Samba School – Beija Flor
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Samba School – Beija Flor

Categories Samba Schools
It is the only samba school from the Nilopolis District.  It was founded by a group of locals and named after the Beija-Flor ranch that was in the neighborhood.  Beija-Flor came into existence December 25, 1948.  Without any funding they found some cod barrels and leather from the local butcher t ...
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Sectors at Sambadrome
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Sectors at Sambadrome

Categories Faq, Sambadrome
The The Sambodromo is divided into sectors and tickets are priced depending on the kind of seating and view from that section of the parading avenue. The Sambadrome is the most exciting place to be in Rio during the Carnival and to get the very best of the extravaganza it is essential to choose a p ...
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New Rio Sambodromo
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New Rio Sambodromo

Categories Sambadrome
The entire expansion increased the sambodromo capacity to almost 80,000 people. Each new building block have a grandstand for 2880 people, 48 luxury suites for 576 people and Open boxes (frisas) for 1194 spectators. Besides the four main blocks, four intermediaries were be built with five huge Luxur ...
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How to get to the Sambodromo
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How to get to the Sambodromo

Categories Faq, Sambadrome
SubwayIt goes uninterrupted all round the clock on Carnival days. It is OK on Carnival days and leaves you within 30-40min walking distance. The station where to get off depends whether you want to arrive on the side of the odd- or the even-numbered sectors.Even-numbered sectorsGet ...
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Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí
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Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí

Categories Sambadrome
The Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí or Sambódromo in Portuguese, is a purpose-built parade area in downtown Rio de Janeiro, where samba schools parade competitively each year during the Rio Carnival. The parades attract many thousands of Brazilians and foreign tourists each year.The Sambadrome was ...
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