Experience Carnival in Brazil
Carnival is the most famous street party in the world, where hundreds of thousands of people from Brazil and around the world flock to enjoy the music, food, dancing and atmosphere of one of the best festival dates of the year. Central to Carnival is the Sambadrome Parade, where you can see samba schools with incredible costumes, floats and dance routines. There really is no greater party on earth!
If you are planning on visiting during Carnival in February, we recommend joining a tour or organised package where you will receive accommodation, a local guide and also have a lot of fun meeting other people from all over the world.
2020 Rio de Janeiro Carnival Dates
- Starts February 9th
Best Rio Carnival Tour Packages
If you are planning to visit Carnival independently you sometimes need to book accommodation in a year in advance to avoid rooms being full. Accommodation can also shoot up in price and be fully booked months in advance. If you are looking to experience Carnival in Rio de Janeiro you can find cheap tour packages on our website which include accommodation and tourism activities.
You will get more information about the events, meals and get taken to the very best locations including Ipanema, Copacobana and also tickets for the amazing Sambadrome parade which are often difficult to obtain. There will also be lots of free time to explore and check out famous sights. To join most tour companies will require you to be aged 18 and over, you can view dates and itineraries today.
Booking well in advance is recommended as spaces fill up quick.