Brazil Heritage

A 10 day trip to Brazil 
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General Information

Detailed Itinerary

Places Visited 

Belo Horizonte, Historical Cities, Parati & Rio de Janeiro

Departure Dates 

Flexible and customizable for private departures.

Detailed Itinerary 

Day 1:

Belo Horizonte
Belo Horizonte Airport reception and transfer to your hotel. Overnight at the Hotel Liberty, breakfast included. Rest of the day and night at leisure.

Day 2:

Belo Horizonte - Ouro Preto
After breakfast at the hotel, depart for a morning city tour. Afterward, transfer to Ouro Preto. Overnight at the Pousada Classica, breakfast included. (B)

Day 3:

This morning you will visit Mariana, the first capital of the Minas Gerais State. Return to Ouro Preto for a regional cuisine buffet lunch. In the afternoon, tour Ouro Preto. (B,L)

Day 4:

Congonhas – São João del Rei – Tiradentes
After breakfast, depart for Congonhas. Visit the prophets of soapstone, made by the well known artist Aleijandinho. Continue to São João del Rei. Visit the Saint Francis of Assisi Church, the Railroad Museum, and the Our Lady del Pilar Church. After lunch, continue to Tiradentes. Overnight at the Pousada Villa Allegra, breakfast included. (B,L)

Day 5:

Tiradentes – Barra do Pirai
Visit Tiradentes and continue to Barra do Pirai. Visit the “Fazenda Taquara”, a farm with original furniture and portraits almost 200 years old. Sample local delicacies and have lunch. Continue to Pousada Fazenda Ponte Alta for dinner and overnight. (B,L,D)

Day 6:

Barra do Pirai – Parati
In the morning, visit the Ponte Alta Farm. Lunch. Afternoon departure for Parati. Overnight at the Pousada do Sandi, breakfast included – 2 nights. (B,L)

Day 7:

Walking tour of this 18th-century colonial city. Parati was an important stop when gold would come from Minas Gerais to be sent by sea to Europe. (B)

Day 8:

Parati – Rio de Janeiro
Morning at leisure. In the afternoon, depart for Rio de Janeiro. Airport reception and transfer to your Rio hotel. Overnight at the Excelsior Copacabana, breakfast included – 2 nights. (B)

Day 9:

After breakfast you will have the choice of excursions: Corcovado or Sugar Loaf. Rest of the day at leisure. (B)

Day 10:

At the appropriate time, transfer to the airport for your departing flight. (B)


Starting Price 

This trip is customizable for your private travel.

What's Included 

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all guided tours and activities (dependent on season)
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip
The starting price is based on travel during the low season for a minimum of two travelers staying in shared 3-star accommodations. Please inquire for a custom trip quote based on your travel preferences and travel dates.