ACCESSIBLE TRAVEL COMPANY – WHEEL THE WORLD

Travel company Wheel the World empowers disabled people to explore the world, offering accessible travel experiences across five continents – from scaling Machu Picchu to safaris in the Serengeti. They were awarded best Inclusive Tours in the Lonely Planet 2021 Best in Travel Awards. https://gowheeltheworld.com/

Rio de Janeiro Accessible Tours

Rio de Janeiro Accessible Tours

Rio Accessible provide personalized tours of Rio de Janeiro for disabled people, including facilitating visits to Rio’s main attractions, guided tours, adventure sports, as well as providing airport transfers. They have access to Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles and Amphibious Beach Wheelchairs. https://rioaccessibletour.com/?lang=en  

Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro

Little Miss Turtle’s 2017 blog post on wheelchair accessibility at the Christ The Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. http://www.littlemissturtle.com/accessibility-cristo-redentor-rio/

Rio de Janeiro Travel Guide

WheelchairTravel.org’s 2019 travel blog post: ‘Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Wheelchair Accessible Travel Guide’. https://wheelchairtravel.org/rio-de-janeiro/

Sao Paulo

2017 TurismoAdaptado post: (Portuguese) Accessible São Paulo: options for barrier free tourism (São Paulo acessível. Oportunidades para um turismo sem barreiras) http://turismoadaptado.com.br/sao-paulo-acessivel/

Around Brazil 3

countryreports.org Disability Access In Brazil https://www.countryreports.org/travel/Brazil/accessibility.htm  

Sao Paulo

Google local guides Exploring São Paulo in a Wheelchair – Rolling On, Episode 32017 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MM2AvL0MKlY&feature=youtu.be  

Rio de Janeiro 2

Accomablw video: Rio – escalators! taking the escalators in a wheelchair! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QdGWL9AMQsw  

Rio de Janeiro-Manaus

Disabled Travellers Guide (wheelchair user) visits Brazil. http://www.disabledtravelersguide.com/travel/travel_disabled_brazil.htm

Rio de Janeiro

New Mobility article: The (Lasting?) Legacy of Rio 2016 http://www.newmobility.com/2016/12/rio-paralympics-legacy/

Around Brazil 2

(Portuguese) TurismoAdaptado reviews accessibility of various activities throughout Brazil https://turismoadaptado.wordpress.com/  

Around Brazil 1

cadeira voadora-there is a button on the homepage to translate this site http://cadeiravoadora.com.br/

Amazon 2

Adventure On The Amazon http://Adventure On The Amazon

Amazon 1

Disabled Travellers Guide (wheelchair user) visits the Amazon http://www.disabledtravelersguide.com/travel/travel_disabled_amazon.htm