Experience the origins of some of the worlds most fascinating festivals and celebrations. Learn and discover the traditions of these countries, whilst rubbing shoulders with the locals, become emerged with the whole community. 

  • The Carnival in Rio de Janeiro is one of the biggest carnivals in the world with two million people per day on the streets. The first festivals of Rio date back to 1723.
  • India is the country with the biggest number of religious and cultural festivals. 
  • Kumbh Mela is the world’s biggest religious festival. Its is held every 12 years at the conjunction of two rivers.  Pilgrims symbolically wash off their sins in a two-month-long festival.  
  • China hosts the largest International ice and snow festival in the world. 

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