One of the world's most captivating countries, Brazil is as big as a continent, offering travel experiences for all tastes. The pristine beaches of Bahia, Pernambuco or Noronha; the rainforests on the Atlantic coast or in the Amazon region; the metropolises like Sao Paulo and Curitiba, full of cultural attractions; the historical colonial towns of Minas Gerais; Iguazu Falls in the south...the list could go on forever! One single trip is not enough to cover everything Brazil has to offer!
U.S., Canada, and Australian Citizens need a visa to enter Brazil, even as a tourist. The process can be started online, and a tourist visa in Brazil is valid for five years. To ask for a visa you must submit a list of documents in the nearest Brazilian embassy or consulate, which include: a passport valid for more than six months, 2 passport-sized photos, your roundtrip ticket, application form. Many countries have been waived from visa requirements, so check the government website to see your particular situation.
Is it safe to travel to Brazil using Worldpackers?
Brazil is as safe as any Latin American country, if you know the basics: never walk alone at night, don’t show off your phone or electronics on the streets and always ask the locals about the safest neighborhoods. Traveling to Brazil using Worldpackers can help you be safer, since you’ll have a home away from home in a hostel where you can exchange work for accommodation. You can also ask our experts, other travelers and your host about safety in the region you’ll travel to. Become a verified member and join our community to have the best experience possible in Brazil!