Private tour

Rio de Janeiro: Niterói Day Trip

Rio de Janeiro: Niterói Day Trip

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Take a trip to the enchanting Niterói and discover for yourself why it's so popular. See incredible works of art and beautiful beaches as you tour this highlight of Rio, known as the city of smiles.

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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
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  • Savor the moment as you watch the sun set over unforgettable Niterói
  • Explore Niterói’s many attractions and see why it's named the city of smiles
  • Visit Niteroi's idyllic beaches and see why they’re so famous the world over
  • See the great architectural works designed by the celebrated Oscar Niemeyer
  • Journey to a military fortress and take in the incredible view over Guanabara
Full description

Explore the beauty and culture of Niterói as you visit exciting sights on this 8-hour guided tour. You’ll discover beautiful beaches, see works of architectural genius, and enjoy wonderful views over stunning landscapes.

From your hotel in Rio de Janeiro, you will be driven to the center of Niteroi where the tour begins. Here you will get to know the great architectural works designed by Niemeyer in the famous Caminho Niemeyer. And of course, you’ll see the Museum of Contemporary Art (ticket not included).

After this, it’s time to visit some of Niteroi's beautiful beaches and see for yourself why they’re so popular. Then it’s on to the military fortress of Santa Cruz, with its wonderful view over Guanabara Bay.

Finally, you’ll head to one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil, Itacoatiara, to enjoy an unforgettable sunset from the top of one of the mountains surrounding Niterói.

  • Guide
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Packed lunch
  • Passport or ID card, copy accepted

Product ID: 412014