Rio de Janeiro Helicopter Flight from Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon

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What To Expect

Fly over the not to be missed sights of Rio de Janeiro such as Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon beautiful beaches, the Christ Redeemer statue and the Sugar Loaf


  • A unique way of seeing beautiful Rio de Janeiro

  • See all of the sights of the city from the sky

  • Take fantastic photographs of Copacabana, Ipanema and the Christ Redeemer

  • Embark on a unforgettable Helicopter Flight over Rio de Janeiro from Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon


Tours around Rio
Departs From:
Rio de Janeiro
Meeting Point:
Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas - Av. Borges de Medeiros
7, 9 or 12 minutes
daily at 9:00 AM
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Choose one of the three Helicopter Flight options over Rio de Janeiro.

All the flights depart from the heliport located at Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon.

The 7 minutes Helicopter Flight over Rio de Janeiro Beaches and the Sugar Loaf takes you from Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon to to famous Copacabana and Ipanema beaches. You will have great views of the Sugar Loaf.

The 9 minutes Helicopter Flight over Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden, Tijuca Rainforest and the Christ Redeemer is a great option for those who want to see more of this incredible city from the sky. Fly over the Botanical Garden on your way to the Christ Redeemer. See the beautiful gardens from above. At the Christ Redeemer the pilot will take 360 degree turn above the statue to make sure everyone on board has great pictures! See impressive Tijuca forest before heading to Copacabana and Ipanema beaches.

Select the 12 minutes Flight over all the Sights for a truly amazing experience. The pilot takes you from Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon to Ipanema and Copacabana beaches. Then fly over the Christ Redeemer statue and impressive Tijuca rainforest. Continue to Leblon and Red Beach, Praia Vermelha in Portuguese, just next to the Sugar Loaf.


  • 7, 9 or 12 minutes Helicopter Flight over Rio de Janeiro depending on option selected


  • Transportation to the meeting point at Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon

  • Food and drinks

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal expenses

Please Note

  • The heliport is located at Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon. The address is Av. Borges de Medeiros - Lagoa.

  • Flights operate from 09:00 to 17:30

  • It is not possible to book a schedule in advance. Flights are first come first served

  • Flights operate with a minimum of 4 persons on board. In the unlikely event that the minimum is not reached a full refund will be issued

  • The tour may be rescheduled or cancelled if weather conditions are preventing the helicopter from flying

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 8 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 20% Cancellation Fee (80% reimbursement): between 4 to 7 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 3 days or less prior to date of activity.

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