Event Location : RIO, Brazil
Tour Code: TFOLY / BRA 1 - 2016
3-21 August 2016
TRACK & FIELD TOURS AT THE SUMMER GAMES
The Olympic Games’ in Rio is an attractive destination as the ideal opportunity to combine a great holiday with watching Athletics and the other Olympic sports too. Our staff and company have organised tours to every Olympic Games since 1988 with Track & Field Tours organising 300+ clients attending the last overseas Olympic Games event in Beijing in 2008. For the 2012 London Games Track & Field Tours represented several overseas groups in making arrangements for 1000+ sports fans to continue our long association with the world’s biggest carnival of sport.
Premium Event Packages inclusive of tickets with CoSport the BOA’s official ATR
For Rio we are working with CoSport the official British Olympic Accredited Ticket Reseller (ATR) to sell their Premium Event Packages inclusive of Athletics and other sports and ceremony tickets. By booking through us fans will be able to share their experience with other regular clients co-ordinated by us receiving the service that we have been successfully offering for so many decades. Details of deluxe hotel package options with tickets can be requested through Track & Field Tours and can be viewed on the CoSport Rio 2016 web-site – www.cosport.com
Rio Packages for the British & International Athletics community
We are also offering specific Rio Packages at tourist class hotels for durations from 4 up to 18 nights for fans that have secured their tickets already or can do so as members of the British Athletics Supporters Club, as officials, coaches and volunteers of British and England Athletics and athletes and friends and family of Team GB members.
Athletics tickets still available from official sources in all categories
These affordable packages, in the context of Rio, are also available to the wider international athletics and sports fans community.
Wherever the events are we are!
HOTEL PACKAGE OPTIONS
Our selection of 4* and 3*hotels are in Ipanema, Copacabana, and the Centro & Maracana areas of Rio
T&FT BASIC PACKAGES include:
Hotels on B&B basis and T&FT staff and management services
4* Hotel Package options for 3 nights
from £ 699 / USD 999 / EUR 899 per person
3* Hotel Package options for 3 nights
from £ 299 / USD 449 / EUR 399 per person
T&FT FULL PACKAGES include:
Hotel > Athletics stadium bus transportation, T&FT Rio Summer Games Supporters Pack, T&FT Athletics Events Guide & Daily Newsletters and T&FT Games Party
These services are available at extra cost
When making flight bookings the considerations are your preferred departure airport, the total travel time – depending upon whether the flights are direct or indirect – and whether you want to make any stopovers en route to / back from Rio: all of these issues influence the price.
Direct flights ex UK to Rio
With BA the only direct carrier their airfares have been expensive from when flights were launched and now on the post-Games dates some key dates are fully booked. For short durations avoiding these dates there is still availability
Direct flights with BA fares from £1469
Indirect flights ex UK to Rio
There are many permutations with services to Sao Paulo and onwards to Rio a popular option with Brazilian carrier TAM having the most flights. Other routings with other carriers are available too via European cities such as Madrid, Lisbon, Frankfurt and Paris.
Indirect flights with TAM via Sao Paulo fares from £999
Indirect flights with BA / Iberia via Madrid fares from £1099
Add-on Tours Flights in Brazil
Internal flights within Brazil are generally available at very reasonable supplements to international flights if booked through Brazilian carrier TAM.
Flights ex London to Rio and also Manaus for the Amazon & Iguassu Falls from £1249
ADD-ON TOUR OPTIONS
In travelling all the way to Rio careful planning can combine add-on tour options such as IGUASSU FALLS and the AMAZON such that the supplement to the return fares to Rio can be surprisingly good value especially if this means you avoid the main international long haul Games arrival and departure dates that are the main triggers to expensive fares. We are offering a choice of group of ad hoc add-on tour modules as pre- or post-event tours.
MANAUS & AMAZON incl. 5* IBEROSTAR Cruise
5 days/4 nights or 7 days/6 nights
Group Tour dates: 4 – 8 or 10 August or Ad Hoc dates on request
Fly into Manaus for 1 night in our chosen hotel before joining an Amazon cruise – 4 days / 3 nights from 5-8 August – to explore one of the natural ecological and landscape wonders of the world. Then spend up to 2 more nights back in our Manaus hotel base to enjoy the remarkable city in the jungle with additional optional sightseeing tours before heading off to Rio for the Games.
Single cabin / Single room £819 per person for 4 nights & £919 pp for 6 nights
Twin / Double cabin / room £689 per person for 4 nights & £749 pp for 6 nights
IGUASSU FALLS – BRAZIL & ARGENTINA 3 days / 2 nights
Group Tour dates: 22-24 August or Ad Hoc dates on request
For two days explore the astonishing falls from both the Brazilian & Argentine sides staying in a 4*hotel on HB basis. Airport transfers & complete sightseeing tours included.
Single room £ 549 per person Twin / Double room £429 per person
SAO PAULO & SALVADOR PACKAGES 3 days / 2 nights
Ad hoc dates on request
For both cities packages are based at a 4* hotel with sightseeing and airport transfers included.
Single room £ 299 per person Twin / Double room £199 per person