Brazil 2024

MELANIN VOYAGE IS HEADING TO Brazil!

DATES: October 22-28, 2024

A cultural experience of a lifetime where we will explore Afro-Brazilian culture, and amazing South American delicacies and enjoy all the nightlife and music that Brazil has to offer, this one is a must-do if you've never been to Brazil or if you're due for a return trip. 

*Passport & Negative COVID-19 Test Required*
EXTREMELY LIMITED REGISTRATION
15 Slots Available For This Experience
TRIP TYPE & ACTIVITY LEVEL:
 
ADVENTURE | HIGH-ENERGY

 

Don't miss out on this experience in Brazil with Melanin Voyage!

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RIO DE JANERIO

THE
DESTINATION

 

RIO DE JANERIO
 

You'll soon start to understand why Rio de Janeiro has been called the Wonderful City, or Magnificent City, for over a century. It's inspired artists and composers from all over the world. The city's unique beauty, rich culture, and geographical diversity with mountains, tropical forests, and stunning beaches provide the perfect setting for adventurous travelers. Explore the local culture, be active, taste the local cuisine, and experience the arts. There's a lot to see and do here.

What's INCLUDED

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6 Nights in Rio De Janerio  (4-5-Star Resort)

Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort (or similar)

Description of accommodations. 

Private Transfer To/From Accommodations Upon Arrival

Enjoy a private transfer from the airport or hotel to your accommodations. When you travel with us, we want to make sure you arrive in style.

VIP Travel Concierge

From airport transfers to hands-on service at your destination, a travel concierge is there to assist every step of the way.

CHRIST THE REDEEMER TOUR

Visit the Christ the Redeemer statue, where a tour guide will offer you a unique perspective of Rio. From the top of Corcovado, this statue of Jesus Christ is one of the city’s most iconic features and can be seen from wherever you are in the city. The views from here are truly wonderful and we recommend spending some time exploring this spectacular location.

SUGARLOAF MOUNTAIN TOUR 

Take a once-in-a-lifetime tour of Sugarloaf mountain in Rio, with views of the city skyline and beaches. Enjoy a narrated ride to the highest point of this mountain.

Private Luxury Welcome Dinner 

Bond with your newly-found travel fam for the first time during our private dinner. Feast on a specially curated menu to get the experience started right! Dine in a tropical paradise while local Balinese dancers and tantalizing drummers perform. This show will provide you with a feel for what the traditional Balinese culture is like!

Daily Breakfast

Set the tone for your day with a delicious, healthy, and nutritious breakfast. The resort's daily breakfast will power you up, keep you going and give you the right energy boost to take on the day ahead.

Photography Package (Images Delivered Daily)

If you didn’t take a picture it didn’t happen, right? Our lead photographer will be there every step of the way to capture the moments during your experience so you don't have to! Images will be delivered daily via our online secure photo-sharing platform so that you can make your family and friends jelly back home with your fire vacation pics! Don't spend your time holding up a camera when we have a professional there to capture your once-in-a-lifetime experience for you. 

 

Melanin Voyage Travel Box

Every experience receives a travel box in the mail with goodies from us. This box is going to get you super excited to be heading to Bali with us. This experience is one of a kind. Think ULTRA EXCLUSIVE merch! 

 

Neon Catamaran Party

Come aboard the neon-themed catamaran for a private party with ample food and an open bar. Enjoy an evening of fun and excitement at sea as you cruise through beautiful Rio.

Dedicated Private Group Chat 

Get to know your future travel fam prior to your trip with a private group chat with all the attendees participating in the experience. Make plans, coordinate outings, and more in the chat.​

What's NOT INCLUDED

International Flights To/From GIG
(AIRPORT CODE:   Galeão International Airport)

International flights are not included in this experience. ​If you need assistance with booking a flight to and from Brazil, please email booking@mvexperiences.com. The best airport to depart from will be LAX. Secure your flights today by using Airfordable and pay for your flight over time. Receive $25 off your next booking here.

Travel Insurance 
Travel insurance is not included in your investment. You may purchase travel insurance for an additional fee (on your own accord), which will cover unforeseen cancellations, delays, death and dismemberment, loss of luggage, personal liability, and medical costs.

Anything Not Mentioned Above

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ITINERARY

DAY 1.

Departure

DEPARTURE: LAX

The day you've been waiting for is finally here! We're heading to Brazil! Our team will be departing from LAX (Los Angeles International Airport) and heading to paradise to meet you upon arrival! (You can choose to depart from your desired departure airport). Once you arrive in Brazil the next day, we will have a VIP transfer awaiting you to take you to your first resort of our stay in Rio. 

The rest of the evening is at leisure.

DAY 2.

Rest and Relaxation

DAY AT LEISURE

I'm sure you have a little jetlag, so enjoy your first day in Brazil at leisure. Enjoy a luxury welcome dinner towards the evening time. 

DAY 3.

Explore

MORNING:  AT LEISURE

EVENING: EXPLORE COPACABANA

Take the afternoon and explore Copacabana. There are stalls on almost all the streets selling clothing items, souvenirs as well as food. There are plenty of bars and restaurants to grab lunch or dinner.

 

If you keep walking to the beach you can walk along the boardwalk that runs parallel to the beach. You can walk for the whole length of the beach with mountains on either side! You can get snacks, beach blankets, shirts, drinks and so much more.

DAY 4.

