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Brazil's Green Coast: Rio, Paraty, and Ilha Grande

11 days from £2,995pp

What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

Itinerary highlights

  • Enjoy the vibrancy and buzz of Rio de Janeiro.

  • Step back in time amongst the whitewashed buildings and coloured shutters of colonial Paraty.

  • Enjoy relaxing days on Ilha Grande's many beaches.

Price includes

Scheduled international flights
In-destination transfers
Activities and excursions as detailed
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  • Rio de Janeiro
  • Paraty
  • Ilha Grande
  • Rio de Janeiro

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 Rio de Janeiro

International outbound flight , Rio de Janeiro

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Rio de Janeiro. Arrive in Rio de Janeiro at any time today. You will be met at the airport and driven to your hotel in private vehicle.

Day 2 Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro

Enjoy a jeep tour of Rio's most exciting sights such as Sugar Loaf Mountain and the statue of Christ the Redeemer, as well as a bit of time to explore the tranquil botanical gardens.

Day 3 Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro

Free day in Rio to stroll along the beaches or arrange further tours - you could take a street art tour or try a cookery class.

Day 4 Paraty

Rio de Janeiro , Paraty

Private transfer along the stunning Green Coast to the charming colonial town of Paraty, once a key part of Brazil's gold rush.

Day 5 Paraty


This morning, take a half day group excursion into the Mata Atlantica Forest, visit some local waterfalls and learn how Cachaca, Brazil's own version of Rum, is produced at a traditional distillery.

Day 6 Paraty


Free day to further explore Paraty's cobbled streets, with plenty of charming shops and restaurants. Or hire a boat and head out to some deserted beaches.

Day 7 Ilha Grande

Paraty , Ilha Grande

Transfer by road and ferry from Paraty to Ilha Grande, a sandy island with jungle fringed beaches and no cars allowed!

Day 8 Ilha Grande

Ilha Grande

At leisure on Ilha Grande - you could trek into the Atlantic rainforest of the island's interior, or take a boat trip to the beautiful Lopes Mendes beach.

Day 9 Ilha Grande

Ilha Grande

At leisure on Ilha Grande. Why not try snorkelling at one of the numerous beaches.

Day 10 International return flight

Ilha Grande , Rio de Janeiro , International return flight

Transfer back to Rio in time for your international flight home.

Day 11 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

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Rio de Janeiro
Ilha Grande