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Rio de Janeiro Private Custom Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

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  • 9-hour private sightseeing tour of Rio
  • Historic downtown Rio, the Christ the Redeemer statue, and Sugar Loaf Mountain
  • Private tour for just you and your party ensures an intimate experience
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Rio de Janeiro Private Custom Full-Day Sightseeing Tour
From US$240.00
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Guided tour for 2 travelers
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Unforgettable fully guided 9-hour tour in a modern suv car with driver and licensed tour guide, for 2 people with pick-up and drop-off, visiting all the main sights in Rio de Janeiro!
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Unforgettable 9-hour private tour in a sedan or suv with driver-guide, for 1 to 4 people with pickup and drop-off, visiting all the main sights in Rio de Janeiro!
From US$240.00
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Unforgettable fully guided 9 hour tour with professional driver and licensed guide in a luxurious minivan or van for 04 people with a driver and tour guide, pickup and drop-off.
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Overview
Get private transportation, and a flexible itinerary on this 9-hour private sightseeing tour of Rio de Janeiro. With your private group of up to 13 people, visit the city's landmarks and highlights, including the Metropolitan Cathedral, and the Christ the Redeemer statue at the top of Corcovado Mountain. Round-trip transportation from accommodations in Rio is included.
What to Expect
Begin your private tour of Rio with pickup at your accommodation; customary pick-up time is 8:00am, but the schedule can be altered to fit your needs. The tour also includes pickup at the Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport. 

Your first stop is the Christ the Redeemer, which you reach by a train ride through the Tijuca National Forest, one of the largest urban forests worldwide. At the top, get sweeping views of Rio and take the time to snap photos. 

Stop by Leblon's belvedere for some more city views, then head for the historic city center to visit Rio's striking Metropolitan Cathedral. Visit Lapa, home to the Lapa Arches and the colorful Selaron Steps. Swing by the popular recreation spot Flamengo Park on the way to Sugar Loaf Mountain. 

Hop a cable car to the top (1,300 feet/396 meters), from where you'll enjoy more panoramic views of the city below. Along your journey, you'll get personalized attention from your private guide (if option selected) and plenty of opportunities to ask questions. 

Your 9-hour private tour of Rio ends with convenient drop-off back at your accommodation.
Reviews (59)
1 - 5 of 35 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Lovely Rio

We took a private tour on November 18th. Our guide Priscylla Guia was absolutely wonderful. We wanted to not just hit the must do spots, but also get a perspective of Rio’s and Brazil’s history. Priscylla gave us a true introduction to all the sights...More

Thank SMChandra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Two extraordinary days in Rio with Camila and Bernardo

We had already pre booked a tour in german from at home. Our planned tour guide was sick at that day. So Camila, a young Lady from Rio with excellent English gave us the tour instead. She and our driver Bernardo showed us Rio in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank oppeltaa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Really great day. Highly recommended.

We had just one day to visit Rio & are so glad we booked with WTKR. We had arranged the option for a driver + guide, which worked really well. We were picked up at the airport on time & agreed our schedule for the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank davidpirie01
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile
Magnificent tour

I felt like a VIP on this tour of the city. Every place we visited was breathtaking but my highlights would have to be Christ the Redeemer and the olympic murals. Lucas was an amazing guide - knowledgeable, funny and kindly (I was terrified of...More

Thank LizG2338
Reviewed 2 October 2018
Customized tour, deep city experience and great fun

Booking is pretty straightforward, communication about pickup after the booking also perfect. Priscylla and Bernardo are not only very familiar with the city but also great company, we had a lot of fun. A private tour allowed me to cover as much in a day...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 469bencev
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Rdl1985
20 November 2018|
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Response from Angela_WTKR | Property representative |
Carnaval days will be terribly busy. We advise purchasing the tickets to the Christ in advance at "Trem do Corcovado" website to be able to get there on the desired time. In your case, you'd better book it for 9:40.
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CarolinaC2085
26 July 2018|
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Response from Angela_WTKR | Property representative |
Hello Carolina, thank you for your question! We will customize the tour inside the city of Rio, anywhere you would like to visit! The Selaron Steps, and Lapa are already in the fixed part of the itinerary. It seems like you... More
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yournesisoonder45
16 July 2018|
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Response from Angela_WTKR | Property representative |
Dear traveler, the best day to do this tour is on weekdays, or low season... You should avoid national holidays, and weekends if you can.
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