Brazil is South America’s treasure; a stunning location that’s encumbered with glorious rainforests, white pristine beaches and their legendary festive nature. It’s the world's fifth largest country, both by geographical area and by population with over 200 million inhabitants. Renowned for its vast natural landscape with locations such as the Amazon rainforest, Atlantic Forest and the Cerrado Savanna, Brazil encompasses different ecosystems and is recognised as having the largest biodiversity in the world.
There is not a more welcoming country than influential hip-shaking Brazil. The natives have so much going for them it’s no surprise that they’re relentlessly carefree. It goes without saying their passion is second to none – who else says “Deus e Brasilero” (God is Brazilian) about their homeland? From extreme rocky cliff faces, palm tree-lined beaches and a bustling metropolis centre, this country is packed with excitement that’s waiting to be explored!
Hard to miss, Christ the Redeemer is the famous 98 feet tall art statue that reigns honourably over the city of Rio de Janeiro. Brazil is also host to beautiful natural landmarks such as the Iguazu Falls, Tijuca Forest and Boa Viagem – the most visited beach in North Eastern Brazil.
Explore the UNESCO World Heritage site of Salvador da Bahia, the vibrant state capital is abundant with churches, an Afro-Brazilian culture and world-class history with some of the best-known musicians, artists and writers.
Brazil truly does dance to its own beat - shop, water raft, sunbathe and cable car the spectacular sights of Brazil from Leeds Bradford® Airport.