At once laid-back and energetic, the colourful heart of Salvador da Bahia is a treat for the senses; the sound of rhythmic music, the sight of acrobatic capoeira dance performances and the warm sea breeze perfumed by the tempting aromas of Afro-Brazilian Salvadorian cuisine. Salvador is a mix of African and Portuguese influences and the colonial architecture here demonstrates the huge wealth generated in the area in the eighteenth century from its plantations of sugar-cane and tobacco. Salvador is also home of the biggest carnival in the world where, unlike Rio, everyone joins in the throngs and floats which carry musicians through Salvador's streets. Please contact one of our consultants if you would live to attend the Carnival in Salvador. 

You might also want to venture across the bay of Salvador and stay in the idyllic small town of Morro de Sao Paulo or head five hours inland to explore the breathtaking table top mountains and colourful caves of the Chapada Diamantina.

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The Tamboril Tour - Holidays to Brazil

Brazil

Tamboril Tour

12 Nights from £2,983 €2,679 $2,877

An introduction to the best of Brazil in a two week journey including cosmopolitan Rio de Janeiro, the magnificent Iguassu falls and Amazon rainforest, and…

The Tamboril Tour
Tours in Brazil

12 Nights from £2,983 €2,679 $2,877

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Flight to Rio de Janeiro

    Day 2 - Tour of Rio de Janeiro

    Day 3 - Day At Leisure in Rio de Janeiro

  2. Day 4 - Travel to Iguassu Falls

    Day 5 - Guided Tour ( Brazil & Argentina sides)

  3. Day 6 - Tour of Manaus

    Day 7 - Travel to Remote Amazon Lodge

    Day 8 - Rainforest Excursions & walks 

    Day 9 - Visit to a Local Community

  4. Day 10 - Travel to Salvador da Bahia

    Day 11 - Tour of Salvador

    Day 12 - Day at Leisure in Salvador

    Day 13 - Return Flight via Rio or Sao Paulo

  5. Extend your trip

  6. Day 13 - Travel to Praia do Forte 

    Day 14 - Day at Leisure

    Day 15 - Day at Leisure

    Day 16 - Return Flight

    Day 17 - Arrive home

The Diamante Tour - Holidays to Brazil

Brazil

Diamante Tour

13 Nights from £2,614 €2,236 $2,398

Discover a blend of African and Portuguese heritage in Salvador; hike the inland rivers and canyons of Chapada Diamantina, and unwind on idyllic beaches

The Diamante Tour
Tours in Brazil

13 Nights from £2,614 €2,236 $2,398

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Flight: London to Salvador da Bahia

    Day 2 - Walking Introduction of Salvador

    Day 3 - City Tour of Salvador

    Day 4 - At Leisure in Salvador

  2. Day 5 - Travel to Lencois

    Day 6 - River Trail Excursion

    Day 7 - Waterfall Trail Excursion

    Day 8 - River Cave Excursion

  3. Day 9 - Travel to Salvador

    Day 10 - At Leisure in Salvador

  4. Day 13 - At Leisure in Morro Sao Paulo

    Day 14 - At Leisure in Morro Sao Paulo

    Day 15 - Return to the UK

The Caiman Nature & Wildlife Tour - Brazilian Amazon Lodges - Holidays to Brazil

Brazil

Caiman Nature & Wildlife Tour

14 Nights from £4,012 €3,914 $4,215

Our Nature & Wildlife Tour of Brazil focuses on the prolific birdlife of the Pantanal wetlands, and the exuberant vegetation of the Amazon rainforest

The Caiman Nature & Wildlife Tour
Tours in Brazil

14 Nights from £4,012 €3,914 $4,215

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Flight to Rio de Janeiro

    Day 2 - City Tour of Rio de Janeiro

    Day 3 - Excursion to Botanical Gardens, Lagoon & Sugar Loaf Mountain

  2. Day 4 - Transfer to Lodge

    Day 5 - Wildlife Excursion by Boat

    Day 6 - Village & Wildlife Excursion

    Day 7 - Wildlife Excursion & Caiman Catching

  3. Day 8 - City Tour of Manaus

    Day 9 - Travel to Remote Amazon Lodge

    Day 10 - Rainforest & Wildlife Excursion

    Day 11 - Visit Local Community

  4. Day 12 - Walking Introduction of Salvador da Bahia

  5. Day 13 - Tour of Salvador and travel to Praia do Forte

    Day 14 - At Leisure

    Day 15 - Departure

The Paquera Tour - Praia Do Forte - Holidays to Brazil

Brazil

Paquera Tour

11 Nights from £2,107 €1,628 $1,739

Ideal for Honeymoons enjoy the sheer romance of Rio, the energy of Salvador before heading to your idyllic beach resort.

The Paquera Tour
Tours in Brazil

11 Nights from £2,107 €1,628 $1,739

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Fly to Rio

    Day 2 - City Tour of Rio

    Day 3-4 - At Leisure in Rio de Janeiro

  2. Day 5 - Travel to Salvador da Bahia

    Day 6 - Guided City Tour of Salvador

  3. Day 7 - Arrival at Praia do Forte Beach

    Days 8-11 - At Leisure in Praia do Forte

    Day 12 - Departure

  4. Extend your trip

  5. Day 5 - Travel to Iguassu Falls

    Day 6 - Tour of Iguassu Falls ( Brazilian & Argentian Sides )

The Samba Tour - Holidays to Brazil

Brazil

Samba Tour

20 Nights from £4,538 €4,545 $4,899

Comprehensive tour exploring Brazil's colonial origins, rich cultural heritage and natural wonders and vibrant cities

The Samba Tour
Tours in Brazil

20 Nights from £4,538 €4,545 $4,899

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Flight: London to Rio de Janeiro

