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  3. Rio de Janeiro
  4. Christ the Redeemer

Rio: Christ the Redeemer & Sugarloaf Express Tour

Product ID: 253482
Visit the Christ the Redeemer statue and Sugarloaf Mountain - 2 must-see attractions in Rio de Janeiro - during an express tour. Enjoy a short trip which is perfect for those with little time available in the city.
About this activity
Duration: 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese

Pickup included

Roundtrip transportation available from South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme) and West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) hotels – no hostels or B&B – via air-conditioned van.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Marvel at the Christ the Redeemer Statue up close
  • Ascend to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain via a cablecar
  • Discover 2 of Rio's top attractions in a short time
Full description
Participate in a quick tour in Rio de Janeiro visiting the 2 most famous landmarks: the Christ the Redeemer Statue and Sugarloaf Mountain.

Get picked up from your 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.

Then go to Sugarloaf Mountain, located in the neighborhood of Urca. 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 (395m). Conclude the tour with an exquisitely beautiful panorama of Rio de Janeiro.
  • Guided 5-hour tour via air-conditioned van
  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
  • Christ the Redeemer and Sugarloaf Cable Car tickets
  • Professional guide with live tour commentary in English, Spanish, and Portuguese - other languages upon request
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from hotels in South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme) and West Zone (Barra da Tijuca) – no hostels or B&B
What’s Not Included
  • Food and Drinks (available for purchase at the attractions)
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• Please inform the name of your hotel to arrange your pickup
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• This tour operates rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 19 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.9 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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excellent guide called newton who was very informative about the history of buildings we past .he was very friendly and such a lovely gentleman. I recommend this trip to anyone didn't have to queue that long and was not too overcrowded the views are amazing so make sure your phone /camera are fully charged.

September 19, 2019

This was an excellent way to see the sights and still get some extra time in the day. Priscilla was a delight and so helpful when my partner was unwell. She checked on us lots and enjoyed sharing her experiences of Rio and all the beautiful history. Thank you!

February 29, 2020

February 22, 2020

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Product ID: 253482