Enjoy a private, flexible full-day tour of Rio de Janeiro, taking in 2 of its iconic landmarks at the Christ The Redeemer statue on Corcovado and riding the cable car up Sugar Loaf mountain. See the Maracanã and Sambódromo stadiums and more.
What to Expect
Start your private Rio de Janeiro adventure with a drive along the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon. Go to Corcovado Station and ride to the base of the Christ the Redeemer statue by train (if available) or minivan. Relax on the 20-minute ride through the Tijuca Forest, and get a preview of the wonderful landscape that awaits you.
Upon arrival at the top of Corcovado, get a meet and greet at the main monument of Brazil and marvel at the 710-meter statue of Christ with his arms outstretched. Enjoy unparalleled views of the city and surrounding countryside from Rio de Janeiro's most strategic viewpoint. Follow your guide as they point out Guanabara Bay, the city of Niteroi and other highlights, such as the Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon, the Botanical Garden, the Jockey Club and the Tijuca National Park. Look further towards Copacabana, Botafogo, Flamengo and the famous Sugar Loaf mountain.
Descend Corcovado and continue your tour with an external view of the Maracanã Stadium Mario Filho and the Sambódromo by Oscar Niemeyer. Visit the Metropolitan Cathedral and see downtown Rio de Janeiro before your afternoon trip to Sugar Loaf mountain. Head to the Urca neighborhood to ride the cable car to the top of the mountain in 2 stages.
Board the cable car to Urca Mount, 224 meters above sea level, and then continue to the top of Sugar Loaf mountain, 395 meters above sea level. Here, you will be rewarded with the most beautiful panoramic views of the city before you return via the beaches of Ipanema, Leblon and Copacabana en route to your hotel drop off.
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- Transportation by air-conditioned sedan or SUV
- Entrance fees
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
Know Before You Go
• All attempts will be made to book the train up Corcovado, but if unavailable you will travel by minivan
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat
• Adult pricing applies to all other travelers