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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
From US$119.00
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Small-Group Guided Highlights of Rio Day Trip
From US$119.00
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.
Reviews (47)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Rio highlights tour with fantastic guide.

This tour covered all the must-see aspects of Rio. Our guide Leo had a great knowledge of the city and was a pleasure to be with.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kimstokesZA
Reviewed December 11, 2018
Rio day trip

It was a very good tour. The guid was a wonderful lady and knowledgeable about the city and it’s history. I recommend this tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank scmary
Reviewed November 19, 2018
Walking tour with Juliana

Had a great day walking around Rio. Loved meeting the locals at the markets and trying some new and different fruits. Juliana not only took us to the main sites in Rio but to small places giving us a great idea of the culture, the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank feliciah15
Reviewed November 14, 2018
Small Group Guided Highlights of Rio Day trip

We were a group of 8 people from different countries. Our Guide Marianne was great and very knowledgeable. We enjoyed the tour and learned a great deal about the history and the culture .

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Rebam74
Reviewed October 22, 2018
A perfect trip for a stopover in Rio - even more perfect having Juliana as guide !

I took this trip on my way home from Santigo de Chile to Europe. This stopover tour is a wonderful way to get a glimpse of Rio and Brazil. I was very lucky to have Juliana as my guide. She is a wonderful person, fun,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 865anbo
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Janet B
January 8, 2019|
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Response from Rebam74 | Reviewed this property |
It was safe and well organized. We were two women traveling and did not feel unsafe at anytime .
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Sun F
December 26, 2018|
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Response from Davie1960 | Reviewed this property |
The tour company picked us up at our Hotel as there were 4 ppl going on the trip. I'd suggest you contact the local guys at Urban Adventures who can assist you.
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scmary
October 25, 2018|
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Response from Leugger1961 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Pick-up at the hotel was at 1 p.m. Unfortunately at the end of the trip there was a thunderstorm with lightning and wind on the sugarloaf and we had to wait on the top for 2 hours. That's why we returned around 9 p.m... More
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