Brazil is a fabulous South American nation full of surprises for travellers. It sees tourists from across the world all the year round. Have a look at some of the interesting experiences you can enjoy here, so that you can create an interesting itinerary for yourself.
Christ the Redeemer
This magnanimous sculpture, created back in 1931 by Paul Landowski, is one of the most visited tourist places in Brazil. It is situated on the peak of the Corcovado Mountain in Tijuca Forest National Park. The structure is created with soapstone and stands 30m tall. A symbol of Christianity across the globe, Christ the Redeemer is a true masterpiece.
Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
One of the liveliest neighbourhoods in Rio, Copacabana presents an almost picture perfect diorama for people to appreciate! The sandy beaches are lined with little cafes and pubs that are all vivacious. Not surprisingly, people come to this colourful neighbourhood from different parts of the world. The military museum is among the region’s most striking tourist highlight.
Fernando De Noronha
This volcanic archipelago is situated 350kms off the northeast coast of Brazil. If you are fond of hiking and wish to visit this ecological sanctuary, you are in for a treat. You can witness sea turtles, reef sharks, dolphins etc. There are beaches where you can try several interesting adventure sports such as snorkelling and scuba diving.
Porto De Galinhas
Situated in Pernambuco, this idyllic beach is as beautiful as they get. With its stretches of clear water beaches and natural pools, it promises a relaxing time to the travellers. This place has been voted the best Brazilian beach several times and it is definitely a place you should visit when you are around
Iguacu National Park
This splendid national park will certainly impress you with its beauty. With its terrain and landscape it creates a beautiful panorama that you will be at a loss of words to describe. People come here from different parts of the world to hike and trek.
Enjoy local delicacies
The food and drinks in Brazil are a highpoint as well. There are so many interesting dishes you should try when you are around such as Moqueca, barbequed meat, Cachaca, Pao De Quejo, Quindim and Acaraje. Besides, restaurants in most of the key Brazilian cities serve food from different parts of the world.
Shop at local markets
Street shopping in Brazil is something you have to do. Barra Shopping, Shopping Rio Sul, Passeio das Aguas, Boulevard Shopping Belem etc are some of the best places to pick up colourful souvenirs, clothes, jewellery, shoes, bags and so on.