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Rio de Janeiro
FIXED DEPARTURES CLASSIC BRAZIL
8 DAYS & 7 NIGHTS
FASANO ANGRA DOS REIS
ANGRA DOS REIS - RIO DE JANEIRO
FROM SÃO LUÍS TO FORTALEZA
Located in the charming green coast, between Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, just one hour from Paraty, this brand new Fasano Hotel will be a one of a kind resort. Featuring 54 spacious suites, all with a private pool and sea-view, the opening of the resort is scheduled for the end of 2017. Surrounded by the richness green from the Atlantic Forest and the emerald colored sea from Angra dos Reis Bay, the resort is part of FRAD.E, a complex with a private marina, heliport, golf course (18 holes), shopping mall and restaurants signed by Rogério Fasano.
INCREDIBLE ITINERARY COMBINING ADVENTURE AND PARADISIACAL LANDSCAPES The Wild Coast is one of the highlights in Brazil. Passing by three northeastern states (Ceará, Piauí and Maranhão), it embraces different ecosystems. Its romantic name says it all: adventure to the limits, beautiful beaches and the best routes to practice ecotourism. The Lençóis Maranhenses, located 230km away from São Luís (Maranhão), is a National park created in 1981 in order to preserve an area of more than 155 hectares of magnificent white sand dunes and lakes, an amazing landscape that seems endless.
EXPERIENCE THE ENERGY OF THE ‘WONDERFUL CITY’ OF RIO DE JANEIRO, THE AFRO-BRAZILIAN CULTURE AND HERITAGE OF SALVADOR AND THE NATURAL WONDERS OF THE IGUAZU FALLS, ALL IN JUST EIGHT MEMORABLE DAYS! SALVADOR (2 NIGHTS) Old Brazil’s capital city, Salvador, is a mix of African and indigenous cultures and Portuguese architecture. This lively and colorful treasure of a town is located on the Bahia coast and blessed with a benign tropical climate. Join us on a guided tour of Salvador’s historic downtown and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Lunch and dinner included. Plus:“cachaça” tasting or an artisanal Ice cream.
Passion Brazil is a complete DMC and incoming tour operator, specializing in tailor-made holidays, personalized tour packages, unique and exclusive experiences, special interest itineraries, leisure groups, incentive travel and events throughout Brazil and across South America.
Our French-Brazilian Roots
The new member of Relais & Chateaux, with inauguration scheduled for the end of 2017, Awasi Iguazu is located in Puerto Iguazu, only 15 minutes away from of one of the world’s largest waterfall, the Iguazu Falls. The hotel will enchant its guests with the stillness and privacy of the villas’ locations spread through the jungle and the convenience of having an exclusive private guide and a 4 wheel drive at disposal. It features 13 private villas and 1 master villa, all with a plunge pool, outdoor shower and spacious living room. The hotel also features a main lodge with a bar, restaurant and a tailored excursion service, all planned along with skilled biologists, in order create unique nature experiences beyond the falls.
Price: USD 973 per person sharing a double room (minimum of 2 people). Rates apply to fixed departures throughout 2018. Included: Overnight at 4* hotel (local regulation) with breakfast / transfers and visits with English speaking guides / mentioned meals. Not Included: Beverages / domestic and international flights / insurance / tips.
Jericoacoara, located 298km from Fortaleza (Ceará), is a charming fishermen village that enchants through its natural beauty, with golden sand dunes and unforgettable sunsets. Jeri is also famous for being an ideal place to practice water sports, such as kitesurfing and windsurfing.
Founded by the French, taken by the Dutch and developed by the Portuguese, São Luís, displays different influences. Nowadays its historical center, with colonial architecture, takes the traveler in a trip back to its antique times.
