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Go behind the scenes of Carnival

Go behind the scenes of Carnival

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and 1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English and Portuguese

About your host

I've taken part in the samba parade organization for 10 years. I've been a drummer and director in a samba school, worked with the contest judges, and helped write the 2015/16 of Carnival book of rules.

What we’ll do

This experience consists of two parts. First, we'll meet at my home, where I'll teach you through images about the history, economy, traditions, and organization of the Brazilian Carnival. After that, we'll take a cab and go see the live rehearsals of the party: drummers, dancers, and people from all ages getting prepared for the big day. You'll have the opportunity learn from and talk to the…

What I’ll provide

Snacks at my apartment I'll provide some Brazilian finger food.
Beer and soft drinks
Entrance to samba schools

What to bring

Confortable clothes
Your camera

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Where you'll be

We will meet at my apartment and then, considering rehearsal schedules, we will take a cab to a specific samba school. Eventually, we might go to a sambadrome (an exhibition place for school parades during Carnival) as well, to see rehearsals taking place over there. From August to February, we'll also visit the ateliers.


Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.


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

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Go behind the scenes of Carnival
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From ₹3,543/person