From the “wonderful city”, with its beaches, bars and lively nights, you will follow for the largest rainforest on the planet where, in addition to enjoy all the natural wealth, will have contact with the descendants of the first inhabitants of Brazil. In the Lençóis Maranhenses, one of the most beautiful examples of scenery designed by nature, with dunes up to 40 meters in height and natural ponds. In Jericoacoara, beaches, dunes, lagoons, streets full of restaurants, bars, craft shops ensure unforgettable days and nights.

Via: Rio de Janeiro - Amazônia - Lençóis Maranhenses - Jericoacoara - Parnaiba

Itinerary

Day 01


Arrival – Rio de Janeiro
Arrival at the airport of Rio de Janeiro. Private reception and transfer to the Hotel.
Rest of the day off.
Included: Private transfer airport > Hotel + Accommodation with breakfast.
Visited: Rio de Janeiro

Day 02


Tour in Rio de Janeiro
Day of sightseeing in Rio de Janeiro:
• Sugar Loaf: the famous Sugar Loaf cable car is the most used to reach the top of that mountain of 1296 m above sea level. The Hill offers a 360-degree view, where you can enjoy the beautiful rainforest, beaches and a part of the great metropolis.
• Christ the Redeemer: one of the postcards of the Wonderful City. The Christ Redeemer, with its 98 ft high, is located on the Hill of Corcovado Mountain in the Tijuca Rainforest. Is there, with his arms wide, that he welcomes all those who arrive in this town.
• Favela: the favelas (slums), with its colorful little houses embedded in the hills, are a part of the beautiful surroundings. A visit to one of these “favelas” allows the visitor the contact with humble, happy and privileged people – for the view they have of the wonderful city. In addition, it is possible to meet the work developed by various ONGs in those communities.
Included: Visits to the Sugar Loaf, Christ the Redeemer and Favela, private + Entries in Corcovado and Sugar Loaf + Accommodation with breakfast.
Visited: Rio de Janeiro.

Day 03


Rio de Janeiro.
Free day in Rio de Janeiro.
Take the opportunity to relax in one of its magnificent beaches.
Included: Accommodation with breakfast.
Visited: Rio de Janeiro.

Day 04


End of stay in Rio and departure for the Amazon
After breakfast, private transfer to the Rio de Janeiro’s airport.
Flight to Manaus.
Private reception and transfer to the Lodge.
During the journey, visitors (depending on the Lodge):
• Meeting of the Waters: unique phenomenon in the world, where the rivers Negro and Solimões meet but don`t mix, reaching a distance of more than 10km.
• Observation of nocturnal animals: at night, the silence makes it possible to listen to the different sounds of the forest. The main attraction is the “capture” of caimans.
Included: Private transfer Hotel > airport in Rio de Janeiro + Flight Rio de Janeiro > Manaus + Transfer (in small groups) Manaus > Lodge + Accommodation with breakfast + Dinner at the Lodge.
Visited: Rio de Janeiro, Manaus, Amazon

Day 05


Discovering the Amazon
Visiting day on Amazon:
• Jungle Walk accompanied by a specialized guide, where you can appreciate all the beauty and feel the energy of the Amazon rainforest.
• Tour in motorized canoe for Piranha fishing.
• Observation of the Amazon sunset.
Included: visits mentioned, in small groups, with specialized guide + Accommodation with full board.
Visited: Amazon.

Day 06


Last day in the Jungle
Visiting day on Amazon:
• Ride in canoe paddle for birding and pink dolphins observation.
• Output in motorized canoe to visit the native’s house where you can learn a little about their culture and customs.
• Output to overnight in the jungle: during the walk to the point chosen for the camp will be taught theoretical survival instructions, how to get water, food, first aid, etc. Overnight stay in hammocks with mosquito nets.
Included: visits mentioned, in small groups = Accommodation with full board.
Visited: Amazon

Day 07


Back to Manaus and flight to São Luis
Transfer (in small group) to the airport of Manaus.
Flight to São Luis.
Reception and transfer to the Hotel.
Included: Private transfers Hotel > airport > Hotel + Flight to São Luis + Accommodation with breakfast.
Visited: Amazon – Manaus – São Luis

Day 08


Visit of São Luis and transfer to Barreirinhas
In the morning, visit of São Luis:
•Walking through the Center: private tour through the historical center of São Luis.
In the afternoon, private transfer to Barreirinhas, gateway of the “Lençóis Maranhenses”.
Included : Visits mentioned in private + Private transfer São Luis > Barreirinhas + Accommodation with breakfast.
Visited: São Luis – Barreirinhas (Lençóis Maranhenses).

