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Rio de Janeiro

Shore Excursion Rio de Janeiro: Private City Tour (by car)

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    Stop At: Rio By Bike Tours, Avenida Nossa Senhora de Copacabana 1085 Ed. Anapolis, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22060-001 Brazil

    This tour will show you the best known highlights of Cidade Maravilhosa

    Stop At: Christ the Redeemer Statue Rio, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, Brazil

    Starting with a visit to Christ the Redeemer Statue. The Statue was elected one of the seven new wonders of the world and is Rio’s most visited monument. It’s located on top of the Corcovado mountain and gives you the most stunning views of the city.

    Stop At: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro

    Leaving the Christ it’s time to visit the old city center of the Rio de Janeiro. We will head to the famous colored stairs of Selarón, built by the Chilean artist Jorge Selarón who started with the project in 1990. Then we will visit the Catholic cathedral.

    Stop At: Maua Square, Avenida Rodrigues Alves 1, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20081-250 Brazil

    After that we will go to the most popular square in the city center, Praça Maua, and the biggest piece of street art in the world, painted right next to the square by the Brazilian artist Kobra.

    Stop At: Sugarloaf Mountain - Urca, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    After that you will visit Sugar Loaf mountain, which is the second most visited monument. Less high than the Corcovado, but way more intimate it gives a panoramic view over Copacabana, Botafogo and Flamengo beaches, besides downtown, the Rio-Niterói bridge, Guanabara Bay as well as others highlights of Rio de Janeiro. At the end of the tour we will bring you back to the ship.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered

    Port of Rio de Janeiro
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Port drop-off
    • Bottled water
    • Driver/guide
    • Professional guide
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Lunch
    • Entrance fees (e.g. Christ the Redeemer, Sugarloaf Mountain etc.)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • 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
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    My husband and I did a private tour in a car with Ulysses as our guide and Gabriel as our driver. If you want to see Rio in comfort and with little stress then this is the way to go. We were picked up at the port and saw absolutely everything we had hoped to do with barely any
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    My wife, daughter and I did an extensive bike tour of Rio with Philip and covered a lot of ground over the course of about 7 hours - all easy riding with no complaints from my non-cycling wife, who thoroughly enjoyed the tour. We rode on top quality and comfy 'Ouma Fiets' style
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    About the operator

    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travelers have to say about the operator.

    By: Rio By Bike Tours
    986 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Sheffield, United Kingdom
    4hr Bike tour if Rio.
    My hotel wasn’t on the list so had to get a taxi to the shop. Not expensive approx 40Brazillian$. Met by a really
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    Sacramento, California
    Excellent ride of Rio
    Absolutely fun and informative tour thank you Steven it was well planed, organized and beautifully set.
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    Maidstone, United Kingdom
    2nd Day Perfection
    Well... where to start? This is more than a bike ride. This is more than a city tour. This is your real life, pop
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    Brad S
    Excellent bike tour
    I travelled solo to Rio, and did this tour with a group of 5 others. I think it is the best way to see Rio! The
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    Eric B
    Portland, Oregon
    Great Fun ..Kid's loved it.
    Awesome bike tour with Juliana and Philip. Kid's had a great time as did the wife and I. Water was supplied. Rode
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    Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Amazing tour and guide
    I did the panoramic tour on a Sunday with Ivan and it was incredible. Such an amzign route and such a considerate
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    Aylesbury, United Kingdom
    Excellent bike tour
    I can’t recommend this bike tour highly enough, it really was one of the highlights of my recent short trip to Rio
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    Hastings, United Kingdom
    Fantastic trip start to finish would highly recommend excellent guide and great way to see Rio and get lots of
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    Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
    Had a great few hours. Learnt a lot about Rio
    Booked a 3 hour cycle tour. Enjoyed every minute. A really good positive way to familiarise yourself with the
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    Good way to get to know the city!
    The tour is very well-crafted, organized, and not difficult. The guide (don't remember his name - red hair) was
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    Washington DC, District of Columbia
    Great tour. Daniel was an excellent guide!
    Great overview of Rio, suggest you take this on your first day to get a lay of the land. Daniel was an
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    Asker, Norway
    A perfect way to see Rio
    This small group bike tour lets you both see and feel Rio at the same time. You get to see areas that is diffucult
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    Amazing bike ride!
    Fantastic! We had the most amazing guide who was really knowledgable and fun. This is the best way to see the
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    Thomas R
    Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
    fun and easy going tour
    On the bike-Tours you see the important spots and it is fun, since you get introduced quickly to the other
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    London, United Kingdom
    City ride
    Fantastic and informative guided cycle ride around the city! Really gave me a feel for Rio and Markus the guide
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