Rio Complete Tour:
The tour offers 3 important perspectives of the city:The Gorgeous Beaches, The Historical Downtown and the Tijuca Forest National Park.
We pick the tourists up at the hotels and we start the tour passing by the beaches of São Conrado, Leblon, Ipanema, Copacabana, Leme, Botafogo, Flamengo and Gloria, passing by Downtown we show and explain the history of Rio de Janeiro and show the beauties of the architectures of Cinelandia, Lapa and Santa Teresa. In Santa Teresa District, we start entering in the Tijuca Forest, and our first stop is on the Christ Redeemer Statue view point, one of the most famous tourist attractions of Rio de Janeiro, the view point has 710m high, where you can see all around the city.
We follow crossing the mountains, stopping at the viewpoints where you can see other areas of Rio de Janeiro. We also stop at Castatinha Waterfall, which is the biggest in the city, inside the Tijuca Forest National Park. From there we have options of short and light hike along the 10 min trail into the forest and stop at National Park Visitors Center. Coming back we stop at São Conrado beach for a quick stop at a bar in front of the beach. Then we take the tourists back to the hotel. The tour takes approximately 4 and a half hours. We strongly recommend this tour for those who just arrived in Rio de Janeiro, because the tourists will get to know and understand better the city.
Rio Forest Tour:
We also have another optional tour. We pick up the tourist at the hotel and go straight to Tijuca Forest National Park,which is located in the mountains in the middle of the city. It’s a tour where we visit the Chinese Viewpoint, the Cascatinha Water Fall, which is the biggest waterfall in the city.
From there we have options of short and light hike along the 10 min trail into the forest. We also visit the Tijuca Forest Visitors Center Information. The tourist can contemplate the variety of the fauna and flora of the Atlantic Forest. Coming back we stop at São Conrado beach for a quick stop at a bar in front of the beach. Then we take the tourist back to the hotel through the edge of the beaches. This tour takes approximately 3 hours and a half. This tour is also recommended in a rainy day because we have the opportunity to see the waterfall in its maximum exuberance.