    Day 2 - Tour of Rio de Janeiro

    Day 3 - At Leisure in Rio de Janeiro

  2. Day 4 - Travel to Paraty

    Day 5 - At Leisure in Paraty

  3. Day 6 - Travel to Ouro Preto

    Day 7 - At Leisure in Ouro Preto

  4. Day 8 - Travel to Iguassu Falls

    Day 9 - Tour of Iguassu Falls ( Brazilian & Argentian Sides )

  5. Day 10 - City Tour of Manaus

    Day 11 - Travel to Remote Amazon Lodge

    Day 12 - Rainforest & Wildlife Excursion

    Day 13 - Visit Local Community

  6. Day 14 - Morning Excursion, Return to Manaus & Travel to Brasilia

  7. Day 15 - Walking Introduction to Salvador da Bahia

    Day 16 - City Tour of Salvador

    Day 17 - At Leisure in Salvador

  8. Day 18 - Travel to Praia do Forte

    Day 19 - At Leisure

    Day 20 - At Leisure

    Day 21 - Return Flight to UK

The Ninos Amazonas Family Tour - Holidays to Brazil

Brazil

Ninos Amazonas Family Tour

15 Nights from £4,118 €4,041 $4,353

Ideal for families, discover the exciting city of Rio, venture deep into the jungle of the Amazon, and relax on the soft white sands of Bahia and the golde…

The Ninos Amazonas Family Tour
Tours in Brazil

15 Nights from £4,118 €4,041 $4,353

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Fly to Rio de Janeiro

    Day 2 - City Tour of Rio de Janeiro

    Day 3 - At Leisure in Rio de Janeiro

  2. Day 4 - Travel to Manaus

    Day 5 - City Tour of Manaus

  3. Day 6 - Travel to Remote Amazon Lodge

    Day 7 - Rainforest & Wildlife Excursion

    Day 8 - Visit Local Community

    Day 9 - Morning Excursion & Return to Manaus

  4. Day 9 - Walking Introduction to Salvador da Bahia

    Day 10 - City Tour of Salvador

  5. Day 11 - Travel to Praia do Forte

    Day 12-14 - At Leisure

    Day 15 - Return Flight to the UK

The Salvador City Break Tour - Holidays to Brazil

Brazil

Salvador City Break Tour

6 Nights from £1,429 €814 $857

Explore the fascinating essence of Brazilian identity: a blend of Portuguese and African heritage, visible in the colonial architecture, Orixas, Capoeira, …

The Salvador City Break Tour
Tours in Brazil

6 Nights from £1,429 €814 $857

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Flight: London to Salvador da Bahia

    Day 2 - Walking Introduction to Salvador da Bahia

    Day 3 - City Tour of Salvador

    Day 4-6 - At Leisure in Salvador

    Day 7 - Return Flight to the UK

The Shaman Tour - Holidays to Landmark Tours

Landmark Tours

Shaman Tour

28 Nights from £9,643 €10,671 $11,535

Cross the continent and cruise deep into the Amazon Rainforest. Enjoy cosmopolitan cities, colonial heritage, stunning Andean landscapes and the magnificen…

The Shaman Tour
Tours in Landmark Tours

28 Nights from £9,643 €10,671 $11,535

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Departure from the UK

    Day 2 - Buenos Aires at Leisure

    Day 3 - Buenos Aires City Tour

    Day 4 - Buenos Aires at Leisure

  2. Day 5 - Iguazu Falls, Argentinian side

    Day 6 - Iguassu Falls, Brazilian side

  3. Day 7 - Full Day Tour of Rio de Janeiro

    Day 8 - Rio de Janeiro at Leisure

  4. Day 9 - Flight to Salvador

    Day 10 - Salvador City Tour

    Day 11 - Salvador at Leisure

  5. Day 12 - Brasília City Tour

  6. Day 13 - Manaus tour

    Days 14 - 17 - Cruise in the Amazon rainforest

  7. Day 18 - Transfer to Lima

    Day 19 - Lima City Tour

  8. Day 20 - Fly to La Paz

    Day 21 - La Paz City Tour

  9. Day 22 - Lake Titicaca

    Day 23 - Uros & Taquile Islands

  10. Day 24 - Andean Explorer Train to Cusco

    Day 25 - Sacred Valley of the Incas Full Day Tour

  11. Day 26 - By Vistadome Train to Machu Picchu

    Day 27 - Machu Picchu at Leisure

  12. Day 28 - Cusco Tour

    Day 29 - Cusco at Leisure

    Day 30 - Departure

The Heritage Tour - Holidays to Group Tours

Group Tours

Heritage Tour

12 Nights from £3,164 €2,896 $3,113

Enjoy cosmopolitan Buenos Aires, admire Iguassu magnificent waterfalls, explore the majestic setting, Royal history and vibrancy of Rio de Janeiro and disc…

The Heritage Tour
Tours in Group Tours

12 Nights from £3,164 €2,896 $3,113

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Itinerary Summary

  1. Day 1 - Overnight travel to Argentina

    Day 2 - Join Group in Buenos Aires

    Day 3 - Guided City Tour of Buenos Aires

    Day 4 - Day at Leisure in Buenos Aires

  2. Day 5 - Travel to Iguazu

    Day 6 - Explore the Argentinean Falls

    Day 7 - Explore the Brazilian Falls

  3. Day 8 - City Tour of Rio de Janeiro

    Day 9 - Day at Leisure in Rio de Janeiro

    Day 10 - Day at Leisure in Rio de Janeiro

  4. Day 11 - Travel to Salvador da Bahia

    Day 12 - Guided City Tour of Salvador

    Day 13 - Day at Leisure in Salvador

    Day 14 - Tour Ends in Salvador

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