Rio Carnival 2020 – Tour

Rio Carnival 2020 – Special. Beaches, forest, culture and the biggest party in Brazil, the Carnival, will be an unforgettable trip! Fall in love with the city of Paraty, the indescribable Iguaçu Falls and come dance the “samba” with us! With this all-inclusive tour, you will have nothing to worry about: we have already thought of everything.

Special: Unforgettable night at São Paulo’s Carnival which, each year, is becoming increasingly popular in the Brazilian scenario. A VIP welcome will make you enjoy a unique experience with, in addition to the spectacle itself, the access to an exclusive space in the “Brahma Camarote”, which includes not only an “open bar” and an “open food” during the evening, but also a special Concert with Brazilian celebrities.

This tour will allow you to experience the atmosphere in São Paulo in the VIP space, and also the atmosphere of the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, during the Champion Schools’ Parade.

Carnival tours are organized in small groups. Do not hesitate to contact us if you want a private tour.

Rate subject to availability.

Via: São Paulo, Foz do Iguaçu, Paraty, Rio de Janeiro

Itinerary

28/02: Arrival – São Paulo

Arrival at the airport of São Paulo, where you’ll be welcomed by your English-speaking guide and transfer to the Hotel.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Included: Transfer airport > Hotel + Dinner + Accommodation

Stop: São Paulo

01/03: Carnaval of São Paulo!

Morning and afternoon free in order to prepare for the restless night waiting for you!

Lunch at the famous Mercado Municipal de São Paulo.

At 6h30 p.m. transfer to the Sambódromo.

Entrance, with your guide, to São Paulo’s Carnaval VIP space, as well as food and drinks, included.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Transfer to the Sambódromo + Lunch + Entrance to the Carnaval with food and drinks

Stop: São Paulo

02/03: Departure from São Paulo

Transfer back to the Hotel at dawn.

Breakfast at the Hotel.

Free morning to rest after the night out.

At 12 p.m., after the check-out, transfer to Bolinha Restaurant to try the traditional Brazilian Feijoada.

After lunch, transfer to São Paulo’s Airport.

Flight to Foz do Iguaçu.

Reception and transfer to the Hotel.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Transfer to the Airport + Flight to Foz do Iguaçu + Transfer to the Hotel + Lunch + Dinner

Stops: São Paulo, Foz do Iguaçu

03/03: Visit of Iguaçu

Day of sightseeing in Foz do Iguaçu – Argentine side:

Transfer to the Argentine side. Once in the National Park, board a train headed to the “Garganta del Diablo”, where a 1.200 meter walkway will lead you to an impressive view of this “Devil’s Throat”. After enjoying the scenery, get off the train on the first station and start a walk of 3.2 km (upper and lower circuits) through the footpaths and walkways that provide a different and more complete view of the Falls.

Lunch at the El Fortin Cataratas Restaurant.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Visits mentioned with an English-speaking guide + Entrance to the National Park and the Bird Park

Stop: Foz do Iguaçu

04/03: Visit of Iguaçu

Visits in Iguaçu – Brazilian side:

– Iguaçu National Park: it is one of the most beautiful natural parks in the world, with 275 waterfalls. These occupy a 3 km extension on the border between Brazil and Argentina. On the Brazilian side, the ride lasts 2 to 4 hours and will give you a best panoramic view of the Falls, replete with waterfalls that reach approximately 80 meters high.

– Bird Park: located in front of the Iguazu National Park, on the Brazilian side. More than 900 birds from 180 different species live in the Park, which has 17 hectares of native vegetation.

– Itaipu Dam: belongs to Brazil and Paraguay. The Itaipu lake supplies energy to the factory and nearby cities. The visit offers an impressive view of the output channel that forms a huge curtain of water.

Lunch at the Porto Canoas Restaurant.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Visits mentioned with an English-speaking guide + Entrances to the National Park, Bird Park and Itaipu + Lunch + Dinner

Stop: Foz do Iguaçu

08/03: Tour in Rio de Janeiro

Day of sightseeing in Rio de Janeiro:

– Sugar Loaf: the famous Sugar Loaf cable car is the most common way to reach the top of that mountain, 1.296m above sea level. The Hill offers a 360-degree view, where you can enjoy the beautiful rainforest, beaches and the great metropolis.