RIO DE JANEIRO (3 NIGHTS) Brazil’s ‘wonderful city’ will dazzle you with its baroque and contemporary architecture, its famous Copacabana and Ipanema beaches, the longest coastline in the world and the rhythms of Samba and Bossa Nova. We offer guided visits to
HOTEL PARTNERS CASA DO AMARELINDO is a charming pousada, nested in a fully restored 19th century building in the heart of Pelourinho, Salvador. The pousada has 10 rooms, a swimming pool, a restaurant and two bars. Passion Brazil Special Deal is valid for a 3 nights minimum stay and features a welcome drink (caipirinha) and a dinner (fixed menu) Additionally, for a 3 nights minimum stay in the Deluxe category, a bottle of wine and a fruit tray will be served in the room, valid until November 30th, 2017.
SPECIAL INTEREST CLASSIC BRAZIL
SÃO PAULO | FOZ DO IGUAÇU | RIO DE JANEIRO
EXPERIENCE THE ENERGY OF THE ‘WONDERFUL CITY’ OF RIO DE JANEIRO, THE CULTURAL MIX OF SÃO PAULO, AND THE NATURAL WONDERS OF THE IGUAZU FALLS, ALL IN JUST SEVEN SEVEN MEMORABLE DAYS!
UXUA CASA HOTEL & SPA is a property located in the Bahian seaside village of Trancoso (38 Km from Porto Seguro airport) decorated in luxurious rustic style, integrating with nature and an exotic garden. It has 12 private houses dating back 500-years restored by a reputed designer, a spa, a restaurant plus a beach lounge, all with 5-star service. Our exclusive deal: a typical dinner in the UXUA restaurant (beverages not included). This condition is applied for a minimum 4 night-stay. Valid until December, 2017.
In 2011, to expand our local roots, we opened a subsidiary office in Salvador de Bahia.
Day 3: Foz Do Iguaçu Breakfast at the hotel Brazilian Falls Visit with buffet lunch, followed by Bird Park visit Dinner and overnight at the hotel
POUSADA DO SANDI Located in the historic center of Paraty, this pousada combines the comfort and quality of a luxury hotel with the simplicity of the colonial style. It features 26 fully equipped rooms with a relaxed and cozy atmosphere. A special 4x3 condition is applied to Passion Brazil bookings, valid unti December 18th, 2017, except during January and August.
Day 2: São Paulo / Foz Do Iguaçu Breakfast at the hotel Panoramic visit of São Paulo Transfer to São Paulo airport Arrival in Foz do Iguaçu Transfer from the airport to the hotel with your local guide Dinner and overnight at the hotel
Rio de JaneiRo
fun and fit
Rio is known for its incredible scenery, its amazing beaches and an easy lifestyle that also celebrates a unique body culture. Here you will find volleyball nets and football posts stretched along the coastline, whilst the warm sea invites you to enjoy a wide range of water sports. Cycleways, hillside walking trails and forest jogging tracks and a wonderful climate, makes Rio de Janeiro a mecca for outdoor activities! It’s no coincidence that we are hosting the Olympic Games in 2016!
Day 5: Rio De Janeiro Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to Corcovado (Christ Redeemer), Maracanã Stadium (panoramic) and Colonial Rio with lunch Dinner and overnight at the hotel
Day 1: São Paulo Arrival in São Paulo Transfer from the airport to the hotel with your local guide Dinner and overnight at the hotel
Based in Rio de Janeiro, Passion Brazil offers its expertise and experience to tour operators, travel companies and industry partners in the five continents around the globe.
Day 4: Foz Do Iguaçu / Rio De Janeiro Breakfast at the hotel Morning at leisure Lunch at the hotel Transfer to Foz do Iguaçu airport with guide Arrival in Rio de Janeiro Transfer from the airport to the hotel Samba show and dinner at the restaurant Overnight at the hotel
Day 6: Rio De Janeiro Breakfast at the hotel Visit to the Sugar Loaf and jeep tour at Tijuca Forest with lunch Dinner at a local restaurant Overnight at the hotel
Rio’s Waters: Surf and SUP Rio is the perfect location for water sports enthusiast! Here you can learn how to surf and join local surfers on the world-famous Ipanema, Arpoador or Barra beaches. You can also try summer’s latest sensation - the standup paddle (SUP) - right under the iconic Sugar Loaf Mountain, or on Copacabana beach itself! You can also explore secluded mangrove forests, found right up to the city limits, and enjoy all that nature has to offer!
