Rio de Janeiro is known for the largest Carnival in the world. Inherent in this celebration is the samba. Other dances intrinsic to the Carioca culture are forró, Brazilian funk music, and axé. Dance classes are offered throughout Rio to help visitors better know and experience the local culture.
You will learn the Brazilian rhythms, samba de gafieira, samba no pé, and forró at Casa da Dança - Carlinhos de Jesus, the most famous dance school in Rio.