Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Renowned for its spectacular carnival and iconic landmarks, and cradled between cascading mountains and the South Atlantic, Rio is among the most breathtaking harbour cities in the world.
In 2025, Queen Victoria will embark on an extraordinary voyage in South America. Join for this remarkable adventure, and soon find yourself paddling in the warm shallows of Caribbean Island seas, taking endless photos of Rio de Janeiro’s skyline or sampling exquisite steaks in Buenos Aires. Each day brings untold possibilities, whether you’re in port exploring a new destination, or on board revelling in all your Cunard Queen has to offer.
Sail roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale, FL, for a 52-night adventure. Visit iconic Rio de Janeiro, sail round the famous Cape Horn and make stops in the Caribbean for uninterrupted sun.
Discover South America on cruises of 17-85 nights, including departures from Fort Lauderdale. Soak up Brazil's carnival atmosphere and marvel at Chilean glaciers on your dream vacation.
Vibrant rainforest, icy glaciers and crumbling colonial towns. South America thrives with spirit, soul and passion. A continent abundant with natural wonder, where life beats to its own drum.
Colourful cuisine and fun-filled activities aren't just for visits to shore: on a Cunard cruise, your on board experience is sure to be just as magical. Read our articles for inspiration from on board and on shore, and start planning your future Cunard adventure.
Cunard guests visiting the pulsating, exhilarating Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro will find themselves in one of the most colorful, musical places in the world. With delicious cuisines, stunning scenery and its famous carnival atmosphere, Rio has new delights waiting around every corner.