Will you be doing tourism Rio de Janeiro during the days of Carnival 2013? Do you already have your ticket? If you are interested in attending for the first time or in going one more time to the parades at the SambadromeMarques de Sapucaí, the main in Rio de Janeiro, you will probably be interested in knowing that Rio Carnival tickets are already for sale.
The service and sales center Liesaput sale about 100 boxes with capacity for up to six people in rows C and D for the different days of the parade of the special group of escolas do samba, known as Grupo Especial. These boxes are known as “frisas” and are characterized by being close to the general seats, are located in sectors 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10 and 11, and have prices ranging from R $ 3,800.00 to R $ 5,100.00. In U.S. dollars this equates to a range of 2100 to 2830, and in euros from 1660 to 2225.
Even if you did not request tickets in advance before the deadline, the purchase has currently been open to the general public. Tickets can be purchased directly at the central office Liesa at number 25 in the Rua da Alfândega, in stores B and C of the Center of Rio de Janeiro during bank hours of operation. You must pay in cash.
If you are not currently in Rio de Janeiro and come from another country or another state in Brazil, you can purchase over the phone by calling the Liesa Central Office between 10am and 4pm, local time, at phone number (21) 2233-8151.
The sale of individual seats and special stands for Special Group parades in the 2012th edition of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro Carnival began this past Tuesday. The sale takes place by telephone, as in recent years, allowing those interested to buy their tickets in greater comfort and safety. In the table below we offer detailed information on the amount of tickets available in each category and their respective costs, as well as phone numbers to purchase these tickets.
The big news of the year are the special stands, built in the space formerly occupied by the old boxes of Sector 2. The new modules, with prices similar to those of special stands located in front, on the odd side, are the numbers 2, 4, 6 and 8. The former sector 4 is now the sector 10. The old sector 6, popular grandstand, is now the sector 12.
Ticket sales for Saturday’s parade of champions will take place on January 30th through the same electronic system operated by telephone. Tickets for the popular stands in sectors 12 and 13 will be sold on the 8th of February, also by electronic system, but will be available especially for residents of Rio de Janeiro, with area code 21. The payment will take place on February 11 in the Sambadrome, between 9 and 15 hours.
If you are in Rio de Janeiro at this time and you want to buy phone, you must then use a phone with area code 21. Since last January 10 at 9 am, this service is open, it will keep running until tickets are sold out. To use this service:
For more information contact the Central LIESA de Atendimento e Vendas located on the Rua da Alfândega, 25 – lojas B and C, in the city center of Rio de Janeiro by calling (21) 2233-8151 or visiting their website http://liesa.globo.com /.
Hurry to book your tickets and then… enjoy the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro!