1.1 million tourists will visit Rio de Janeiro at Carnival

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The city of Rio of Janeiro will receive to the tourist of the 24 of February to the 1 of March. | Photo: Reuters / Sergio Moraes

Riotur, the municipal body which manages the biggest party in Brazil, reported Thursday that in the city of Rio de Janeiro Hotels will be approximately 80 per cent of its capacity. “A little less than in previous years due to the increase of available beds as a result of the opening of new hotels this year, for the Olympics”, she said.
Plans of mobility for the Carnival began Thursday that comes with the closing of streets, while metro will operate 24 hours a day in the Central days of the Festival, said Riotur technicians.

#CarnaRio2017 from quinta (23/02), will be implemented as a um Transit Center no special scheme #FiqueLigado tds as alterações em here!

-Prefeitura do Rio (@Prefeitura_Rio) 16 February 2017 on the special device for the Sambadrome parades will be 200 medical professionals, 126 firefighters, 665 sweepers and 796 Municipal Guard agents.

GM-Rio vai atuar com 790 save not patrulhamento e bloqueios of transit do Sambadrome. #carnaval2017 pic.twitter.com/RLfz7IEBWO-saves Municipal River (@GMRio) 16 of February of 2017 also, the Court of Justice of the State of river, the police Civil, the body of surveillance health and the Coordinator special of diversity Sexual also sent technical to the Sambadrome during them days of them parades of the schools of samba.
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