Lunch at the famous Confeitaria Colombo, founded in 1894.

– Christ the Redeemer: one of the postcards of the Wonderful City. The Christ Redeemer, with its 98ft high, is located on the hill of Corcovado Mountain in the Tijuca Rainforest. It’s there, with his arms wide open, that he welcomes all those who arrive in Rio.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Visits mentioned with an English-speaking guide + Entrances to the Corcovado and the Sugar Loaf + Lunch + Dinner

Stops: Rio de Janeiro

05/03: Paraty

Breakfast at the Hotel.

Around 11 a.m., transfer to the airport of Iguaçu.

Flight to Rio de Janeiro.

Reception at the airport and transfer to the Pousada in Paraty (+/- 4 hours).

Dinner at the Pousada.

Included:  Accommodation with breakfast + Transfer to the Iguaçu’s Airport + Flight to Rio de Janeiro + Transfer to the Pousada in Paraty + Dinner

Stops: Foz do Iguaçu, Rio de Janeiro, Paraty

06/03: Boat in Paraty

Day of sightseeing in Paraty:

Visit of Paraty’s Bay by boat: explore the islands and harbors in the area. Dozens of small fishing villages isolated from the world will be part of the tour’s landscape.

Lunch during the visit.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Boat trip with an English-speaking guide + Dinner

Stop: Paraty

07/03: Departure from Paraty

Morning: Visit of the village’s historical center: walk through the narrow streets of the Old Paraty (the Center is exclusively pedestrian). Explore the Main Church, the Commerce Street, the Fish Market at the village’s port, which dates to the 18th century and enjoy the architecture of the colonial houses.

After lunch, transfer to Rio de Janeiro’s airport.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Visits mentioned with an English-speaking guide + Transfer to the Hotel in Rio de Janeiro + Dinner

Stops: Paraty, Rio de Janeiro

08/03: Tour in Rio de Janeiro

Day of sightseeing in Rio de Janeiro:

– Sugar Loaf: the famous Sugar Loaf cable car is the most common way to reach the top of that mountain, 1.296m above sea level. The Hill offers a 360-degree view, where you can enjoy the beautiful rainforest, beaches and the great metropolis.

Lunch at the famous Confeitaria Colombo, founded in 1894.

– Christ the Redeemer: one of the postcards of the Wonderful City. The Christ Redeemer, with its 98ft high, is located on the hill of Corcovado Mountain in the Tijuca Rainforest. It’s there, with his arms wide open, that he welcomes all those who arrive in Rio.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Visits mentioned with an English-speaking guide + Entrances to the Corcovado and the Sugar Loaf + Lunch + Dinner

Stops: Rio de Janeiro

09/03: Rio de Janeiro - Carnaval!

By morning, Samba Class: it’s a Brazilian dense, symbol of Brazil and of Brazil’s Carnaval; important icon of national identity with African roots. Duration of the class: +/- 1h30.

Afternoon free to prepare for the restless night ahead of you!

Lunch at Mineira Humaitá Restaurant.

At 6h30 p.m. transfer to the Sambódromo.

Entrance included, Tribune 5.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Transfer to the Sambódromo + Entry to the Carnaval + Lunch

Stop: Rio de Janeiro

10/03: Rio de Janeiro

Transfer back to the Hotel at dawn.

Breakfast at the Hotel.

Free day to rest after a whole night of Carnaval.

Contact us for other options of visits in the afternoon.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Included: Accommodation with breakfast + Transfer to the Hotel + Dinner

Stop: Rio de Janeiro

11/03: Departure

Breakfast at the Hotel.

Free day to enjoy the beautiful beaches of Rio de Janeiro.

Contact us for other options of visits.

Transfer to the airport of Rio de Janeiro for your international flight back.

Included: Breakfast + Transfer to Rio de Janeiro’s airport.

Visited: Rio de Janeiro, Departure

General Info

INCLUDED
– 11 nights of accommodation in Hotel and/or Pousada, with breakfast, based on double occupancy.
– All domestic flights + airport’s fees.
– All transfers, in small group.
– Visits mentioned in the itinerary, in small group, with an english-speaking guide.
– All entrance fees on the tours listed.


NOT INCLUDED
– Flights from your city of origin (consult us).
– Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary.
– Tip and personal expenses.
– Travel Insurance (consult us).