|Corcovado & Sugar Loaf|
|Tour Price per person||USD 75.00|
|Deposit per person USD 25.00|
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Be one of the first visitors to reach the Christ the Redeemer statue without the usual crowd early in the morning. After the pick-up at the hotels, the tour to Corcovado Hill (704m), and the greatest national icon – The Christ Redeemer Statue of Rio de Janeiro – starts at Copacabana beach, continues along Botafogo beach and passes by Botafogo Soccer Club, Federal University, Guanabara Palace, the official residence of the State´s Governor and the Fluminense Soccer Club and São Judas Tadeu Church On the way to Laranjeiras and Cosme Velho districts, where one can still appreciate the old manor homes of coffee plantation owners of the 1800. The tour will reach Tijuca Forest, with a stop at Paineiras to board the vehicles of the National Park Authority. The visit to the monument lasts some 45 minutes.
Remark: In case of poor visibility on the summit of the Corcovado, we make an alternative stop at mirante Dona Marta (362m), generally less affected by cloudiness.
On the way down, en route to Sugar Loaf, we see Largo do Boticário and Casa dos Abacaxis – relics of the Brazilian Empire. We Continue along Botafogo beach towards Praia Vermelha, in the district of Urca, passing by the imposing neo-classical buildings of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, the Institute Benjamim Constant for the blind and the National Institute for Mineral Resources. Reach the almost centenary Sugar Loaf cable-car station (the first service in South America and the world´s third oldest). Visit Urca Hill (200m) and Sugar Loaf (395m).We stay around 30 minutes at the top of Sugar Loaf.
|Daily, mornings - afternoons under request|
|Duration: Approximately 4, 5 hours / 5 hours|
|Visits or stops: Paineiras, Monument to Christ Redeemer, Urca Hill and Sugar
|Price per person: *US $ 75.00 per person
*Infant with ID (0-5 on the lap) Free
Deposit per person US $ 25.00 (not refundable)
Please pay remaining amount of US $ 68.00 per person to your tour guide on the day of your tour in cash, in American Dollars or equivalent in our currency called Reais.
Carioca Tropical - Tour Operator
Rua Siqueira Campos, 143 - Bloco A - apto 501 CEP: 22031-071 - Copacabana - Rio Janeiro- RJ - Brasil
Tel.: RJ - +55 (21) 2547-6327 - +55 (21) 2256-6273
Cel.: 55 21 98619-0708