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Brazil in a nutshell: Iguacu Falls, Amazon & Rio

10 days from $3,680pp

What is tailor made? 100% custom | Exceptional experiences | Hand-picked guides | Lodging with character | Designed to your schedule, budget & interests

    Places visited:

  • Iguacu
  • Manaus
  • Amazon Lodge
  • Rio de Janeiro
  • Listen to the roar and feel the spray of the mighty Iguacu Falls.

  • Take a motorised canoe through the steamy Amazon with your local guide.

  • Soak up the iconic views of one of the world's most beautiful cities, Rio.

Audley Travel specialist Michael

What our specialists say...

A great introduction to some of Brazil's most famous sites. Start with time at the mighty Iguacu Falls before heading to the tropical city of Manaus. Journey into the Amazon Rainforest before travelling back to civilization in vibrant Rio de Janeiro.

We recommend this trip for:

  • Iguacu
  • Manaus
  • Amazon Lodge
  • Manaus
  • Rio de Janeiro

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Day 1 Iguacu

Iguacu

Arrive in Brazil today and take a connecting flight to the Iguacu Falls. You will be met at the airport and driven to your hotel in private vehicle. This afternoon is yours to explore, take a wander up close to the falls on the Brazilian side, or even fly over in a helicopter.

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Day 2 Iguacu

Iguacu

Enjoy a half day private guided tour of the Argentinian side of the Falls, which offers a great contrast to the Brazilian side. In the afternoon you could visit the bird park close to your hotel to spot some superb Brazilian species.

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Day 3 Manaus

Iguacu , Manaus

Today you head north to the intriguing city of Manaus, once referred to as the Paris of America during its heyday during the rubber boom, this city is now one of faded grandeur.

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Day 4 Amazon Lodge

Manaus , Amazon Lodge

This morning you have more time to explore the city, why not visit the impressive Opera House. In the afternoon journey by road and river into the heart of the Amazon for your stay at Amazon Lodge.

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Day 5 Amazon Lodge

Amazon Lodge

Enjoy excursions into the jungle, you'll try out some piranha fishing and try and spot pink river dolphin.

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Day 6 Amazon Lodge

Amazon Lodge

Another day in the jungle, meet a local family and weave your way through the waterways by canoe.

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Day 7 Rio de Janeiro

Amazon Lodge , Manaus , Rio de Janeiro

Today you will return to Manaus to continue with your trip. You'll fly south to one of the world's greatest cities - Rio de Janeiro.

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Day 8 Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro

This morning you will head out on an exciting jeep tour of Rio's most iconic sights - Christ the Redeemer, Sugarloaf Mountain and the Rio's botanical gardens.

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Day 9 Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro

Free day in Rio to stroll along the beaches or arrange further tours - you could visit a favela or try a typical cookery class.

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Day 10 Return home

Rio de Janeiro

Transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

Audley Travel specialist Michael
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