Samba at the Rio Carnival, Brazil
EXCLUSIVE STAY EXPERIENCE
CURATED EXCLUSIVE STAY EXPERIENCE - SAMBA AT THE RIO CARNIVAL (BRAZIL)
** SPECIAL NOTE **
This is a ThirdHome "Exclusive Stay Experience" showcasing the specific property listed below during a special holiday festival - the Rio de Janeiro Carnival in Brazil. An inclusion to this week-stay package is the ThirdHome Concierge Services that will oversee making all the arrangements for the fun add-ons listed below in the Exclusive Experience, along with enhancing your stay in Rio de Janeiro however you wish. Important - please refer to FEES section below for more details.
*** EXCLUSIVE DATE for this Stay-Experience ***
FEB 9th - 16th, 2018 (7 NIGHTS STAY)
Experience 7 nights/8 days discovering the extraordinary Brazilian heritage of culture and festivities that surrounds Carnival week. The yearly celebration attracts approximately a million people from different regions around the globe to this hypnotic city, where they can enjoy the sights and sounds of the Samba. The word Carnival originates from the Portuguese ‘Carne Vale’, interpreted as ‘Farewell to meat’. The phrase refers to the Carnival as being the ultimate celebration before a period of abstinence from alcohol, meat and ultimately commencing with much merry-making. Explore the diverse city, taste its tempting culinary treats, marvel in the elaborate Carnival costumes, learn to Samba at the parades and dance to the beats of drums! Then for relaxation, enjoy the stunning residence during your down-time which is only a 5-min walk to the beautiful Joatinga Beach or just a quick 10-min drive to Barra Beach; and for who wish to experience a little more adrenaline, consider para-gliding, hang-gliding or kite-surfing!
SAMBA AT THE RIO CARNIVAL Exclusive Stay Experience:
* 7-Nights Accommodations at the Featured ThirdHome property - Gorgeous Villa Joatinga Rio (property ID #12648) - https://www.thirdhome.com/properties/12648-rio-de-janeiro-brazil-gorgeous-villa-joatinga
* THE RIO CARNIVAL FESTIVAL -
Participate in Rio’s Carnival along with its neighborhoods which take part in the parades, with cordoes, or samba-led groups of people, accompanied by percussionists, drummers and other musicians. Dancing, singing, excitement and the party spirit will carry you into the streets of Rio. Enjoy the extravagantly dressed locals in their bright costumes as they strive to become the champions of the carnival and experience all that the week has to offer, from festival street food to culture, people and music. For more details please inquire with ThirdHome Concierge.
* OPTIONAL: SAMBA SCHOOL -
The name of the oldest and most famous samba school is Mangueira, which dates back to 1928. This school promises to present a fascinating show at the Rio Carnival 2018 at one of the many stunning Carnival Balls, hosted at the Scala night club. The best samba schools like Salgueiro, Mocidade, Grande Rio, and Beija Flor usually follow the example of Mangueira. You can sit back and enjoy their performances while attending the Ball or taking a class. For more details please inquire with ThirdHome Concierge.
* OPTIONAL ADD-ON's - Choose Your Cultural Experience:
- Private Carnival Culture & Night Festivities with a Local Guide
- Private Rio Dance Hall Tour w/Jazz & Samba Performance
- Build Sand Castles w/a Master Sculptor on Copacabana Beach
- Biking Rio's Lagoa & Beach Promenades
- Corcovado Christ the Redeemer & Sugar Loaf Panorama Tram Tour
- Private Tour of the Imperial City
- Private Shopper-Guide to explore Fabulous Fashion Malls
- Consider extending your stay further with an optional few days to explore Buzios, Salvador da Bahia, the Northern Beaches, Sao Paulo, Manaus, the inland Brazilian Rainforest, the Pantanal region or Iguassu Falls
TO INQUIRE FOR MORE DETAILS & BEGIN PLANNING YOUR PERSONAL JOURNEY - please contact:
Liz Bates - Director of Travel & Concierge Services
Single Family Home with 3 levels
3 bedrooms, 5 baths, 6000 square feet
King, Full, and Full
6 guests maximum
Rio de Janeiro
** PLEASE NOTE **
This tailored Exclusive Stay Experience requires the specific keys and exchange fee as noted. Although ThirdHome Concierge assistance and expertise is automatically included in this experience package, there would be an additional cost for travel components such as roundtrip airfare, airport transfers, rental car; and any optional sightseeing tours, local experiences and special event tickets. These add-ons are on a full-paying basis by member for whatever is chosen.
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