Enjoy a thorough city tour of Rio de Janeiro. Ascend to the Christ the Redeemer statue early in the morning and be one of the first to see it. Walk down the Selaron Steps from Santa Tereza to Lapa, and take in the atmosphere as you walk downtown. Pass by landmarks such as the municipal theater, library, and museum. End your tour at Sugar Loaf mountain, admiring the magnificent views of the ocean and Rio de Janeiro. Your tour includes a professional guide and transport.
After hotel pickup, you will head to the Corcovado Mountain, driving through the Tijuca forest to visit Rio’s famous Christ the Redeemer statue. You will catch the forest van for the last 1.5 miles (2.5 kilometers) of the trip.
As you ride, your guide will explain the details of the Christ statue and you will spend about 35 to 40 minutes at the top. Then, you will
descend to downtown and explore the main sights there. You will first visit Lapa for 20 minutes including the Selaron Steps, a masterpiece made with tiles.
Then, you will pass by the Carioca Aqueduct and stop at the Metropolitan Cathedral. After your visit to the Cathedral, we do a short walk to the Cinelândia square. There You can take pictures of the remarkable buldings as the Municipal Theater, library, and Council House. Then you will board your vehicle and head to your last stop, the Sugar Loaf mountain. Here, you will spend approximately 1.5 hours.
You will be dropped back at your hotel afterwards.