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Sunset Experience - Christ The Redeemer, Cathedral, Selarón Steps and Sugarloaf at Sunset - From Barra da Tijuca Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available
Sunset Experience - Christ The Redeemer, Cathedral, Selarón Steps and Sugarloaf at Sunset - From Barra da Tijuca

Sunset Experience - Christ The Redeemer, Cathedral, Selarón Steps and Sugarloaf at Sunset - From Barra da Tijuca

Spend an amazing afternoon visiting the best of Rio: Christ The Redeemer, Metropolitan Cathedral, Selarón Steps, and finishing by sunset at the Sugarloaf Mountain. Includes roundtrip transportation.

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • All entrance fees included 
  • Hotel pickup included in West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) and South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon)
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Languages offered in activity/tour: English, Spanish, Portuguese - other languages upon request

ITINERARY

Spend an afternoon visiting Rio's most incredible sights on a tour that shows off the great views and grand attractions around Guanabara Bay. Your guide brings you to all prime landmarks - Christ The RedeemerMetropolitan CathedralSelarón Steps, and Sugarloaf Mountain - along with vantage points on the mountains that stand over the city's most famous scenery.

The tour begins with a ride from your hotel to Corcovado, the 2,329-foot-tall (710-m) mountain famous for the colossal statue of Christ the Redeemer - one of the New Seven Wonders of the World - at its summit. After the drive through the Tijuca Forest that covers most of the mountain, admire the wonderful landscape around you from a viewpoint at the statue's feet.

Next, your guide takes you to the iconic Metropolitan Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro and the Selarón Steps, whose vivid colors take on a warm glow in the evening sun. Finish with a cable car ride to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain, where you get one of the city's most beautiful panoramic views and a chance to admire the sunset before you head back to your hotel.


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  • Hotels - no Hostels or B&B - in Rio de Janeiro's West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) and South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon)
  • Please contact the company responsible for the tour to confirm the pickup time


INCLUSIONS

  • Guided half-day city tour of Rio de Janeiro via air-conditioned van
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entrance fees to the Christ Statue and Sugarloaf Cable Car
  • Professional guide with live tour commentary in English, Spanish & Portuguese - other languages upon request
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from hotels in West Zone (Barra da Tijuca)
  • Comfortable air-conditioned van with maximum capacity of 19 passengers


EXCLUSIONS

  • Food and Drinks (available for purchase at the attractions)
  • Gratuities (optional)


ADDITIONAL INFO

  • Ages considered for: Adult – 11 years and up; Child – 5-10 years; Infant 0-4 years (not occupying).
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Please inform your hotel to arrange your pickup.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary, provided they do not occupy a seat.
  • Adult pricing applies to all travellers.
  • Maximum group size is 19 people.
  • This tour operates rain or shine.
  • Roundtrip transportation available from West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) and South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon) hotels via air-conditioned van. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.


CANCELLATION POLICY

  • At least 1 calendar day in advance, full refund.
  • No refunds for cancellations on the day of the tour.
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  • Duration : 6 Hours (approx.)
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Full Day in Rio - Christ the Redeemer by van, Sugarloaf, Maracanã, Sambadrome, Selarón, and Lunch at Steakhouse - From Barra da Tijuca

Full Day in Rio - Christ the Redeemer by van, Sugarloaf, Maracanã, Sambadrome, Selarón, and Lunch at Steakhouse - From Barra da Tijuca

Visit all the must-see attractions in a single day: Christ The Redeemer Statue, Sugarloaf Mountain, Selarón Steps, Maracanã Stadium, Sambadrome, Metropolitan Cathedral, and lunch at Brazilian steakhouse. Includes roundtrip transportation.

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HIGHLIGHTS


ITINERARY

Spend a full day soaking up the sights of Rio de Janeiro during a city tour. Begin with a trip to see the Christ the Redeemer Statue atop Corcovado Mountain, followed by a panoramic visit to the Maracanã stadium and additional stops at the Sambódromo (Sambadrome), the Metropolitan Cathedral, and the Selarón Steps. After lunch at a steakhouse, ride the cable cars up Sugarloaf Mountain.

