The Rio Carnival officially commences on Friday through Wednesday. A number of street parties, Carnival Balls, and other events are held during this period with the major attraction being the Samba Parade at the Sambadrome. If you desire to vacation in Rio during this time you will need to plan well in advance so that you get to experience the best of Brazilian culture. More of Carnival Agenda.
Seating in the Sambodromo is divided into 4 classes depending on the services it offers. Rio Carnival tickets can be bought depending on the budget you have. The Grandstands are a place in the cement and are the most affordable. The allocated seating area has numbered seats while the open boxes offer seating for 6 with a coffee table. The luxury suites are the most expensive and are ideal for groups of 12 or more. The Rio Carnival tickets for this section include a dinner buffet, drinks, personal waiter and security.Book you Rio Carnival Tickets.
The experience you can have at the Rio beaches is inexplicable. There is something for everybody, young, old and the adventurous people. Famous all over the world for its white sands, sparkling clear waters and lots of sunshine, Rio beaches have everything you can think of. Copacabana and Ipanema beaches are the more popular ones of the Rio beaches. You cannot afford to miss a visit to these beaches while in your holiday in Rio de Janeiro.
Welcome to Rio, the most mesmerizing city in South America. The colorful personality of the beach city of Rio attracts tourists from all over the globe. While the Rio Carnival is the focus of attention for five days before the season of Lent, the city has plenty to offer the discerning traveler. From the Sugar Loaf Mountain to the statue of Christ the Redeemer on Corcovado and the famous beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema, there is much to see and do in Rio before and after the carnival. Many travel operators offer a variety of tours in Rio with the opportunity to explore the city by helicopter or its warm and inviting waters by boat.