Be ready for pickup at 9pm from hotels in Barra, Centro, Flamengo, Sao Conrado, Leblon, Ipanema, Copacabana, or the cruise ship port, and ride in an air-conditioned van to the Samba Parade. Choose to attend one of the most important nights of Carnival, either Sunday or Monday. The two nights are similar, with six of the best samba schools in the First League (the Special Group) marching on both days. Enjoy a highly orchestrated show of vast proportions for a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Your Rio Samba Parade ticket is valid for one night only and is designated for Sector 4 of the Sambodromo.

Activities summary

  • Departure Rio de Janeiro
  • Duration 8 h
  • Available languages
    • English
    • Italian
    • French
    • Spanish
    • German
  • Meeting point Hotel
  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Entrance fees
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Professional guide/driver
    Price does not include
    • Food and drinks
    Notes Attend the Samba Parade (aka Rio Carnival Parade) while taking in Brazil's biggest festival in Rio de Janeiro. Carnival revolves around these two nights when six of the best samba schools in the First League (the Special Group) march. Choose either the Sunday or Monday performance to enjoy what is often referred to as 'The Biggest Show on Earth'. Includes entrance fees and hotel pickup and drop-off from zones in central Rio.
    Cancellation policy All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.