Enjoy the very best of Brazil with these itineraries:

  • The 21-Day Best of Brazil
  • Best Beaches
  • Carnaval and Other Festas
  • Cidades Maravilhosas: The Best of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo
  • Feijoada, Churrasco, and Cachaca: A Regional Food and Drink Tour
  • Two Weeks Along the Amazon
Explore what Brazil has to offer.

Recommendations for the top sights, recreation, entertainment, hotels, and food in:

    • Brasilia, Goias, and the Pantanal
    • Pernambuca and Alagoas
    • Rio de Janeiro including Rio de Janeiro City and Vicinity, Inland from Rio de Janeiro City, Costa do Sol, and Costa Verde
    • Sau Paulo including Sao Paulo City and Vicinity, Serra da Mantiqueira, Serra do Mar, and Litoral Norte
    • The South including Parana, Santa Catarina, and Rio Grande do Sul
    • Minas Gerais including Belo Horizonte, Sabara, Ouro Preto, Mariana, Congonhas, Sao Joao del Rei, Tiradentes, and Diamantina
    • Bahia including Salvador, North of Salvador, The Reconavo, Chapada Diamantina, and The Southern Coast
    • The Northeast Coast including Natal and Rio Grande do Norte, Fortaleza, Ceara, and Maranhao
    • The Amazon including Para and Amazonas


Journalist Michael Sommers guides travelers to the best that Brazil has to offer, from surfing, hang gliding, and enjoying the sizzling nightlife in Rio to venturing into the Amazon to witness the Meeting of the Waters, where the Rio Negro and Rio Solimões join to form the world’s mightiest river: the Amazon. Sommers also includes unique trip strategies like A Tale of Two Amazon Cities—which provides details on exploring the rainforest between Manaus and Belém—and Gastronomic Brazil, a mouthwatering tour of Brazil’s cuisine. With expert advice on viewing popular attractions like Iguaçu Falls and Corcovado, as well as escaping the crowds in less frequented places, like Bahia’s rustic fishing villages, Moon Brazil gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.


Resources include a Portuguese Phrasebook

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