Activities

Day Trips & Excursions

Petrópolis Full-Day Guided Tour from Rio de Janeiro

Spend a day at Petrópolis, a mountainside retreat that once served as a summer getaway for Brazil's royalty. On this guided tour, wander through the treasures of the Imperial Museum and then visit the burial place of Dom Pedro II and his family. Marvel at the Crystal Palace, built as an extravagant gift to Princess Isabel. Upgrade with a stop at Cervejaria Bohemia, where you’ll be wowed by the factory’s high-tech and interactive exhibits. Learn all about the history and science behind beer and taste Bohemia’s end result — a cold, rich lager.
$59
10 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Rio de Janeiro to Petropolis Full-Day Trip with Crystal Palace

Dive into a piece of Brazilian history on this full day tour to Petrópolis from Rio de Janeiro. Learn about the history and heritage of this city and visit the famous attractions, including the Dom Pedro II Summer Residence, Imperial Museum, Crystal Palace, Santos Dumont House and Tereza Street.
$67
7 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Private Petropolis Day Tour from Rio de Janeiro

Come on a fantastic, approximately 8-hour, private day tour to Petropolis from Rio de Janeiro. Your group of up to 4 people will meet with your guide when picked up from your hotel to see sites such as the Imperial Museum, the Cathedral and Crystal Palace. This tour can be customized to your liking as it is your own private tour.
$199
8 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Rio de Janeiro: Full day tour to Petropolis with museum

FD Petropolis with Museum (8h)Known as the Imperial City, Petropolis, 60 km from Rio, revives in their homes, squares and flowery streets the heyday of the Brazilian Empire. Designed by Dom Pedro II and built by Germans settlers, the city enchants visitors not only with the architecture, but also with the Landscape in the valleys around the city, where nature is preserved in good part.
$60
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Day tour of Petropolis including the Imperial Museum and Crystal Palace

Come and discover the historic Imperial city of Brazil. A tour of Petropolis combines a mixture of historical and cultural experiences, and a chance to see the charming Imperial architecture set and nestled within exuberant mountain range.
$52
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Full-Day Imperial Museum and Wax Museum of Petrópolis Tour

The Imperial Museum has the main collection of the country relative to the Brazilian empire, in particular the so-called Second Reign, period ruled by d. Pedro II. There are about 300 thousand museum, archival and bibliographical items available to researchers and others interested in knowing a little more about the subject. The Wax Museum of Petrópolis is the first in Brazil with international artistic standards of hyper-realism, in which national and international personalities are portrayed to perfection. The sculptures exhibited in the MC are produced by American and English studios. They perfectly portray the texture of the skin, hair, and even the eyes of the characters. All were produced in full size.
$173
8 hours
Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Wax Museum Admission Ticket

The Wax Museum of Petrópolis is the first in Brazil with international artistic standards of hyper-realism, in which national and international personalities are portrayed to perfection.
$18
3 hours
Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Imperial Museum Admission Ticket

The Imperial Museum has the main collection of the country relative to the Brazilian empire, in particular the so-called Second Reign, period ruled by d. Pedro II. There are about 300 thousand museum, archival and bibliographical items available to researchers and others interested in knowing a little more about the subject. When entering, people with bags, backpacks etc. they should be left in the luggage compartment, which provides convenience in the visit and prevents accidents with the public and the collection. It is also necessary to store cameras and camcorders, because to preserve the collection and improve the flow of visitation, it is not allowed to photograph or film inside the palace.Besides the palace, the Imperial Museum has other areas of visitation: the Hall of the Battle of Campo Grande; the Pavilhão das Vaturas; and the Pátio Lourenço Luiz Lacombe.
$5
4 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Day Trip to Petropolis from Rio

Visit the historic city of Petrópolis, former home to Brazil's royal family and vacation spot to Rio's wealthy elite - just 1 hour from of Rio de Janeiro! Your guide will pick you up and drive you to Petropolis from your apartment or hotel in Rio. Once there, you'll begin your marvelous day exploring one of Brazil's most historic cities.Petropolis Tour Highlights: Visit the Imperial Museum - the former retreat of the royal family Explore the impressive Catedral de São Pedro de Alcântara, which houses the tombs of Dom Pedro II, Dona Teresa and their daughter Princess Isabel. Visit the beautiful Palácio de Cristal that was built in France for Princess Isabel. Enjoy lunch at the Cervejaria Bohemia, the brewery of Brazil's most famous beer See the Museu Casa de Santos Dumont, the summer residence of Alberto Santos Dumont
$499
9 hours