Rio de Janeiro, Sugar Loaf Mountain, Copacabana Beach, Corcovado
Get to know the incredible sights of the "cidade maravilhosa" on this overview of incomparable Rio, including must-sees like Corcovado with its famous Christ the Redeemer statue—one of the new Seven Wonders of the World—and a trip up Sugar Loaf Mountain with incredible views back at the Rio skyline. Put on a swimsuit for Day 3 as you board a schooner for a cruise around Rio's bays and beaches, and see for yourself why it's considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
You will be met at the airport and taken to your hotel.
A full afternoon exploring Rio's downtown and historical district and the famous Sugar Loaf Mountain. Take your time heading up the side of the mountain on a two-stage cable car. At the top, you'll enjoy sunset views of Copacabana Beach and Rio's famed statue of Christ the Redeemer.
Enjoy another exciting tour as we make our way to the other side of the city, to Corcovado mountain and the statue of Christ the Redeemer. The statue itself is decorated with a beautiful mosaic of soapstone art deco, and the view from here is truly magnificent. On your way back to the hotel, enjoy a close-up look at some of Rio's gorgeous beaches.
Today get ready for a full day of relaxation. Enjoy an included schooner ride around many of Rio's famous bays before stopping for a delicious lunch. There will be plenty of opportunity to swim and laze around this afternoon.
You'll be picked up from your hotel and taken back to the airport for your flight home.