See The Sights

MORNING: CHRIST THE REDEEMER

AFTERNOON: SUGARLOAF MOUNTAIN

EVENING: AT LEISURE

Today we hit the ground running to see some very popular attractions in Rio. Christ The Redeemer and Sugarloaf Mountain. These are two of the must-do things in Rio!

After this tour, your day is at leisure. 

DAY 5.

Rest and Relaxation

DAY AT LEISURE

Feel free to explore Rio on your own or meet up with some of your new travel family. Enjoy some time at a spa or lounge by the resort pool. The day is yours to seize.

DAY 6.

Catamaran Vibes

 
NEON-THEMED BOAT PARTY

 

There is no party like a Melanin Voyage boat party. Join us on an enchanting journey filled with music, dancing, food, drink, and the best company.

DAY 7.

Departure

 

DEPARTURE BACK TO THE US

Unfortunately, it's time to depart back to the US. Make sure you always keep us in your heart and travel soul. We will see you at the next MV experience. 

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EXPERIENCE INVESTMENT

Payments

During registration, payment dates will be listed on the check-out page. All payments will be on autopay and will withdraw from your account on the listed days on your checkout page.

Installment Options

12 PAYMENTS/MONTHLY OR 24 PAYMENTS/BI-WEEKLY

We have single & double occupancy options for this experience.

AIR & LAND

DOUBLE OCCUPANCY

 

DEPOSIT: $199 per person

 

About This Option: 

 A double occupancy room means that you will share a room with another person of the same gender. This can be done in a twin or double bed format (or a king/queen-sized bed if you are a couple). The other amenities are similar, including food and drink availability, a private bathroom, and a daily cleaning service.

 

This option includes an ECONOMY FLIGHT to and from the designated departure airport with an option to upgrade after booking.

Are you traveling solo? Choose this option to be paired with another solo traveler for the experience and pay a double occupancy rate!

INVESTMENT PRICING PER PERSON:

DOUBLE Occupancy

$3,750 per person

PAYMENTS:

Dates will be listed during registration.

LAND-ONLY

DOUBLE OCCUPANCY

 

DEPOSIT: $199 per person

 

About This Option: 

 A double occupancy room means that you will share a room with another person of the same gender. This can be done in a twin or double bed format (or a king/queen-sized bed if you are a couple). The other amenities are similar, including food and drink availability, a private bathroom, and a daily cleaning service. 

Are you traveling solo? Choose this option to be paired with another solo traveler for the experience and pay a double occupancy rate!

INVESTMENT PRICING PER PERSON:

DOUBLE Occupancy

$2,750 per person

PAYMENTS:

Dates will be listed during registration.

AIR & LAND

SINGLE OCCUPANCY

 

DEPOSIT: $199 per person

 

About This Option: 

 A single occupancy room means that you will have a private room that is restricted to only one person. You will enjoy the comfort of having your own space to stretch out in, or to have some privacy.

 

This option includes an ECONOMY FLIGHT to and from the designated departure airport with an option to upgrade after booking.

 

INVESTMENT PRICING PER PERSON:

SINGLE Occupancy

$4,100 per person

PAYMENTS:

Dates will be listed during registration.

LAND-ONLY

SINGLE OCCUPANCY

 

DEPOSIT: $199 per person

 

About This Option: 

 A single occupancy room means that you will have a private room that is restricted to only one person. You will enjoy the comfort of having your own space to stretch out in, or to have some privacy.

INVESTMENT PRICING PER PERSON:

SINGLE Occupancy

$3,100 per person

PAYMENTS:

Dates will be listed during registration.

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ROOMMATE MATCH PROGRAM

So, you're ready to travel the world but you don't have anyone to do it with? 

 

Here at Melanin Voyage, we understand that traveling solo can be a little unnerving! We have the perfect anecdote! Register for a double occupancy option and we will pair you with the perfect room companion! We will release a survey prior to departure to get a feel for the personalities and needs of our attendees and match you with the best match possible! This has been tried and proven that you will leave with a forever friend! Don’t hesitate and register today!

 
How many times have we decided to plan a trip and the following happens: 

A. You plan the trip, your friends agree, and then BAIL on you at the last minute
B. You want to travel the world,  but you don't have anyone to do it with
C. You have the time off, but none of your family or friends can match your travel lifestyle.

Our Roommate Matching Program is just the thing you need to make the following issues a thing of the past. Here at Melanin Voyage, we believe that EVERYONE should have the opportunity to travel the world, even if they do not have someone to travel with.

 

After you register, head over to THIS PAGE to submit your roommate match request! It's that easy!

DON'T WAIT TO REGISTER! SPOTS GO FAST!
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NEXT STEPS

Secure Your Experience & Your Investment

Travel insurance is still HIGHLY RECOMMENDED even if you obtain purchase protection for an additional fee. If you are participating in our roommate matching program, please complete our roommate matching request here.  

 

If the date has passed, your deposit or payments may fluctuate to catch up with the payment cycle and may DIFFER from the investment pricing listed above.
Our Referral Program
We officially have a new referral program! For every person you refer to register for an experience, you can/will receive $100.00 off your experience investment!
Check out the details of our new program HERE.

 

ALL INDIVIDUALS MUST REGISTER SEPARATELY! 

 

Payments and due dates are as listed during checkout. All payments will be on autopay and will automatically withdraw on the dates listed during checkout. A travel disclosure and photography release are REQUIRED to be signed to proceed with registration for your experience. If the experience is not open for registration, we have either hit capacity or late registration has closed. To proceed with the registration, click the “register” button below and it will take you to our registration portal. Please read our FAQ for registration HERE if you have any questions or email us!

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