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Explore the Colonial Towns & Beautiful Beaches of Brazils North-East Coast

Our 15-day North-East Brazil Self Drive Holiday is one of our Travel Specialists favourite holidays as it mixes some absolutely stunning beaches with exploring some of Brazil’s most fascinating towns and cities.

You will begin your holiday in the heart of Old Town Salvador and its network of cobbled streets, brightly coloured colonial buildings, shops and restaurants. You will then pick up your car and head out on the open road to Praia do Forte and one of the best beaches in Brazil. After some time to relax you will then head north to the colonial town of Aracuja. Next, your journey will head to Porto de Galinhas and another coastline of stunning beaches. Finally, the itinerary finishes the UNESCO town of Olinda with time to explore here and the vibrant nearby city of Recife.

This itinerary is a great self-drive holiday in Brazil and a perfect trip to combine stunning beaches with exploring some great towns and cities.


  • Discover the vibrant historic old town of Salvador
  • Head out on the open road with the freedom of your own car
  • Discover the beautiful beaches of Praia do Forte
  • Explore the colonial town of Aracaju
  • Finish in the historic town of Olinda – a UNESCO heritage site.

Quick Itinerary

Days 1 & 2  - Salvador

Days 3 - 6 - Praia do Forte

Days 7 & 8 - Aracaju

Days 9 - 12 - Porto de Galinhas

Days 13 & 14 - Olinda (Recife)

Day 15 - Transfer to the airport for your onward flight

From £1,359 per person

Add international flights to Brazil from the UK from £699 per person

Price based on departures in 2021, 2 people sharing a room. See price tab for detailed information.

Truly Individual Holiday

Any element of this holiday can be made truly individual to your requirements, including the places you want to see and the things that are important to you. Just contact one of our Travel Specialists today.

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Price from £1,359 per person

(2021 departures, based on 2 people sharing a room)

Add International Flights

International flights to Brazil from the UK start from £699 per person

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  • 14 nights’ accommodation as detailed

  • 14 breakfasts

  • Transfers and tours as per itinerary

  • 12 days car hire

  • Full cover insurance

  • One way drop off fee


  • International flights if not added

  • Meals not indicated in your itinerary

  • Local departure taxes payable locally

  • Where applicable locally payable car hire related charges

  • Fuel

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About Us
  • Our Truly Individual Holidays allow you to choose the destinations, inclusions & budget

  • Our Escorted Small Group Tours offer fantastic itineraries, travelling with like-minded people

  • Winner of 'Best Tour Operator' at the 2019 & 2018 L.A.T.A. Achievement Awards

  • All of our holidays are ATOL protected (11104), for your complete peace of mind


Latin American Travel Association Achievement Awards 2019 - Tour Operator Of The Year Latin American Travel Association Achievement Awards 2018 - Tour Operator Of The Year

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Why book with Latin Routes?

  • Tailormake your holiday, including the destinations, inclusions and budget
  • From charming guesthouses to 5* luxury, we have a wide range of accommodation to suit you
  • Our Travel Specialists will help you to create your perfect holiday to Latin America

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  • You will be accompanied throughout by an experienced Latin Routes tour leader
  • Size does matter! This is why we keep our groups' maximum number to 16
  • Make Your Day Individual - Choose from 3 different experiences that are already included in the price

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  • We receive excellent reviews from our clients and have a fantastic score on Trustpilot.
  • All of our holidays are ATOL protected (11104), for your complete peace of mind
  • An assured member of the Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO)

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