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Small-Group Guided Highlights of Rio Day Trip

Highlights
  • Get a stress-free overview of Rio with a guide 
  • Ideal for first-time visitors and those with limited time 
  • Receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 12
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Small-Group Guided Highlights of Rio Day Trip
US$119 per adult
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Small-Group Guided Highlights of Rio Day Trip
US$119.00 per adult
Overview
Opt for a personalized introduction to Rio de Janeiro on a small-group sightseeing tour, the perfect choice for first-time visitors with limited time in the city. While receiving personalized attention in a small group limited to 12 people, you’ll travel between Tijuca National Park, Sugarloaf Mountain, and the Statue of Christ the Redeemer with ease and without getting lost.
What to Expect
Your tour begins in a central Rio location, where you’ll greet your guide and set off on a panoramic tour of the city. Stop first at the city’s most iconic landmark, the Statue of Christ the Redeemer, before heading through Tijuca National Park to experience the best viewpoint in the Marvelous City. From here, you’ll descend to the bohemian district of Santa Teresa to do some souvenir shopping.

See, too, the Maya-style Metropolitan Cathedral and explore the Lapa neighborhood, renowned for its lively nightlife and home to the recognizable Lapa Aqueduct. After posing for photos on the Selaron Staircase and checking out the Urca neighborhood, you’ll ride the cable car to the summit of Sugarloaf Mountain.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
3 trips in Rio

Was apart of an intrepid group who used Urban Adventures as a local guide to show us around the city. Unfortunately we weren't able to see the favelas due to safety concerns but that's ok. Our guide was Lola she was great very enthusiastic and...More

1  Thank Pretz246
Reviewed June 15, 2018
Great day out with Juliana!

Our day out with Juliana was such a highlight of my time in South America - she was the difference between enjoying Rio, and absolutely wanting to return again! She shared with us her beautiful city ensuring we understood the culture and lifestyle and we...More

2  Thank ashoeaffair
Nino M, Gerente geral at Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Ash, Jully, Jully, Jully....Juliana is awesome, right? Thank you for sharing your Best. Day. Ever. here with us. By running small group tours we visit places others just can't go. Wherever your next trip takes you, we hope seeing you soon in another Urban...More

Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile
Ticked everything I wanted to see in rio

We had Lucas as a guide and he was super bubbly and passionate about his job he gave us so much information and was full of laughs which I feel is so important with how you experience places. Christ of redeemer was incredible and I...More

2  Thank amygordon191
Nino M, Gerente geral at Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Amy, Thank you for sharing your Best. Day. Ever. here with us. We loved hearing you had a great time with our local guide Lucas. Yes, we agreed that he is a fun person! We all love Lucas! Wherever your next trip takes you,...More

Reviewed May 20, 2018
Great way to see Rio

Jesse is an excellent guide and made this a great way to see the best of Rio. Saw what I came to see and more. A knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide, with a great sense of humour and fun. Highly recommend this tour.More

1  Thank DOUGLAS M
Nino M, Gerente geral at Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Hey Douglas, Thank you for sharing your Best. Day. Ever. here with us. By running small group tours we visit places others just can't go. We loved hearing you had a great time with our local guide Jesse. Indeed, Jesse has a great sense of...More

Reviewed May 7, 2018
Belezaaaaaaa

Simply the best tour ever. Lucas is pure happiness, a cheerful guy who knows everything about Rio. He would tell you a lot of stories about the city, showing you every side of brazilian culture and people. Special mention to the amazing driver Ricardinho, top...More

3  Thank Daniele C
Nino M, Gerente geral at Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Hello Daniele, Thank you for sharing your Best. Day. Ever. here with us. Lucas is shinning star! He is passionate for his job and a true believer that his city is the most beautiful city on earth! Wherever your next trip takes you, we hope...More

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