Get picked up from your Rio hotel and drive up to the Christ the Redeemer Statue - one of the New Seven Wonders of the World - on top of Corcovado Mountain. The drive is short and beautiful, traveling through the Tijuca Forest before opening up to incredible views of the entire city.

Once you're back at sea level, drive past the legendary Maracanã soccer stadium and head to Sambódromo, the location of Rio's exciting Carnaval. Pay a visit to the distinctive Metropolitan Cathedral, a modern structure that takes influence from Mayan pyramids. Check out the brightly colored tiles of the world-famous Selarón Steps, one of Rio's most distinctive landmarks. Then head to a local steakhouse to sit down to a delicious barbecue lunch.

After lunch, make a final trip to Sugarloaf Mountain, located in the Urca neighborhood. Ride a series of 2 cable cars en route to the summit, first arriving at Urca Hill, and then continuing to the top of Sugarloaf, reaching a height of 1,295 feet (395 m). Conclude the tour with an exquisitely beautiful panorama of Rio de Janeiro.


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INCLUSIONS

  • Guided full-day city tour of Rio de Janeiro via air-conditioned van
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entrance fees
  • Barbecue buffet lunch at Brazilian steakhouse
  • Professional guide with live tour commentary in English, Spanish & Portuguese - other languages upon request
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from hotels in West Zone (Barra da Tijuca)
  • Click here for the same tour pickup in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon)
  • Comfortable air-conditioned van with maximum capacity of 19 passengers


EXCLUSIONS

  • Drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities (optional)


ADDITIONAL INFO

  • Ages considered for: Adult – 11 years and up; Child – 5-10 years; Infant 0-4 years (not occupying).
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Please inform your hotel to arrange your pickup.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary, provided they do not occupy a seat.
  • Adult pricing applies to all travellers.
  • Maximum group size is 19 people.
  • This tour operates rain or shine.
  • Roundtrip transportation available from West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) hotels via air-conditioned van. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
  • Click here for the same tour pickup in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon)

CANCELLATION POLICY

  • At least 1 calendar day in advance, full refund.
  • No refunds for cancellations on the day of the tour.

QUESTIONS

Please use one of the contacts below in case you have a question or an emergency.---------------------

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  • Duration : 8 Hours (approx.)
From BRL R$390.00

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Rio by Night Folklore Show Ginga Tropical - from Barra da Tijuca × Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available × × Book Now Available
Rio by Night Folklore Show Ginga Tropical - from Barra da Tijuca

Rio by Night Folklore Show Ginga Tropical - from Barra da Tijuca

The best Samba Show in Rio de Janeiro. Also features other typical Brazilian dances such as Capoeira, Forró & Lambada. Includes Samba Class for Beginners. No minimum age required. From Barra da Tijuca.

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HIGHLIGHTS


DESCRIPTION

Enjoy a 2-hour multicultural show with a lot of joy and energy, gathering on stage various expressions of Brazil!

The Ginga Tropical show will take you to know Brazil through music, dance, and live performance, far from the cultural stigmas and sensual connotations. Witness the beauty of the people of Brazil from the northern-most region to the southern-most. Watch as joyful artists combine Frevo, Capoeira, Lambada, and many other folklore manifestations of the continent-sized country. At the end of the show, the cast will invite you to samba with them on stage in a Carnival-inspired finale. A night to remember and celebrate!


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INCLUSIONS


EXCLUSIONS

  • Food and drinks


ADDITIONAL INFO

  • Ages considered for: Adult – 11 years and up; Child – 5-10 years; Infant 0-4 years (not occupying).
  • Shows every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.
  • No minimum age required to attend the show.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary.
  • Children between 5 and 11 years old have reduced rate.
  • Roundtrip transportation available from West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) hotels.
  • For the same tour from the South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme), CLICK HERE
  • Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.


