Join the thousands of Cariocas for a week long frenzy of dancing and celebration in the Sambadrome and across the entire city.
This is our standard style package and offers comfortable clean tourist class accommodation, in Flamengo, a safe part of the centre of Rio, close to the Metro station. This trip includes your Sambadrome ticket a guided half day trip up Corcovado and another to Sugar Loaf mountain as well a sunset boat trip out to Guanabarra Bay.
We can also help with a large range of optional activities, such as going to the Gay Ball, visiting a community favela and even joining the Samba parade itself. these optional activities must be requested before carnival starts, please click on the following link for more information or see the trip notes - Rio Carnival 2013 Standard Package optional extras
Bus, train, boat
Hotel (6 nts), 3 star hotel centrally situated in Flamengo, shared basis, twins, doubles, triples or quads. 6 Breakfasts
Imaginative Traveller Crew.
Meet your fellow travellers at the welcome meeting
Dragoman Carnival crew to look after you during your stay
Ticket to the Sambadrome Parade in sector 13
Optional second night at the Sambadrome
Return to the sambadrome for a second night in Sector 11
Return to the Sambadrome for a closer view of the parade
Join in with the Samba Parade
Dress up and go to the Gay Ball, the most colourful of all the carnival balls
Visit Community Project Morrinho - a model favela
Take a tour of colonial Rio and learn about the city's history and heritage
Sunset Boat Cruise on Guanabara Bay
Maximum 120 but split into separate groups of approximately 25 for individual excursions. Hey, it’s partytime and you don’t want to party in Rio with a small group!! You will be supported by Imaginative Traveller and local Brazilian crew.