Brazilian capitals to enjoy New Year’s Eve


Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro

Watching the fireworks display from Copacabana Beach is the most famous New Year’s Eve cliché in Brazil. Each year, around 2 million people from several countries go to Rio to enjoy this spectacle and jump seven waves while making seven wishes. 

LATAM has international flights to Rio de Janeiro departing from Santiago, London and five other destinations.



Santa Catarina

One of the hottest destinations in Brazil to pop the champagne is the beach at Jurerê Internacional, located in the north of the island of Florianópolis. Electronic music is the soundtrack at the main parties, but there are other genres to liven up the first night of the year.

LATAM has flights to Florianópolis departing from Brasília, São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.




No other city knows more about celebrations than Salvador. The capital of Carnaval is home to a huge party, with a stage at Praça Visconde de Cayru, across from Mercado Modelo, as well as gatherings on beaches and at such tourist attractions as the Pelourinho.  

LATAM has flights to Salvador, Bahia, departing from Rio de Janeiro and six other destinations in Brazil.




Frevo and maracatu are the soundtrack to New Year’s Eve parties in Recife, at Praia de Boa Viagem, and in Olinda, at Praia de Casa Caiada. These traditional music genres from Pernambuco are combined with other cultural manifestations to welcome the New Year. 

LATAM has flights to Recife departing from Brasília, São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Fortaleza.




Twelve hours of celebrations, shows, open bar and food. This is what Celebration, one of the biggest private parties in Brazil, is promising. Famous axé and sertanejo artists will perform on the beach sands until 10 a.m. on January 1.

LATAM has flights to Maceió departing from Brasília, São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.