Rio Private City Tour: Tijuca Forest + Corcovado & Christ Statue + Lapa & Santa Teresa + Sugar Loaf

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Kids looking at the beautiful view of Rio de Janeiro from the Corcovado Christ Redeemer
Kids looking at the beautiful view of Rio de Janeiro from the Corcovado Christ Redeemer
Amazing  view over Rio de Janeiro from the Christ the Redeemer statue on top of Corcovado mountain
Amazing view over Rio de Janeiro from the Christ the Redeemer statue on top of Corcovado mountain
Christ Redeemer at Corcovado Mountain
Christ Redeemer at Corcovado Mountain
Christ Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro
Christ Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro
Sugarloaf Cable Car
Sugarloaf Cable Car
Cable car approaching Sugarloaf Mountain
Cable car approaching Sugarloaf Mountain
Botanical Garden (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Botanical Garden (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Botanical Garden (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Botanical Garden (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Tijuca Forest National Park
Tijuca Forest National Park
Tijuca Forest Mountains in Rio de Janeiro
Tijuca Forest Mountains in Rio de Janeiro
Old-fashioned tram on the streets of Santa Teresa in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Old-fashioned tram on the streets of Santa Teresa in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Santa Teresa Neighborhood
Santa Teresa Neighborhood
Kids looking at the beautiful view of Rio de Janeiro from the Corcovado Christ Redeemer
Amazing  view over Rio de Janeiro from the Christ the Redeemer statue on top of Corcovado mountain
Christ Redeemer at Corcovado Mountain
Christ Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro
Sugarloaf Cable Car
Cable car approaching Sugarloaf Mountain
Botanical Garden (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Botanical Garden (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Tijuca Forest National Park
Tijuca Forest Mountains in Rio de Janeiro
Old-fashioned tram on the streets of Santa Teresa in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Santa Teresa Neighborhood
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What To Expect

See the best of Rio de Janeiro in one day. Discover Tijuca Forest National Park, skip the line at Corcovado and Christ the Redeemer Statue, visit downtown Rio, Santa Teresa and Lapa districts, skip the line at Sugar Loaf cable car and admire the views of Rio from the top of the Sugar Loaf!

Highlights

  • See Rio's top highlights in one day!

  • Explore Tijuca Forest National Park and admire the views over Rio from Vista Chinesa viewpoint

  • Skip the line to see Christ the Redeemer statue on top of Corcovado Mountain

  • Walk the charming streets of Santa Teresa, Lapa and Downtown rio districts

  • Skip the line and take a cable car ride up and down the Sugar Loaf

  • Private tour: it's only you and your professional tour guide!

Specifications

Type:
Tours in Rio de Janeiro
Departs From:
Rio de Janeiro
Meeting Point:
Hotel pick-up
Duration:
8 hours
Availability:
daily at 8:00 AM
Product Code:
7540
Voucher info:
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Description

You will be picked up at your hotel for a full-day city tour of Rio de Janeiro including Tijuca National Park, Corcovado and Christ the Redeemer Statue, downtown Rio's highlights, Santa Teresa and Lapa districts and Sugar Loaf.

You will start the day at Tijuca National Park, the largest urban tropical forest on earth and stop at the Vista Chinesa view point from where you'll enjoy spectacular views on Ipanema and Leblon beaches as well as Morro Dois Irmaos. Tijuca National Park's huge mountains covered with tropical vegetation that contrast with dramatic granite rocks form a unique background for the city.

Your tour guide will take you to Rio’s most famous landmark: Christ the Redeemer statue on top of Corcovado Mountain.

Avoid the line at the entrance with Skip the line tickets. This impressive 125 ft statue of the Christ has been elected as one of the New Seven Wonders of World. Admire the views considered as the best of Rio from the 360 degrees viewing platform located at the foot of the statue.

From there, you will go to Santa Teresa and Lapa. Enjoy some free time for lunch before exploring those charming and historical districts of Rio. Admire the famous Lapa Arches aqueduct and colourful Seleron steps. Santa Teresa and Lapa are famous for their lifestyle, culture, ancient architecture and tram line. You'll travel back in time with their hilly cobblestone streets and old buildings from the 19th century), interesting museums and Rio's last surviving tram line.

Head to downtown Rio and discover the conical Metropolitan Cathedral of Rio, Sao Bento Monastery, the Municipal Theater located in famous Cinelândia, the National Library of Brazil and much more!

There is no better place to end this wonderful day than at the Sugar Loaf!

Skip the line at the Sugar Loaf cable car and go up Morro da Urca where the first viewing platform is located. Then, take the second part of the cable car to go to the top of the Sugar Loaf. Up there you will enjoy one of the best views of Rio!

Take the cable car back to the sea level before beeing dropped off at your hotel.

Itinerary

  • 08:00 - Pick up at the hotel

  • Drive to Tijuca National Park

  • Visit of Tijuca National Park and Vista Chinesa viewpoint

  • Drive to Corcovado Mountain

  • Enjoy the views from Christ the Redeemer

  • Drive to Santa Teresa

  • Free time for lunch in Santa Teresa

  • Santa Teresa and Lapa Walking Tour

  • Drive to downtown Rio and visit of downtown Rio

  • Drive to the base of the Sugar Loaf

  • Cable car ride to the top of the Sugar Loaf

  • Enjoy the views from the top of the Sugar Loaf

  • Cable car ride back to the base of the Sugar Loaf

  • Return drive to hotel

Includes

  • Private tour

  • Hotel pick up and drop off

  • Transportation

  • Visit of Tijuca National Park

  • Skip the line tickets to Corcovado and Christ the Redeemer Statue

  • Santa Teresa and Lapa Walking Tour

  • Downtown Rio Tour

  • Skip the line tickets for the Sugar Loaf cable car

  • Personal insurance

Excludes

  • Meals and drinks

  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Children below 4 years old are free of charge.

  • We recommend you wear light clothes, hiking shoes or sneakers, sunscreen and repellent. We recommend you bring a back-pack, camera and extra money for food and drinks.

Cancellation Policy

  • 25% Cancellation Fee (75% reimbursement): 45 days prior to date of activity.
  • 50% Cancellation Fee (50% reimbursement): between 16 to 44 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 15 days or less prior to date of activity.

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