Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf Mountain Tour in Rio

Tours & Sightseeing in Rio de Janeiro

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Enjoy a small-group tour to Christ the Redeemer statue early in the morning and then enjoy stunning views from Sugar Loaf Mountain. Your tour includes transport and a professional guide.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Copacabana BeachAfter the pick-up we will start the tour from Copacabana Beach, one of the most famous beach in the world.Pass By: Botafogo BeachBotafogo is a beachfront neighbourhood in Rio de Janeiro. It is a mostly upper middle class and small commerce community, and is located between the hills of Mundo Novo, Dona Marta (which separates it from Laranjeiras) and São João (which separates it from Copacabana). Pass By: Guanabara PalaceThe official residence of the State GovernorPass By: Tijuca National ParkThe Tijuca Forest (Portuguese: Floresta da Tijuca) is a tropical rainforest in the city of Rio de Janeiro covering an area of roughly 32 km² (12.4 mi²). The tour will reach Tijuca Forest with a stop at Paineiras to board the official vehicles of the National Park Authority to be able to reach the top of the Corcovado Hill where The Christ The Redeemer Statue is located.Stop At: Corcovado Christ the RedeemerFrom the top of Corcovado Hill you will be able to admire The Christ of the Redeemer statue, which has 38m in height and was made of reinforced concrete clad in a mosaic of thousands of triangular soapstone tiles, and also will have a chance to see some of the most beautiful views of the city.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Mirante Dona MartaOnly in case of poor visibility on the summit of the Corcovado, we will make an alternative stop at Mirante Dona Marta which offers one of the most incredible views of the city, guaranteeing the title of one of the most visited tourist attractions in Rio de Janeiro. From there, you can see the Sugar Loaf Mountain, the Cristo Redentor, the Maracanã, the Guanabara Bay and the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon.Duration: 25 minutesPass By: Boticario SquareThe Largo do Boticário (Apothecary's Square) is a square in the Cosme Velho neighbourhood of the city of Rio de Janeiro. The area is characterised by large, neo-colonial houses and Atlantic Forest vegetation.Stop At: Sugarloaf MountainWe will travel to the top in two steps by cable car. The first will take you to Urca Hill, at the height of 220 meters above sea level where you already will have great views from Baia de Guanabara. From there, after enjoying the views for a bit, will take the second cable car all the way to the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain, 396 meters above sea level. From up there, you will have a chance to see the most breathtaking views of Rio de Janeiro and will definitely understand why everyone says that Rio is “The wonderful city”Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Ipanema BeachIpanema is a neighborhood located in the South Zone, between Leblon and Arpoador. The beach at Ipanema became known internationally with the popularity of the bossa nova jazz song, "The Girl from Ipanema" ("Garota de Ipanema"), written by Antônio Carlos Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes.Pass By: Leblon BeachSeparated from its more famous neighbour, Ipanema, by a narrow canal, Leblon is one of the most exclusive neighbourhoods in Rio, and accommodation here comes at a price.

What’s included

  • Hotel pick up and drop off - selected hotels in Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana
  • Transportation in a Deluxe Van with driver
  • Bilingual certificated tour guide
  • Entry/Admission - Corcovado Christ the Redeemer

What’s not included

  • Drinks and Food
  • Entry/Admission - Sugarloaf Mountain

Highlights

  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Separate driver ensures your guides full attention throughout the day
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