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Brazil travel guide

Find out what to see and do when travelling or backpacking around Brazil in South America.


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Christo Redentor, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro is the traveller's capital. Great beaches like Copocabana & Ipanema have electric, sexy atmosphere. Head up the Sugar Loaf mountain cable car for great views of the beaches and mountains. Head up for a closer look at Christo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer). Book yourself tickets to a wild South American football match in Rio!
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Iguassu Falls, Brazil
Iguassu Falls
Iguacu Falls spans 3 countries (Brazil, Argentina & Paraguay) Many stay in hotels in Foz do Iguassu. You can easily spend 2 full days walking round. It's possible to take speed boats into 'The Devil's Throat' waterfall for a few dollars!!
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The Pantanal, Brazil
The Pantanal
The Pantanal wetlands are accessible from Corumba on the border of Bolivia. 4-day adventure trips take you closer than most like to the wildlife of Cayman, piranhas and parrots.
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Amazon boat trips, Brazil
The Amazon
Manuas is the main base for river trips along the Amazon River.
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Salvador da Bahia beaches, Brazil
Salvador da Bahia
Brazil offers an excellent beach experience at Bahia, Salvador.
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Rio de Janeiro cable car, Brazil

Main travellers routes

Capital and main cities



Visas (always check with your embassy)

Foreign Office Advice

Flights and accommodation

Tours and day trips in Brazil

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