Private Limousine Tour: Best of Rio de Janeiro
Take a chauffeured journey around Rio de Janeiro on this private 5-hour tour. Enjoy personalized attention from your local guide, who will share interesting insights into historic neighborhoods and show you the city's best views. Check out Rio's famous beaches and visit the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue. Explore the bohemian neighborhood of Santa Teresa and stop for a Brazilian lunch. Top off the day with optional drop-off at the Sugar Loaf Mountain for sunset. Travel in style in a private limousine as you visit the top attractions.
This tour will allow you to see Rio de Janeiro hassle-free with a private guide/driver in a limousine. Take 5 hours to see top attractions in Rio de Janeiro and discover the best of this city.
Choose a pickup time that is convenient for you. After pickup from you hotel, your guide takes you to the the hang gliding landing area at São Conrado Beach, where you can see adrenaline junkies jump from Pedra Bonita above and land on the shores. You will enjoy amazing views of the high mountains and the Atlantic Ocean. From there, you'll go through jungle roads in the Tijuca Forest, admiring the tropical rain-forest, before you reach Christ the Redeemer statue.
Then, stop for lunch (own expense) in Santa Teresa, one of Rio's most historic neighborhoods, that has maintained most of its original architecture from Portuguese colonial times. Today, the hillside neighborhood is known for it's bohemian vibe and excellent restaurants. Here, you can purchase inexpensive souvenirs, if you so wish.
The final stop on your tour will be Rio's iconic mosaic steps — the Escadaria Selarón. These are a postcard image of Rio, and have been featured in movies and music videos, including Snoop Dogg's "Beautiful" music video. To finish off the day, opt for drop-off at the Sugar Loaf Mountain, just in time for sunset. Or, if you prefer, you can simply be dropped off back at your hotel.
Note that entrance fees at attractions are not included.