- Glamorous Búzios Hang out with the young and beautiful on the beach at Búzios in the morning, then enjoy the sunset on Orla Bardot.
- Water Sports Sail a schooner to a deserted island for some scuba diving, then watch the dolphins play in your wake on the way home.
- Mountain Excursions Get lost in time at the Imperial Museum in mountainous Petrópolis.
- Glorious Ilha Grande Take an early-morning hike through the Atlantic rain forests of Ilha Grande.
- Fresh Beach Food Wash down some fresh shrimp with caipirinhas at the kiosks on the beach in Cabo Frio.
FODOR'S GO LIST 2015
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