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Ginga Tropical

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Brazil is home to 36 music and dance styles, from Capoeira to Samba to Forro to dozens of others. This richness in folclore is probably Brazil's biggest contribution to World culture. Ginga Tropical's goal is to showcase these jewels, so within 90...more
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Rua Conde Bernadotte 26 | Teatro Leblon - Sala Fernanda Montenegro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22430-200, Brazil
(21) 3588-6857
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth to go. Show start from 9-11pm. Highly recommeded .located at leblon. enjoy the max for the show and dance..

Thank xiuling910
Reviewed August 27, 2018

In a rather small theatre, a lot of dancers and musicians give an aperçu of the brazilian music and dances from different parts to the country. Very good performers. I liked the capoeira dancers and the cuica solo. Even if it's a bit for tourists,...More

Thank Eric C
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This trip was sold by our tour company as a "spectacular" Samba show. Whilst it was colourful with some good displays of folklore dances throughout Brazil I felt very disappointed. The theatre is tired. You were seated on a first come first served basis. They...More

2  Thank Diamond2904
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Just loved the show and seeing all the different cultures and regions of Brazil. Dancing was great and my son got up on stage on the final act with the whole cast. Put this on your list of things to do and you will not...More

1  Thank Kathyfm1
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

When we arrived I was not to impressed but when the show started it was amazing, the carnival dancers and the capoeira was amazing and the best I have seen. The dancers were friendly and we all learnt to dance samba

1  Thank Kevin Y
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Not quite what we were expecting It was more of a history lesson with some great dancing and superb gymnastics in parts . The venue is no longer in the Marriott but an old cinema / theatre with the seating unchanged. Limited drinks available served...More

1  Thank debbie d
Reviewed April 29, 2018

A highlight! The show is beautiful. Located in the Marriott hotel at Copacabana beach Ginga Tropical provides a small and therefore personal show. Beginning with a samba lesson and then a wide variety of the most beautiful dances! They are wearing the most beautiful costumes....More

Thank Ties H
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

It is a beautiful Performance with talented Musicians and amazing Dancers. The Costumes are beatutiful colored and over all the atmosphere is good Vibe!! We had a lovely time! Don’t miss it

Thank pousadatagomago
Reviewed April 7, 2018

If you have not seen Samba dance, you have not been in Rio !! Yes, I will recommend this show for everyone who comes to Rio. Of course, during Carnival week it would be the best scenario. But for those who visit on the other...More

Thank cheerful71
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful show with talented performers and wonderful costumes! A sample of what you could see at the famous Rio carnaval. The interaction with the public was lovely, and sharing the stage with the performers, at the end of the show, was just amazing! Highly recommended...More

1  Thank Hala D
Flávia D, Gerente de relações com clientes at Ginga Tropical, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

We are very happy with your comment. Ginga Tropical want to show the best of Folklore in Brasil!

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In addition to being one of the most upscale
neighbourhoods in the city, Leblon is charming,
elegant and simple. This posh area has some of the
most famous and expensive restaurants in Brazil, along
with some of the city’s best nightlife (including some
places open all night). One of the best places to
visit is the beach, located under the impressive
“Morro Dois Irmãos” (Two Brothers Hill). It’s a
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Helen M
March 16, 2016|
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Response from Carmelo S | Reviewed this property |
You can get the tickets online or at the hotel. The show is less than 1/2 an hour from your hotel. The show is about 1 1/2 hours long. Very good show, I recommend it.