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  1. Brazil
  2. Rio de Janeiro (state)
  3. Rio de Janeiro
  4. Christ the Redeemer

Rio: Christ Redeemer by Train & City Highlights Morning Tour

Product ID: 197428
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A half-day tour to visit some of Rio's highlights including Christ the Redeemer, the Selarón Steps, Maracanã Stadium, Sambadrome, and Metropolitan Cathedral. You will see all of this from the comfort of an air-conditioned bus, led by a bilingual guide.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese

Pickup included

Pickup is available from selected hotels in Rio. Please contact the local supplier directly to see if your hotel is eligible for the pickup service, and to confirm the pickup time. If your hotel is not within the selection, you must make your own way to the meeting point.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Ride the Corcovado Train to get to the Christ the Redeemer Statue
  • Visit the famous colorful tiles of the Selarón Steps in Lapa
  • See the legendary Sambódromo, home of the famous Carnival
  • Drive by the mythic Maracanã stadium, the stage of two World Cup finals and one Olympic Games
  • Enter the unusual Metropolitan Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro
Full description
After being collected from your hotel in Rio, you will drive up to the Cosme Velho station in order to catch the Corcovado Train. This train ride through tropical forest stakes about 20 minutes from ground level to the top of Corcovado Mountain. Once having ascended to the top of the mountain, you will discover the Christ the Redeemer Statue, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.

Once you're back at sea level, you will drive past the legendary Maracanã soccer stadium for an external visit of this park where you will have another photo opportunity. Following this, you will head to Sambódromo, the location of Rio's exciting Carnaval.

Afterwards, you can pay a visit to the distinctive Metropolitan Cathedral, a modern structure that takes influence from Mayan pyramids. You can then check out the brightly colored tiles of the world-famous Selarón Steps, one of Rio's most distinctive landmarks. At the conclusion of your tour, you will be comfortably returned to your pickup location.
  • Guided half-day tour in Rio de Janeiro with an air-conditioned bus
  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
  • Corcovado train ticket
  • Entrance fees to Christ the Redeemer
  • Professional guide with live tour commentary in English, Spanish, and Portuguese
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from hotels in Rio South Zone area (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, and Leme)
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Tours leave daily at 8:00 AM and return at the beginning of the afternoon
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Overall rating
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Product ID: 197428