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Carnival & Iguacu Group Tour – 13 Days

This guaranteed group sightseeing tour offers Fabulous 2016 Carnival in Rio de Janeiro plus Iguacu Waterfalls and a beach vacation in Búzios. Come join us!

Day 1 (05.02.2016) Rio de Janeiro: Arrival in Rio de Janeiro; meeting with the guide. Transfer to the hotel. Free time

Day 2 (06.02.2016) Rio de Janeiro: Breakfast at the hotel.  Excursion to the Sugar Loaf & City Tour (4 hours):  You will go all the way up to the top, in two steps by cable car, from where you’ll enjoy the beautiful view of Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beach, the bay, the surrounding mountains, the islands in the ocean and Rio’s landmark – the Christ Redentor. After this amazing experience you’ll go to the city center and the old town of Rio, with its antique churches, the main cathedral of the city, as well as buildings built in colonial style.

Day 3 (07.02.2016) Rio de Janeiro: Breakfast at the hotel; Free time. We advise you to relax and prepare for the big Carnival party coming up! A fantastic evening is waiting for you – Rio’s famous Carnival!  You will be picked up at your hotel and taken to the Sambadrom. You will see the representatives of the best Samba Schools of Brazil dancing and singing in front of you in their marvelous colorful costumes. And you can enjoy this mind-blowing show the whole night – as long as you want to! You also have the option to be taken back to your hotel – in case you are too tired – after every samba school.

Day 4 (08.02.2016) Rio de Janeiro: After breakfast enjoy a free day to discover more of the city by yourself or ask for our optional tours.

Day 5 (09.02.2016) Rio de Janeiro:  Tour to Corcovado Mountain + Christ the Redeemer Statue (4 hours). After breakfast you’ll set off on a tour through the city. Arriving at the station, where the environmentally friendly train will take you through the jungle to the top of Corcovado. On either side of the railway you will have spectacular views of the Tijuca forest, inhabited by monkeys and other exotic animals and birds. At the top of Corcovado, at an altitude of 700 m above sea level, stands the landmark of Rio – the Statue of Christ the Redeemer (38m), which was built in 1931. You will have a breathtaking panoramic view of the metropolis and its environs Bridge Niteroi, Guanabara Bay, the Botanical Garden, the world’s largest soccer stadium, Sugar Loaf, and more is possible from the top of Corcovado.

Day 6 (10.02.2016) Rio de Janeiro to Foz de Iguacu: Breakfast at the hotel; Transfer to the airport, flight to Foz de Iguacu, where you will be picked up and taken to your hotel.

Day 7 (11.02.2016) Foz de Iguacu: “Breathtaking, spectacular and not to be missed”The Falls are one of the great natural wonders of the world and located in the National Park with its unique flora and fauna, on the borders of Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay. The area is on the UNESCO World Heritage List, which consists of 275 separate falls; the highest fall, which is called “Devil’s Throat”, reaches 70m, which is 1,5x the height of the Niagara Falls. It represents one of the most beautiful tourist destinations in the planet and it has unrivalled natural richness. You will start your tour to the Brazilian site of the magnificent Falls. The splashes coming from the falling water make you feel the falls grandeur and cover the sky with thousands of rainbows. After visiting the national park you will take the so called Macuco Safari – a journey through the jungle – firstly on the back of an open jeep for about 3 kilometers, with a guide who will tell a lot about the ecology of the region. Then you’ll go on foot to the river Iguacu, where a motor boat will carry you close to the waterfalls. You will also visit the Birdpark, where colorful toucans and macaws fly freely around your head. In the evening you will be transferred to your hotel with an English-speaking guide.

Day 8 (12.02.2016) Amazon to Rio de Janeiro to Búzios: Breakfast at hotel; Transfer to the airport; Flight to Rio de Janeiro; Pick up at airport; Transfer to Búzios; Accommodation in a hotel on the tropical coast, includes breakfast. 

Day 9-12 (13.-16.02.2016) Búzios: Relax on the tropical coast.  Leisure time.

Day 13 (17.02.2016) Búzios: Breakfast at the hotel; Transfer to the Airport of Rio de Janeiro.

Dates & prices:

Code:  CARADA0216
Dates: GUARANTEED DEPARTURE: 05 Feb 2016 to 17 Feb 2016
From:  $3,719.00 USD p.p. based on double
Duration:  13 days/12 nights

4 * Star Hotels
Royal Rio Palace (5 nts) + Viale Cataratas (2 nts) + Rio Buzios (5 nts) $5,779 $3,719 $3,459

Services Includes:

  • Food according to the program
  • Transfers according to the program
  • Hotels according to the program
  • Excursions according to the program with English speaking guide
  • Carnival tickets
  • Transfer Hotel-Sambodrome-Hotel

Not include:

  • International flight
  • Additional excursions
  • Food and drinks not mentioned in the program
  • Domestic flightRio de Janeiro -Iguaçu-Rio de Janeiro- from approx. $500.00 USD
  • Gratuities
  • Laundry service
  • Personal spending

Hotels can be changed to other hotels similar in category. Some 5*/4*/3* hotels outside of of major cities do not correspond the world standards of 5*/4*/3*, however are formally considered to be 5 star hotels. We have the right to correct the program due to unexpected changes that are not in our control, such as weather conditions, road conditions, force major, health problems, etc. All changes are only made to provide better conditions, and safety of our clients.

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Contact our Professional & Expert Team to assist you:
TOLL FREE:   1.800.661.2221  or  TEL: 250.764.3039
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Price per person in US $ Dollars.  Minimum 2 passengers.
Rates & hotel availability subject to change. Hotel if not available similar hotel will be given.
High season surcharges may apply.
NOT valid: New Year, Carnival, Champion Parade, Easter, congress, holidays or other events in cities.

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