You want to discover one of the world’s most ancient cultures without missing a modern highlight of South America? You want to see one of the highest waterfalls and visit one of the oldest cities? A Peru and Brazil Tour is what you need! You will be able to discover the ancient Machu Picchu, the spectacular Iguazu falls and the magnificent Rio de Janeiro and much more!
#1. The Underestimated Lima:
Many visitors only pass through Lima to go to Cuzco but with its historic center and its many museums such as the very interesting Museo Larco, the City of Kings has a lot to offer. Lima is also famous for its cuisine that represents all the culture of the people living in this city. There, you will be able to enjoy a nice meal in front of the beautiful ocean landscape.
#2. The Charming Cuzco:
The capital of the Inca Empire is really famous for all of its churches from the colonial time. There are also a lot of museums: from the Inca Museum (Museo Inka) to the Chocolate Museum (ChocoMuseo). And if you prefer to relax you can go to the Plaza de Armas with its numerous small gardens and benches.
#3. The Incredible Machu Picchu:
A trip to Peru is never complete without enjoying the beauty of Machu Picchu. Hidden between several mountains, Machu Picchu has a lot to offer in terms of architecture and stonemasons skills. If you’re feeling adventurous you can take the Inca Trail but if you want to relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery you can always take the train from Cuzco.
#4. The Spectacular Iguazu Waterfalls:
Its 275 individual waterfalls spread over 3-km make the Iguazu Waterfalls unique. It is one of the highlights of South America that you don’t want to miss. Just next to the waterfalls, you can also see visit the bird park and meet some beautiful birds such as the Hyacinth Macaw and toucans.
#5. The Marvelous Rio de Janeiro:
In one of the most visited cities in South America, you can relax on the beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana, enjoy the view of the city from the Christ Redeemer on Corcovado Hill or learn more about Rio’s historical past. And depending of the season, you can even take part in the Rio Carnival or the Oktoberfest.
These are only 5 of the reasons to do a Peru and Brazil Tour but there are a lot more such as as the Titicaca lake in Peru and Bonito in Brazil or even the Amazon Rainforest.
Create Your Own Peru and Brazil Tour:
We offer a 18 days Peru and Brazil Tour “From the Lost City to the Cidade Marvilhosa” that includes all these destinations. Plus, you can customize our Peru and Brazil tour itinerary any way you like. Check out the itinerary here.
Interested? Check out our Peru and Brazil Tour or contact us to create your own one:
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