Rio de Janeiro's Main Landmarks Private Full-Day Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Rio de Janeiro

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Visiting Rio? Enjoy an exciting  8 hour private tour. During your tour get useful tips on how to spend the rest of your time in Rio exploring it safely. See the highlights of the city like  Corcovado hill with the Christ , the Redeemer statue  Sugar Loaf complex, Downtown Rio. Or explore more exotic places with help from a local expert tour guide. Together you can decide where to go and how long to stay and make your day in Rio de Janeiro memorable, Come and let us show you this marvelous city.
Do you have only one day to see the highlights of Rio de Janeiro? Enjoy a 8 hours private tour that will cover famous 'must-see' places. You can visit the Christ the Redeemer Statue by train or van. This statue is the work of Brazilian Heitor da Silva Costa and Frenchman Paul Landowski and was inaugurated in 1931, after five years of construction. On the top of Corcovado Hill (710 meters in altitude), the statue is visible from everywhere, day and night, with its open arms, both protecting the city and welcoming the tourists.You can also drive through the main beaches in the South Zone of Rio ( Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana), visit Sugar Loaf Mountain by cable car, from where amazing views of Guanabara Bay can be appreciated, then see the historical Downtown area. You may also visit the São Bento Monastery and Candelária church and drive through the old streets to see the Fine Arts Museum, Municipal Theatre and the National Library. Finally, you can choose to visit the Metropolitan Cathedral, Selaron stair, Sambódromo (Carnival stadium) and Maracanã (soccer stadium).As this tour is customizable, you can arrange your tour however you want upon booking.

What’s included

  • Professional tour guide
  • Private vehicle
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Your entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities


  • Excellent value for money
  • Family friendly
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Small-group tour by minibus