This tour takes you to the most famous attraction in Rio: Christ The Redemeer! Tour starts with the pickup at your hotel and heads to the XIX century historical station to board the electric train on the way to the peak of the 710 meters high Corcovado mountain. There is where the statue of Christ The Redeemer was built, back in 1931 and today, is one of the new 7 Wonders of the world! After a 20 minutes ride through Tijuca National park, will arrive at the top just where the fantastic 30 meters high statue looks after and blesses the marvellous city, sharing an astonishing 360º view of Rio! Next stop are the colorful Selaron steps, the 1750 aqueduct and the Metropolitan Cathedral of São Sebastião of Rio de Janeiro (1972), at Lapa district. Tour continues to Cinelandia popular square, where the buildings of the National Library, the Museum of Fine Arts, the famous Municipal classic Theater and the city chamber exhibit a number of precious ecletic architectural styles. Then, tour returns to your hotel.
Option: quick stop at the food market where you have the chance to feel and try some of the brazilian flavors, like “caju”, “água de coco”, “tapioca, pastel”, “caldo de cana” and more…
- Duration: up to 4 hours.
- Includes: pick-up & dropoff, entrance fees, private guide and transportation.