I have join the 2006 Rio Carnival but my accommodation is very far from downtown.
Anybody has try the public locker service in Rio.
Does GIG international Airport provide locker service.
I will take Varig flight and the route like this
Can I ask the airline to keep my luggage during the Carnival period?
The Varig will not keep your stuf during that period, but you can find good locker service in the Airport.
The are other palces but I do not know if it is safe.
I found that In Brazil the most lockers are from Americanlocker. you can see the lockers in www.americanlocker.com.
You can finf it in the most Airport and Bus Station
Rio de Janeiro international airport
Company phone 55 21 3398 3141
They have 2 system
1 – You can leave your bag with then without any locker, they just keep your bag. The price is US$ 3,00 per day for one big bag.
2 – You have can rent from 1 to 90 day a locker for US$ 2,50 per day.
Main Bus station
You have can rent from 1 to 90 day a locker for US$ 2,50 per day.
There is another option that you can rent a space 1,5x1,5 m2 for US$ 70,00 per month with total insurance value US$ 600,00
http://www.guardatudo.com.br/ site in portugues
I am trying to find this system in Rio but I could not yet.