Documentation

Visas

Visas to enter Brazil are granted by the Brazilian consulates abroad.

Citizens of countries that are members of the Mercosul do not require

visas, only a valid passport or valid identity document are required.

To learn more about the documentation and procedures for granting visas, see the Brazilian embassy/consulate in your country of origin. See the list of consular representations in each country.

Also check out the general framework of visa regime for the entry of foreigners in Brazil.


Driving in Brazil

Tourists with an active driver’s licence abroad can drive in Brazil if they are staying for less than 180 days. For longer stays, it is necessary to obtain a brazilian license corresponding to your foreign license. It is essential that your foreign license and your identity document are valid.

The foreign tourist driver is chargeable according to the brazilian legislation. See the law

In the landing page, you can also find tips and information specific to the destination you want to visit. Check the list of landing pages.

You can also contact Embratur for further questions.