South America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all South America activity »
  1. 1 Grey Glacier in Patagonia, Chile
  2. 2 Rainbow mountain trek
  3. 3 Punta Arenas or Puerto Natales?
  4. 4 Cusco/Machu Picchu Trip
  5. 5 Trip Report Trip Report : Peru, Bolivia and Argentina
  6. 6 Huayhuash Circuit in May - good-value trekking companies
  7. 7 please help with Argentine Patagonia planning
  8. 8 Northwest Argentina - Specific Itinerary Questions
  9. 9 Weight limits on LATAM airlines
  10. 10 Trip Report Quito, Galapagos and Otavalo
  11. 11 Trip Report Chile/Patagonia/Torres del Paine/Valparaiso
  12. 12 2 week Brazil, Argentina and Peru itinerary
  13. 13 Iquitos
  14. 14 Peru 3 Week Itinerary Feedback PLS!
  15. 15 Restaurant Iguazu Falls
  16. 16 1 Month Backpacking Peru Itinerary Check
  17. 17 Trip Report In Celebration of Retiring: A Luxe Trip to Peru
  18. 18 Escaping the northern hemisphere winter in the Santiago area?
  19. 19 Brazil/Buzios: Booking bus tickets in advance?
  20. 20 Trip Report Family Adventure in Ecuador
  21. 21 transport to San Antonio De Areco, Argentina
  22. 22 Bariloche, Iguazu Falls, Buenos Aires in March
  23. 23 Agency to purchase tickets to US
  24. 24 AllenBrooks- guide/driver in Rio
  25. 25 Bariloche car rental
View next 25 » Back to the top

Skip Sao Paulo, a mistake?

Jump to last reply

I am working on an itinerary to South America. I intend to fly to Rio and from there make my way down to Iguaszu Falls. I am debating if I should just fly from Rio to the falls or I should make it a point of visiting Sao Paulo. SP sounds like a business city with little in the way of tourist attractions. If I add SP to the itinerary I will spend two days/three nights there after spending five full days in Rio. Is SP worth the effort? If so, how should I travel to SP from Rio, by air or by bus (maybe via Paraty, Paraty is not a priority the only reason I mention it is to break up the travel time between Rio and Sao Paulo). The Brazil portion of the trip will end in at the falls from here I will travel to Argentina, to continue my trip to South America

Any comments/thoughts on Sao Paulo from fodorites who have been there will be appreciated. Thanks.

9 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement