City tours

Samba soul experience

Availability: Wednesday and Saturday
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Language: English , Spanish , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Guided visit to Academicos da Grande Rio’s warehouse
  • Discover the history and legend of Samba
  • Carnival costumes to wear and photograph
  • Enjoy a caipirinha - the famous Brazilian cocktail
What to expect

There is no better way to get inside Rio’s Samba culture than this tour. Although the famous Carnival Parade happens once a year, the ongoing work backstage happens every day. Go to the Cidade do Samba and visit the Academicos da Grande Rio warehouse and discover their costumes, allegories and curiosities. Learn about the history of Samba and Carnival Parade. After seeing so many carnival costumes, why not try them on? Feel like a local, get your camera and share this moment with your best shots. In the end, make a toast with the traditional caipirinha to celebrate the Samba spirit!

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What's included
  • Guided Visit to Grande Rio’s Warehouse
  • Professional guide
  • Roundtrip transfer to/from most hotels located in Sao Conrado, Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon (South Zone)
  • Drinks (Water and Caipirinha)
What's not included
  • Food
Reduced price
  • Infants 0-2 years old: free
  • Children 3-12 years old: reduced
Where
Meeting point:

Pick-up from the hotels located in the Southern area of the city

What to remember
  • The specific departure time for this tour will be determined upon reconfirmation
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When

Wednesday and Saturday at 2.00pm

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Provider
Gray Line Brazil
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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