Rio de Janeiro is the Wonderful City. Knowing this beauty requires a very complete itinerary and we have the best option to spend a day full of experiences.
On our walk you can visit the Christ the Redeemer, one of the new seven wonders of the modern world, located 713 meters above the renowned Cerro Corcovado.
You will also get to know the famous Sugar Loaf, traveling in its cable car also known as the "Sugar Loaf Bondinho". You will appreciate incredible views of the city during a 1400 meter trip between the hills of Babilonia and Urca.
Our tour also includes other nearby tourist spots such as the São Sebastião Metropolitan Cathedral, designed by Edgar de Oliveira da Fonseca. Inspired by the pyramids of Central America, you will be surprised to see how their stained glass windows project light onto the Greek cross from ceiling to floor.
You will also pass through the Arcos de Lapa, the Carioca aqueduct inaugurated in 1750. Since 1896 it has served as a route to the famous and picturesque "bondinho de Santa Teresa", a traditional electric tram that ascends towards the Santa Teresa neighborhood.
You will get to know the Selarón Stairs, a staircase located in the Santa Teresa neighborhood. It became famous thanks to the plastic artist Jorge Selarón, author of this living and mutant work of art. Clad in ceramic pieces of different shapes, sizes and colors, this striking attraction is constantly undergoing renovation.
You will also visit the well-known Sambadrome, one of the largest spaces built for large outdoor events. It is the place where the famous Rio Carnival parades are held.
You will also enjoy a delicious free buffet lunch.
On the excursion you will visit the Christ the Redeemer, the bondinho of the Pão de Açúcar, which offers one of the most beautiful views of the Carioca capital. We will also visit: Arcos de Lapa, Metropolitan Cathedral, Maracana Stadium, Sambadrome and Selaron Climbing that are included in the journey as well as a delicious lunch at Appetito Restaurant in Copacabana.
The Pick Up includes hotels located in the following areas: Copacabana, Leme and Ipanema.
Passengers located in other areas must present themselves at the following meeting points:
Sofitel Ipanema Hotel (Av. Vieira Souto, 460 - Ipanema): for passengers staying in Barra da Tijuca, Recreio, São Conrado, Jacarepaguá, Leblon, Jardim Botanico.
Botafogo Praia Shopping (Praia de Botafogo, 400): for passengers staying in Botafogo.
Hotel Novo Mundo (Rua Praia de Flamengo 20): for passengers staying in Flamengo, Laranjeiras, Rio Comprido, Gloria, Catete, Gamoba, Centro, Santo Cristo, Santa Teresa, Maracana, Tijuca.
At the end of the excursion, passengers will be left at their respective hotels or at the indicated meeting point.
Bring sunscreen. Clear clothes and cap. Camera or cell phone. Don't carry objects that prevent light traffic on the excursion.
The excursion could undergo changes due to weather conditions, special dates, holidays and events.
The Maracanã stadium closes when there is a game or event.
During the carnival period and when there is a special event, visiting the Sambódromo is not possible.
Due to the particular characteristics of this activity, it is not suitable for people with reduced mobility and people in wheelchairs.