Covering almost half of all South America, Brazil offers a panoply of diversified landscapes to any of those who dare to venture there: dry lands, fantastic beaches, spectacular falls, music, carnivals… and the Amazonian forest! Just because of the life and the energy it releases, Brazil is officially worth visiting.
Official language(s) Portuguese
Currency Réal (BRL)
International airport(s) São Paulo-Guarulhos (Sao Paulo, GRU) et Rio de Janeiro-Galeão (GIG)
Did you know? Brazil is the 5th biggest country of the world.
Area, Capital 8 514 876 km2, Brasilia
This gigantic tropical forest, crossed by the Amazon, is one the principal attraction of Brazil, but also an important economic resource. Amazing lung of the Earth, it is full of animals of all kinds, including pink dolphins , giant iguanas and huge fishes.
Declared Worl Heritage by Unesco in 1984, these wouderful falls are located at the frontier between Argentina and Brazil. Breathtaking, this set of more than two hundred waterfalls is absolutely worth seeing.
La Ilha Grande
The island is well named: it is almost 30 kilometers long! Unreachable in car, more than 50 kilometers of hiking trails crossing the mountains connect the small coastal villages between them. Forest hiking enthusiasts will be served!