Purchase by: November 30th, 2014
Travel by: through Dec. 30th, 2014


Flyin Down to Rio
6 Days Land & Air Package

Mapa

RIO DE JANEIRO

From U$2140 per person in double occupancy

The single most popular travel package to Brazil! Make like Fred Astaire and Ginger Rodgers and fly on down to fabulous Rio de Janeiro, the world's most beautiful and sensual city. Go ahead, just do it! You won't regret it, we promise you!

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Day by Day programme

REQUEST INFO

You will embark on your International flight to Rio de Janeiro

Day 1

RIO DE JANEIRO - Upon arrival at the airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel for check in. Afternoon free.

Overnight at the hotel

Day 2

Breakfast at the hotel

Half Day Corcovado

We will depart to visit the Christ Statue, recently elected as one of the seven modern wonders of the world, which sits 2,300 above sea level, atop Corcovado Hill. Following a scenic drive along the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon, we will arrive at the foot of the hill from where we will embark on a small train ride which climbs the beautiful mountain. Upon reaching the top, visitors will experience a panoramic view of Rio de Janeiro and discover why it is known as the “Marvelous City”! Tour also includes a drive along Rio’s famous beaches. Duration: 4 hours

Evening at leisure

Overnight at the hotel

Day 3

Breakfast at the hotel

Half Day Sugarloaf

We will leave the hotel after breakfast to visit the world famous Sugar Loaf where we can see the natural beauties from up above. Take the two-stage car up to the top of the Mountain and admire one of the most breathtaking views of the city of Rio. The first cable-car will take you to the top of Urca Hill, which rises 215 meters above sea level and offers spectacular views of the entire bay and its islands. From Urca Hill you will continue in a second cable car to the top of Sugar Loaf which rises 395 meters above sea level and offers a 360 degree view of the entire city including Botafogo and Copacabana Beaches, Corcovado and downtown Rio. Duration: approximately 4 hours

Afternoon at leisure for a stroll, some shopping or relaxing on the beach!

Overnight at the hotel

Day 4

Breakfast at the hotel

Half Day Santa Teresa

The neighborhood of Santa Teresa is located on Morro do Desterro (Exile Hill), which during the XVIII century served as a convent. The hill is located in the heart of the city, and has been well-maintained in order to preserve aspects of Old Rio (‘Rio Antigo’). Artists and bohemians flock to Santa Teresa because of its architectural and cultural charm. Old-fashion cable cars maneuver the narrow streets and are considered one of the city’s historical heritages. The tour begins at Cosme Velho, before heading through Castelinho (‘Little Castle’), where Commander Antonio Valentim lived during the XIX century. Next, we will stop by Ruins Park (‘Parque das Ruinas’) where visitors can enjoy a spectacular view of Rio de Janeiro. Afterwards, the Farmstead of Heaven Museum (‘Museu Chácara do Céu) – which has a very interesting collection of Brazilian and European art, highlighting Portinari, Di Cavalcanti, Matisse and Modigliani. The tour continues to Largo do Guimarães, considered the heart of the neighborhood, where there are several bars and restaurants. After this tour, guests will certainly feel as though they know a little more about the history and culture of Rio de Janeiro. Duration: approximately 4 hours IMPORTANT: The tram is out of operation for a complete overhaul until the return of its operation in 2013. During this period we will go up to Santa Teresa in mini-buses and vans that are following the route of the tram.

Evening at leisure

Overnight at the hotel

Day 5

Breakfast at the hotel

Rio by Night:Rio Scenarium

There is no other place in Rio that embodies the "alegria" or happiness of the Brazilian people more than the nightlife scene in the neighborhood of Lapa. Once the sun goes down, this normally quiet neighborhood turns into a bustling and vibrant area full of restaurants, nightclubs and bars. The streets fill with cariocas and gringos alike, who flock to this Rio nightlife Mecca with one thing in mind……fun!! From traditional northeastern forró, to Rio’s own samba, to reggae from Bahia, visitors will enjoy the best that the Rio music scene has to offer. On the Rio Nightlife Tour, we will take you right to the heart of the action where our local guides will accompany you to one of the best clubs in Lapa, Rio Scenarium an unusual bar, a mix between an antique shop and an auction room, where the locals come to listen to traditional Brazilian jazz and samba. Duration: approximately 4 hours Rio Scenarium is closed on Sundays and Mondays. Dinner is not included.

