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A beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Brazil Hotels, Spas, Attractions and More

Come for business, party during Carnival, relax on the beach or visit a rainforest. This Portuguese-speaking South American nation offers something for travelers of all types. With its rich history and diverse culture, plush landscapes and bustlings cities, Brazil offers excitement at every turn. So sip a caipirinha, catch a soccer match and immerse yourself in the vibrant Brazilian lifestyle.

A massage at Kurotel Longevity Center and Spa

Kurotel Longevity Center & Spa

Kurotel specializes in preventative medicine and has long been considered one of the world’s best weight loss destinations. Guests are drawn for a variety of reasons: for medical assessments, to detox from addiction, for weight loss and sleep enhancement, to simply relax or to recover.

Unwind and nourish your body and mind

A guestroom at Allia Gran Hotel Brasilia Suites

Allia Gran Hotel Brasilia Suites
Located in Brazil’s capital, Brasilia, this property is near the central banking and business districts with easy access to all government buildings. For the traveler, the hotel offers flexible space for business events. Convention services and catering staff will help handle all the planning details.

Book your stay and enjoy everything the capital has to offer

One of the tree houses at Ariau Amazon Towers Hotel
Ariau Amazon Towers Hotel

At the confluence of Ariau Creek and the roiling Rio Negro, Ariau Amazon Towers Hotel is built entirely at the level of the rainforest canopy, with aerial bungalows linked by miles of wooden catwalks. Get cozy inside Tarzan's suite, set atop a castanheira tree 80 feet above ground.

Spend the night in the jungle and bask in the natural scenery

The lush city of Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro

The Cariocas — those fortunate enough to live in what they call the Marvelous City — may have it all. It's one of the world's most dramatic settings, sprawled between bay, jungle-covered mountains and fabulous beaches, with fine weather, music, food and drink to go with it all.

Mix business with pleasure in Rio de Janeiro

The endless skyline of "Sampaul"

São Paulo

Get the lowdown on all the best places to stay, eat, shop and see in this city that the locals call "Sampaul." With 20 million denizens, São Paulo — one of the largest cities in the world next to Tokyo and Mexico City — illustrates Brazil’s gigantism. This guide well help you navigate this behemoth of a city, helping you to discover all it has to offer.

Make each day count with GAYOT's guide to São Paulo

A picturesque view of Rio de Janeiro

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