Number of Nights: 8
Begin your journey with an exploration of the colonial jewel of Salvador, home to lively Afro-Brazilian culture, colorful markets and effervescent music and dance. Wander around the UNESCO World Heritage city of Ouro Preto with its grand mansions and lovely architecture. Go underground to discover the legendary Passagem gold mine. And in Paraty, take a hike through the lush forest and sample some of the local libations at a cachaca distillery.