DAY IN RIO + CHRIST BY TRAIN + BBQ BUFFET

Experience the enchanting allure of Rio de Janeiro with a full-day city tour that immerses you in its iconic landmarks. Embark on a journey that begins with a visit to the renowned Christ the Redeemer Statue atop Corcovado Mountain, reveling in the breathtaking panoramic views of the city. Explore further with an external tour of the legendary Maracanã stadium, a glimpse of the vibrant Sambódromo, a stop at the modern Metropolitan Cathedral, and an exploration of the vividly adorned Selarón Steps. Eat your heart's content in a barbecue rodízio (all you can eat). Begin your journey by being picked up from a seafront hotel in Rio. We will drive you drive to the Cosme Velho station to board the Corcovado Train, a 20-minute ride through tropical forest. Arrive at the summit of Corcovado Mountain to witness the awe-inspiring Christ the Redeemer Statue, recognized as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Returning to sea level, pass by the iconic Maracanã soccer stadium and venture to Sambódromo, the pulsating heart of Rio's Carnival celebrations. Explore the unique Metropolitan Cathedral, a contemporary architectural gem inspired by Mayan pyramids, and marvel at the vibrant mosaic tiles of the globally renowned Selarón Steps. End your morning exploration with a delectable barbecue lunch at a local steakhouse. Afterward, embark on the final leg of your journey to Sugarloaf Mountain, situated in the charming Urca neighborhood. Ascend to the summit through two exhilarating cable car rides, first arriving at Urca Hill and then continuing to the pinnacle of Sugarloaf at an elevation of 1,295 feet (395 m). Culminate your tour with a spellbinding panorama, capturing the essence of Rio de Janeiro's beauty in its entirety.
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A DAY IN PETROPOLIS + GUIDE

Take a journey along the route leading to the historic city of Petropolis, established under the reign of Emperor Dom Pedro II and known as the "Imperial City." Embrace the refreshing mountain climate and delve into its array of cultural attractions, historic edifices, and lush vegetation. We will pick you up and you will take a one-hour drive from Rio de Janeiro to Petrópolis in an air-conditioned vehicle. Enjoy the picturesque mountain vistas and panoramic scenes of Serra dos Órgãos National Park. En route, catch a glimpse of the "Palácio Quitandinha," once a prominent casino-hotel dating back to the 1940s, and acquaint yourself with São Pedro de Alcântara’s Cathedral, a monument characterized by neo-gothic architecture and the final resting place of Dom Pedro II, one of Brazil's emperors. Immerse yourself in the history of Brazil and the imperial lineage at the Imperial Museum, housing a diverse collection of artifacts, including Dom Pedro II's crown. Take in the elegance of the Crystal Palace, a venue renowned for its grand soirées and gatherings. Navigate through the city's thoroughfares to explore Santos Dumont’s House (optional visit – tickets not included), a museum commemorating the achievements of the famed Brazilian inventor and aviation pioneer. Subsequently, indulge in leisure time tailored to your preferences: opt for a stroll along Rua Teresa, renowned for its expansive shopping district, or embark on a tour of Bohemia Brewery to sample traditional Brazilian brews. The tour allows for a lunch break (meals not included – restaurants will be suggested), providing an opportunity to savor local cuisine at recommended establishments.

A DAY IN RIO + CHRIST BY VAN + BBQ BUFFET

Experience the enchanting allure of Rio de Janeiro with a full-day city tour that immerses you in its iconic landmarks. Embark on a journey that begins with a visit to the renowned Christ the Redeemer Statue atop Corcovado Mountain, reveling in the breathtaking panoramic views of the city. Explore further with an external tour of the legendary Maracanã stadium, a glimpse of the vibrant Sambódromo, a stop at the modern Metropolitan Cathedral, and an exploration of the vividly adorned Selarón Steps. Indulge in a sumptuous lunch at a local steakhouse before ascending Sugarloaf Mountain on a captivating cable car ride. Your adventure commences with a pickup from your Rio hotel, leading you to the awe-inspiring Christ the Redeemer Statue, a marvel recognized as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Traverse the picturesque Tijuca Forest, unveiling stunning city vistas upon reaching Corcovado's summit. Returning to sea level, pass by the iconic Maracanã soccer stadium and venture to Sambódromo, the pulsating heart of Rio's Carnival celebrations. Explore the unique Metropolitan Cathedral, a contemporary architectural gem inspired by Mayan pyramids, and marvel at the vibrant mosaic tiles of the globally renowned Selarón Steps. Conclude your morning exploration with a delectable barbecue lunch at a local steakhouse. Afterward, embark on the final leg of your journey to Sugarloaf Mountain, situated in the charming Urca neighborhood. Ascend to the summit through two exhilarating cable car rides, first arriving at Urca Hill and then continuing to the pinnacle of Sugarloaf at an elevation of 1,295 feet (395 m). Culminate your tour with a spellbinding panorama, capturing the essence of Rio de Janeiro's beauty in its entirety.
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TOMORROW MUSEUM + AQUARIO + OLYMPIC BLVD

Welcome to Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Boulevard and Porto Maravilha, a vibrant area that has undergone a remarkable transformation. Your first stop is the Tomorrow Museum, or "Museu do amanhã" in Brazilian Portuguese, an architectural marvel and a hub for applied science. As you approach, marvel at the futuristic design that reflects the innovative exhibits within. Inside, immerse yourself in a journey through sustainability and coexistence. Explore the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for humanity in the coming decades. The Museum of Tomorrow provides a unique and interactive experience that encourages visitors to contemplate the future of our planet and the human race. Don't forget to capture some stunning photos in front of the unusual and captivating architecture that makes this museum one of Brazil's most visited. Next, head to the iconic Kobra Mural, one of the largest graffiti murals globally, created by the talented Brazilian artist Eduardo Kobra. This masterpiece showcases five ethnic groups against a vibrant backdrop of geometric shapes. Take some time to appreciate the intricate details and cultural diversity portrayed in this colossal work of art. It's a perfect spot for unique and colorful photos. Finally, conclude your tour at AquaRio, the largest marine aquarium in South America. Step into a world of underwater wonders as you explore 28 saltwater tanks housing over 5,000 animals from 350 different species. From fish and invertebrates to rays, sharks, and corals, AquaRio offers a mesmerizing display of marine life. Don't miss the chance to walk through the main tank tunnel, where you'll be surrounded by marine creatures swimming overhead—a truly immersive experience for visitors of all ages. Capture the memories, enjoy the entertainment, and marvel at the diverse attractions that Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Boulevard and Porto Maravilha have to offer. This tour is a perfect blend of science, art, and the wonders of the ocean, making it a memorable journey for people of all ages who are excited to explore this dynamic city.