The Sunny beaches all-year-long, unforgettable nightlife, charming historical districts and breath-taking natural landscapes. What if we tell you, you can find all this in one place?
We are talking about world known beaches like Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon, famous for their black and white tiled promenade.
The Sugar Loaf Mountain which offers an amazing view of the city, beaches, islands, the statue of Christ on Corcovado Mountain and much more.
The Botanical Garden, a huge magnificent garden with a half-mile avenue of 134 impressive royal palms and over 7000 different types of plants.
The Lapa and Santa Teresa districts famous for their nightlife. Here you will find a mix of wonderful architectural heritage, great local culture scenario and bars and restaurants for all different tastes.
Enjoy a perfect night, only Rio de Janeiro can offer you!
And what about sports?
The City offers many opportunities to keep you in shape. Join the people playing soccer and volleyball at the beaches, do a surfing course, diving lessons or Stand-Up Paddling.
For the adventures: make the amazing experience of a delta flight over the city or try one of many trails up the mountains in Rio de Janeiro.
The program can start on any departure date except of holidays and can be booked from 2 person and more.
Rio de Janeiro is green hills, blue sky, beautiful bays, islands and marvellous beaches. It is the second biggest city in Brazil (after Sao Paulo) and, certainly, one of the most beautiful cities in the world! Beach hotels are situated along the whole perimeter of Guanabara Bay and, if you are staying in one of these hotels, the beauties of Rio de Janeiro are open for you all the time. Blue ocean water will call you to the beach. The most popular beaches – Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon, are famous for their black and white tiled promenade. From early morning to late in the night you can see people playing soccer and volleyball on the golden sand of the beaches. For those who prefer active holidays, Rio offers opportunities to practice almost any sport: golf, tennis, surfing, rafting, diving, delta flight and many others. Numerous open cafeterias on the beach will offer you refreshing coconut water, freshly squeezed juices and other drinks. You Can also see presentations of local musicians on the beach playing all kinds of music.
After arriving in Rio de Janeiro, you will be transferred with your private driver to your Hotel in Copacabana,
Sugarloaf Mountain and beaches (4 hours, SIB)
After breakfast you have the chance to go on an excursion to the Sugar Loaf. The first stop is the Urca Mountain, with a wide viewing area that also offers the possibility to have a snack in the restaurant on top of the mountain. On the mountain of Sugar Loaf you will have a beautiful view of Rio, Copacabana beach, the bay, the surrounding mountains, islands in the ocean, bridge Niteroi, and the statue of Christ on Corcovado Mountain. Later you will explore the beautiful Beaches in Rio de Janeiro. After the tour transfer back to your Hotel.
Tour Corcovado and City Tour (4 hours,SIB)
After breakfast we set off on a tour through the city. Arriving at the station, the environmentally friendly train will take us through the jungle to the top of Corcovado. On both sides of the railway you will have spectacular views of Tijuca forest, inhabited by monkeys and other exotic animals and birds. On top of Corcovado, at an altitude of 700 m above sea level, you will stand in front of the symbol of Rio de Janeiro- Statue of Christ the Savior (38m) that was built in 1931. From top of Corcovado, you have a breath-taking panoramic view of the city and its surroundings like the Bridge Niteroi, Guanabara Bay, the Botanical Garden, the world’s largest Maracana stadium and the Sugar Loaf. Afterwards, the tour continues to the central regions of the old town of Rio, where you can admire several old churches, monasteries, the main cathedral of the city, as well as buildings in colonial style. After the tour transfer back to your Hotel.
After breakfast, you will have free days to discover more about the city by your own, relax at one the beautiful beaches or ask for our optional tours.
The Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden is a worth-visiting magnificent 137-hec (338-acre) garden over 200 years old featuring a 750-meter (half-mile) avenue of 134 impressive royal palms and more than 7000 types of plants.
There you can see orchids, bromeliads, cacti, huge bamboos, and carnivorous plants, among many others. The most famous one is Victoria, a huge water-lilly floating on the water that is capable of sustaining a 5-year old kid on it! Monkeys are sometimes visible during the visit, and there are always plenty of birds flying over the trees (the more recognizable ones are toucans). (Duration 4 hours)
The town Itacuruça situated on an island 1,5 hours away from Rio de Janeiro, in Mangarativa, is active in fishing, tourism and agriculture. The town has small fishermen houses. In order to get there you need to cross the Cepetiba Bay in Sabeiro schooner. During the trip you will enjoy the romantic views of the tropical green islands. You may have luck to see dolphins, huge fishes, parrots, turtles and poisonous stingrays. On the way the schooner will stop for you to take a bath in the ocean. You will have a delicious lunch at the island, take a walk on the island, swim in the bay or in the pool and return to our schooner that will take you back to Rio. (Duration 8 hours)
Petropilis is one of the most important Brazilian historic towns located in the mountains 60 km away from Rio de Janeiro. Pedro II bought this land in 1830 to build a summer palace and bring there his daughter who could not stand the hot climate of Rio de Janeiro due to her health conditions. The European founders of the city built many constructions there, the beautiful examples of German style architecture. The Royal palace still preserves many objects of Royal furniture and the Royal family’s objects that are now exposed in the museum. Here you can find unique jewellery works; for example, a golden crown decorated with diamonds and pearls. Together with our guide you will visit the Gothic Cathedral where Princess Isabel, King Pedro II and his wife are buried. Then you will visit the Royal museum.
Breakfast in the hotel. Private transfer to the airport for your flight back home.
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