Things to do in Rio de Janeiro Brazil

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Small-Group Santa Teresa Discovery Tour by Urban Adventures
Small-Group Santa Teresa Discovery Tour by Urban Adventures

Take off through one of Rio’s most cherished neighborhoods—Santa Teresa. Part walking, part public-transporting, this morning tour combs through an eclectic assortment of sights, ranging from the area...


Small-Group Corcovado, Christ Statue & Favela Tour by Urban Adventures
Small-Group Corcovado, Christ Statue & Favela Tour by Urban Adventures

Prepare to immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty, lively spirit, and rich culture of Rio. This guided tour features stops at celebrated statues and little-known, vibrant communities, both offeri...


Plataforma Samba Show
Plataforma Samba Show

Hit the town for an evening spent soaking up the best of vibrant Brazilian culture at the Plataforma Samba Show. Delve into the music, dance, and folklore of the city’s world-famous Carnival celebrati...


Night out in Lapa at the Rio Scenarium
Night out in Lapa at the Rio Scenarium

Enjoy a night out on the town at 2 of Rio’s most hopping evening destinations. First, learn to mix up a cool and refreshing caipirhina cocktail at Mangue Seco, and then dance the night away at the ecl...


Corcovado & Christ the Redeemer Statue
Corcovado & Christ the Redeemer Statue

Venture to the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue on top of Corcovado Mountain. Ride the Cosme Velho cog train and pass through the Tijuca rainforest on your way up to the base of the statue, where you...


Guanabara Bay Sightseeing Cruise
Guanabara Bay Sightseeing Cruise

Take in Rio’s most iconic sights and stunning coastline with a guided schooner cruise around Guanabara Bay—the largest bay in the world—to view Sugarloaf Mountain, Christ the Redeemer, and the famous ...


Historic Rio Walking Tour
Historic Rio Walking Tour

Hit the pavement and explore downtown Rio Antigo on foot, listening as your knowledgeable guide points out historical sites and iconic architecture like Praça XV, the Imperial Palace, the Metropolitan...


Tijuca Rainforest & Botanical Gardens Jeep Excursion
Tijuca Rainforest & Botanical Gardens Jeep Excursion

Set out for a half-day exploration of Brazil’s rainforest flora and fauna and stunning coastal scenery by Jeep, and wander through the Jardim Botanico—a UNESCO World Heritage Site founded in 1808 by K...


Full-Day Imperial Petropolis Excursion
Full-Day Imperial Petropolis Excursion

Spend a day touring the exquisite mountain town of Petropolis—known as the Imperial City since the time of Emperor Pedro II—to visit its regal buildings and charming streets. After a convenient hotel ...


Sugarloaf Mountain Sightseeing Tour & Cable Car Ride
Sugarloaf Mountain Sightseeing Tour & Cable Car Ride

Take in Rio’s historic architecture and breathtaking natural setting on this guided exploration of the city streets, concluding with a cable car ride up to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain for panoramic ...


Angra dos Reis Archipelago Cruise with Lunch
Angra dos Reis Archipelago Cruise with Lunch

Venture to the coastal, colonial town of Angra dos Reis, nestled at the foot of charming, rainforest-rich mountains. Then feel the ocean breeze as you cruise around the tropical archipelago offshore o...


Full-Day Christ the Redeemer, Sugarloaf Mountain & Downtown Rio Tour
Full-Day Christ the Redeemer, Sugarloaf Mountain & Downtown Rio Tour

Take in Rio’s most iconic sights on this full-day guided tour. Discover downtown's historic architecture, marvel at the imposing Christ the Redeemer statue on top of Corcovado, and revel in a cable ca...


Shared Shuttle: Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG)
Shared Shuttle: Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG)

Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG) and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Rio de Janeiro, the zones to select fro...


The 2015 Rio Carnival
The 2015 Rio Carnival

Check an item off your bucket list at one of the world's most spectacular events—the annual Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. Experience the festive ambiance as you watch the breathtaking parade, admire the...


Rio Helicopter Tour
Rio Helicopter Tour

Fly above amazing Rio de Janeiro for a bird's-eye perspective of the city's main attractions, beaches, and bays. Enjoy stunning views like the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue, Sugarloaf Mountain, an...


