Trip Planning FAQs
What is a private Brazil tour?
In a private tour, you will be served by a professional English speaking tour guide and an experienced driver including comfortable vehicle in each city exclusively. What's more, the local food, accommodation, air/land transport are scheduled ahead based on your different requirements. Just tell us your travel plan by email or phone, a worry-free and comfortable private trip will be elaborately designed for you.
What are the famous places to visit in Brazil?
There are so many places to admire and enjoy in Brazil. You can pay a visit at Christ the Redeemer, Sugarloaf Mountain, beautiful beach in Rio de Janeiro, go to see the upper and lower town with catholic church in Salvador da Bahia, enjoy the spectacular Iguazu Falls, safari to explore Amazon rainforest, stroll in modern Sao Paulo, and experience outdoor activities in the Pantanal wetland.
Is English widely spoken in Brazil?
No, English is not widely used in Brazil. Portuguese is the official language, so most local people are Portuguese speakers. However, we will arrange English-speaking guides during your guided Brazil tours.
Can I use US dollars in Brazil?
US Dollar is relatively the most popular foreign currency, but it is not legal tender in Brazil. You can use US dollars for tipping or for buying items at some tourist locations. For other places, it is suggested to use the local currency - Brazilian Real.
How much should I tip while on my Brazil tour?
Tipping is considered as a bonus to your guides and drivers. The recommendation is around USD10 - USD15 per full day per person to the guide and around USD3 - USD5 per full day per person to the driver. You can decide the tipping amount based on your satisfaction of their services.
Do I need any special kind of vaccination to visit Brazil?
Generally it is not required to have Immunization vaccinations, but if you plan to visit the Amazon or Pantanal regions in your Brazil tours, yellow fever vaccination is recommended. Such shots usually last for ten years, but only take effect 10 days later after inoculation, so you are advised to plan ahead. Besides, please remember to bring mosquito repellent liquid.