Reveillon in Rio de Janeiro

New year's eve in Rio de Janeiro

June 21, 2006

A wonderful night

Reveillon The highlight of New Year's Eve in Rio is the spectacular firework display on the Copacabana Beach. Seeing 2,000,000 people all dressed in white along the beach, which is filled with candles, is unforgettable. Many 'cariocas' also make floral offerings to Yemanja, the goddess of the sea.

ReveillonLight, colour and music. A giant beach party celebrates the turn of the year, when Rio in all the splendour of its summer high season becomes one of the most enchanting spots in the world.

ReveillonChristmas festivities stretch through to Twelfth Night, featuring a wide variety of shows and parties. Hotel facades and streets form a gaily-decorated backdrop to open-air events that change from summer to summer, in step with the vibrant Rio lifestyle.

Hope and wishes

Reveillon New Year's Eve is the high spot, an explosion of gaiety and hope spiced with Afro beach rituals. Thousands of people welcome New Year on the beach, tossing flowers into the waves that carry their wishes for the future, while greeting the New Year with a massive midnight fireworks display.

An unforgettable spectacle that lights up the twelve months ahead.

Make your reservation for the New Year's Eve in Copacabana beach.