South America Awards Ceremony 2008

21 October 2008 – Rio de Janeiro

South America


InterContinental Rio de Janeiro

There is limited availability therefore we recommend securing your booking as soon as possible. Attendees should book their accommodation directly with InterContinental Hotel Rio de Janeiro reservations department, quoting the World Travel Awards group.


Tel: +55 21 332 322 89
[email protected]

For any other enquiries or information please contact: [email protected]


From Intl. Airport take southeast to Red Line Highway go until Reboucas tunnel keep straight until Lagoa-Barra Ave. After the Zuzu Angel Tunnel second exit make right till traffic light. Go straight Acuarela Do Brasil Av. Hotel.


Tom Jobim International Airpor (GIG)
Distance 30 KM / 18.64 MI NORTH to Hotel
Taxi Charge (one way): $45.00
Time by taxi: 40 min

Santos Dumont (SDU)
Distance 25 KM / 15.53 MI SOUTH to Hotel
Taxi Charge (one way): $35.00
Time by taxi: 20 min

Downtown Information

Rio De Janeiro (0 KM / 0 MI)
Complimentary Area Shuttle within 28 KM of the hotel
Sugar Loaf Mountain (10 KM / 6.21 MI)
Christ the Redeemer (10 KM / 6.21 MI)
Copacabana, Ipanema and Barra Beaches (5 KM / 3.11 MI)
Botanical Gardens (8 KM / 4.97 MI)
Sao Conrado Fasion Mall (0.1 KM / 0.06 MI)
Rio Sul Shopping Center (15 KM / 9.32 MI)
Planetarium (4 KM / 2.49 MI)
Barra da Tijuca (5 KM / 3.11 MI)
Maracanã Stadium (14 KM / 8.7 MI)
Gavea Stone (2 KM / 1.24 MI)

For any other enquiries or information please contact: [email protected]

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