Samba Experiences in Rio

If you’re looking for the best things to do in Rio de Janeiro after the sun sets, join one of our Samba Experience.


Group Samba Class

One Hour Samba Experience

Group or private

We teach you how to dance the samba with one hour of Samba crash course. Our team of Brazilian instructors is ready to make you have fun and learn how to dance at the same time. We are located in the heart of Copacabana or Ipanema.

Even if you have two left feet, no problem. That class is for everyone. 

We are located in Copacabana or Ipanema. Just wait for a confirmation email before showing up to our studio.

Mon, Tue, Thr, and Fri at 7 pm

It depends on how many people and the day of the week. We always try to put everyone on the same day and time.

Contact us for more information.

Around R$90 reais or USD 20 dollars

Feel free to wear comfortable casual clothing.

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Ladies having a samba class with Patrick
Our samba instructor Helio teaching how hands move on samba

Class + Night Tour

One-hour class


Samba Night Tour

Live Samba Band

This Samba experience is very interesting so you can have a one-hour samba class and afterward, you take private transportation with your instructor and go to a samba club with a live band. Easy, Safe, and Fun!

We are located in Copacabana or Ipanema. Just wait for a confirmation email before showing up to our studio.

  • One hour group samba class
  • Transportation to the club
  • Tour Guide
  • Tickets to the club
  • Live samba band

R$200,00 Reais USD 40 dollars

Casual clothes 

Usually, our tour starts at 7.00 pm. You arrive at our studio by yourself and after one hour of dance class, we get private transportation to enjoy a great night in Rio.

You will have our tour guide with you for 3 hours. Tickets to the club are included and on the way back you choose what time and our guide help you to find transportation back so you can have a great samba experience with us.

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Samba Class (Morning / Afternoon)

Have a samba experience during the daytime in Rio. We have carnival costumes for you to try and take pictures of.

One hour of Samba Crash Course

Try a carnival samba costume


We will send all details after booking

 USD 25

Samba class morning
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Three ladies with samba costume

Want to know when this experience is available?

Rio Samba Dancer is a partner with one of the main samba schools and we have some spots for everyone who is interested in participating in the carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro. 

How is it work?

  1. We send pictures of costumes and you choose your favorite
  2. You provide some information like shoe size and shirt size
  3. The day you arrive in Rio we send you the costume
  4. You participate on carnival parade
  • Carnival Costume
  • Tour Guide
  • Samba Class
  • Dance on the parade for one hour with on top samba schools
  • Transportation  round trip

17th to 22nd February 2023

Around USD 400

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Carnival Behind the Scenes

That samba experience is to see what happen behind the carnival parade

Incredible tour inside of one of the best Samba Schools, this samba experience you will be able to see behind the scenes of the carnival in Rio. You will see the universe of samba schools, how they create costumes, floats, and of course, have an opportunity to try a carnival costume. Are you ready for that experience?


  • Tour Guide
  • Carnival experience
  • Try a costume
  • Short samba class

Book here

Around USD20

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Behind the scenes - Carnival in Rio
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Samba Dancers and Samba Band at your event!

Have some fun with Rio Samba Dancer

Take Rio Samba Dancer to your event in Rio de Janeiro. Make your party fun and cultural with samba dancers (dress up like a carnival) and (or) Samba Band with drums.

You can hire as many dancers as you like.

Depends on the size of the event. Contact us for price options.

Anybody who is interested in making a special event in Rio. Bachelorette parties, Corporate events etc etc.

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Choose your Experience and have fun!

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