Brazil: Iguassu, Paraty & Rio

  • Overview

    Visit Brazil, the largest country in South America on this expansive family vacation.  Starting with the massive Iguassu Falls, continuing on to the charming coastal town of Paraty and ending in the colorful city of Rio de Janeiro, you are sure to fall in love with this amazing country.

    Recommended Age: 8+

    See Iguassu Falls from Brazil and Argentina

    The incredible, mesmerizing, and powerful Iguassu Falls are a natural wonder and seeing them from all angles in Brazil and Argentina only amplifies the experience.

    Explore the Best Sites in Rio de Janeiro

    Relax on the beach at Copacabana, stand in the shadow of the Christ the Redeemer statue, and journey to the top of Corcovado Hill for an amazing view of the city.

    Take a Traditional Cooking Lesson

    Everything in Brazil is done with flare and passion, and learning how to use spices and flavors to create a delicious meal during a cooking lesson with Chef Simone is no different.

    Relax in Paraty

    Paraty is a beautiful beach town and whether relaxing on its quiet beaches or cruising around the bay on a private boat, paradise is at your finger tips.

    Visit a Quilombo Settlement

    Slavery was abolished in 1888, but before that day could come, escaped slaves created thousands of hidden societies and this particular settlement is still inhabited by direct descendants of the original settlers, or quilombola.

  • Dates & Prices

    Additional Info

    Smart Traveler Advantages

    Book a trip 9 months ahead of the day that you want to leave and get free flight insurance, free cancellation insurance, and a GoPro Hero Session!

    Triple Discount

    $200 for children under 12 sharing with 2 adults


    Traveling in a party of six or more friends or family members? Call us about our large group discounts.

    Alumni Discount 

    If you are a returning Thomson guest, please subtract $500 per family from these prices.

    Price includes

    All entrance fees, accommodations based on two to a room, land transportation, private bilingual guide throughout, all meals, bottled water & snacks in the vehicle, Comprehensive Travel Insurance.

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Our moderate adventures are similar to our easy adventures, but you’ll spend more time on your feet.