Rio de Janeiro has an atmosphere all of its own. Famous for the most exuberant carnival in the world, the Mardi Gras, it pulsates with life whenever you go. With the Sugar Loaf and Corcovado mountains and that iconic statue as its backdrop, it is dramatic and unforgettable.
On your Rio de Janeiro cruise, throw yourself into the atmosphere, take a tour of the city, feast on Feijoãda with black beans, pork and rice, stop at a bar for caipirinhas, dance the samba until your body aches.
Take a trip on the Corcovado mountain train up to statue of Christ the Redeemer, then turn your eyes towards the view of the city and the sea, which is breath-taking. Back at sea level, those famous