Day 7: Rio De Janeiro Breakfast at the hotel Transfer to Rio de Janeiro’s airport
Join in with the carioca and feel their energy as you play under the bright sun on Rio’s amazing beaches! Adults, kids, families, young and older folks will be invited to join the locals playing beach soccer, beach volley and other sports and activities! Take formal classes or just find a team willing to receive a new member and enjoy all the fun!
Prices per person, valid for low season 2017 except events and local holidays. Including private services with English speaking guide, overnight and meals as mentioned. Drinks, flights and tips are not included
Today, Passion Brazil is one of the leading Brazilian DMCs, with an extensive network of serious and trustworthy partners throughout the country and the company has established an excellent reputation in all international markets.
An Experienced and Multicultural Team
Our Personal and Professional Values
• Passion Brazil is composed of qualified travel industry professionals speaking French, English, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin and Vietnamese.
• Highly committed, efficient, detail-oriented and constantly searching for improvement - thanks to our European heritage!
• Our business departments: Product and Contracting, FIT, Groups, MICE, Luxury, Ground Handling, Sales and Marketing, Financial and Administrative and Human Resources.
MISSIONES - ARGENTINA
Passion Brazil was founded in 2004 by Mariana Rosa, a former sales representative for Brazilian products, who was then living in Paris and working mainly in the French travel industry.
• Each member of our team specializes in specific market sectors and geographical regions, enabling you to offer your clients an unrivalled knowledge of Brazil in the most suitable and competitive form possible.
IGUAZU FALLS (2 NIGHTS) These huge waterfalls, located on the border of Argentina is where hundreds of cascades in the middle of a rainforest grow ever more powerful when seen close up, providing an unforgettable experience of the natural world. This visit includes a guided tour to both the Brazilian and the Argentine sides of the Falls. Lunch and dinner included. Plus: a visit to a market for “empanadas” tasting, wines and regional specialties.
The Delta do Parnaíba, in Piauí, is a unique place with mangroves, natural lagoons, sand dunes and unspoiled nature. It is the only delta in American open sea.
the famous Sugar Loaf and Corcovado (Christ The Redeemer) mountains and a city tour. One lunch and two dinners included. Plus: Fruit tasting in a local Market and a coconut water by the beach.
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C R E AT E Y O U R P E R F E C T B R A Z I L I A N H O L I D A Y E X P E R I E N C E W I T H U S :
Honeymoons - Family Trips - Ecotourism - Events and Festivals - Lifestyle Self Drive - Gastronomy - Sports - Adventures
• Creativity, flexibility, dynamism and flair thanks to our Brazilian identity! • Originality and Innovation is in our DNA always proposing new products and new experiences for exploring Brazil and its many regions and cultures. • The exceptional, the unforgettable, the exclusive, to surprise and delight your customers. • Availability and responsiveness to answer all inquiries.
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Tailor-Made Holidays for Individual Travelers
Our team of specialists can create small or large group travel experiences to meet all tastes and preferences. Whether it is a classic tour around Brazil, a special interest itinerary, private departures for families and friends or a business trip, our team of travel professionals offers you authentic experiences and a consistently high quality and reliable service. • Tailor-made private group holidays
PASSION BRAZIL BENEFITS + An experienced and dynamic team of group tour specialists, communicating in English, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Vietnamese and Italian. + Strong power of negotiation with carefully selected suppliers. + A wide range of new and bespoke products, diverse services and exclusive experiences for groups.
