Enjoy a private full-day trip from Rio to the Imperial City of Petropolis. Visit the Imperial Museum, admire the architecture of the Gothic Cathedral of St. Peter of Alcantara and the Palace of Quitandinha, and visit the home of the father of aviation.
What to Expect
Discover the stunning city of Petropolis on this private full-day tour from Rio de Janeiro.
Built and founded by Don Peter II in 1843, Petropolis is located only 1 hour from de city of Rio de Janeiro, among the forested hills of the Serra dos Orgãos. Upon arrival in the quaint city, visit the fascinating Imperial Museum, and admire the collection of priceless artifacts from the royal family. Continue the tour to the house of the father of aviation, Santos Dummond, who invented the world’s first functional airplane.
For some spectacular architecture, visit the Gothic Cathedral of St. Peter of Alcantara and the classic Palace of Quitandinha, and then begin your journey back to Rio de Janeiro.
- Private transportation