February 18 - 25, 2020
Come with us and explore the black history and culture of one of the most exciting destinations in the world: Rio de Janeiro!
Day 01 Welcome Dinner
Welcome to Brazil!
Upon arrival you will be met at the airport by Black Travelers representatives and transported to your accommodations. It's time to feel the energy of the Marvelous City!
At nightfall, we’ll gather for a true Carioca Night with a visit to Rio’s greatest nightlife district for welcome dinner.
Day 02 Rio Hot Spots!
Today we will see the most famous landmarks of Rio. Be ready to meet one of the New 7 Wonders of the World: the Christ the Redeemer, one of the largest urban forest in the whole world and take in some breathtaking views along the way. Have your camera ready to take awesome pictures!
The city of Rio offers many treasures for you to discover and explore the city from all sides,
Day 04 Free day
Today we will relax and recover from a night of partying or not! It's carnival, the day will be filled with numerous street parties. Everyone else can be found dancing and partying in the hundreds of blocos / street parties - FOR FREE.
(FYI: Come one come all. The are so many street parties happening. No matter your age, you are likely to find a street party that appeals to you.)
If partying on the street isn't really your thing, the lavish Carnival balls may be more your style.
Day 07 Carnival
Street party !
The streets shut down and cars are replaced with people as the Carnival in the streets provide some of the most electrifying atmospheres of the Rio Carnival experience. We will get together with personalized costumes to have fun at a traditional bloco where we will enjoy the live music, floats and people from all over the world.
Day 05 It's Carnival Time
It's Carnival Time!
At night, it's showtime! We will have a truly unique experience where we will take part in the Carnival parade. We will march and dance in the parade along side our Brazilian brothers and sisters.
This is an incredible experience of a lifetime, thousands of viewers will look at us. You will feel the magic of the moment! This is the highlight of the Rio Carnival experience.
-Local Tour Guides
- Single / twin room
-Fees for activities listed
-Transportation for group activities
-01 dinner & 02 lunches / vegans options available
Day 03 Black History
On day three of this Brazilian adventure, we will go deeper and explore the Black History of Rio. Many of the enslaved Africans that ended up in Brazil were taken from the same part of Africa as the ancestors of Black Americans. So to learn of there history is to truly learn of a piece of our own. We will visit some of the African Heritage sites that will give you a unique view many who visit Rio are unaware of. We will enjoy authentic Afro-Brazilian food and by the way: In Rio everything ends in dance. It's time you learned to Samba! Class will be in session, so get your energy up!
Day 06 Night Parade
We will get together to watch the joy of Carnival Parade. As we already made our contribution to the Parade. This night we will see the greatness of the Carnival Parade in Rio de Janeiro. The professionals will show their best performances and the competition is stiff. It's lots of fun for us viewers, but the competition is stiff. Who will walk away with the title of champion is the question of the Carnival.
Day 08 See you later, Rio!
It is time to say goodbye to each other and to Rio! Every Carnival has its end. For Brazilians, the year really begins after Carnival. So, we wish you a brilliant 2019
after this remarkable trip.
-Meals not listed
-Transportation during free time
-Passport / visa fees