Get up and leave for the country of diversity: Top places to visit in Brazil

The World is home to beautiful and enthralling destinations that are waiting to see you, Choose Brazil as your next dream destination among all of them. Trust me, apart from exciting football matches this place has much more to offer to its trippers. Brazil is a vast South American country and is the fifth largest country in the world it is very diverse in itself. Brazil is the most multicultural nation, due to its rich culture and history this country also exists in UNESCO world heritage sites. From the Amazon basin, heavenly beaches, fascinating cities, diverse culture, vineyards and to massive waterfall, you name it Brazil has it.  To make your Brazil visit sorted we have summed up a list of top placesto visit in Brazil:

8. Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo is often known as Sampa is theworld’s fourth most densely populated city in the whole globe, due to this Sao Paulo is home to multistory and skyscrapers. If you are an architecture lover then you are going to love this place, because this place has both the sides which include neo-gothic cathedral to modernist architect designs. Located in southern Brazil it is the nation’s financial center. This city is the perfect combination of art, culture, architect, food, and music which makes it one of the top placesto visit in Brazil.

List of tourist attraction in Sao Paulo includes:

  • Sao Paulo Cathedral
  • Museu de Futebol
  • Mercado Municipal de Sao Paulo
  • Liberdade District
  • Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo
  • Theatro Municipal de Sao Paulo
  • Museu da Lingua Portuguesa
  • Avenida Paulista
  • Pinacoteca do Estado
  • LbirapueraPark


7. Brasilia

Thecity of Brasilia is located in Brazilian highlands, it is designed by Oscar Niemeyer who is famous for its modern architecture, this city is laid out in shape of an airplane, its every section serves as unique district such as government, residential, commercial and cultural.

List of tourist attraction in Brasilia includes:


  • Praca dos TrasPoderes
  • Cathedral of Brasília
  • Palacio dos Arcos
  • Museum of Indigenous People
  • Sanctuary of Dom Bosco
  • Television Tower
  • President kubitscheck Memorial
  • National Congress
  • National Park Brasillia
  • Lago da Paranoa



Home to clean beaches, shopping and lively culture and another place from the list of top places to visit in Brazil, it is Fortaleza. This place lies in the northeastern coast of Brazil and it is named as the fifth largest city of Brazil and capital city of state Ceara. This place is a combination of beaches, palm trees, dunes, and lagoons. If you are a beach person then get ready for this vacation, because Fortaleza has what you need for a beachy trip.

List of tourist attraction in Fortaleza

  • Iracema Beach
  • Mucuripe Beach
  • Sabiaguaba Beach
  • Barra do Ceara Beach
  • Beach Park
  • CearaShow

5. Parati

Parati is situated along Brazil green coast in the Rio de Janerio state, a former Portuguese colony established on the shores of the Bay of IIha Grande. Parati is the heaven of tropical forest, waterfalls, emerald sea and coastal mountains. If you are searching for serene destination then Parati is best in the list of top places to visit in Brazil.

List of tourist attraction in Parati:

  • Paraca da Martiz
  • Saco de Mamangua
  • Lula Beach
  • Pao de AcuacarPeak
  • Church of our Lady of Penha
  • Chapel of our Lady of the Conception
  • CachoeiraPoco da Laje
  • Cachoeira do Toboga
  • Poco das AndorinhasWaterfall
  • Toca da IngraciaWaterfall

4. Recife 

Also known as the Venice of Brazil, due to its myriad waterways and bridges, Recife lies in the northeastern coast of Brazil. It is one of the largest and most important cities of the nation of Brazil and capital of the state of Pernambuco. This city is surrounded by tropical forest, islands, and rivers. Recife is a popular destination because of its vibrant culture, and tourist attractions. The beaches here are considered as some of the best beaches in Brazil.

List of tourist destination in Recife:

  • Boa ViagemRecife
  • Boa ViagemBeach
  • Ricardo BrennandInstitute
  • MuseuCais do Sertao
  • RiomarRecife Mall
  • Rio Capibaribe
  • Jardim Botanico

3. Salvador

Picture perfect destination of Brazil, Salvador has vintage vibes which make it stand out from the list of top placesto visit Brazil. It is a historic heart with beaches and alively culture. It offers one of the world’s biggest carnival celebrations. Salvador is one of the oldest city of Americas and named as the third largest city of Brazil and capital of Bahia state situated on the coast of the Bay of saints it offers fascinating beaches which are famous for sunbathing, swimming and surfing.

List of tourist attraction in Salvador:

  • Bay of all Saints
  • Mercado Modelo
  • Historic Center
  • ElevadorLacerda
  • Pelourinho
  • Sao Francisco
  • Cathedral
  • Carmelite Church
  • Lower Town
  • Santa Teresa and Museum of Sacred Art

2. Foz do Lguacu

This place is home to magnificent waterfalls known as Lguazu waterfalls located on Lguazu river, this place lies in between Brazil and Argentina. Foz do Lguacu offers a breathtaking view and tranquil sound of flowing water. This place is surrounded by tropical forest and wildlife.

AList of tourist attraction in Foz do Lguacu:

  • LguacuWaterfalls
  • Parque das Aves
  • Chen Tien Buddhist Temple
  • Vale Dos Dinossauros

1.Rio de Janerio

Brazil’s paradise and one of my favorite from the list of Top places to visit in Brazil, Rio de Janerio is animated heaven and we have the live example in form of Angry birdsRio game. Rio is located in southeastern Brazil, it is most popular tourist attraction of South America due to its scenic view which includes mountains, landmarks, water bodies, beaches and yes, its vibrant and thrilling carnival festival. Rio is home to one of the seven wonders named as Christ the Redeemer statue which is 38m long.

List of tourist attraction in Rio de Janerio:

  • Christ the Redeemer Statue
  • Copacabana, Rio de Janerio
  • Sugarloaf Mountain
  • Corcovado
  • Maracana

Hope you enjoyed reading this informative blog on placesto visit in Brazil, now you can choose your favorite destination to visit this season before heading to Brazil, we will be back with more fun blogs on Brazil tourism till then, TRAVEL & EXPLORE this beautiful world.

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