Enjoy a private, flexible full-day comprehensive tour in Rio de Janeiro visiting Corcovado's Christ The Redeemer Statue, Maracanã and Sambódromo and Rio's downtown area with the Metropolitan Cathedral. Tour ends with a visit to the iconic Sugar Loaf.
What to Expect
Drive along the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon to the Corcovado Station after your guide / driver picks you up from your hotel. The ride to the base of the statue of Christ the Redeemer is by train (if available) or van, taking about 20 minutes through the Tijuca Forest and gives a preview of the wonderful landscape that's waiting for you. At Corcovado, you are greeted by the main monument of Brazil and a World Heritage Site, which introduces you to the city of Rio. The statue is 710 meters tall and from this viewpoint, you'll get a privileged view of the city. Enjoy the truly spectacular views of Rio and the surrounding countryside. Your guide will point out Guanabara bay, Niteroi, Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon, the Botanical garden, the Jockey Club and the Tijuca National Park, Further north, you’ll see Copacabana, Botafogo, Flamengo and the famous Sugar Loaf.
After the descent, we will continue the tour with an external view of the Maracana Stadium Mario Filho and the Sambadrome, a work by Oscar Niemeyer and stage of the most popular festival in Brazil. Afterwards, you will visit the Metropolitan Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro and Rio's downtown. In the afternoon, you will visit the Sugar Loaf. Located at the Urca neighborhood, it is one of the icons of the marvelous city of Rio. The cable car ride to the top of the mount happens in two stages: first at the boarding station to the Urca Mount (224 meters) and secondly from the Urca Mount to the top of Sugar Loaf (395 meters). This is where you'll have the most beautiful and panoramic view of the city of Rio de Janeiro. To end this great tour, we pass along the beaches of Ipanema, Leblon and Copacabana before delivering you back to the hotel.
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Entrance fees
- Professional driver/guide
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- Transport by comfortable air-conditioned Sedan or SUV
Know Before You Go
We will do our best to book access to the Corcovado by train (if not available, access will be by van)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat
Adult pricing applies to all travelers