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Brazil Country Quickfacts

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Area:  8,515,767 km2

Capital: Brasília
Country Code: 55
Country Population: 202,768,562
Credit Cards: All major credit cards accepted at tourist locations
Currency: Real
Departure Tax: Buried within airline fares.
Drives on the: Right
Electricity: 110 V, 220V and 240V
Ethnic Groups:  White; Pardo (Multiracial); Black; Asian
Location:  The largest country in South America in the north eastern corner.
Official Language(s): Portuguese
Religion: Roman Catholic, Protistant
Time Zone: BOT (UTC−4)
Tipping: Tipping in restaurants is set around 10% and will be added



Brazil Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy to navigate travel information section dedicated to Brazil.

Learn about the history and culture of Brazil, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Brazil's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Brazil for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Brazil tours today!


Extend Your Trip

After your Brazil tours, why not consider another of Goway's Latin America tours. These include a large selection of other exciting countries in Central and South America. We offer Chile vacation packages and Easter Island toursEcuador vacation packages which include Galapagos cruises and Peru vacation packages which include Machu Picchu tours among many others. 



Book your Brazil tour with Goway! 

LATIN AMERICA by Goway is an exclusive division that specializes in planning and organizing Brazil tours, vacations and experiences. Choose from a simple city stopover, see the country highlights on one of our classic itineraries, enjoy a small group tour, a Holiday of a Lifetime and much more.  We want to be your first choice when next you go globetrotting to Brazil.

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