Welcome to Brazil!
Your first full day will include a private tour to see all of Rio’s top highlights. You’ll start the day by paying a visit to the colourful Brazilian food markets, followed by one of the world’s most famous tourist attractions in the world – the statue of Christ the Redeemer. From the top, you can admire the fantastic blend of gorgeous beaches being washed by deep blue waters, high mountains that surround the landscape, thick forests, and urban areas. After Corcovado, you cannot miss a visit to Santa Teresa, a unique part of Rio located on the hills with its old houses and narrow streets. It is a place where you can feel the atmosphere of art, music and history. Then, we will have a panoramic tour of the Lapa area as well as the famous Celeron stairs. Our day ends by visiting one of the most popular tourist attractions in Rio – the Sugarloaf.
In the evening of your first day in Rio, Carnival begins! The Carnival Gala Ball is considered one of the most extravagant events of the Carnival season in Rio and is full of the masqueraded rich and famous. 2023 marks the 100th anniversary of Copacabana Palace. Join the party and relive the memories of the last 10 decades and awaken your imagination for the next 100 years. We have included for you tickets for a table in the noble room of the Copacabana Palace Ball (Tables are not private and may be shared with other people).