Popular Places to Visit in Brazil
Morro de São Paulo
This island located to the south of Salvador, is home to beautiful villages, beaches and rain-forests, so you can imagine how pretty this place must be.
Naturally, no trip to Brazil will be complete without visiting the famous Ipanema Beach. Although Brazil has heaps of prettier beaches where you can rest and relax, nothing beats the vibe of this place.
Gruta Do Lago Azul (Blue Lake Grotto)
This stunning natural pool plunges down over 200 feet deep and is filled with some of the most dazzling blue water you’ll ever see. Surrounded by a rugged cave, this spot attracts visitors from all over to come gaze at its sparkling waters.
Hiking Trails in Brazil for Nature Enthusiasts
Brazil Mamanguá Fjord Trekking - 4 Days
Spend four days trekking around the Saco do Mamanguá peninsula, a natural paradise with beautiful beaches and accessible trails. Explore Brazil's only fjord from kayak and take in the sweeping views of mountains, beaches, and waterfalls, then hike the Sugar Loaf Peak of Mamanguá, a postcard-perfect highlight of the region.
Rio de Janeiro Trek: Itatiaia National Park - 2 Days
A true mountaineering paradise, Itatiaia National Park houses the highest point in the state of Rio de Janeiro: the majestic Pico das Agulhas Negras. In this 2-day Itatiaia expedition, you'll climb the two park's main rock formations, Agulhas Negras Peak and Prateleiras Peak, enjoying fantastic views of the park from both summits.
Rio de Janeiro Trek: Portais de Hércules - 2 Days
Considered the best viewpoint over the Serra dos Órgãos mountain range, you'll trek to Portais de Hércules on this two-day excursion from Rio de Janeiro. Perfect for athletic travelers short on time, you'll depart the capital early on day one, trek through forest and plateaus to Castelos do Açú basecamp, and reward yourself the following morning with a sunrise trek to the famed lookout.