of majestic baroque churches

African heritage tour

Gastronomy tour

Sailing in the bay

Overnight Villa Bahia ­or Aram Yami

Meals B

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Day7

Rio de Janeiro

Any trip to Brazil should include a visit to Rio. Enjoy your morning at leisure. then transfer to the airport for your flight to Rio de Janeiro.

Upon arrival, meet your driver at arrivals lounge who will take you to your hotel.

Later in the afternoon, your guide and vehicle will pick you up at the hotel and take you to the viewing platform on the hill-side of Leblon, from where you have one of the many iconic views of the city – a complete panorama of Ipanema and Leblon neighborhoods and beaches. Here, your guide explains how the two most glamorous neighborhoods of Rio are organized. Begin your walking tour, choosing between the shopping street or the beach street. Head towards neighboring Copacabana beach and visit the iconic Copacabana Palace Hotel, which has lodged more Kings, Presidents and Celebrities than all other Brazilian hotels put together. Walk or drive down the beach to Copacabana Fort to enjoy a drink at sunset.

Activity Options:

Bike tour along the coastline

Climb the world famous Sugar Loaf mountain

Learn how to play soccer or beach tennis

Overnight Fasano Rio, or Copacabana Palace, or Marina All Park

Meals B

Day8

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Day8

Rio de Janeiro

Your guide picks you up early this morning to catch the sunrise over Rio and to visit Corcovado Mountain and its famous statue of Christ the Redeemer, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Descend the mountain to charming Santa Teresa, an artsy neighborhood considered to be Brazil’s Montmartre  – a great place to meander down cobbled streets. Enjoy lunch at a cliffside restaurant in area.

Spend the afternoon as you wish; then, return to your hotel by car.

Activity Options (PM):

Historical or art tour Rio’s renovated downtown

Visit the southern areas of Prainha and Grumari; combine with visit to Burle Marx home and gardens

Learn Martial arts (Brazilian style)

Enjoy a taste of Rio’s music scene in a large antique store that transforms into a great music club in the evenings

Overnight Fasano Rio, or ­Copacabana Palace, or Marina All Park

Meals B

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Day9

Rio de Janeiro

Do as the Cariocas and start your day with a bike ride along Ipanema, Copacabana, Leme beaches and beautiful Aterro do Flamengo. You may notice that each of these beaches has its own vibe, attracting a different mix of people.

Conclude your ride at Urca Mountain where you catch the cable car to the renowned Sugarloaf Mountain. From the top, take in the breathtaking panoramic view of the city, as well as Guanabara Bay and the neighbour city of Niteroi.

Return to sea level and continue exploring the city with your private guide and choose from a variety of options.

Activity Options:

Visit the Botanical Gardens

Peruse some of the best shopping hotspots

Samba dance lesson

Private tour of Rio’s contemporary Art Galleries and museums

Overnight Fasano, Copacabana Palace or Marina All Park

Meals B

Day10

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Day10

Departure

This morning is at leisure to enjoy your last moments in this marvelous city. At the pre-arranged time, meet your driver in front of your hotel and transfer to the Galeão International Airport.

Meals B

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