Full-Day Tour with Christ, Sugarloaf, Selaron and BBQ Lunch
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Pickup included• Pick-up from hotels in Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema and Leblon. • Passengers lodged in hostels or B&Bs will be informed of nearest hotel for pickup/drop-off. • Pick-ups are between 7:15 AM-7:50 AM • Tour start time: 8:00 AM • Meeting point for participants not staying in the pickup zone: Hilton Copacabana Hotel (Av. Princesa Isabel 10 - Copacabana) at 7:50 AM
- Go to the Christ the Redeemer Statue on Corcovado
- Take the cable car to the summit of Sugar Loaf Mountain
- Enjoy lunch in a typical steakhouse
- Visit the famous colorful tiles of the Selarón Steps in Lapa
- See the legendary Sambódromo and Maracanã stadium
- Visit the Metropolitan Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro
Start with a visit to Corcovado Mountain, where you will ride to the base of the 38-meter tall statue of Christ the Redeemer, standing at an altitude of 710 meters (about 2329 feet). Ride by van to the top or board the train, both through the Tijuca Forest, for a preview of the wonderful landscape. Then, marvel at the main monument of Brazil as you take in panoramic views of Rio.
Next, head towards the mythical Maracanã football stadium and observe its imposing façade. Continue to the legendary Sambódromo where the annual Carnival parade takes place. Visit the Metropolitan Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro, a modern structure influenced by Mayan pyramids. Check out the brightly colored tiles of the world-famous Selarón Steps at Lapa, before enjoying a typical Brazilian steakhouse lunch.
After lunch, visit Sugar Loaf in the lovely Urca neighborhood and see one of the most iconic natural landmarks in Rio and the world. Take the cable car to the top in two stages. Stop at the boarding station to the Urca Mount (at 224 meters), before continuing to the summit of Sugar Loaf (at 395 meters).
Take in the most beautiful and panoramic view of Rio de Janeiro to end your tour.
- Professional guide
- Transportation by air-conditioned coach
- Pickup and drop off at hotels only (no hostels or B&Bs) in Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme and Barra da Tijuca (according to the tour option booked)
- Ticket to the Christ The Redeemer
- Ticket to the Sugar Loaf Mountain
- Lunch at a Brazilian Steakhouse
- Drinks (available to purchase during lunch)
- Gratuities (optional)
Prepare for the activity
• You will receive an email confirming your pickup time within 24 hours; if you do not receive the email please contact the tour provider