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« Sixteen days in Brazil

 

Here’s a complete breakdown of costs per person for all the sixteen days of our trip to Brazil.

Where: Salvador, Lençóis, Chapada Diamantina national park, Manaus, Amazon Rainforest, Rio de Janeiro, Paraty, São Paulo
Transport: Airlines, Bus
When: October 2015, for sixteen days
Who: One backpacker
Currency: Brazilian Real (BRL)

Note: All values in USD, unless otherwise mentioned, are approximate and based on the exchange rate at the time of publishing. Each cost is for one adult. The exchange rate at the time of visiting is assumed to be USD 1= BRL 3.73.

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Day 1 – Salvador

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What Cost Notes
Bus from Salvador Airport to Praça da Sé $1.24 BRL 3. One way, one person.
Laranjeiras Hostel $51.47 BRL 192. For two nights, double bedroom, shared bathroom.
Souvenirs $30.56 Fridge Magnets (BRL 14), flag (BRL 100).
Lunch on street side $4.02 BRL 15.
Coconut water $2.14 BRL 8. Twice, BRL 4 each.
Elevador Lacerda $0.16 BRL 0.60. Return.
Snacks & water $2.68 BRL 10.
Dinner $5.36 BRL 20.
Total Costs $96.39 Per person
Overall Costs $96.39 Per person

 

Day 2 – Salvador

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What Cost Notes
Taxi from/to Basílica do Senhor do Bonfim $8.84 BRL 33. Costs BRL 50 one way per taxi. Hence BRL 33 per person for two way.
Lunch on street side $4.02 BRL 15.
Coconut water $2.14 BRL 8. Twice, BRL 4 each.
Elevador Lacerda $0.16 BRL 0.60. Return.
Snacks & water $2.68 BRL 10.
Dinner $8.04 BRL 30.
Taxi from Barra to Pelo $2.68 BRL 10. One way taxi is BRL 40, for four persons.
Total Costs $28.56 Per person
Overall Costs $124.95 Per person

 

Day 3 – Lençóis

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What Cost Notes
Taxi to Rodoviaria $9.38 BRL 35. One way.
Snacks & water $5.36 BRL 20.
Bus to Lençóis $32.44 BRL 121. Return for one person.
Lunch at Lençóis $8.58 BRL 32.
Lençóis Hostel $57.64 BRL 215. One person, double bed en suite bathroom. For two nights.
Dinner in Lençóis $9.38 BRL 35. Bodega Restaurant. One person.
Total Costs $122.78 Per person
Overall Costs $247.73 Per person

 

Day 4 – Chapada Diamantina National Park

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What Cost Notes
Chapada Tour $50.94 BRL 150 plus BRL 40 as tip. One-day tour with EcoTur.
Snacks & water $2.68 BRL 10.
Souvenir Fridge Magnet $1.34 BRL 5.
Lunch at Chapada $8.58 BRL 32.
Dinner at Maria Bonita $13.94 BRL 52.
Total Costs $77.48 Per person
Overall Costs $325.21 Per person

 

Day 5 – Lençóis to Salvador

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What Cost Notes
Snacks & water $2.68 BRL 10.
Souvenir Fridge Magnet $1.34 BRL 5.
Postal Stamp in Lençóis $1.60 BRL 6.
Taxi from Salvador Bus terminal to hostel $9.38 BRL 35. One way.
Hostel in Salvador $17.42 BRL 65. One night, double-bed room, shared bathroom.
Breakfast at Arte Natural $5.36 BRL 20.
Total Costs $37.78 Per person
Overall Costs $362.99 Per person

 

Day 6 – Manaus

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What Cost Notes
Flight from Salvador to Manaus $199.69 One way. 05:52 SSA – MAO 11:30, with layover at Belo Horizonte (CNF), via Azul Linhas
Taxi from Salvador hostel to SSA Airport $24.13 BRL 90. One way.
Snacks & water at SSA airport $5.36 BRL 20. Breakfast.
Sombra Palace Hotel $28.42 BRL 106. Double bedroom, private bathroom. One night, one person.
Lunch in Manaus $11.26 BRL 42. Pizza.
Dinner in Manaus $9.65 BRL 36.
Snacks & Water $2.68 BRL 10.
Total Costs $281.19 Per person
Overall Costs $644.18 Per person

 

Day 7 – Amazon Rainforest (Day One)

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What Cost Notes
Amazon Tour $180 Three day tour including meals & transportation.
Water $1.34 BRL 5
Total Costs $181.34 Per person
Overall Costs $825.52 Per person

 

Day 8 – Amazon Forest (Day Two)

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What Cost Notes
All expenses are included in the tour.
Total Costs $0 Per person
Overall Costs $825.52 Per person

 

Day 9 – Amazon Rainforest (Day Three), Manaus

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What Cost Notes
Intercity Premium Manaus $45.57 BRL 170 for a double-bed room, for one night, one person.
Dinner at Intercity Premium Manaus $15.28 BRL 57. One way.
Snacks & water $5.36 BRL 20. Breakfast.
Tip to tour guide $20 For 3-day tour.
Taxi $20.10 BRL 75. From tour office to hotel & and to airport (next day)
Total Costs $106.31 Per person
Overall Costs $931.83 Per person

 

Day 10 – Rio de Janeiro

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Day 11 – Rio de Janeiro

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Day 12 – Rio de Janeiro

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Day 13 – Paraty

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Day 14 – Paraty

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Day 15 – Paraty to São Paulo

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Day 16 – São Paulo

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« Sixteen days in Brazil


SIXTEEN DAYS IN BRAZIL

 
Planning
Planning & Information

 
Day 1
Salvador
Arriving in Brazil and sights of Salvador.

 
Day 2
Salvador
Sights of biggest Afro-Brazilian town.

 
Day 3
Lençóis
Exploring the gateway town to Chapada Diamantina National Park.

 
Day 4
Chapada Diamantina National Park
Day trip visiting natural wonders of this national park.

 
Day 5
Lençóis to Salvador
Traveling from Lençóis to Salvador.

 
Day 6
Manaus
Exploring the gateway city to Amazon.

 
Day 7
Amazon Rainforest (Day One)
Beginning of a three-day trip into Amazon.

 
Day 8
Amazon Rainforest (Day Two)
Day two in the Amazon Forest.

 
Day 9
Amazon Rainforest (Day Three), Manaus
Day three in the Amazon Rainforest & return to Manaus.

 
Day 10
Rio de Janeiro
Ipanema, Ipanema Beach, Leblon.

 
Day 11
Rio de Janeiro
Copacabana, Cristo Redentor, Sugarloaf Mountain.

 
Day 12
Rio de Janeiro

 
Day 13
Paraty

 
Day 14
Paraty

 
Day 15
Paraty to São Paulo

 
Day 16
São Paulo

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