Getting to Rio

Rio de Janeiro – An Ideal Location

One of the major economic and cultural hubs of South America, the city of Rio de Janeiro sits at the heart of the Southeastern Region of Brazil. As a cosmopolitan metropolis, known worldwide for its scenic beauty and its natural resources, it provides a harmonious and agreeable environment, which combined with its infrastructure, makes Rio de Janeiro an ideal destination. For more information about Rio de Janerio click here.

Getting There Is Easy!

More than 230 domestic and international flights arrival and depart from Rio de Janeiro daily. All 24 major international airlines have flights directly linking Rio de Janeiro to more than 80 countries.

Visitors from some foreign countries will require a visa. Please allow up to 16 business days for your visa to process. Registration costs will not be refunded if you cannot attend the Conference due to being denied for a visa or receiving your visa late. Requirements for a tourist visa include: a passport valid for at least six months from the date of arrival, one passport size photograph and a round trip ticket.

For more extensive information on the visa process, please click here.

Italian Travel Agency
Alijet & Fargo International is the authorized Italian travel agency to collect and present to the department of Public Health in Rome, Italy, the application forms of all participants from Italy who will attend WISC 2014.