Rio Classic Tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, City


Kid Friendly: Yes. On this tour as i mention on the discription there's a walking tour (one hour) so i leave it up to you.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6



English (fluent), Italian (fluent), Portuguese (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

The best of Rio in one day

This tour covers all the main attractions and many hidden gems, perfect for a short visit, cruise stops and layovers. The best time to avoid the crowd and get the best pictures is very early in the morning

Christ the Redeemer
Our first attraction is one of the 7 new wonders, a symbol of Rio and Brazil.

Next, Santa Teresa, a neighbourhood filled with colonial buildings and rich history. Apart from Its original architecture, there are some authentic shops from local artists and is possible to taste the Brazilian cheese balls and the Açai berry juice.

Selarón steps is the most beautiful stairs in Rio, a stunning piece of art made by the Chilean plastic artist Jorge Selarón.

On this tour is possible to take a walking tour around the old town visiting interesting places.

Portuguese Library
Saara market
Old Cathedral
Teles archers and more

Sugar Loaf
The ride up on the cable car is breathtaking and the view is just unforgettable.

I will give you lots of suggestions for restaurants.


Corcovado (Christ the redeemer)
Santa Tereza - Ruins park
Lapa - Selaron stairs
Historical center
Sugar Loaf

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meeting point can be organized in front of your hotel, apartment, cruise ship terminal, or anywhere else in the south or the center of Rio city

End location: Drop off can be organized in front of your hotel, apartment, cruise ship terminal, or anywhere else in the south or the center of Rio city.

Duration: 8 hours

In case this tour takes more than 8 hours because of traffic problems there is no extra charge


I have a new Nissan Grand Livina fully loaded.
4 persons with luggage or 6 without.

What’s Included

Guide with vehicle in English, Spanish, Italian or Portuguese.
Transportation and parking tickets

Estimated Local Cash Needed

300 BRL - Entry fees, food, drinks

What’s Extra

Food and drinks

Entry fees -Corcovado 62 BRL
Sugar loaf 62 BRL

Tickets can cost less depending of the age and if perhaps if you have a student card. (If you apply to these conditions please bring your passport, student card or either copies)

A Recent Review of this tour

Marcos is an outstanding guide. He is thoughtful, knowledgeable, and really cares about our interests. During this tour, he not only took us to what's on the itinerary, but showed us special spots to have spectacular views for picture taking. He is fun to be with and lots of local information about history, culture, civic life of Brazil and Rio to share with us. If you are interested in good places to eat in Rio, Marcos will be your guide. Marcos helps us to create wonderful memories in Rio.
Lucy Chan

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