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White Birds, Fernando de Noronha, Brazil

Honeymoon in Brazil

  • TAILOR-MADE HOLIDAY IDEA

Duration

11 Days

Prices Start from

£4,550 ex. flights

Flit between sultry samba clubs of Rio, remote jungle retreats in the Amazon and dazzling coastline in Florianopolis, scouting rainforest tributaries for signs of pink river dolphins and exploring the nooks of a private island peninsula. With just enough time to visit with local Amazonian communities and snorkel emerald seas flanked by sandy coves, this trip encapsulates an eclectic mix of Brazil’s most coveted and captivating hot spots.

Key Highlights of this Itinerary

Ipanema Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 1

Sugarloaf Mountain

Learn to samba, lounge on the beaches of Rio and watch as sun sets from Sugarloaf Mountain.

Jaguar 2

Explore the Amazon

Experience the Amazon without compromising on comfort from a glass-front bungalow.

Ponta dos Ganchos, Hammocks on the beach, Florianopolis, Brazil 3

Private Peninsula

Shack up in an exclusive bungalow in Brazil where you can dine on a private island.

Humpback Whale, Caribbean Sea 4

Ocean Experiences

Canoe, snorkel, dive, swim or whale-watch in emerald seas and shallow coves.

Why we like it

This itinerary sandwiches a stay in an iconic Copacabana Beach property with nights in a remote bolthole in the Amazon, and includes a sojourn in the secluded Florianopolis hideaway that counts Beyonce and Paul McCartney amongst its distinguished guests. From listening to bossa nova in an Ipanema hotspot to dining on a private island, this dreamy honeymoon will be a source of nostalgia for a lifetime to come. Ideally suited to modern-day honeymooners drawn to both dazzling cities and humid jungles, this journey is sprinkled with a touch of expert private guiding, opportunities for snorkelling and a truly remarkable stay at a luxurious property nestled into a rugged rainforest.

Don't forget, we will customise this journey to suit you.

Explore our suggested itinerary

  • Days 1-3
    Rio de Janeiro
  • Day 4
    Rio de Janeiro - Manaus - Amazon
  • Days 5-6
    Amazon
  • Day 7
    Amazon - Manaus - Sao Paulo - Florianopolis
  • Days 8-11
    Florianopolis

Accommodation

Below you can see some of the wonderful places we recommend you stay on your journey.

Ponta dos Ganchos £££££

  • Brazil
  • Beach and Island Escapes

Ponta dos Ganchos is a stunning hotel nestled into rugged rainforest fringed by sandy coves and emerald seas. Accommodation comprises of 25 beautifully designed, spacious and well-appointed bungalows, each with its own living area, private deck, hammock and magical sea view. Some have Jacuzzis, saunas and plunge pools or even an infinity pool. Food is high on the agenda at Ponta dos Ganchos and menus change daily.

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Anavilhanas Jungle Lodge £££££

  • Brazil
  • Safari and Wildlife Lodge

The Anavilhanas Jungle Lodge is set in a vast stretch of rainforest in the Anavilhanas Archipelago, the world’s largest freshwater archipelago, two and a half hours from Manaus, on the banks of the Rio Negro. There are six thatched bungalows and 16 cottages situated throughout the forest, in the traditional caboclo style of the region. They are stylish and comfortable with air conditioning, electricity, hot water and a private terrace. The two panoramic bungalows are huge, double the size of the other rooms, with a glass wall as well as the living room and dining area.

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Belmond Copacabana Palace £££££

  • Brazil
  • City

The Belmond Copacabana Palace Hotel is one of Rio’s most iconic and luxurious hotels. The imposing art deco facade overlooks Copacabana beach and all of the 200 plus guestrooms have either city or beach views. Comfortably furnished with period pieces, some of the suites have a private balcony or for the ultimate luxury stay in a Penthouse Suite with private terrace and swimming pool exclusively for Penthouse floor guests.

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What excellent service from James - he was very knowledgeable and booked the perfect trip for us to Brazil.

Destination: Brazil
Travel Expert: James

What a fantastic trip to Argentina, Chile and Brazil superbly organised by James.

Destination: Argentina, Chile & Brazil
Travel Expert: James

Roxy did a truly wonderful job at arranging our itinerary, which was very unique.

Destination: Brazil
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A note on price

Prices will vary depending on the time of year you are travelling. Prices do not include international flights. Please ask one of our Travel Experts for an accurate quote. Flights purchased through Steppes Travel departing from the UK are ATOL protected.

This Itinerary
Price
From £4,550 Per person

When to travel

Brazil in January

January to March is the peak of summer across the country, with many locals having time off in February. Carnival often takes place at this time too. There is more rainfall in the Amazon and the south but it is also the warmest time of year across the country.

Brazil in February

January to March is the peak of summer across the country, with many locals having time off in February. Carnival often takes place at this time too. There is more rainfall in the Amazon and the south but it is also the warmest time of year across the country.

Brazil in March

January to March is the peak of summer across the country, with many locals having time off in February. Carnival often takes place at this time too. There is more rainfall in the Amazon and the south but it is also the warmest time of year across the country.

Brazil in April

April and May is a good time to travel as temperatures drop a little. There is generally plenty of sunshine in the south, with the Amazon and Pantanal starting to receive a little less rain too.

Brazil in May

April and May is a good time to travel as temperatures drop a little. There is generally plenty of sunshine in the south, with the Amazon and Pantanal starting to receive a little less rain too.

Brazil in June

June and July is a great time to visit the south, especially around Rio and Sao Paolo. It is also a good time to visit the Amazon and Pantanal, with slightly lower temperatures and less rain. It is a wetter time for the north and east coast.

Brazil in July

June and July is a great time to visit the south, especially around Rio and Sao Paolo. It is also a good time to visit the Amazon and Pantanal, with slightly lower temperatures and less rain. It is a wetter time for the north and east coast.

Brazil in August

Between August and October is possibly the best time to visit the Amazon and Pantanal. It is still fairly dry in the south, but it can be cool in the evenings in Rio. It dries up in the north and remains warm.

Brazil in September

Between August and October is possibly the best time to visit the Amazon and Pantanal. It is still fairly dry in the south, but it can be cool in the evenings in Rio. It dries up in the north, and remains warm.

Brazil in October

Between August and October is possibly the best time to visit the Amazon and Pantanal. It is still fairly dry in the south, but it can be cool in the evenings in Rio. It dries up in the north, and remains warm.

Brazil in November

November and December see the dry season comes to an end in the south, as temperatures heat up. November can be a great time to visit Rio as it is warmer but remains fairly dry. Rainfall increases again in the Pantanal and the Amazon.

Brazil in December

November and December see the dry season comes to an end in the south, as temperatures heat up. November can be a great time to visit Rio as it is warmer but remains fairly dry. Rainfall increases again in the Pantanal and the Amazon.

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