The beautiful Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro is an exciting place to be to welcome in the new year. Millions of people enjoy parties and fireworks, music and dancing, and one of the most popular places to be around midnight is on world famous Copacabana Beach. Many people celebrating new year in Rio dress in white, as is the custom, which is said to bring good fortune in the coming year.
Because Rio is such a popular place to be on January 31st, you should plan and book your new years in Rio package as far ahead as possible. Many tour companies can book almost a year ahead, and booking a package ensures that you will have every detail of the trip taken care of, including hotels, travel, meals and admission to parties. New year in Rio is a truly memorable experience.