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Social Program

(to be confirmed)

Sunday – December 13, 2020 Registration 3 pm – 7 pm Windsor Barra Hotel – 1st Floor
Welcoming Reception 6 pm – 8 pm El Pardo room on 2nd Floor Windsor Barra Hotel
Monday – December 14, 2020 Registration 8:30 am – 4 pm Windsor Barra Hotel – 1st Floor
Tuesday – December 15, 2020 Registration 8:30 am – 4 pm Windsor Barra Hotel – 1st Floor
Wednesday – December 16, 2020 Registration 8:30 pm – 4 pm Windsor Barra Hotel – 1st Floor
Poster Session & Brunch 10 am – 12:30 pm Louvre room at Windsor Barra Hotel – 1st Floor (Sponsored by Anton-Paar)
Excursions (Full delegates and accompanying persons) 12:30 pm Windsor Barra Hotel – 1st Floor
BBQ Party 6 pm – 11 pm Olympic Golf Course (Sponsored by TA Instruments)
Thursday – December 17, 2020 Registration 8:30 pm – 4 pm Windsor Barra Hotel – 1st Floor
Pre-banquet Reception 7 pm- 8 pm Exhibition Hall
Conference Banquet 8 pm – 11 pm
Friday – December 18, 2020 Farewell lunch 1 pm – 2 pm (to be confirmed)

 

Tours included in Full Registration and Accompanying Persons

These tours will be on Wednesday Afternoon, and there will be a choice of 10 options


 

Half day Corcovado by train Tour

Corcovado Tour by train

 

To reach the top of Corcovado Mountain with 708 meters high, guests will cross the Tijuca Forest (one of the biggest urban forest in the world) by train, providing a memorable experience as well as great photo opportunities.

From the train terminal, access is via escalators or the 220 step stone stairway. Once at the top, guest will have the opportunity to testify the magnitude of the 38 meters tall monument, inaugurated in 1931. Clear sight, especially in the morning allows a spectacular view of the town southern districts of Leblon, Ipanema, Copacabana and Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon close to the Botanical Garden. Sugarloaf, Botafogo Bay, Niteroi Bridge and downtown area of Rio.

 

Duration: 04 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra at 13:45
Drop-off: Barbecue Party at 18:00 (estimated)

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Half day Sugarloaf Tour

Sugarloaf Tour

 

The Sugar Loaf is also a classic postcard of Rio and one of the most important symbols of Brazil. You take a cable car to go up the hill of Urca, then to the top of the Sugar Loaf to enjoy the view of the Guanabara Bay and its islands.

This climb takes place by cable car in two stages.

At first, a climb of 215 meters takes you to the top of the Urca hill. From here you can admire Guanabara Bay and its islands. You can also see the Rio-Niteroi Bridge and Corcovado Hill. Then you return to the cable car to travel the 395 meters that separate you from the summit. From here you have views of Copacabana Beach, Santa Cruz Fortress and Niteroi Beaches.

 

Duration: 04 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra at 13:45
Drop-off: Barbecue Party at18:00 (estimated)

 

 

 

 

  


 

Historical Olympic Boulevard City Tour

Rio Historical City Tour

 

This is a different and unique tour designed to discover the legends and stories woven through the narrow streets and old historical buildings of downtown Rio.

The tour includes a visit to many interesting points, such as: Praça XV, Arco do Teles, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil and Candelária Church. The tour will continue along Olympic Boulevard, that was the largest live site in the Olympic Games. For more than a month, the whole world lived with our athletes a historical moment of the sport, with a internal visit at Museum of Tomorrow and then make the last stop at the famous Kobra's mural.

 

Duration: 06 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra at 12:15
Drop-off: Barbecue Party at 18:30 (estimated)

 



 

 

 

  


 

Bike tour Barra da Tijuca Beach

Jeep 4x4 Tijuca forest and Maracanã

 

Tijuca Forest is the largest urban forest in the world, and besides visiting the forest, the guests will make a stop at the Chinese View Turret. During the tour, are usually seen animals such as monkeys, sloths and birds of the Brazilian fauna. Continuing the tour, guests will visit the Maracanã Stadium.

The tour in the Maracanã Stadium begins on the first level of the stadium in an honorary room with statues of legendary Brazilian football players such as Zico and Garrincha, the ball which Pelé scored his 1000th goal and the seat that Queen Elizabeth II sat in her visit to the stadium in 1968. Then to the press room, the VIP stand and the different seats and boxes. The tour offers a feeling of all the different vantage points and angles the fans would get during a game.

 

Duration: 04:30 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra at 13:15
Drop-off: Barbecue Party at 18:00 (estimated)

 

 


 

 


 

Jeep Corcovado Forest and Maracan Tour

Wild beaches and Casa do Pontal Museum by Jeep

There is a breathtaking world outside the hustle & bustle of the city, where the lush rainforest covered mountains meet the crystalline ocean waves. On this tour guests will explore a side of Rio that only locals know about.

This “Tropical Paradise” is located in the west part of Rio. Spending a half day with us, riding with the top down, breathing in all the sights and smells, this will absolutely melt your worries away.

Our tour makes its way to rediscover a small treasure: the Casa do Pontal Museum, a tourist and anthropological reference in Brazil and abroad.

 

Duration: 06:00 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra at 12:15
Drop-off: Barbecue Party at 18:30 (estimated)

 


 

 

 

 

 


 

Wild beaches trails and panoramic views

Guanabara Bay Tour

With 2 hours duration, the tour of Guanabara bay is a perfect option for those looking for navigation on the beautiful coast.

