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Best of Brazil 16 days/15 nights


*** SPECIAL PROMOTION ***

from 15/08/2005 untill 01/12/2005



INDIVIDUAL ROUNDTRIP BASED ON DOMESTIC FLIGHTS WITH THE BRAZIL AIRPASS !!!
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Day 1 Arrival Rio de Janeiro
After arrival at the International Airport of Rio de Janeiro, our English speaking guide will welcome you (with name-board). He introduces you to the marvellous city and accompany you during the 45-minutes transfer to Hotel Majestic Rio Palace*** or Hotel Mirasol Copacabana****, situated only a few blocks from the famous Copacabana Beach. Rest of the day at leisure.

Day 2 Rio de Janeiro
After breakfast the guide will pick you up at the hotel at 09.00 AM for a Half day tour to the post-card of Rio de Janeiro, the 38 meter high statue of Christ the Redeemer, which was completed on 12 October 1931 on top of the Corcovado mountain (710 m. high) taking the cog train through the rainforest. To reach the top of Corcovado Hill, the train crosses the largest urban forest of the planet. The Tijuca Forest is located at the heart of Rio de Janeiro and it separates the South and North zones of the city. During the 20-minutes train-ride up the mountain, enjoy the lush scenery of the Tijuca Forest and beautifull views of the city way below. Return at the end of the morning via a panoramic road. Overnight in your hotel. (B)

Day 3 Rio de Janeiro
Day at leisure. Enjoy the beaches, discover the city using the excellent subway connections or make an optional excursion (see section Rio de Janeiro). Overnight in your hotel. (B)

Day 4 Rio de Janeiro – Campo Grande - Pantanal
After an early breakfast your guide will pick you up at the hotel for the private transfer to the airport of Rio de Janeiro in time for your domestic flight to Campo Grande. After arrival in Campo Grande our English speaking guide will welcome you (with name-board), you will be assisted with your luggage, followed by the direct transfer to Pousada Refúgio da Ilha***(240 km/3hrs) or Pousada Xaraés**** (340 km/4,5hrs) in the Pantanal. On arrival at the pousada our English speaking guide will welcome you and show you your room for a refreshing shower after the long trip and not too long after that, the delicious dinner will be served in the pousadas restaurant.
During your stay the following tours will be scheduled at the pousada; horse riding, boat rides, canoeing, trekking, piranha fishing, birdwatching, photo safari and nocturnal viewing of caymans. (B,D)

Day 5 & 6 Pantanal
The trips mentioned above are scheduled at the pousada. The trips will be carefully selected, depending the climate and time of the year and will be guided by a local English speaking guide that know all about the flora and fauna that make this place unique. To avoid the intense heath during the day, the tours are taking place early in the morning and mid-afternoon, at these times of the day, the possibilities of seeing the movement of the animals are a lot bigger. During your stay all excursions and meals are included. (B,L,D)

Day 7 Pantanal – Foz do Iguaçu
After the morning activity and lunch you will be picked up at the pousada for the private transfer back to the airport of Campo Grande in time for your domestic flight to Foz do Iguaçu. our English speaking guide will welcome you (with name-board), you will be assisted with your luggage, followed by transfer to Hotel San Rafael*** or Hotel Continental Inn****. Rest of the day at leisure. (B,L)

Day 8 Foz do Iguaçu
After breakfast your guide will pick you up at the hotel for a visit to the Brazilian site of the magnificient Iguaçu Falls. Following the walkways that border the canyon of the Iguassu River. It is possible to observe hundreds of small waterfalls until where the last fall Floriano Falls is reached. There, a complete frontal view of Devils Throat can be seen. Return to the hotel at the end of the morning and the rest of the day is at leisure. A nice program for the afternoon is a visit to the famous Bird-park and the Itaipu Dam. (B)

Day 9 Foz do Iguaçu
Day at leisure. Enjoy the city or make an optional excursion, we recommend a tour to the Argentinean side of the waterfalls and for the adventurous people the spectacular boat-trip that takes you as close as possible to the waterfalls, providing a thrilling adventure and unique view of the falls . Overnight in your hotel. (B)

Day 10 Foz do Iguaçu – Amazon – Amazon Ecopark Lodge
After an early breakfast your guide will pick you up at the hotel and take care of the transfer to the airport of Foz do Iguaçu in time for your domestic flight to Manaus. On arrival at the airport of Manaus our English speaking guide will welcome you (with name-board), you will be assisted with your luggage, followed by the transfer to the “Amazon Ecopark Lodge”. Reception with local juice after which guests will be shown to the rooms. Dinner and evening tour by canoe for Alligator Spotting .Overnight at the lodge. (B,D)

Day 11 Amazon Ecopark Lodge
Breakfast ,Nature-Hike and return for regional lunch. After a short rest, visit to the home of local Amazonian residents (“caboclos”) with an opportunity for Piranha Fishing .Dinner and overnight.(B,L,D)

Day 12 Amazon Ecopark Lodge
Breakfast and full day tour to the Meeting of the Waters. with lunch. Following opportunity for Piranha Fishing Arrival at the lodge at 17h30. Dinner and overnight at the lodge. (B,L,D)

Day 13 Amazon Ecopark Lodge – Manaus - Salvador
Breakfast and visit to the Monkey Jungle. Check-out and transfer to the airport of Manaus in time for your domestic flight to Salvador. On arrival at the International Airport of Salvador, our English speaking guide will welcome you (with name-board), you will be assisted with your luggage, followed by the Transfer to Grande Hotel da Barra*** or Hotel Sol Victoria Marina****. Rest of the day at leisure. (B)

Day 14 Salvador
After breakfast you will be picked up by your guide for a half-day historical city tour. Starting in the modern suburb of Barra at the mouth of the Bay with its famous lighthouse, followed by visits to the Pelourinho area with the largest and the best preserved complex colonial architecture in the Americas, the church of S. Francisco with its exuberant gold-leafed Baroque interior and the Pelourinho square, the heart of the old town. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight in your hotel. (B)

Day 15 Salvador
Day at leisure. Enjoy the beaches or make an optional excursion. Overnight in your hotel. (B)

Day 16 Salvador
Depending the departure time of your flight, time at leisure. Guided transfer to the airport in time for your domestic or international flight. (B)

Included:
• Overnight in double rooms in hotels/pousadas mentioned in the program;
• Transfers mentioned in itinerary in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver (Except in Manaus-shared transport);
• Meals as mentioned in itinerary (B=breakfast / L=lunch / D=diner);
• Excursions as mentioned in itinerary;
• English speaking guide during excursion mentioned in the itinerary.

Not included:
• International flight
• Brazil Airpass
• Airport taxes
• Travel insurance
• Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
• Drinks
• Tips
• Personal expenses.

NOTE: THE ABOVE PACKAGE CAN BE CUSTOMIZED ACCORDING TO YOUR WISHES, PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION


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