• Escorted group tours
+ Full coverage of Brazil and a strong alliance with South American partners.
• Thematic programs (celebrations, cultural immersion, families, adventure, sports, architecture, agribusiness, etc)
+ 24/7 availability and constant support for logistics and operations.
• Business groups and technical visits • Luxury bespoke tours for small VIP groups • Press trips • Incentive travel and events
+ Brazilian specialties and experiences included in all programs: tasting typical products, visiting local markets, meeting with Brazilians, music, culture, entertainment ...
Lovers of nature, music, culture, sports, adventure, history, architecture, gastronomy and art will have a memorable experience in Brazil, stimulating their senses from the rhythms and vitality of our unique country and lifestyle. Our FIT team is at your disposal to create fully customized holidays to match the requirements and then exceed the expectations of your clients. • Special Interest tours (bird watching, adventure travel, architecture, gastronomy, ecotourism, history, well-being and sport, etc) • Guaranteed departures • Self drive holidays
PASSION BRAZIL BENEFITS
+ Up-to-date knowledge of new product innovations and exclusive offers, adapted to meet your client’s individual requirements and budgets.
• Honeymoons • Family travel • Fun and special activities (dancing, cooking, surfing, cycling, yoga, beach volleyball, etc)
Beaches of fine sand, corals and coconut palms, relax with nature
Porto de Galinhas
Beaches of transparent water and a natural aquarium, lively village life
Praia do Forte
The “City of Kings”, Peruvian gastronomy and Inca culture
White sand beaches lined with coconut trees, sea turtles project
Tropical canyons, hikes, caves and waterfalls
The World Heritage Site and Inca sanctuary, located 2.430m above sea level, in a stunning landscape and natural environment between the Andes and the Peruvian cloud forest
One of the world's great natural wonders, exuberant and exotic flora and fauna
The capital of Brazil and a masterpiece of modern architecture
Morro de São Paulo
An island paradise with stunning beaches, a lively and trendy village
Salvador de Bahia
The historic centre of Brazil with a unique Afro-Brazilian culture
Natural beauty, caves, waterfalls, outdoor activities and river diving
Beautiful beaches, charming village, nature
Baroque, history, culture and charming pousadas
Brazilian St-Tropez with beautiful beaches, trendy restaurants and shops
Cosmopolitan and melting pot city, contemporary art, gastronomy, architecture
+ Concierge Services and 24/7 assistance before, during and after the trip.
Rio de Janeiro
A wonderful, stunningly beautiful and magical city, famous for Carnival!
Foz do Iguaçu
A 1.000-kilometre strip of land on the Pacific coast, a huge sky with infinite stars, the world's driest desert
Stunning waterfalls in an exuberant natural environment
A small colonial port with a charming historic center and beautiful islands
Bento Gonçalves Beautiful natural landscapes, wine tourism
Chile’s cosmopolitan capital city, located between the snow-capped Andes and the Pacific Ocean.
PA S S I O N B R A Z I L O F F E R S
Seaside resort, charming lodges, entertaining evenings
São Miguel dos Milagres
• Beachside and city centre apartment and villa rental.
Classic Brazil, from the cosmopolitan city of São Paulo, to the Afro-Brazilian culture of Salvador, passing by the splendid Iguazu Falls and finishing in the samba atmosphere of wonderful Rio de Janeiro. The basis of any first trip to our country to discover the essential Brazil.
A natural park and an immense desert of white dunes and fresh crystalline lagoons
+ Welcome Packs upon arrival at all main cities.
+ Prices, quotations and bookings available online.
A remote ecological paradise, wonderful coves and diving
Tropical rainforest, hiking and sailing
+ A team of experienced travel consultants with an unrivalled knowledge of customized travel in Brazil and Latin America. + Strong, industry-wide negotiating skills and purchasing power with rigorous selection of suppliers.
