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Rio de Janeiro Carnival 2020: Samba School Parade Ticket

Product ID: 190931
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Get into the rhythm of Rio Carnival with ringside seats to the spectacular Carnival Samba School Parade in the Sambodrome. See the samba schools parade in a riot of colorful costumes and dance, and tap the night away to the intoxicating tunes.
About this ticket
Duration 8 - 10 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Vouchers must be exchanged for tickets.
Instant confirmation

Pickup optional

Pickup is available at hotels located in Leblon, Ipanema, Copacabana, Barra da Tijuca, Botafogo, Flamengo, and Cais do Porto. Wait for your guide at the hotel lobby. Sometimes the access for the transport could be impossible due to the narrow streets, if so, you will be provided the closest meeting point.
Cancellation policy
This activity is non-refundable

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  • Watch the energetic dance moves of the samba schools in Rio
  • Get ringside seats at the Sambodrome to see the Carnival Samba School Parade
  • See a riot of color and costumes as the pupils compete to become Carnival champion
  • Feel the rhythm of the music and dance the night away
  • Experience one of the most famous parties in the world
Full description
Discover the joy of the Samba Schools Parade, one of the major highlights of Rio Carnival. Watch the spectacular show up-close and get in the spirit of the Carnival.

See why this is as renowned as one of the most famous parties on Earth, Carnival in Rio has a reputation among locals and foreigners alike to be the world's stage for excitement, energy, and beauty. Witness the parade of samba schools as they compete to make their samba school the outright Carnival champion.

Gaze in awe at the color and dance all night long. Listen to the pulsating music, feel the energy as each school tries to show their best moves, and discover the beautiful dance moves of the samba from those that do it best.
  • Ticket to the parade
What’s Not Included
  • Shuttle transportation from select hotels, depending on option selected.
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point
Important information
Know before you go
• It is required that you collect your ticket directly with the local Partner once you are in Rio de Janeiro by showing your GetYourGuide purchase voucher
• The address for collection is the Gray Line desk in the lobby of the Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort, Avenida Niemeyer, 121 Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 22450-220
• Please be mindful when booking, as options with or without transportation are offered
• Pickup for options that include transportation start at 6:00 PM, 8:00 PM or 10:00 PM
• Note that depending on the hotel, the pickup time may vary by over an hour and a half later than the times listed above
• Please select your desired time slot as soon as possible
• If you have not chosen a time slot by two weeks before Carnival the supplier will assign you to the first pickup time from your hotel or closest departure point
• The exact time will be advised when you collect your tickets
• Children under 5-years of age are not allowed
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From £118.72 £87.85 per person

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Gray Line Brazil

Product ID: 190931