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Carnaval Experience - Behind the Scenes of Rios Carnival in the City of Samba

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    Stop At: Cidade Do Samba, Rua Rivadavia Correia 60 Gamboa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20220-290 Brazil

    Visit the City of Samba, the headquarters of the most important Samba Schools in Rio de Janeiro.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Carnaval Experience, Avenida Binário do Porto - Entrada Principal da - Cidade do Samba - Gamboa, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22132-503, Brazil

    Enter the Grande Rio Samba Factory and discover the behind the scenes of Rio's Carnival scene. See the production of floats and costumes, the exhibition room, wear and photograph authentic costumes from previous editions and try some basic samba steps.

    Duration: 1 hour 10 minutes
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    Departure Point
    1: Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    2: Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    3: Leblon, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    4: Leme, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    5: Pier Mauá, Av. Rodrigues Alves, 10 - Praça Mauá, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 20081-250, Brazil

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Point: Hotels in Rio de Janeiro's South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon)
    Return point: Hotels in Rio de Janeiro's South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon)

    Ports
    Pier Mauá - Armazém 4 | Pier Mauá - Warehouse 4
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Guided tour with transportation via air-conditioned van
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Costumes to wear and photograph
    • Basic samba class
    • Welcome drink – caipirinha, juice, or water
    • Professional guide with live tour commentary in English and Portuguese.
    • Roundtrip transportation from South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon and Leme) hotels
    • Comfortable air-conditioned van with maximum capacity of 19 passengers
    • Entry/Admission - Carnaval Experience
    Exclusions
    • Food
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Please inform the name of your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Children 4 and younger are complimentary, provided they do not occupy a seat
    • This tour operates rain or shine
    • Roundtrip transportation available from South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme) hotels via air-conditioned van.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 45 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great time spent with our guides having a lot of fun during a visit! And a social line of this project is also very welcomed! Keep doing it!

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank kaccer
    C2RioCustomerSupport, CustomerSupport at C2Rio Tours & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Katerina, We fell honored to show you more of our culture and to know that you had fun in the meantime. Thank you for sharing your experience! Greetings from Rio to Praga! Mirella

    Reviewed 18 May 2019

    Had a fabulous afternoon learning about the carnival and the amount of work that goes into it. Trying on the costumes gives you a real appreciation for how fit the dancers are because they are really heavy. Bonus caipirinha at the end. Will definitely have...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Colleen Fiona S
    Reviewed 14 November 2018

    We recently visited Carnaval Experience and it was one of the highlights of our trip. Our guide, Dantoda aka the young red headed black woman is the secret ingredient that makes the visit special. She shares a plethora of knowledge and history that makes you...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank ginabr1107
    jmsouza-c2rio, Marketing Manager at C2Rio Tours & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

    Hi Gina, thank you for writing your review! In fact the Carnaval Experience is beautiful initiative with a social cause and still an underrated tour in Rio. We expect to take more people to experience Rio's carnival through a behind-the-scenes view. Greetings from Rio to...More

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