Private Rio De Janeiro Customizable Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    Flexible All flight times are approximate and subject to change due to weather conditions and weight restrictions.Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.Tour departs within walkin.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Hotel lobby, airport, pier
  • Return Details :
    Hotel lobby, airport, pier
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

This full-day tour is a personalized and customizable tour that will allow you to experience Rio with just your group and personal guide. Every client is considered a VIP and the tour is executed in an air-conditioned, luxury sedan with up to 4 passengers. You can visit Sugar Loaf or Christ the Redeemer and see the best of what this wonderful city has to offer.

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Excellent value for money
  • Family friendly
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Airport transfer
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Free port pickup and drop-off included
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

Know More about this tour

Your full-day combo tour can include visits to Sugar Loaf and Corcovado (where the Christ the Redeemer statue stands. You will enjoy a city tour and visitTijuca forest (considered the largest urban jungle). You can also enjoy a snack the waterfall, or choose to go to a restaurant. You can customize this tour as much as you want and will be assisted by your expert guide to make of this an unforgettable day.

Some of the options are the following:

Sugar Loaf: You can choose to take this 5-hour tour in which you'll visit Sugar Loaf Mountain by taking a cable car up. From the top, you can get a spectacular view of the Guanabara bay and of downtown Rio. Then, you will take a city tour which includes visits to the main attractions in downtown, the Sambodromo, the Maracana, the modern cathedral, the Sao bento monastery and much more.
Since this is fully customizable, you can make some of your own choices such as going for lunch at the famous traditional "Colombo" restaurant, or at the bohemian borough of Santa Teresa. Also,a short helicopter flight (not included) can be booked off the Sugar Loaf.

Christ Statue:
This is another great 5-hour tour which you can take. It will take you to the Corcovado mountain with a height of of 2,2,96 feet (710 meters above sea level). You will get there partially by means of a cog-and-rack train imported from the Swiss Alps, and an elevator, followed by a set of escalators. Then, you will reach the top and see Rio's famous landmark, erected to commemorate the centenary of Brazil's independence from the Portuguese crown. From here, you will get a 360 degree view of Rio, which is priceless. After this, you will take a car or van (buses not allowed) through the Tijuca jungle, and then drive along some of Rio's famous beaches. It's possible to take a short helicopter flight (not included) from a mountaintop near the Corcovado. Or we could hike on a trail through the world's largest urban jungle. As you're paying for a fully-customizable tour, this tour can also be extended and you can have a 'churrasco' lunch at one of Rio's famous BBQ-restaurants. You are always welcome to ask for suggestions.

Note: Price displayed is per luxury sedan. One adult equals one sedan. Select 1 adult at checkout to book a sedan for up to 4 people.

Inclusions

Transport by private vehicle

Tour escort/host

Driver/guide

Hotel/port pickup and drop-off

Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points

Exclusions

Lunch

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Most travelers can participate

It is highly advised to pre-purchase tickets to the Christ statue and Sugar Loaf online, so as to avoid huge queues in high season.

At time of booking, cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time

Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

A maximum of 4 people per booking

Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark

Note: If you are being picked up or drop-off at the airport, each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable

Note: Price displayed is per luxury sedan. One adult equals one sedan. Select 1 adult at checkout to book a sedan for up to 4 people.

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Traveler Reviews

  • 28-Jan-2018

    great tour, great guide! Very knowledgeable guide Jim, friendly and helpful.
    would recommend to one and all!

  • 26-Jan-2018

    Our guide was teriffic and we saw everything. Felt secure. Will reccommend.

  • 02-Nov-2017

    Jimmy took us on one our best tours on this holiday.Personality plus. Saw all the highlights plus with his personal touch and knowledge of Rio.