Southern Adventures |

14 days


This itinerary was designed to give for travellers a good overview of the changing landscapes in Brazil, ranging from flooded plains to the underwater wonders, from cityscapes to virgin beaches. This is a cross-country trip focusing on a southern portion of Brazil.



Start in São Paulo, head out to the best place in country for wildlife, the Pantanal. Next on the itinerary is Bonito, famous for its crystalline waters and abundant aquatic life, after which a visit to iconic Rio de Janeiro. End your stay at Paraty, a charming colonial town nestled in a bay backed by rainforest.

1 - São Paulo

One day in São Paulo, the country’s most convenient international hub will allow plenty of rest to get ready for the days ahead

2-4 - Pantanal

Fly towards the Pantanal and choose a remote farm to explore the most diverse area of wildlife in the America’s with plenty of excitement – from piranha fishing, 4×4 expeditions to horse-riding expeditions.

5-6 - Bonito

A favourite amongst Brazilian adventure seekers, Bonito offers a wide range of possibilities for the active traveller including a legendary drift snorkel along a crystal clear river with thousands of fish

7-9 - Rio de Janeiro

Explore Rio de Janeiro with our Hosts who will tailor your visit according to the interests of your family. From cycling to hiking the sugar loaf to surf classes or anything else…

10-14 - Paraty

Set between the mountains and the sea, the baroque village of Paraty offers attractions for all ages and its emerald coloured bay is an invitation for many blissful days of rest.

In the cities you will stay in some of the country’s best hotels. In the Pantanal, choose between a more well structued hotel with more creature comforts or a remote farm for a real sense of adventure. In Bonito, stay at a comfortable and charming lodge. In Paraty, choose between our favourite pousadas or a stylish private villa.

Other Trip Ideas

Who's it for: Friends and families with older children looking for a multi-active travel experience, visiting beaches, nature and city destinations. Perfect from April to August.