Sambadrome Marques de Sapucai


Site of the famous Rio Carnival parades, the Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí is a 700 metre long street flanked by grandstands and VIP boxes. From the start of the year until Carnival week, technical rehearsals (Ensaios Técnicos) free to the public are held on Saturday and Sunday evenings, with 2-3 teams performing per session. At the end of the track there is the Samba Museum under the arches of Apotheosis Square, tracing the history of Carnival in Rio and the evolution of Samba traditions.



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Sambadrome Marques de Sapucai and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Old Cathedral

Old Cathedral(2.4 km)
The Old Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro is an 18th century church dedicated to Our Lady of Mount Carmel, that served as the cathedral of Rio de Janeiro from 1808 until 1976.

Santa Teresa

Santa Teresa(1.8 km)
Santa Teresa is a hill-side neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, known for its winding, narrow alleys lined with 19th – 20th century mansions of the wealthy.

Flamengo Park

Flamengo Park(2.6 km)
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Gloria Church

Gloria Church(2.5 km)
Gloria Church, also known as Outeira da Gloria, is a small but interesting church built in 1739 atop Gloria Hill that was visible to arriving sailors sailing into Guanabara Bay.

Glória Inlet

Glória Inlet(2.6 km)
Gloria Inlet is a beautiful spot for a stroll along the bank of Guanabara Bay.

Tiradentes Palace

Tiradentes Palace(2.5 km)
The magnificent Tiradentes Palace is the seat of the Legislative Assembly of the State of Rio de Janeiro.

National Museum of Fine Arts

National Museum of Fine Arts(2.1 km)
Modeled on the Louvre in Paris, the National Museum of Fine Arts in Rio de Janeiro houses an important collection of Brazilian art.

Tram Museum

Tram Museum(1.5 km)
The small Tram Museum has photos of and artifacts from the glory days when trams were all over Rio, including some models of old tramcars and lots of electrical equipment.

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