Fernando de Noronha
One of the ten best beaches in the world, dunes and lakes, buggy rides and windsurfing
+ English, Chinese, Vietnamese, French, Italian and Spanish speaking assistance.
• Handcrafted luxury tours for your top VIP clients, travelling off the beaten track with exclusive luxury services, experiences and highly individualized tours.
O U R M O S T P O P U L A R D E S T I N AT I O N S
Gateway to the Amazon, an important port and a great outdoor market
Around a hundred beautiful beaches scattered on the island and on the small peninsula that forms this modern city
BEST SEASONS BY REGION
European influence and Latin heart: a dynamic mix of art, history, wine, cuisine and Tango!
Colonial Brazil, following in the footsteps of our country’s history, exploring the
baroque and golden atmosphere of Minas Gerais and the colonial coastal charm of Paraty.
Brazil Nature, immersion in the fabulous Amazon rainforest, experiencing the true
Northeast Beaches: Temperatures are warm all year round, especially from December to March, whilst April and May represent the rainiest season.
Chapada Diamantina: Between November and February rains are more frequent and the waterfalls have more flow. From March to May, the sky is clearer and the green tones of the forest more intense. From June to October, rain is very rare and landscape becomes much drier.
Meetings new friends
wildlife sanctuary of Pantanal and visiting the magnificent white sand dunes of Lençois Maranhenses, with its clear blue lagoons.
Amazonian forest: From June to September, rains are less frequent and river water levels are high. In October and November, the waters are low and beaches can form on the banks of some rivers. From December to May, the rains resume and the rivers gradually fill.
Brazilian Coast, all-inclusive resorts in Praia do Forte or in Angra dos Reis, the modern Buzios with its beautiful beaches, the relaxing atmosphere of Trancoso or Morro de Sao Paulo island, the charming fishermen village of Jericoacoara with its golden sand dunes, the rustic island paradise of Ilha Grande, the booming beach destinations such as Porto de Galinhas and Pipa.
Home of spectacular glaciers pieced by granite towers. Delight your eyes with this stunning scenery and breathtaking views of the Perito Moreno & Upsala glaciers.
South American neighbors, Buenos Aires, the capital of Tango, combined with
Ushuaia and El Calafate for amazing natural landscapes and glaciers; Santiago, the cosmopolitan Chilean capital, combined with a visit to the Atacama Desert; Lima, the City of Kings, combined with visits to the Sacred Valley of Cuzco and the historic Inca sanctuary of Machu Picchu.
Rio de Janeiro and surroundings: The coastline of Rio can be visited in any season. From November to March, temperatures are high and perfect for enjoying the beaches. From May to August, temperatures are cooler in Paraty and Ilha Grande.
The world’s southernmost city, oﬀers unspoiled landscapes that shelter marvelous wildlife stretched to “The end of the world".
Exploring secret spots
Charming and beautiful properties
Pantanal: From January to March, it is the rainy period and the plain gets slowly flooded. From April to June, the rains fade away, the fields emerge, turn greener and bloom. From June to September, the soils are arid, the waters are low and animals are concentrated on the banks of ponds and river ravines. From October to December, the first rains turn the plain greener, offering sumptuous landscapes. Lençois Maranhenses: The best season here is from June to October when lagoons are full, temperatures are mild and rains are rare. El Calafate/Ushuaia: The beauty of the glaciers can be enjoyed the whole year, although spring and summer, from October to March, are more enjoyable for outdoor activities, days are longer and the weather warmer. Machu Picchu: Can be visited all year round; nevertheless, the rainy season is from December to March Atacama: Atacama is an all year-round destination and being one of the driest places in the world, rain season, happening from December to February, won’t be a problem, but better to visit from March to November.
SAMPLES OF OUR WIDE RANGE OF FULLY CUSTOMIZED TOURS, PRODUCTS AND SPECIAL DEALS, FOR GROUPS AND INDIVIDUAL TRAVELERS.