After the pick-up at selected hotels along the beach at Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana, we will drive our way to Paineiras. We’ll cross the National park of Tijuca, part of the biggest forest in a urban area, a short stop to ticket purchase station and board authorized vehicle to reach the Christ Statue, also, a chance to admire the dense vegetation and breathing fresh air. Done this part, the official minivan drive by Corcovado hill, around 2.300 feet (710m) from the sea level, we’ll reach the famous icon of Brazil, the Christ Redeemer statue with 360º panoramic view uncovering Rio geography, helping to understand the location and distance from each important icon of the city.
Next stop will the Sugar Loaf attraction, a conic shape mountain located between Urca and Praia Vermelha area. To reach the summit, you take one of two glass-walled cable cars, the bubble-shaped cars operate continuously throughout the day permitting a great view of Rio de Janeiro where million of tourist enjoy gaped the surrounding beaches, Guanabara Bay, the city of Niteroi, blue Atlantic Ocean waters and skyline mountains. Undoubtedly, the most spectacular scenery on the planet visiting those 2 main icons of the city.