Immerse yourself in an authentic Brazilian experience: enjoy the incredible movements, lavish costumes and lively music of a samba show in Rio de Janeiro.
Rio Samba Show
Want to complete your trip to Rio de Janeiro experiencing a unique evening full of local culture? This activity, which includes a pick up service from your hotel, will take you to one of the most famous samba schools in Rio: Salgueiro, which has been teaching the iconic music and dance since the 1950s.
What is samba, you ask? Samba is a traditional Brazilian dance of African origins, accompanied by rhythmic music from different drums, like the tamborim, and other instruments, including the cavaquinho, a small guitar. Did you know that samba is one the symbols of Brazil, and that it became famous across the world thanks to the Rio Carnival?
The dancers will leave you breathless with their impressive steps and movements, not forgetting, of course, the magnificent costumes they wear to perform. Don't miss this truly unforgettable experience during your trip to Brazil!
Hotel pick up
This activity includes a pick up service from hotels in the centre and south of Rio de Janeiro. If your accommodation is located outside of these areas, you'll be given an alternative meeting point.
Per personUS$ 54.9
Hotel pick up and drop off.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 2 days before (Rio de Janeiro local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).