CANCELLATION POLICY

  • At least 1 calendar days in advance, there is no cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations on the day and no shows will be charged a 100% cancellation fee.
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  • Duration : 3 Hours (approx.)
From BRL R$360.00

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Carnaval Experience - Behind the Scenes of Rio’s Carnival in the City of Samba - from Barra da Tijuca × × × × × × ×
Carnaval Experience - Behind the Scenes of Rio’s Carnival in the City of Samba - from Barra da Tijuca

Carnaval Experience - Behind the Scenes of Rio’s Carnival in the City of Samba - from Barra da Tijuca

Go behind the scenes to know the universe of a samba school, showing the process of creation of the show and the birth of Samba and Rio’s Carnival.

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Tours from Monday to Saturday with minimum of 2 adult passengers
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off included in hotels from West Zone (Barra da Tijuca)
  • For the same tour from the South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme), CLICK HERE
  • Entrance to the City of Samba and Grande Rio Samba Factory included
  • Costumes to wear and photograph included
  • Basic samba class included
  • Welcome drink included – caipirinha, juice, or water
  • Local specialized tour guide (on site only)
  • Languages offered on activity/tour: English and Portuguese - other languages upon request
  • Immediate confirmation


DESCRIPTION

Experience the creation of Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival from an insider’s perspective: visit the City of Samba, enter the Grande Rio’s Samba Factory, learn about the history of Samba and Carnival parades, understand the production of floats and costumes, and feel the samba fever with an authentic carnival costume, a samba class, and a Brazilian welcome drink!

You will enter the City of Samba, a specially designed warehouse complex used by the most important samba schools in Rio de Janeiro to build and house the elaborate floats and costumes.

Then go inside the Samba Factory of Grande Rio and be greeted by a tour guide to see the secrets that are revealed only during the Carnival parade: the production of floats and costumes. You will understand the concepts and work involved during the creation process.

Enter the colorful exhibition room and learn about the history of Samba and Carnival parades with images and videos.

Get into the Carnival mood and choose one of the many authentic Carnival costumes available to dress and photograph. Learn the basic Samba steps with an expert and end your tour tasting the “Samba flavour” with the typical Brazilian cocktail, the caipirinha. Your samba fever will be complete!

The Rio de Janeiro Carnival is one of the major events of the city, attracting people from all areas in Brazil and around the world to experience this passion. It involves the work of thousands of professionals year-round to sustain this party: musicians, choreographers, dancers, artisans, samba masters and producers.

The Carnaval Experience is a socially-based tour program from Pimpolhos of Grande Rio, a youth samba school and an NGO dedicated to promote social interaction and educate through the culture of carnival. The Carnaval Experience is a social activity that contributes to the maintenance of future carnivals.


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INCLUSIONS

  • Guided tour with transportation via air-conditioned van (tour guide available on site only)
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entrance fees to the City of Samba and Grande Rio’s Samba Factory
  • Costumes to wear and photograph
  • Basic samba class
  • Welcome drink – caipirinha, juice, or water
  • Professional guide with live tour commentary in English and Portuguese - other languages upon request
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from hotels in West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) hotels
  • For the same tour from the South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme), CLICK HERE
  • Comfortable air-conditioned van with maximum capacity of 19 passengers


EXCLUSIONS

  • Food
  • Gratuities (optional)


ADDITIONAL INFO

  • Ages considered for: Adult – 11 years and up; Child – 5-10 years; Infant 0-4 years (not occupying).
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Please inform your hotel to arrange your pickup.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary, provided they do not occupy a seat.
  • This tour operates rain or shine.
  • Roundtrip transportation available from West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) hotels via air-conditioned van. 
  • For the same tour from the South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme), CLICK HERE
  • Please inform your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.


CANCELLATION POLICY

  • At least 1 calendar days in advance, there is no cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations on the day and no shows will be charged a 100% cancellation fee.

QUESTIONS

Please use one of the contacts below in case you have a question or an emergency.

