Sugarloaf City Tour and Cable Car – Take a panoramic city tour from downtown Rio de Janeiro – Stop at the Metropolitan Cathedral for photo opporunites and a brief history – Ride a cable car to Morro de Urca and Sugar Loaf Mountain – Enjoy the view from Sugar Loaf to the Guanabara Bay and surrounding areas
Days: Daily (mornings) Duration: Approximately 4 hours
Sugarloaf City Tour and Cable Car. In the morning, after pick ups, you will do a Panoramic tour of downtown Rio passing by the Sambodrome and a stopping at the Metropolitan Cathedral which was built in a pyramidal form with an internal diameter of 96 meters and a height of 80 meters. Familiarize yourself with traditional Cinelândia Square with its historical buildings, the Municipal Theater, the National Library and the National Museum of Fine Arts. Via the Aterro do Flamengo, you will be taken to the neighborhood of Urca where one of the largest symbols of the city is located: Sugar Loaf. You’ll travel all the way to the top in two steps by cable car. The first cable car takes us to Urca Hill, a vantage point 215 meters high for which already grants beautiful views of Guanabara Bay and its islands, the Rio-Niterói Bridge and Corcovado Mountain. From this stage, a second cable car takes us up to the top. At 395 meters we’ll enjoy splendid views of Copacabana beach, the Santa Cruz fortress and several beaches of Niterói. After riding the Cable car back down, passengers are returned to their hotels.
Inclusions: * Roundtrip Transfer to Most Hotels * Professional Tour Guide * Panoramic City Tour * Cable Car Ticket Exclusions: * Food and Beverage * Optional Gratuities Please Note: The specific departure time for this tour will be determined upon reconfirmation. If you would like to avoid picking up and dropping off other passengers, please ask for the last meeting point location when calling to confirm or when selecting your pick up point.