With 81 days to Rio 2016 Olympics, the excitements are high and many travelers all around the world are planning a dream trip to witness the most thrilling games of all times. If you’re one of them, let us begin by warning you about something. Planning a trip for the Olympics can be a challenging task.
Rio is a wonderful destination to visit. No matter what time of the year you head there, it’s always be happening and buzzing with life. Whether it is the Rio Carnival or the 2016 Olympics, you’re destined to have the time of your life!
Here is a helpful guide to plan your trip for the 2016 Olympics in Rio!
Naturally, all of us making our way to Rio for the Olympics games would like to score the tickets for the best events. With so many tourists from all around the world along with Brazilians, this can often become a challenging task.
However, waiting to get this done until the last minute is possibly the worst travel mistake you could make. Tickets would run out faster than you expect, and it’s best to purchase them now. This can be done from the official website. Once the tickets appear to be sold out from there, there are plenty of third parties in several countries that would sell these tickets. However, this can be a huge gamble and you should be very careful in purchasing them.
There are still can chances that you might not get the tickets you had wished for. It’s still worth being part of the stadium celebrations and make the most out of the Olympic days!
There are many travelers around the world who would make the mistake of getting their flights booked once they get the visa. By the time your visa arrives, the ticket prices are going to soar miserably. This is because it is likely to be the peak time of visiting Rio.
For some countries such are U.S.A and Japan, Brazil has waived off the visa requirements completely. The best time to be in the city is the first two days of the opening ceremony. This is where you can potentially get an attractive airfare. Alternatively, you can also get to Rio earlier than the Rio 2016 Olympics. This is a wonderful way to beat the crowds and explore the surroundings. Don’t forget that Brazil has a lot to offer to the tourists, other than the superb games!
Naturally with the hotels filling up faster than anything, accommodation can be a huge worry for the travelers, especially the frugal ones. From boutique styled hotels to the budgeted ones, you’ll find plenty of options in Rio. It’s best to explore your options completely. If you can manage to score a hotel upgrade, this would be a great way of saving on your travels!
Since Rio is going to be extremely busy during the Olympic season, Airbnb is an excellent option for the international tourists. This is because they’ve partnered with Rio 2016 Olympics, giving everyone a chance to find accommodation within their budget.
The crowds will be never ending and witnessing the famous attractions of Rio can become a real challenge during the Olympics season. Be prepared for the worst in this scenario.
When you’re done with the bookings and can’t contain the excitement, it’s best to utilize these days to search about Rio in the best possible manner. Learning the local language and studying the map can be extremely helpful because this helps you to get to know the city in a much better way. Prepare your itinerary carefully so that you don’t end up getting disappointed at any time!