Maracanã Stadium Tour
Maracanã Stadium Tour

Tour Maracanã, the legendary soccer stadium that hosted 2 FIFA World Cup finals and several record-breaking concerts. Visit the locker rooms, press area, and grandstand before stepping onto the field ...


Santa Teresa & Selarón Steps Walking Tour
Santa Teresa & Selarón Steps Walking Tour

Explore the bohemian quarter of Santa Teresa and visit one of Rio's popular landmarks, the Selarón Steps. Experience charming Rio street art as well as the Parque das Ruínas while enjoying expansive v...


Samba Class
Samba Class

Discover why Samba has been a locally beloved dance in Brazil since the late 19th century with a lively introduction class. Led by professional Samba dancers, learn about the dance's history and cultu...


Dois Irmãos and Vidigal Favela Hiking Tour
Dois Irmãos and Vidigal Favela Hiking Tour

Venture to the Dois Irmãos hill, one of Rio de Janeiro’s most spectacular viewpoints. Enjoy a stunning panorama featuring the Leblon and Ipanema beaches, and tour the Vidigal favela (slum) on foot. Up...


Pico da Tijuca Hiking Tour
Pico da Tijuca Hiking Tour

Embark on a full-guided hiking tour to the top of Rio's highest mountain peak, Pico da Tijuca, an astonishing 3,352 feet (1,022 m) up. Led by knowledgeable guides, the 3.1 mile (5 k) hike passes casca...


Rio Splash Tour
Rio Splash Tour

See some of Rio's best sights by land and sea while cruising in an amphibious bus. Pass through Botafogo and Flamengo, experience the splash down in the Guanabara Bay, and admire great views of the ci...


Corcovado Hiking Tour via Parque Lage
Corcovado Hiking Tour via Parque Lage

Join a guided hiking tour with stunning views of the Christ the Redeemer statue—one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Begin in Parque Lage, covered with the dense Atlantic Forest, and trek throug...


Gávea Rock Hiking Tour
Gávea Rock Hiking Tour

Hike to the top of Pedra de Gávea, one of Rio's highest mountains, located by the sea. After the 2.5-hour trek, get rewarded with a stunning view over São Conrado beach, Ipanema, Tijuca, and Brazil's ...


Soccer Match in Rio de Janeiro
Soccer Match in Rio de Janeiro




Schooner Island Tour
Schooner Island Tour

Hop on a schooner to explore the Bay of All Saints, and get a chance to explore the appeal of this popular getaway for Salvador's inhabitants. Go for a swim in the warm waters at Ilha dos Frades befor...


Ginga Tropical Brazilian Dance Show
Ginga Tropical Brazilian Dance Show

Discover Brazil's vast musical heritage during the Ginga Tropical Roots Show, a vibrant spectacle featuring traditional dances from all over the country. Let the skillful performers dazzle you with tr...


Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden
Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden

Escape the hustle of Rio with a tranquil guided tour at the charming Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden and the lush Tijuca Atlantic Forest. Led by professional guides, get an up-close look at Brazil's i...


Small-Group Total Rio Tour by Urban Adventures
Small-Group Total Rio Tour by Urban Adventures

Blessed with the most stunning natural setting, Rio de Janeiro is a city that is as famous for its beauty as it is for its poverty. Stretching up into the mountains that hug glistening Guanabara Bay a...


Small-Group Favela Tour by Urban Adventures
Small-Group Favela Tour by Urban Adventures

It's no secret that Rio de Janeiro is one of the most charming cities in the world. Blessed with an incredibly stunning natural setting, Rio is famous for just how drop dead gorgeous it is. It's also ...


Zipline Park Adventure
Zipline Park Adventure

Soar through the skies above the Dominican jungle and walk amid the treetops on a thrilling adventure at Santo Domingo's Zipline Park. Fill your day with adventure as you reach new heights and challen...


Private Standard Car: Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG)
Private Standard Car: Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG)

Enjoy convenient private transportation between Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG) and your hotel aboard a standard car. For Rio de Janeiro, the zones to select from include: Rio Select this option f...


Private Minivan: Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG)
Private Minivan: Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG)

Enjoy convenient private transportation between Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG) and your hotel aboard a minivan. For Rio de Janeiro, the zones to select from include: Rio Select this option for ho...


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