classic tour in Rio, what we call THE BEST OF RIO,
starts (after the hotel pick-up) in the direction
of the neighborhood of Cosume Velho, via the Lake
“Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas” and the tunnel
Rebouças, then we reach the station where the
travelers take a tram, going through the Tijuca Rainforest,
up to the hill of Corcovado, for visit of Rio’s
famous Christ Statue. (Note: The tram’s admission
fee & entry ticket are included).
stay on the top of the hill, beside the Christ Statue
will be 40 – 60min, watching the spectacular
view of the whole city, the Sugar Loaf, the Tijuca
Forest, the sea, etc. After going down the Corcovado
Mountain, the tour continues by bus and passes by
sites of interest (Sao Conrado & Pepino Beach,
etc), until we reach the pre-booked lunch restaurant.
Lunch (not beverage) is included as well.
lunch the tour continues, passing main attractions
like: Rio’s downtown, Sambódromo, Central
Bank Building, Campo de Santana, fast stop at the
Metropolitan Cathedral, Cinelândia with the
Municipal Theatre, National Library, Legislative Assembly
Building, Museum of beauty Arts, followed by Aterro
do Flamengo with the eminence of the Monument of dead
during the Second World War, the church of Outeiro
da Glória, Monumento of Estácio de Sá
and the Botafogo beach. Arriving the neigbourhood
of Urca, the travelers take the first cableway up
to the hill of Urca, then the second cableway to the
hill of Sugar Loaf. (Note: The admission fee/ticket
is included to the Sugar Loaf). Up on the hill, the
travelers have approximately one hour to enjoy the
view of the marvelous city, Guanabara bay, Copacabana
beach etc. The tour ends with passing the hotels.
The BEST IN RIO Tour departs DAILY, except
on Sundays and takes approx 8-hours.
The passengers will be picked-up from their hotel
in the morning, between 08:00am and 09:00am, depending
on the hotel location. Exact pick-up time will be
advised upon reconfirmation. The tour departs normally
from your hotel in Rio de Janeiro, but the pick-ups
are also available from the Cruise Ship Port.
# The service includes round trip transport, bilingual
guide service (English/Spanish/Portuguese), lunch
and admission tickets to places mentioned in the program
above. NO beverages are included, and gratuities are
# This tour must be booked at least 72 hours in advance
of your travel date
# Tours are not wheelchair accessible
# Infants aged less than 2 years are free of charge
# Children between 3 - 12 years have discount.