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Corcovado & Sugar Loaf Tour

  • No booking or credit card fees
  • Best Price Guarantee
  • Free cancellation

Be one of the first visitors to reach the Christ the Redeemer statue without the usual crowd early in the morning. After the pick-up at the hotels, the tour to Corcovado Hill (704m), and the greatest national icon – The Christ Redeemer Statue of Rio de Janeiro – starts at Copacabana beach, continues along Botafogo beach and passes by Botafogo Soccer Club, Federal University, Guanabara Palace, the official residence of the State´s Governor and the Fluminense Soccer Club and São Judas Tadeu Church On the way to Laranjeiras and Cosme Velho districts, where one can still appreciate the old manor homes of coffee plantation owners of the 1800. The tour will reach Tijuca Forest, with a stop at Paineiras to board the vehicles of the National Park Authority. The visit to the monument lasts some 45 minutes.

Remark: In case of poor visibility on the summit of the Corcovado, we make an alternative stop at mirante Dona Marta (362m), generally less affected by cloudiness.

On the way down, en route to Sugar Loaf, we see Largo do Boticário and Casa dos Abacaxis – relics of the Brazilian Empire. We Continue along Botafogo beach towards Praia Vermelha, in the district of Urca, passing by the imposing neo-classical buildings of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, the Institute Benjamim Constant for the blind and the National Institute for Mineral Resources. Reach the almost centenary Sugar Loaf cable-car station (the first service in South America and the world´s third oldest). Visit Urca Hill (200m) and Sugar Loaf (395m).We stay around 30 minutes at the top of Sugar Loaf.

What's included

  • Hotel pick up and drop off - selected hotels in Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana
  • Transportation in a Deluxe Van with driver and bilingual certificated tour guide

What's not included

  • Corcovado and Sugar Loaf cable car ticket but you don't need to stay in a line to buy it if you pay cash.Our guide will help you to purchase it.
  • Children, Student and Senior have a discount with a paper passport copy or a ID with photo at the Sugar Loaf

Important information

  • Please, have a paper or electronic voucher with you. It needs to be presented to the tour guide at the beginning of the tour.
  • Child(0-5 free) apply provided they have ID and do not occupy a seat.
  • Please have a paper passport copy with you.
  • Students, please have your student card with you.

Meeting point

Selected hotels in Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana. While booking this tour provide us with name and address of your accommodation, and nearest meeting point will be sent to you.

From EUR 59 per person

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4 hours 30 minutes

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Cancellation policy

Full refund is guaranteed if the cancellation is made 48 hours prior the offer's start date. We don't apply any refund if the cancellation is made less than 48 hours before offer start date.

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Offer ID: 1547

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