Are you already planning your Rio Carnaval 2017 trip?
We have drawn up a convenient Rio de Janeiro
Carnival schedulefor you, so you can enjoy
Carnival 2017 in Rio de Janeiroto the fullest. The blocos mentioned are considered as relatively safe and perfect for the Rio Carnaval novice. Note: offical hours are mentioned but ususally a bloco starts an hour or so late.
Saturday 25 February, 2017:
9.30 am Cordao de Bola Preta, bloco in Cinelandia (Centro)
Banda de Ipanema, bloco in Ipanema
After the second bloco you should go to
Sunday 26 February, 2017:
11 am Laranja Samba Clube, bloco in Laranjeiras
5 pm Imperio da Folia, bloco in Catete
In the evening you should visit the Sambódromo to see a few
samba schools at the official Samba parade(doors are open between about 8 pm and 6 am).
Monday 27 February, 2017:
10 am Bloco de Sargento Pimenta, bloco in Flamengo
Afterwards you should go to
Later on you may attend one of the many masquerade balls. If you missed it last night, you can also watch the offical Samba Parade in the Sambódromo.
Tuesday 28 February, 2017:
4 pm Banda de Ipanema, bloco in Ipanema
Afterwards you go to the beach to conclude your Carnival 2017 experience in Rio de Janeiro, cold caipirinha in hand and big smile on face...
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