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Carnaval 2008 in Rio de Janeiro
7 Days / 6 Nights

The world's biggest and most glamorous party is held annually in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for those lucky enough to go! Now, you have the chance through this special package tour to view and enjoy one of the world's greatest events!!! Besides the carnival high point of the parades held at the Sambadromo, there are the fascinating street parades, bands in the streets and in the music halls, elaborate costumes, and fun and exuberant fanfare for all locals and visitors alike! Carnival street celebrations are one of the most common features of this centuries old tradition.

Day 1 - February
Departure from United States for Brazil!

Day 2 - February

Welcome to the International Airport of Rio de Janeiro where you will be greeted by your local guide and transferred to your hotel. After an orientation brief, you will be given the rest of the day free for your leisure.
You will be to walk along the beach, do some shopping of handcraft items in one of the local markets or shops, or just relax in the exotic and fabulous atmosphere that is Rio de Janeiro.
Overnight at your chosen hotel.

Day 3 - February
Today is the first official day of Carnival!.
After an enjoyable breakfast, you will delight in a morning, panoramic city tour, passing by the Maracanã (soccer stadium), the Sambódromo (where the samba schools parade during carnival), the São Sebastião Cathedral, Cinelandia Square and Flamengo Park. Proceeding to the enchanting Urca district, we will ride the cable car up to Sugar Loaf for a spectacular view of the city and its dozens of beaches. Rest of the day free for personal activities.
During the afternoon you can enjoy an explosion of colors and happiness, with the street block parties, where you will find the true "Carioca Carnival Spirit!" You can start with Sa Ferreira street band near your hotel or the Carlinhos de Jesus street block party, led by a famous dancer and teacher, in the Botafogo district. Your guide will let you know where everything is and how you can take advantage of it all!
Overnight at your chosen hotel.

Day 4 - February
After a hearty buffet breakfast the day will be free for optional activities. Rio is full of parks, eco-activities, shopping, or opportunities for just relaxing and taking in the old colonial charms of the city.
Tonight however, you will want to think Brazilian Samba!!!!! This is the first night of the Samba Schools Parade for a Special Group and it is really worthwhile for you to go and enjoy it ( transfers included)!
Overnight at your chosen hotel.

Day 5 - February
After a delicious tropical buffet breakfast, you will be free to explore some of the city's most vibrant beaches and enchanting sea-side board-walks. Shops, Restaurants, Boutiques, and Jewelers combine for a fun day in the city that never sleeps.
During the afternoon, the street bands continue making their wonderful music at various parties throughout the city. In Copacabana, around 4:00pm, you can join the street band Banda da Sá Ferreira and have a great time throughout the evening.
The fun and fantasy continues at the second night of the Samba Schools Parade with transfers
Overnight at your chosen hotel.

Day 6 - February
After a heart break tropical breakfast, the day is yours for more exotic leisure. Your guide however will be happy to assist you in selecting various options for the day as there are so many fun and exciting this to do in and around the city of Rio!.
There are also more street bands performing through the districts of Copacabana and Ipanema all afternoon. If you like walking, you can go from one street party to another in your neighborhood and make brief stops for refreshments and snacks.
At night you have a choice of various balls and parties, the main one is the Unique Scala Gay in the Leblon district. Undoubtedly this is the most fashionable ball of Rio!
Overnight at your chosen hotel.

Day 7 - February
After your amazing tropical breakfast, transfer to the International airport for your return flight…you will be exhausted probably but you will always remember your Carnival experience in fabulous Rio de Janeiro!!! .

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Departures: Daily
Hotels: Savoy Othon (3*), Olinda (4*), Rio Othon (5*)
2008 Rates per person
2 paxs
4 paxs
5/8 paxs
9/13 paxs
Tour includes:
- 5 night's accommodation at chosen hotel, with breakfast. Mandatory stay package from February 01 or 02 February, 2008.
- Private transfers to/from hotel, with air-conditioned vehicles and driver guide.
- Hd Sightseeing Tour Sugar Loaf (no lunch).
- Sightseeing transfers to/from the Samba Schools Parade with one Grandstand ticket.

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