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Small-Group Corcovado, Sugarloaf & Selaron Steps 6-hour Tour

By Gray Line Brazil
2.4/5

Features

Free cancellation available
6h
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless tickets
Vehicles and venues disinfected

Highlights

  • Small-group guided tour of Rio's most iconic landmarks

  • Christ the Redeemer Statue, one of the New Seven Wonders

  • Vibrant Santa Teresa neighborhood's thriving art scene

  • Chance to climb the colorful tiles of the Selarón Steps

  • Scenic cable-car ride over the water to Sugarloaf Mountain

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What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided tour of Rio de Janeiro

  • What's included

    Admission to Christ the Redeemer (if selected)

  • What's included

    Sugarloaf Mountain cable car ticket (if selected)

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation to and from most Rio de Janeiro hotels

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English, Spanish and Portuguese

  • What's excluded

    Meals and beverages

Know Before You Book

  • Children 2 and younger are complimentary.

  • Hotel pickup is available from most centrally located Sao Conrado, Leblon, Ipanema, and Copacabana hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Roundtrip transportation is available from most São Conrado, Leblon, Ipanema, Copacabana and Barra da Tijuca hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • You will arrange your exact tour departure time directly with the local tour operator after booking.

What you can expect

Revel in the statuesque presence of Christ the Redeemer at the top of Corcovado on this small-group guided tour. Wander through the vibrant artist neighborhood of Santa Teresa to climb the Selarón Steps, and embark on a scenic cable car ride up Sugarloaf Mountain.

This tour of Rio's most iconic sights begins once you are picked up at your hotel and head to the top of the Corcovado Hill. When you reach the top of this hunchbacked mountain, step out onto the viewing platform and stand at the base of the enormous Christ the Redeemer statue, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. The 92-foot (28-m) arm span stretches out dramatically to embrace the city from its perch.

Next, return to sea level and continue on to charming Santa Teresa, one of Rio's oldest neighborhoods, where local artists create original works in eclectic studios. Walk along avenues adorned with lively murals before reaching the Selarón Steps, a colorful staircase covered in over 2,000 tiles collected from more than 60 countries around the world made by Chilean-born artist Jorge Selarón.

Top off your tour with an epic ending on a cable-car ride to Sugarloaf Mountain. This journey allows you to ascend to Urca Hill as you soak in exceptional views of Guanabara Bay, Corcovado Hill, the Rio-Niteroi Bridge, Copacabana Beach, and the Santa Cruz Fortress.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Christ Redeemer Statue
  • Christ the Redeemer Parque Nacional da Tijuca Alto da Boa Vista Rio de Janeiro - RJ Brazil
  • Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro 22261

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Hotel Pickup
    • 1702 Avenida Atlântica
    • Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro 22021-000
    • Hotel Pickup
    • 5400 Avenida Lúcio Costa
    • Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro 22630-012
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Leblon
    • Rio de Janeiro State of Rio de Janeiro
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Ipanema
    • Rio de Janeiro State of Rio de Janeiro

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