How to get to Manaus Brazil?

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Located in the middle of the Amazon Rainforest, Manaus is the

gateway for tours to the Amazon. Manaus has an airport that can receive full-size jet aircrafts and is connected to wildlife tourist destinations by paved highways and larger riverboats.


Flights from Europe


Flights from North America


Flights from Brazil



How to get to Manaus?

Most tourists arrive in Manaus by plane. From here they often take a taxi to the port. This is often the starting point of most Amazon tours in Brazil. Guests are taken by boat to the jungle lodges located on the river edge. 

Wildlife ecotourism excursions can be booked before and after arrival in Manaus, through tour agents that operate indirectly online and directly via local branches. Tour guides and boat operators are employed to accompany tourists on excursions.

Are you planning to visit Manaus Brazil and want to see the highlights that the city and the surrounding area have to offer? Read here what to do in Manaus.

Flights from Europe to Manaus

If you want to fly from Europa to the Amazon, there are no direct flights. All flights go via Sao Paolo (GRU) or Rio de Janeiro (GIG). From this destination it is possible to book a direct flight to Manaus. The name of the airport you need to fly to is Manaus International Airport AM Eduardo Gomes.

Flights from North America to Manaus

From North America there are some direct flights to the Brazilian Amazon (Manaus). The first option is from Florida. It is possible to fly from either Miami or Orlando to Manaus. The second option is to fly from Panama city directly to Manaus. 

Flights from Brazil to Manaus

Brazil is as you might know a big country. This is why there are a lot of flights within the country itself. In Brazil there are a lot of places which have a flight-connection to Manaus. Good flight companies where you can book your flight tickets to the Amazon are LATAMAZUL or GOL. Most of the time ticket prices are under the $100


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Many people nowadays want to escape the modern jungle to visit the real jungle and there is every reason for that. In this travel guide we will remove a number of uncertainties for you and answer frequently asked questions.

A trip to Brazil is fun and special. That is why you want to be as prepared as possible when you enter the country. Here you can find the information you need to know before entering Manaus in Brazil.

Since May 2022, the Brazil Traveler's Health Declaration is no longer necessary to enter the country.

What documents do I need to enter Brazil?

You need the following documents to enter Brazil:

  • A current valid passport with a validity of 6 months.
  • Credit card/debit card.
  • Email address for affirmation.

Do I need a COVID vaccine or vaccination certificate to enter Brazil?

It is not mandatory to be fully vaccinated to travel to Brazil. Since information may change quickly, we advise you to follow up on the latest Brazil travel updates and/or contact your local embassy.

Do I need to take a PCR test before traveling to Brazil?

Unvaccinated travelers must get a mandatory PCR or antigen test taken within 24 hours from arrival. All unvaccinated travelers need to present proof of the negative PCR test before boarding.

Fully vaccinated travelers with proof of vaccination, and children under 12 are exempt from presenting a negative pre-departure test result.

Do I have to quarantine when I get to Brazil?

Quarantine requirements: There are no quarantine requirements.

What preventive measure should I take when planning a journey to Brazil?

Malaria and dengue are known to exist in Brazil. Ensure proper precautions to avoid these mosquito-borne diseases. Bring repellents netting and antimalarials, if needed.