This 8-day guided circuit will take you to the countryside of Sao Paulo state, in the south-east of Brazil. Visit centenary old historic farms, scattered in the green valleys, surrounded by the beautiful Atlantic Forest. Enjoy authentic organic gastronomy, walk along picturesque valleys of Serra da Mantiqueira, travel on the back of a horse and take polo lessons. Learn about production of coffee and cachaça, which are part of the Brazilian heritage. This itinerary gives you a chance to enjoy the rustic tranquility of Brazil, while staying at small and luxury country farms. This trip is great for culture seekers, who enjoy architecture, gastronomy and hiking. Balance off the pleasure of good food with taking hikes in the nature, while also learning about the history of Brazil. The trip can be shortened or extended according to your preference. Most of the fazendas have heated pools and spa treatments can be arranged.