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Learn to samba at a Carnaval School

Learn to samba at a Carnaval School

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:1 ticket and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I always have been fascinated by the Rio Carnival which is truly the biggest show I know. The samba schools prepare all year for one week of parade competition and I like to follow this preparation and learn from it. Much can be learned from the Carnival, all from dancing to enjoying life. The energy is amazing and there are high stakes involved for the schools. In my view the Carnival culture…
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What we’ll do

You will see a Carnaval rehearsal at the oldest samba school in Rio de Janeiro. You will understand about its different actors such as the master of drums, dancers, and flag bearer. You will understand what Carnival is all about and it's history.

What else you should know

There is no metro after midnight, so we will leave the samba school by taxi or Uber at an additional charge. We can try to ride share. Uber to Copacabana/Ipanema is about 25 Brazilian Reais.

What I’ll provide

Tickets
Admission ticket
Transportation
Subway Ticket

What to bring

Camera
Relaxed & Comfortable clothing

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Where you'll be

We will visit, on rehearsal night, the oldest and one of the most traditional samba schools in Rio de Janeiro, "Estácio de Sá", founded in 1928.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

There is no metro after midnight, so we will leave the samba school by taxi or Uber at an additional charge. We can try to ride share. Uber to Copacabana/Ipanema is about 25 Brazilian Reais.
Tavi
Nightlife
Learn to samba at a Carnaval School
7 reviews
From $45/person
7 reviews
From $45/person