12 days in Foz do Iguacu, Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro Itinerary

12 days in Foz do Iguacu, Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro Itinerary

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Sao Paulo
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Rio de Janeiro
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Foz do Iguacu

Foz do Iguacu ©

Land of the Waterfalls

A gateway to the world-renowned Iguacu Falls, which spectacularly divide Brazil and Argentina, the modern, high-rise city of Foz do Iguacu can't help but play second fiddle to the natural wonder in its vicinity.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museu de Cera Dreamland and then take in the dramatic scenery at Iguazu Falls.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Foz do Iguacu trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Foz do Iguacu is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jakarta to Foz do Iguacu is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Jakarta in September, things will get slightly colder in Foz do Iguacu: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sao Paulo.

Things to do in Foz do Iguacu

Parks · Nature · Museums
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Iguazu Falls ©
Iguazu Falls
Museu de Cera Dreamland ©
Museu de Cera Dreamland

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Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo ©

Land of Drizzle

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
Escape the urban bustle at Enseada Beach and Tombo Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Mosteiro De Sao Bento and Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo. There's much more to do: stroll around Parque Ibirapuera, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoológico de São Paulo, see the interesting displays at Museu do Futebol, and admire the masterpieces at Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sao Paulo online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Foz do Iguacu to Sao Paulo in 12 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

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Parque Ibirapuera ©
Parque Ibirapuera
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo ©
Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paulo

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Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro ©

Marvelous City

Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Popular historic sites such as Parque Lage and The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Copacabana Beach and Parque Nacional Tijuca. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Praia de Ipanema, stroll through Pedra do Arpoador, admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, and catch a live event at Maracanã.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rio de Janeiro trip planner.

Getting from Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sao Paulo in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rio de Janeiro, with lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
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Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer

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