The tour will present Rio from another angle: from the sea to land. Guests will depart from the Pier of Marina da Gloria and then will pass by Flamengo, Botafogo, Urca, Sugar Loaf, São João Fortress, Lage Fortress, Niterói, the Contemporary Art Museum of Niteroi and the Rio-Niteroi Bridge, Cobras Island, Fiscal Island, Villegagnon Island. In our way returning to the Pier we will pass by the Modern Art Museum of Rio and the Monument to the dead soldiers of the Second World War.

*The sea route can be changed or canceled depending on the weather condition.

 

Duration: 04:00 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra at 13:45
Drop-off: Barbecue Party at 18:00 (estimated)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Rio seen from the sky

Golf Tour in Rio

The Olympic Golf Course, designed by the American architect Gil Hanse, is the only one in Latin America with an international level and covers an area of ​​1 million square meters.

The course has 18 holes and 09 holes with carefully maintained greens, rental carts, golf lessons, locker rooms and all necessary structure for large events.  

The field is the site that hosted the return of the golf mode - after 112 years - to the Olympic Games and left its legacy for the city of Rio de Janeiro. In addition to the Olympics, the field has hosted other tournaments such as the Brazilian Open and Rio de Janeiro State Open.

 

Duration: 03:00 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra Hotel at 14:45
Drop-off: Barbecue Party at 18:00 (estimated)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Rio seen from the sky

Beach Soccer & Volleyball

 

Have fun playing a beach volleyball and Football session at Barra da Tijuca beach in front of Windsor Barra Hotel.

No matter if is an experienced or amateur player, volleyball practice will be a time to relax and enjoy a group physical activity!

The soccer is a national passion and you can easily see locals playing soccer at the beach during the weekends or enjoying outside activities, where they can benefit from Rio’s nice weather.

The game can be played between members of the group allowing guests to learn tricks and awesome techniques. We will provide all the necessary equipment.

 

Abreu team will be at disposal on site from 12:30 to 16:00.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Rio seen from the sky

Bike Tour in Rio

 

A fun way to meet Rio is riding a bike and meet the famous beaches and monuments along the way.

Ride your bike along the nicest beaches of Rio, from Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon and thru the southwest zone beaches, such as: Ipanema, Leblon and Arpoador!

See Rio’s south end from a different perspective as you cycle, then discover why locals love hanging out in Rio’s great. Finish it up with at the famous Arpoador Rock with a coconut water.

Duration of approximately of 2 hours including time of stop in some monuments.

 

Duration: 04:00 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra Hotel at 13:45
Drop-off: Windsor Barra Hotel at 18:00 (estimated)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Rio seen from the sky

Radical Jungle Bike

 

A great opportunity to experience one of the Seven Wonders of the World as well as the world’s largest urban forest in a few hours time. Enjoy the ride on a scenic road across the Tijuca National Park.  Surrounded by the rainforest, you will rise above the bustle of the city and immerse yourself in the peaceful nature.

'What is the Rio Jungle Bike Tour like? The Tijuca National Park Mountain Bike Tour will take you cycling and getting to know a short stretch of the Rio 2016 Olympic Circuit, the Vista China lookout point, the Emperor's table to the Arpoador. The Tijuca National Park Mountain Bike Tour route has several climbs and descents and our Backup Van will always be available to pick you up in case you decide to want to ride a bike or get some rest

 

Duration: 04:00 hours (approximately) - Difficulty medium
Pick-up: Windsor Barra Hotel at 13:45
Drop-off: Windsor Barra Hotel at 18:00 (estimated)

 

 

 

 

 

Accompanying ToursPersons

These tours will be on Tuesday, and there will be a choice of 2 options


 

 

Rio seen from the sky

Rio’s downtown tour , Botanical Garden and H.Stern museum

 

This is a different and unique tour designed to give you a feel for the legends and stories woven through the narrow streets and old historical buildings of downtown Rio.

After visiting the Botanical Garden of Rio de Janeiro is one of the ten most important of its kind in the world, home to the rarest plant species of flora and other countries. Prince John who planted the first was named "Palma Mater" from which they came all the others that we see today on the site.

At Ipanema headquarters, not only is it possible to purchase rare jewelry and watches, but also to visit the H.Stern museum, accompanying the professionals of the house in the making of jewelry in stoning and jewelry workshops. The store also has a boutique with typical Brazilian craftsmanship.

 

Duration: 08:00 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra Hotel at 09:00
Drop-off: Windsor Barra Hotel at 17:00 (estimated)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Rio seen from the sky

Burle Marx , Casa do Pontal and Corcovado by Train

 

In the heart of Rio’s West Zone, site Burle Marx offers its 365 thousand square meters in a trip by beautiful gardens. The landscape brought together one of the most important collections of tropical and subtropical plants in the world, which has more than 3,500 species. The Casa do Pontal Museum is considered the country’s biggest and most significative museum of popular art. Its collection – the result of forty years of research and trips all over the Brazil by the French designer Jacques Van de Beuque.

To reach the top of Corcovado Mountain with 708 meters high, guests will cross the Tijuca Forest (one of the biggest urban forest in the world) by train, providing a memorable experience as well as great photo opportunities.

 

Duration: 08:00 hours (approximately)
Pick-up: Windsor Barra Hotel at 09:00
Drop-off: Windsor Barra Hotel at 17:00 (estimated)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Organization

SBR - Brazilian Society of Rheology

Abreu Events - Rio de Janeiro Office

For general information about the congress, including registration, please contact us at:
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Rua Lauro Muller, 116/cj. 905, 22299 - 906 Rio de Janeiro - RJ