Natural wonders and sublime beaches in Bahia, Morro de São Paulo and Imbassaí. From November to March. Nice option for Honeymoon trips. * On request, we also take care of your transatlantic flights.
Welcome at the airport by our English speaking guide. Transfer and installation at the hotel *Miramar by Windsor. As this is a tailor-made trip, we adapt the tour schedule according to flight schedules. After a long flight from France (+/-11h) + time difference, we usually suggest a little rest before starting the visits. However, we remain open to any wishes you may have.
Afternoon free. Dinner free.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. In the morning, visit of Christ offering an indescribable view over the bay of Rio de Janeiro. “Corcovado” is a deformation of the word “hunchback” in Portuguese to designate the mountain which dominates Rio from its 710 meters and on which stands the giant statue (38m high, 28m wingspan) of Christ the Redeemer made by the French sculptor Paul Landowski. With his open arms, he personifies the welcome and hospitality of the beautiful city. The panorama will allow you to understand the configuration of the city. One of the most beautiful views of Rio ... Unforgettable! Free lunch. In the afternoon, visit of the Sugar Loaf, ascent by cable car where you will enjoy the superb view of Guanabara Bay. Free dinner. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. In the morning, private tour of the Rio Colonial. Stroll through old Rio, its cultural corridors, Tiradentes Palace, Church of Lapa dos Mercadores, Piazza XV, Casa França-Brasil, Church of La Candelária, Saint Benoit Monastery and its Church covered with gold. We will end the tour with a visit to the superb modern Metropolitan Cathedral inspired by an Inca temple. Free lunch. Afternoon visit to Santa Teresa. This district has many houses from the beginning of the 20th century built by the English. Today, Santa Teresa is recognized by art shops and also by the tram. Free dinner. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. Private transfer to Rio de Janeiro airport with our English speaking guide. Flight to Foz do Iguaçu. Reception at the airport by our guide and private transfer to * Belmond hotel das cataratas. Afternoon, visit to the falls on the Brazilian side (03 hours): On the Brazilian side, you will have a better view of all the falls (03 km of falls). Free lunch and dinner. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. Full day, you will discover the falls on the Argentinian side. Most of the falls are located in Argentinian territory, 4 courses will allow you to discover them by getting as close as possible, in the heart of the forest. The Argentinian park has a small train that will take you from the start of the hiking trails to the falls. This same little train will take you to the footbridges that lead to the Garganta del Diablo (“Devil's Throat”). Free lunch. In the afternoon, visit to the Birds of the Tropics park (1h30 visit). Discovery of magnificent birds of the region, in a park located in the middle of the tropical forest. It is one of the ecological sanctuaries that allows for ecotourism. We discover more than 900 birds of 150 different species protected in large aviaries, scattered over 4 hectares. The route is done on foot, in the middle of the forest, passing through the various fishponds. This path, about 1000 meters, allows a unique approach to the different species. Free dinner. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. Private transfer to Foz do Iguaçu airport. Flight to Salvador. Reception at the airport and private transfer to the hotel * Villa Bahia. Free lunch. Salvador de Bahia, founded in 1549, is an invaluable colonial art treasure and visitors are dazzled by the profusion of exuberant settings that reflect the talent and imagination of 17th and 18th century artists. Free dinner. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. Morning, visit of the Upper Town, where the main monuments and old quarters are gathered. Discover the culture of Bahia, its churches, its traditions and its mystical side. The visit of the oldest part of the city will be done on foot, in picturesque alleys, where we will see the Church of São Francisco, the Pelourinho Square, central square located in the heart of the historic center, former place of flogging of slaves and now the center of the Bahian carnival. Free lunch. The afternoon will be devoted to visiting the modern city, Ville Basse, to appreciate the city's natural and architectural contrasts, with among others the Bonfim Church, famous for its perfect symbiosis between Catholicism and Candomblé, Monte Serrat with its panoramic view of the city, not to mention the colorful and smelly São Joaquim market! Free dinner. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast is served in the hotel restaurant. Transfer by boat to Morro de São Paulo. Welcome on the island. You will not have to pay the taxes, already paid by our agency. Also, the luggage carrier is included (1 suitcase per person) and he will put your luggage on a cart / wheelbarrow, small walk of +/-10 minutes to reach the 2nd beach, where the vehicle will be waiting for you to reach the hotel. Lunch is free. Afternoon free - enjoy these beautiful beaches! The hotel or our agency will be able to give you a list of options (boat, diving, ...) Dinner free. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. Stay at the Vila Dos Orixás hotel. Free lunch and dinner. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. Free days. Free lunch and dinner. Night at the hotel. Some suggestions for activities on the island; Discovery day: On board a fast boat, you will discover the Tinharé archipelago and its three main islands. The island of Tinharé with Garapua and its natural pools, further south, you can then taste a freshly caught lobster on the deserted beaches of the island of Boipeba and finally, sailing in the middle of the mangroves, you will stop in Cairu to visit its Franciscan convent from the beginning of the 17th century. Robinson Day: At sea aboard a typical Bahian boat, you will follow the coast of Morro de São Paulo to take a regenerating clay bath on Gamboa beach. Depending on the tide, we will stop for a moment on the sandbank of "Coroa" to then go and taste a grilled fish on the deserted beach of the point of "Curral". Walk on kilometers of white sand.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. Free days. The day "Cavalgada" is a suggestion of activity to do on the island for lovers of horseback riding, we offer a ride on the deserted beaches of Morro de São Paulo then a discovery of coconut plantations to then join the Garapua wild beach. Located in the middle of the mangrove swamp, this piece of white sand will be a perfect stopover for taking a bath and eating local specialties. Or, the "Fishing" Day at the exit of the "Rio Una" estuary is an underwater plateau rich in fish of all kinds. At the first light of day, you will embark with all the equipment to first fish, with a net, the sardines which will serve as bait. Trolling or stationary, fishing enthusiasts will benefit from the advice of seasoned fishermen to try to bring back some fish while watching the day rise on the still sleeping island. Another proposal, the "Nature" day on the Una river, you will leave inland to enter a natural park of 9000 hectares. In the midst of aquatic flora and natural waterfalls, you will discover the rubber tree and the cultivation of rubber, cocoa and its chocolate seeds and so many other trees which are part of some 250 species of conifers listed on the course. The incredible life of the wild fauna will lead us to discover more than 300 kinds of birds that inhabit this remote piece of land. Free lunch and dinner. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast is served in the hotel restaurant. Transfer to the airport. Cuckoo flight to El Salvador. Welcome and transfer to the hotel located in Imbassai, a small village about 15 minutes drive from Praia do forte. For those who wish to be in a charming / secluded place (few people). Imbassai is ideal. On the other hand, if you like entertainment, shopping,... we suggest Praia do forte. Lunch and dinner free. Overnight at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast is served in the hotel restaurant. Free days in Imbassaí. even if you are not a rider, we suggest you plan a few hours of horseback riding by the ocean and the marshes. nice experience. Also, of course, we suggest you go to praia do forte to discover the sea turtle survival project. And from August to October it is possible to go on a whale watching trip. Lunch and dinner free. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. Free days in Imbassaí. Free lunch and dinner. Night at the hotel.
Brazilian breakfast served at the hotel restaurant. Private transfer to Salvador airport for your international flight.