15 days in Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo & Curitiba Itinerary

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Rio de Janeiro
— 3 nights
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Sao Paulo
— 3 nights
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Curitiba
— 7 nights
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Rio de Janeiro — 3 nights

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Museu do Amanha as well as Sugarloaf Mountain. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Escadaria Selaron, make a trip to Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, enjoy the sand and surf at Copacabana Beach, then explore the activities along Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Carioca Aqueduct.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rio de Janeiro trip builder app.

Glasgow, UK to Rio de Janeiro is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Glasgow to Rio de Janeiro, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Glasgow in November, with highs in Rio de Janeiro at 33°C and lows at 25°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Wed) before leaving for Sao Paulo.
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Parks · Nature · Transportation · Museums
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Sao Paulo — 3 nights

Land of Drizzle

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Sao Paulo is known for shopping, museums, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parque Ibirapuera, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo, wander the streets of Liberdade, and examine the collection at Afro Brazil Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Sao Paulo trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Sao Paulo, with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Curitiba.
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Curitiba — 7 nights

Ecological Capital of Brazil

The word "Brazil" isn't often mentioned in the same breath as "excellent urban planning"--except in Curitiba.
Curitiba is known for parks, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botanico de Curitiba, examine the collection at Museu Oscar Niemeyer, stroll around Parque Barigui, and take a stroll through Bairro de Santa Felicidade.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Curitiba day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Sao Paulo to Curitiba takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sao Paulo in November, expect Curitiba to be a bit cooler, temps between 27°C and 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.
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