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  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
From BRL R$200.00

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One Day in Niterói - Niemeyer Pathway, Contemporary Art Museum, Guanabara Bay Beaches, Santa Cruz Fort & Parque da Cidade - from Barra da Tijuca × Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available
One Day in Niterói - Niemeyer Pathway, Contemporary Art Museum, Guanabara Bay Beaches, Santa Cruz Fort & Parque da Cidade - from Barra da Tijuca

One Day in Niterói - Niemeyer Pathway, Contemporary Art Museum, Guanabara Bay Beaches, Santa Cruz Fort & Parque da Cidade - from Barra da Tijuca

Visit the best of NIterói in a single day: Niemeyer Pathway, Contemporary Art Museum (MAC), Guanabara Bay Beaches, Santa Cruz Fort and finish with a panoramic view from the Parque da Cidade (City Park). Transportation and lunch included.

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HIGHLIGHTS


ITINERARY

Visit the best of NIterói in a single day: Niemeyer Pathway, Contemporary Art Museum (MAC), Guanabara Bay Beaches, Santa Cruz Fort and finish with a panoramic view from the Parque da Cidade (City Park).

Discover the beauties of Niterói, the charming and lesser known side of Guanabara Bay, in a full-day tour. Leaving Rio de Janeiro, drive across Rio-Niterói Bridge, the largest reinforced concrete bridge in the Southern Hemisphere.

Visit the Niemeyer Pathway, the architectural complex composed of the Teatro Popular (Popular Theater), the Roberto Silveira Memorial, and the Niemeyer Foundation building, all signed by Oscar Niemeyer, Brazil's most famous architect.

Up next, admire the façade and pay a visit at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MAC), the famous round and futuristic structure overlooking the Guanabara Bay, also designed by Oscar Niemeyer.

Stroll along the waterfront areas along the Guanabara Bay beaches, passing through Icaraí, São Francisco, Charitas, Jurujuba and Adam and Eve beaches.

Enjoy the lunch break in front of the São Francisco beach, one of the city's most famous culinary centers.

After passing by all the bay beaches, arrive at the Santa Cruz Fort. Notice the other side of the entrance of the Guanabara Bay, the main route of arrival to the cities of Rio de Janeiro and Niterói until mid-20th century.

Finally, head up to the peak of Parque da Cidade (City Park), 270m (885 ft) high, and enjoy a complete panoramic view of Niterói: the ocean beaches to the left and the beaches of Guanabara Bay to the right. At the same angle, you can also see Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf, the two most famous points in the mountain range that gave Rio de Janeiro the title of UNESCO World Heritage title as Urban Cultural Landscape. Return by the waterfront path back to your hotel.


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INCLUSIONS


EXCLUSIONS

  • Drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities (optional)

ADDITIONAL INFO

  • Ages considered for: Adult – 11 years and up; Child – 5-10 years; Infant 0-4 years (not occupying).
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Please inform your hotel to arrange your pickup.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary, provided they do not occupy a seat.
  • Adult pricing applies to all travellers.
  • Maximum group size is 19 people.
  • This tour operates rain or shine.
  • Roundtrip transportation available from Rio de Janeiro's West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) hotels via air-conditioned van. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
  • For the same tour from the Rio de Janeiro's South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme) and Niterói, CLICK HERE


CANCELLATION POLICY

  • At least 1 calendar day in advance, full refund.
  • No refunds for cancellations on the day of the tour.
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  • Duration : 8 Hours (approx.)
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Brazilian Cooking Class - from Barra da Tijuca

Brazilian Cooking Class - from Barra da Tijuca

Learn a mix of Brazil’s favorite dishes in a hands-on, hilarious and semi-private cooking class.

Learn a mix of Brazil’s favorite dishes in a hands-on, hilarious and semi-private cooking class.


What you will learn about Rio culture, about Cariocas and about exploring Rio will illuminate the rest of your trip with a brighter light, maybe even X-ray vision. You`ll go from a visiting tourist to a sociologist, and that`s way more fun.

Discover exotic ingredients, techniques and flavors you use back at home.

+ 100% Hands on.
+ English spoken.
+ Located in Copacabana.
+ Food and drinks included.
+ Bring a camera and friends!
+ Tasty recipes with ingredients you can find world-wide!
Closed on Sundays.


QUESTIONS

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  • Duration : 3 Hours (approx.)
BRL R$607.00

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