6-Day Carnival in Rio de Janeiro Tour
Nothing else in the world compares to Carnival in Brazil... see for yourself! Join us in this 6-day tour and experience the great Rio de Janeiro Carnival.
Trip Dates: 09 – 14 February 2018
This package is jam-packed full of inclusions. Rio welcome with a samba class and caipirinhas, Guanabara Bay boat party, Sambadrome tickets for Carnival, daily pre-party drinks, blocos (block parties), Portuguese lessons, face-painting and more. See the lively Rio de Janeiro with local guides.
Day by Day Itinerary
Day 1: Friday (09 February)
Check in upon arrival. Welcome drink and samba class, then attend a party at Av. Presidente Vargas to see the samba schools preparing for the big parade.
Day 2: Saturday (10 February) (B/L)
Have breakfast and then party at ‘Céu na Terra’ bloco in Santa Teresa. Lunch at Gloria Maria and 3-4 hour cruise in Guanabara Bay, followed by an evening outing.
Day 3: Sunday (11 February) (B/D)
Free morning, optional city tour. Tonight is the Sunday Night Sambadrome Parade with pre-party drinks and face painting. Have dinner at a famous Churrasco barbecue restaurant. Section 12-13 tickets to the Sambadrome. (Upgrades available at an additional cost.)
Day 4: Monday (12 February) (B)
Breakfast at hotel and morning Beatles-themed Bloco with your local guide. Optional visit to Copacabana Beach.
Day 5: Tuesday (13 February) (B)
Have breakfast, then drive to Tijuca National Park to Corcovado for our half-day guided tour of Rio. See historic Santa Teresa, the tiled Steps of Selaron in Lapa and the Sugarloaf Mountain via cable car. Go out tonight with your guides.
Day 6: Wednesday (14 February) (B)
Our carnival package officially finishes after breakfast today. Check-out is at midday.