Carnival parade in Rio

Tour Number

Activity Level



City, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion, Other


Kid Friendly: Yes. Not recommended for kids under 10 years old.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3



Spanish (conversational), Portuguese (fluent), English (fluent)

A lifetime show!

Carnival activities are available from October until Carnival week (2018 - February 10th through 17th).
During the 3 months prior the week of Carnival, we can offer private tours visiting Samba group warehouses on some evenings or see some of the street Carnival during the day.
During the Carnival week, only the show is available. It needs to be well organized a few months ahead of time. Many people organize trips to watch this magnificent event in Rio de Janeiro, but even if you'll be in town by any chance, don't miss this opportunity! It's a show of lifetime!


Samba schools are warehouses where each group that takes part of the great festival in February use for their practice. There are drummers and dancers working hard trying to reach a perfect performance. Along the year this practice is opened to the public mostly on the weekends so anyone can enjoy, learn the music, a few steps and most of all take part of this great event.
This can be a terrific way to get in touch with the largest Brazilian culture manifestation!

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up according to customer's needs.

End location: drop off at same location of pick up.

Duration: 5 hours

Variation of the tour - weekends only


* Depending on the Carnival activity, different transportation methods can be applied.
- For the show in the stadium, there will be round trip shuttles.
- For street Carnival, we use subway.
- For Carnival rehearsals, subway.
- To visit Samba group warehouse during their practice, there will be private transportation

What’s Included

It includes transportation (private or not *check transportation methods) and English speaking guide.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 R$ 120, - Snacks, beverages, items of personal nature, souvenirs are NOT included

What’s Extra

Meals, beverages and souvenirs are NOT included.

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