Guided tour

São Paulo: Carnaval Samba Parade Experience

São Paulo: Carnaval Samba Parade Experience

From US$ 517.24 per person

Experience São Paulo’s carnival parade at a samba venue.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 13 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Portuguese
Pickup included
• Hotel pickup included from any hotel inside São Paulo city limits; please provide your hotel name and address • The pick-up time will be at approximately 7 PM to 8 PM: the local partner will confirm the exact time the day before the experience
Wheelchair accessible


  • Experience the Carnaval parade in comfort and security with a local guide
  • Enjoy one of Brazil's most important cultural events
  • View the festivities from a high-level box with privileged views
  • Take advantage of an open bar with several food options
Full description

Have a memorable experience watching the São Paulo Carnival parade in the venue accompanied by an expert guide. Enjoy privileged views of the parades from one of the best VIP boxes just a few meters from the catwalk.

After pickup from your hotel travel to the Sambadrome, a specially-designed structure, and watch the Carnaval celebrations throughout the evening. Watch as twelve of the most talented samba schools compete for the honor of being the champion of the parade. Each school chooses a plot and creates an 80-minute presentation. Enjoy lively music, unrivalled choreography, and amazing costumes. The parades take place only 5 nights a year and provide a memorable experience for travelers and locals alike. Enjoy an exclusive reception and a food court with self-service beers, premium spirits, and soft drinks. You'll also have access to the Beauty Center, a relaxation space with massages available, and entertainment and shows in your box.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from São Paulo city limits
  • Carnival Tickets for high-level box
  • Spanish and English-Speaking guide
  • Open bar with draft beer, whiskey, vodka, soft drinks, and water.
  • Table buffet
  • DJs and performances within the box area
  • Relaxation zone
  • Taxes and fees
  • Gratuities (optional)
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The tickets included are for a high level box with privileged views of the presentation
  • An extra driver is included only for groups bigger than 5 people, otherwise, the guide drives the vehicle
  • The tour lasts 8 hours approximately, but if you want, you can return back at your hotel at 3:30 AM, before finishing the tour
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Product ID: 355440