Cultural and Heritage Tour of Rio and Bahia

Spend Memorial Day in Brazil
Cultural and Heritage Tour
Rio de Janeiro and Salvador da Bahia
May 25, 2017 – June 2, 2017
9 Days/7 Nights

Christ Redeemer Sugar Loaf

Christ Redeemer Sugar Loaf

No other country has such a large diversity of places, climates, and options.  Brazil is full of tropical beaches, rainforests, samba, music, and history.  It also has fun, nightlife, beaches and a spirit of its own.  This tour covers the best Brazil has to offer in regards to culture, yet allows you to enjoy the local beauty and immerse into the food and people.  Don’t miss the adventure, make your deposit today!  Salvador da Bahia, Brazil’s former capital is renowned for its African-influenced cuisine, music and architecture.  Salvador brims with contemporary music and art amid architecture that has gone untouched since the 17th century.

Package Includes:

  • Airfare from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Rio de Janeiro
  • Domestic airfare from Rio to Salvador da Bahia
  • 5 nights Porto Bay Rio Internacional – 4 star – or similar
  • 2 nights Pestana Bahia – 4 star – or similar
  • All airport transfers
  • Breakfast daily
  • Tours as indicated (6 tours are included in your package)

5 nights in Rio de Janeiro. Blessed with a wonderful natural setting wedged between mountains and the sea, watched from above by Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado Mountain, and surrounded by tropical forests and lagoons, Rio is one of the world’s top tourist destinations.

Salvador Bahia Dancers

Salvador Bahia Dancers

2 nights in Salvador da Bahia – Salvador.  African culture is flourishing in Bahia.  Far from glitzy Rio, African legacy is present in the day-to-day lives of the Bahian people. African culture has fused with other cultural elements to create a truly Afro-Brazilian identity.  Visitors will get to know and experience firsthand the state’s deep African legacy.

Included Tours:

  • Historic Rio Walking Tour
  • Favela tour and rainforest jeep excursion
  • Rio at night
  • Rio By Day – Corcovado, Christ Statue And Sugar Loaf With Lunch
  • Salvador da Bahia African Heritage City Tour Including Afro-Brazilian Museum With Lunch
  • Pelourinho Tour by Night

DEPOSIT INFORMATION:   Deposit due:  $300 due December 15 or upon booking.  50% must be on account by February 15, 2017.  All rates and deposits are per person.  Balance due: May 15, 2017.  Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.  Registration form required.  Checks, Money Orders, MasterCard and Visa accepted. Returned checks subject to $25 fee.  U.S. Passport must be valid 6 months beyond intended stay, and contain two blank visa pages.  Visa required for Brazil (approx. $160)

Rates per person:

Double occupancy:  $3150.00 per person
Triple occupancy:  $2950 per person
Single occupancy:  $3900 per person

 Insurance available and is highly recommended

 ALL TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS MADE BY COLESVILLE TRAVEL

 Cynthia Amin Hall
P.O. Box 4844
Silver Spring, MD 20914
Office:  301-989-1654
Fax:  301-989-8473
Email:  cindy@colesvilletravel.com
Website: www.colesvilletravel.com

 

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