Rio de Janeiro

Iguassu Falls

Manaus, Amazon

Salvador, Bahia

Pantanal South

Fortaleza

Fernando Noronha

Natal

Recife

Ouro Preto

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For some countries entry visa is required for entering Brazil and it must be obtained prior to your departure. This requirement has been waived for citizens of certain countries (please check list below, US not included).

List of visa waived countries:

Andorra
Argentina
Austria
Bahamas
Barbados
Belgium
Bermuda
Bolivia
Chile
Colombia
Costa Rica
Denmark
Ecuador
Finland
France
Germany

Great Britain
Greece
Iceland
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Malasia
Malta
Morocco
Monaco
Namibia
Netherlands
Norway
Paraguay

Peru
Philippines
Portugal
San Marino
Slovenia
South Africa
Spain
Surinam
Sweden
Switzerland
Trinidad and Tobago
Uruguay
Vatican
Venezuela

If you will need a visa, the following are documents required to apply for the tourist visa only. If you will travel to Brazil on business, you need to contact your nearest Brazilian consulate as the requirements for business visa may vary. Please check a list of Brazilian consulates in US below.

1. One individual photo, passport style and size 2" x 2", front view (full face) glued or stapled on the application form.

2. Photocopy of airline ticket, flight itinerary or letter from travel agency or airline confirming purchase of round trip ticket, including date of departure and return.

3. Valid passport (remaining validity of at least 6 months) or permit to reenter the US. The passport must be signed, and must contain at least 02 (two) blank pages marked "VISAS" (NOT "ENDORSEMENTS").
Note: Visa will not be issued if the passport is not signed.
Additional charges will apply to return documents.

4. Application form fully filled (blanks 1-27) and signed (signature must be original, not faxed forms). To obtain a Visa Application Form contact your nearest Brazilian Consulate.

Additional Information:

1. In US, non-US Citizens are additionally requested to present a copy of US resident alien card or a valid entry visa to the US.

2. For applicants under 18, when traveling without parents or legal guardian, notarized letter of consent signed by parents or legal guardian (proof required) is required.

3. For children 3 months to 6 years of age, certificate of vaccination against polio, stating type and dosage is required.

4. If applicant has been in the following countries during the previous 90 days, he/she must present a Yellow Fever International Certificate:

South America

Peru
Bolivia
Venezuela
Colombia
Ecuador
French Guyana

Africa

Angola
Benin
Burkina
Feso
Cameroon
Congo
Sierra Leone
Gabon
Gambia
Ghana
Guine Liberia
Nigeria
Sudan

Brazilian Consulates in the United States:

Brazilian Consulates Info
Jurisdiction
Brazilian Consulate General in Boston
The Stattler Building
20 Park Plaza, suite 810
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: (617) 542-4000
Fax: (617) 542-4318
E-mail: cgbos@ma.ultranet.com
States of Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
Brazilian Consulate General in Chicago
401 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 3050
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312) 464-0244
Fax: (312) 464-0299
E-mail: bras-cg@ix.netcom.com
States of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
Brazilian Consulate General in Houston
1700 West Loop South, suite 1450
Houston, TX 77027
Phones: (713) 961-3063/64/65 (713) 961-0551
Fax: (713) 961-3070
E-mail: consbras@brazilhouston.org
States of Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas.
Brazilian Consulate General in Los Angeles
8484 Wilshire Blvd., suites 730-711
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone: (323) 651-2664
Fax: (323) 651-1274
E-mail: consbrasla@earthlink.net
States of Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming, and in California, the counties of Imperial, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura.
Brazilian Consulate General in Miami
2601 S. Bayshore Drive, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 285-6200
Fax: (305) 285-6229
Fax on demand for information and forms: (305) 285-6259
E-mail: consbras@brazilmiami.org
States of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, and the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
Brazilian Consulate General in New York
1185 Avenue of the Americas (Sixth Avenue),
21st Floor New York, NY 10036
Phone: (917) 777-7777
Fax: (212) 827-0225
E-mail: consulado@brazilny.org
States of Connecticut, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and the Bermuda Islands.
Brazilian Consulate General in San Francisco
300 Montgomery Street, suite 900
San Francisco, CA, 94104
Phone: (415) 981-8170
Fax: (415) 981-3628
E-mail: brazil@crl.com
States of Oregon, Washington, Alaska and in the state of California, the counties of Alameda, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Inyo, Kings, Lake, Lassen, Ladera, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Merced, Modoc, Mono, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Benedito, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Sierra, Siskyou, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislau, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolunme, Yolo,and Yuma.
Brazilian Embassy in Washington, D.C.
3009 Whitehaven Street N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008
Phone: (202) 238-2828
Fax: (202) 238-2818
District of Columbia, states of Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Virginia, and West Virginia