Salvador to Rio Itinerary

Travel from Salvador to Rio on this awesome Overland adventure. Visit Chapada dos Veadeiros, Brasilia, Ouro Preto, Terra Ronca and so much more.

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Days 1-2 Salvador da Bahia

Arrive in Brazil's original capital city and discover cobbled streets and colourful buildings. Historic Salvador is world-renowned for mouth-watering food, lively music and for hosting flamboyant festivals.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Days 3-5 Chapada Diamantina

Discover the unique landscape, flora and fauna of Chapada Diamantina National Park on a guided expedition. Take the chance to go trekking through the beautiful landscape inside the park.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 3

Days 6-7 Terra Ronca/Cavalcante

Explore the vast and mysterious cave system at Terra Ronca on a guided tour. Visit a local community at Kalunga.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 8-10 Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park

Drive to Chapada dos Veadeiros for exploration and adventure in this magnificent national park, famous for its large quantities of quartz crystal in the soil. Stop to admire the many spectacular waterfalls flowing into the River Preto.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 3

Days 11-12 Brasilia

Take a city tour of Brasilia - the futuristic, Oscar Niemeyer designed capital which is a feat of modern design and architectural ingenuity. Don't miss the chance to visit the Metropolitan Cathedral, shaped in a crown of thorns with angels suspended from the ceiling or perhaps head up to the television tower to take in views of Brasilia.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 13 Bush Camp

Travel through the ever-changing landscape of Brazil's countryside and set up camp in remote woodlands.
ACCOM: Bush camp (no facilities) - 1

Days 14-15 Ouro Preto

Head to the colonial town of Ouro Preto. Stroll the tangle of narrow streets and see churches featuring the work of Aleijadinho - Brazil's most famous sculptor.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 16 Teresopolis

Journey south through the Brazilian countryside and watch as the rocky landscape rolls by. Camp under the night sky in Terasopolis.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 17 Rio de Janeiro

Nestled between Guanabara Bay and lush mountains, Rio de Janeiro's allure is intoxicating. Catch a live music show in Santa Teresa, join a favela tour, visit the lush Jardim Botanico or watch the sunset at Ipanema beach - with a refreshing agua de coco (coconut water) in hand. A night on the tiles experiencing Rio's acclaimed nightlife is a great way to cap off the tour!