Overnight at the hotel

Day 6

Breakfast at the hotel

Suggested Tour: Favela Tour & Nature Trail : Babilônia Community

This tour is perfect tour for those who want to explore the natural beauty of Rio de Janeiro and learn about the history history of the city's favelas/slums. This excellent tour includes a nature trail through the Atlantic Rainforest and a visit to the Babilônia favela. Enjoy a two hour walk along the two kilometer nature trail. Your professional tour guide will be a community resident. He tells about the history of the favela and give an overview of the reforestation work being done in this environmental protection area. The views from the top of the hill are breathtaking! The deep blue ocean and the beauty of the forest, interspersed with landmarks such as Sugarloaf Mountain, truly do justice to Rio's nickname "The Marvelous City" After the trail we visit some parts of the favela including social project that is currently taking place. The tourists have the oportunity to know better this reality and talk with some residentes to finish this tour of cultural integration

We will transfer you from the hotel to the airport for your International flight back home

Hotels selection

3 STARS OPTION (Budget)
4 STARS OPTION (Moderate)
5 STARS OPTION (Deluxe)

Windsor Copa Hotel

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Windsor Plaza Hotel

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Miramar Hotel by Windsor

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Included Features

HOTEL INFORMATION

HOTEL INFORMATION

5 Nights Choice Hotel, Includes Daily Breakfast & Taxes

EXPERIENCES

EXPERIENCES

Half Day Corcovado, Half Day Sugarloaf, Half Day Santa Teresa, Rio by Night

TRANSPORTATION

TRANSPORTATION

Roundtrip Airport/Hotel Transfers

GUIDE

GUIDE

Bilingual Expert Guides Throughout Country

ASSISTANCE

ASSISTANCE

24/7 Support Throughout Travel

FLIGHT

FLIGHT

Roundtrip International Flights from Miami

How much?

  Budget Moderate Deluxe
2014 Per Person in Double Occ u$ 2,140 u$ 2,190 u$ 2,635

About our Packages

  • - "From" prices expressed in US dollars per person based on Double Room occupancy, minimum of 2 travelers;

  • - Hotel accommodations include daily breakfast and taxes;

  • - Rates valid for individual reservations only and are subject to change based in specific hotel availability at time of booking. Not valid during holidays, special events, Carnival or New Year's;

About this package

General Information about Ground Services:
Rio de Janeiro
*Private transfer in Rio de Janeiro city will be provided with a bilingual guide (english and portuguese), other idioms to be reconfirmed upon request.
*Tours mentioned above will be provided with driver & guide in private basis.
*Private Incoming Transfer w/Guide, Departure Transfer Portuguese Speaking Driver Only

General Information about the Hotels:
*Check-in time is normally from 02:00pm and check-out is until 12:00pm and may change according to the selected accommodation.
*Rates are not valid for holidays, carnival, new years and other events
*Single and Triple supplemment available on request
*Hotel photos are representative only and do not necessarily depict the actual room in which you will be accommodated.

General Information about the airfare
*All taxes and fees are included
* International flight rates are valid from Miami/Rio de Janeiro. (Rates for flights are not guaranteed until issued - Subject to change without notice)
* Flights from other destinations are available on request
*baggages are according to airline specifications and limitations
*Weekend surcharge and /or last minute booking fees may apply.
*Rates do not include airport tax and your will be responsible for the correct documentation to visit the country
*The final price for your tour package depends on day of departure, departure city, length of stay, hotel selected, room category and class of airfare available at time of booking.
*Travel Insurance: Travel Guard provides travel insurance coverage.
*Blackout days may apply

Terms & Conditions
Prices are per person based on DBL occupancy on offers recently available on the external sites. Visit tour operator for complete terms and conditions. Prices are not guaranteed until paid in full and may vary based on date of booking, travel dates, and type of service selected. Weekend surcharges and/or last minute booking fees may apply. Packages require round-trip purchase. There is no guarantee that these prices will be in effect when you conduct your search. Availability is limited. LAN Airlines S.A. is not responsible for content on external sites. Purchase by November 30th, 2014. Departures from Miami through December 30th, 2014. (other destinations available on request). Other dates may be available, price may vary. Blackout dates: May apply, Rates are not valid for Holidays, Carnival, New Years and other events. Cancellation penalties may apply as per terms and conditions of each tour operator. Passenger is responsible for travel documents and other fees not included in tour package including but not limited to personal expenses, travel protection premiums; excess baggage fees; and all optional service fees or items of a personal nature. All Governmental taxes and fees for airfare and hotel are included. Airfares include (a) a federal excise tax of $3.90 per U.S. domestic flight segment, defined as one takeoff and landing, of a passenger's itinerary; (b) up to $18 per round trip in international airport charges; and (c) September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 per enplanement originating at a U.S. airport in tour prices which include air transportation. Prices vary based on the departure city.
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