2016 Olympics and Paralympics

The 2016 Olympics and Paralympics kick off in Rio de Janeiro in August 2016. The events will draw tens of thousands of Olympic fans to Brazil for the competition. The games will be played mainly in Rio de Janeiro but also in a few other Brazilian cities around the country.

If you are one of the U.S. citizens traveling to Brazil during the Olympics, the dedicated pages on our website may be of interest to you in planing your stay and during your visit. We have added special resources for travelers who need assistance or experience emergencies during the Olympics. Don’t forget to follow our special twitter account @USCitsBrazil