Paraty4 days & 3 nights, Spotlight Journey
Custom Adventures with Cox & Kings Spotlight Journeys
From the cultural capitals of Europe and the historic Middle East to the islands of the Indian Ocean and the forests of the great Amazon, explore the highlights of the world at your own pace with Cox & Kings Spotlight Journeys. Designed by our Destination Experts, these single-destination short itineraries make it easy to extend your Private Journey with a few extra nights in a world-class destination. Alternatively, you can combine several Spotlight Journeys to create a unique adventure that's perfect for you.
Day 1Arrive Rio de Janeiro onto Paraty
Upon arrival in the UNESCO World Heritage city of Paraty, one of Brazil's first planned urban projects, explore the narrow cobbled streets, which are arranged in channels to allow the seawater to wash the streets at high tide. You'll see the highlights of the colonial section of town before returning to the hotel to freshen up. This evening, enjoy a cooking demonstration and dinner at the acclaimed Yara Roberts Academy of Cooking.Pousada do Sandi - 3 Nights (D)
Embark on a schooner for a leisurely cruise on the Paraty Bay. Make several stops for sunbathing, swimming and snorkeling - or just enjoy the food, drink and incredible views while on board.
This evening, why not head out on the town?Pousada do Sandi (B, L)
Travel to the Serra da Bocaina National Park, home to a gorgeous waterfall, an interpretive trail detailing the history of gold mining and a cachaca distillery. After lunch, take a garden tour before returning to Paraty.Pousada do Sandi (B, L)
Day 4Depart Paraty
Return to Rio for your onward flight.(B)