This city tour has it all--a ride along Rio's Guanabara Bay, Sugar Loaf, famous beaches, and the statue of Christ the Redeemer on top of the Corcovado mountain.
Your tour begins exploring the Christ Redeemer and Sugar Loaf, all in one day, with your transportation and a tour guide. The tour also includes a visit to the beaches of Leblon, Ipanema, Copacabana, stop at Selarón staircase, Metropolitan Cathedral, Sugar Loaf.It is also the opportunity to discover the charming district of Santa Teresa, home to a variety of shops selling local crafts and great bars. Lunch is optional. After boarding at the hotel, start your tour visiting the statue of Christ the Redeemer, one of the most famous landmarks in the world.Once at Corcovado you will enjoy the views over the city squeezed between the mountains and the sea. You will have plenty of time to spend here taking pictures. Then you embark on your vehicle and we will enjoy the beauty of the most famous beaches of Rio de Janeiro such as Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana. Then you will be taken to the lovely district of Santa Teresa, home to a variety of shops selling local crafts and great bars. You will make a stop here to visit the Ruins Park. After that, you will go to Selarón Steps, a world-famous staircase set of steps in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. They are the work of Chilean artist Jorge Selarón he called "my tribute to the Brazilian people. Then we will visit the Metropolitan Cathedral, pass by the Cinelandia Square where you can enjoy the architectural beauty of the Municipal Theatre, Pedro Ernesto Palace, National Library and Museum of Fine Arts.From there we will go one of the major highlights of a trip to Rio, the journey up Sugar Loaf. This famous mountain is reached by cable car at a height of 1,200 feet. Looking down on the city from Sugar Loaf, you'll see one of the most spectacular views in the world. This is an experience you'll never forget!What You'll Do • Drive through the Tijuca Rainforest • Go to the Christ the Redeemer statue on Corcovado Mountain • Stroll through the artistic neighborhood of Santa Teresa • See Chilean artist Jorge Selarón's ceramic steps • Ride the cable car to the summit of Sugar Loaf Mountain • Enjoy panoramic views of Guanabara Bay and CopacabanaYou'll return to Rio de Janeiro in the late afternoon and be transferred back to your hotel in the Rio de Janeiro.