Your two host clubs, Belo Horizonte and Campinas, will introduce you to the colorful culture of Brazil with dancing, day tours, and abundant cultural experiences on this exciting Journey! Start off with a three-day tour of Iguassu Falls National Park and then make new friends with your two host clubs during week-long homestays in both cities.

Home Hospitality

Home Hospitality provided by the Friendship Force clubs of Belo Horizonte and Campinas.

Live With a Local

  • Create new friendships during homestays with members of FF Belo Horizonte and FF Campinas
  • Enjoy several days of free time with host families, who can give you a glimpse into everyday life in Brazil

Sightseeing Highlights

  • Iguassu Falls National Park, one of the Seven Wonders of the World
  • Tour in Ouro Preto
  • Explore the “Circulo Cultural" of Belo Horizonte
  • Campinas Military Academy and Equestrian Club
  • Day tour in Holambra
It was incredible - the friendship bond established between hosts and ambassadors! - 2017 ambassador from Peru

Belo Horizonte and Campinas, Brazil

17 Days / 16 Nights Program and Itinerary:

July 12, 2019 – July 28, 2019
Coordinator: Wendy Johnston, FF OLLI-FSU

All Friendship Force Itineraries are subject to change.

July 12 to 14, 2019 - Iguassu Falls

Three-day Iguassu Falls extension


July 15, 2019 - Belo Horizonte

Hosts of FF Belo Horizonte welcome you to the city

July 16, 2019 - Belo Horizonte

Tour around the city

July 17, 2019 - Belo Horizonte

Day tour in Ouro Preto, a very famous historical city in Minas Gerais state

July 18, 2019 - Belo Horizonte

Day tour in Inhotim

July 19, 2019 - Belo Horizonte

Day tour in the “Circulo Cultural”

July 20, 2019 - Belo Horizonte

Family free day and farewell party

July 21, 2019 - Campinas

Members of FF Campinas welcome you for your first homestay

July 22, 2019 - Campinas

Free day with hosts

July 23, 2019 - Campinas

Day tour in São Paulo – lunch included

July 24, 2019 - Campinas

Tour in Military Academy and Equestrian Club – lunch included

July 25, 2019 - Campinas

Day tour in Holambra

July 26, 2019 - Campinas

City tour, lunch, and dinner with host families

July 27, 2019 - Campinas

Farewell party with FF Campinas

July 28, 2019

Ambassadors depart


$1395 USD

Price Includes: FFI and host fees for two FF club homestays, Iguassu Falls extension, E-Visa, and travel insurance either through FFI or personal insurance coverage.


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Know before you go

  • Journey number 15137.
  • With regard to airline reservations, you can meet the Florida group in Miami or at Iguassu Falls.
  • It will be winter in Brazil in July.
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