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Your Ultimate Guide to Brazil


TravelLocal's Ultimate Guide to BrazilBrazil. The home of beautiful beaches, awesome landscapes, vast waterfalls, the Amazon rainforest and of course the glittering sensory overload that is Carnival… Whatever kind of holiday you are after, it can be had within Brazil’s borders. Rio de Janeiro offers culture galore – with wonderful art both on the street and in the galleries, a buzzing nightlife, beautiful city beaches to rival the best in the world, and a fab food scene – whilst the jungles are a wildlife lover’s heaven, filled to bursting with birds, insects and rare mammals.

If you’ve felt the call drawing you to this remarkable country, then we can help. With the in-depth knowledge of our local experts in Brazil, we have compiled a guide of all you need to know when it comes to planning a holiday there.

Click here to download your Ultimate Guide to Brazil

Colourful houses of Salvador, Brazil

Travelling to a country that is unfamiliar to you can be daunting at the best of times, and unless you are exceptionally brave, you are likely to spend many evenings trawling the internet to find out the essential information that you need to know before you go. What visas will you need for your holiday to Brazil, and how easy is it to get currency or pay by card? Do you need vaccinations? Where should you definitely include on your travels? What is the food like? We’ve put an end to the stress by doing all the research for you and collating it in a beautiful and informative travel guide. Flick through it on your phone, scroll down on your tablet or print it out and leaf through the pages, scribbling notes in margins. We found it fascinating to write and we know that you’ll find it enjoyable and informative to read!

Beautiful lady in Salvador, Brazil

If you’re not sure where to focus your holiday to Brazil, or are even still deliberating about whether to go, we’ve picked out some of the highlights to inspire you! Admire the majestic, crashing Iguazu Falls and explore the surrounding forest, bursting with wildlife. Immerse yourself in the cultural hubs of Salvador and Rio de Janeiro, see the sky reflected in azure pools surrounded by white sand dunes at Lençóis Maranhenses, and let your hair down and your spirit fly free at the world famous Carnival.

Large male jaguar in the Pantanal, Brazil

Interested? Our local experts are fantastic at planning tailor-made holidays to Brazil – after all, it may be your holiday destination but it is their home and no one could know it better. Send them an enquiry and they can get to work making your perfect bespoke holiday. For inspiration, take a look at our Ultimate Guide to Brazil (download it here).

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