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.
Teles archers and more
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
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.
Guide with vehicle in English, Spanish, Italian or Portuguese.
Transportation and parking tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
300 BRL - Entry fees, food, drinks
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)
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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.