Day 09


Visits of the Lençóis Maranhenses
Day of sightseeing of the “Lençóis Maranhenses”:
One of the most beautiful natural parks of Brazil and one of the most beautiful destinations in the country, with an unique and surreal landscape. This paradise is formed by several kilometers of sand dunes cut by hundreds of crystal clear water ponds full of fish and small crustaceans.
• Lençóis Maranhenses National Park – Lagoa Bonita (Beautiful Pond): in 4×4, transfer to the foot of the dunes. Then, short walk to the “Lagoa Bonita” to observe the magnificent landscape and enjoy a relaxing bath in the pond.
• Lençóis Maranhenses National Park – Lagoa Azul (Blue Lagoon): transfer to the “Lagoa Azul”, one of the most beautiful lagoons in the region to observe the landscape.
Included: Visits mentioned in private + Accommodation with breakfast.
Visited: Barreirinhas (Lençóis Maranhenses)

Day 10


Visit of the « Rio Preguiças »
Day of sightseeing of the « Rio Preguiças » (Lazy River) and region:
• « Rio Preguiças » in « voadeira » (small boat): board into a small motorboat to go through the “Rio Preguiças” up until the ocean. The landscape begins by a large mangrove forest on both sides of the River, to then give way to the dunes. Between these two scenarios, the diversity of vegetation can be admired up close. Three stops are planned along the way. The first on “Vassouras”, the second in “Mandacaru”, then and finally in “Caburé”, where you can enjoy the landscapes and practice some activities such as ATV and stand up paddle.
Included: Visits mentioned in private + Accommodation with breakfast.
Visited: Barreirinhas (Lençóis Maranhenses)

Day 11


From Barreirinhas to Parnaíba
Private transfer in 4×4 of Barreirinhas until Tutóia by the beach and dunes, passing by Paulino Neves. In the port of Tutóia, boarding on a small motorboat across the Delta of Parnaíba.
Formed by 85 islands in an area of 2700km², the “Delta das Américas”, is rare phenomenon of nature also found in Africa and Asia.
Included: Private transfer Barreirinhas > Parnaíba + Accommodation with breakfast.
Visited: Barreirinhas – Tutóia – Parnaíba.

Day 12


Departure to Jericoacoara
Private transfer in 4×4 to Jericoacoara.
Included: Private transfer Parnaíba > Jericoacoara + Accommodation with breakfast.
Visited: Parnaíba – Jericoacoara.

Days 13 to 14


Jericoacoara
Days off in Jericoacoara.
Jericoacoara, considered one of the 10 most beautiful beaches in the world, although its reputation travelled the world, managed to remain as a small fishing village with its small streets with no public lighting. This destination, 300 km from Fortaleza, remains untouchable thanks to two factors: the poor access and the transformation of the region in an area of environmental preservation.
What to do: buggy in the dunes; visits of the “Lagoa Azul” (Blue Lagoon) and “Lagoa do Paraíso” (Paradise Lagoon).
Included: Accommodation with brreakfast.
Visited :Jericoacoara.

Day 15


Jericoacoara – Departure
At the scheduled time, private transfer to the airport of Fortaleza for your international flight.
Included: Breakfast + Private transfer Hotel > airport.
Visited: Jericoacoara – Partida.

General Info

INCLUDED
– 14 nights of accommodation in Hotel and/or Pousada, with breakfast, based on double occupancy.
– All domestic flights + airport’s fees.
– All transfers, in private (except in Amazon: regular transfer).
– Visits mentioned in the itinerary, in private (excepto in Amazon: visits in small groups).
– All entrance fees on the tours listed.

NOT INCLUDED
– Flights from your city of origin (consult us).
– Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary.
– Tip and personal expenses.
– Travel Insurance (consult us).