Rio Carnival Package

5 Days. - from AUD$2853 / per person in double share. (Hurry as rooms are limited and subject to change without notice)

Countries visited : Brazil

TOTAL DAYS : 5 Days.

STARTS IN : Rio de Janeiro

ENDS IN : Rio de Janeiro

Highlights : Rio de Janeiro

TRANSPORT : Air-conditioned vehicle

Although Carnival (Carnaval in Portuguese) is celebrated in towns and villages throughout Brazil and other Catholic countries, Rio de Janeiro has long been regarded as the Carnival Capital of the World. The Rio Carnaval is not only the biggest Carnival, it has also a benchmark against which every other carnival is compared and one of the most interesting artistic events on the Globe. Almost everyone has heard of the Rio Carnaval. Foreign visitors to it alone number around 500,000 every year.

Rio Carnival Program 2015 –

February 13 – February 17 – Daily Events
Afternoon: Street bands along Copacabana and Ipanema beaches
Evenings: Popular dances at Cinelândia
20:00 Concerts at Samba Land
20:00 Concerts in Lapa
23:00 Rio Scala Ball

Friday, February 13
19:00 Opening Ceremony – the Carnival King (Momo) is crowned by the city mayor and receives the city´s keys
21:00 First day of the Preliminary Parades
23:.00 Black Beads Party in Rio Scala

Saturday, February 14
09.30 Street Band Cordão do Bola Preta (Downtown)
16:00 Banda de Ipanema meets at Praça General Osório, Ipanema
20:00 Street Band Competition in Av. Rio Branco, Centro (Downtown)
21:00 Second day the the Preliminary Parades
23:00 The Magic Ball at Copacabana Palace Hotel
23:00 Samba School Mangueira Ball in Rio Scala

Sunday, February 15
21:00 Parade of the Samba Schools in the First League (the Special Group)
23:00 The Marvelous City Ball in Rio Scala

Monday, February 16
21:00 Parade of the Samba Schools in the First League (the Special Group)
23:00 Long live the Beer Ball in Rio Scala

Tuesday, February 17
16:00 Banda de Ipanema marches for the last time
21:00 Parade of the Children`s Samba Schools
23:00 Gay Ball in Rio Scala

Program – 4 nights (14-18 Feb 2015)

Day 1: Sat – Arrive In Rio de Janeiro
Arrival in Rio de Janeiro and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure .

Day 2 : Sun – Rio de Janeiro
“Pick & Choose” either Half Day Tour of Corcovado Mountain or Half Day Tour of Sugar Loaf cabe Car – Choice must be made when booking. Overnight at selected hotel (B)

Day 3: Mon – Rio de Janeiro 
Today you should take a rest during the day because the night is long! In the evening, transfer to the sambodrome for the ” greatest show on earth “. (B)

Day 4: Tue – Rio de Janeiro
This day is at leisure to recover from the previous night…(B)

Day 5: Wed – Depart Rio de Janeiro
At convenient time, transfer to the airport for your flight out. (B)

Important: This is just a sample program and we reserve the right to alter the services above mentioned. The Sambodrome ticket with transfers could be confirmed for either Sun or Mon, depending on availability.


PRICES

Hotel Windsor Plaza 3*

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Rio de Janeiro Tourist AUD$4426 AUD$2853 AUD$2633

Hotel Windsor Leme 4*

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Rio de Janeiro T.Superior AUD$6349 AUD$3814 AUD$3433

Hotel Windsor Atlantica 5*

Join in Category Single Double Triple
Rio de Janeiro F.Class AUD$6984 AUD$4134 AUD$3701

Prices per person in AU$. Not valid during local public holidays and special events.
All prices are as a guide only, please check with us for the latest prices.

Included:

  • Transfers airport/hotel/airport with assistance
  • 4 Nights accommodation at selected hotel
  • Daily breakfasts
  • Sambodrome Grandstand Tickets Sector 9 with transfers

Not included:

  • Tips to porters, hotel staff, drivers, guides etc…
  • Expenses of personal nature such as: Drinks, tips, laundry, phone calls etc…
  • Items not mentioned in the inclusions list
  • Optional tours

Tour name :
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