11 Days / 10 Nights
Brazil is a massive country with many geographical areas, cultures and incredible biodiversity. Today, more than ever, people are looking for a vacation with 0 negative impact on the places they visit. This is why we have come up with an 11 day package for the greener and more sustainable traveller. Brazil invites you to live sustainable experiences while you travel, awakening the senses while conserving the natural environment. There are many ways we can be conscientious and responsible travellers, such as, by staying at eco-friendly hotels and supporting local businesses and projects in the areas you visit. Contribute to a better planet without compromising on travel styles and experiences!
Special features of our ECOLOGICALLY BRAZIL Tour:
Type of Tourism: Beach, Waterfalls, Flora, Fauna, ecology, culture
Places to Visit: Sao Paolo, Mairiporá, Ubatuba, Paraty, Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro,
Duration: 11 Days and 10 Nights.
Type of Service: Private and shared tours.
Accommodation: Sustainable and eco-friendly accommodation and eco lodges at all destinations that we visit. These hotels and lodges have been carefully chosen for their commitment to the local environment and communities and we can guarantee that you will feel comfortable and your every need catered for, while taking care of mother nature and her resources.
Today is arrival day to the bustling city of Sao Paolo. The city is renowned for its frenetic pace, but this even in this hectic city, it is possible to experience fresh air, nature and a laid-back atmosphere just 40min away from the airport. Enhance your senses with a blindfolded dinner, take a cooking class with local, organic ingredients from the organic garden, celebrate nature in the company of a biologist, sighting flora and fauna. Stay Green: Combine comfort and contact w...
Discover the wilderness of Ubatuba, near the border of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, in 20 hectares of Atlantic Forest reserve, on the shore of the Ubatumirim River. Combine this with incredible ethnocultural diversity, from the local, indigenous people, belonging to the local communities while increasing social awareness by interacting with the quilombolas and caiçara people. Reconnect with your inner-self, with yoga classes, venture through the woods on a hiking trail ...
The UNESCO world heritage sites of Paraty and Ilha Grande offer incredible natural beauty as well as cultural diversity. As we meander through Paraty’s historical centre, with its cobbled streets and beautiful squares, heading to idyllic beaches with crystal waters, we can discover the only tropical fjord in the world and visit a fully restored colonial-era ranch turned into an environmental project with agroecological activities and farm to table cuisine. The Pousada Lite...
Take a snorkelling or diving trip in one of the many bays of Paraty. Boat rides are stunning and fun. The beaches are stunning with water sports aplenty. Or head inland to the waterfalls of Pedra Branca and Andorinhas or go hiking along Caminho do Ouro- The Gold Trail. There are many trails through the Atlantic Rainforest to remote tropical beaches, to relax and enjoy the scenery.
We will then head over to Ilha Grande’s Asalem, a rustic seaside hideaway in the dense Atlantic Forest with its magical atmosphere of candles, gas-lit lamps and rich marine fauna. The design concept of Asalem is one of a personal sanctuary combined with respect for the environment of the island.
A free day on Isla Grande to explore the stunning beaches. Visit The Blue Lagoon or Lagoa Azul for breath-taking snorkelling. Freguesia de Santana Beach for its crystalline waters and shoals of fish perfect for snorkelers and divers, Japariz Beach and its spectacular island views and Saco do Ceu, for the idyllic ocean scene.
Today we leave the idyllic Ilha Grande for the better known and impressive beaches of Rio de Janeiro. We will settle into the Arena Leme Hotel, one of the most environmentally friendly hotels in the city. They actively promote reduced water usage, waste reduction, eco-friendly decor and partnerships with a number of environmental programmes, positively contributing to the reduction of pollution in the big city.
There is more to the wonderful city than beaches, football and samba. Dig deeper for more profound and meaningful experiences that offer a reconnection with nature, socio-environmental awareness, and reflections for the future. Explore the Museum of Tomorrow, which proposes a debate and reflection on a more sustainable world; enjoy the secluded beach of Grumari, full of peace and stunning panoramas of pristine coastline. Head to the Tijuca National Park where you can participate in a ...