Rio de Janeiro Shore Excursion: Half-Day Corcovado Mountain and Christ the Redeemer Statue Tour

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Take an afternoon visit to Corcovado Mountain topped by the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue. You'll travel through the Tijuca Rainforest by cogwheel railway, bound for Corcovado Mountain for stunning views of one of the most beautiful cities in the world. This afternoon tour will take you to Rio de Janeiro's most famous attraction, leaving you free time in the day to experience Rio on your own terms.


Highlights

  • Performed in French, English
  • Very good value for money
  • Port pickup and drop-off included
  • Visit with local guide

 


Your half-day Corcovado tour takes you to the Cosme Velho station to board the cogwheel train. The steep train ride will take you through the dense Atlantic rainforests of Tijuca to the art deco statue of Christ the Redeemer on Mount Corcovado. You'll spend nearly an hour there with your guide, who will show you around the sights of Rio from this incredible mountaintop vantage point.

The tour continues to Sao Conrado Beach and Pepino Beach, where you can watch gliders and surfers show off their skills as they catch the waves.

Carefree Shore Excursion:


We will ensure your timely return to Rio de Janeiro for this activity. In the rare event that your ship has already departed, we will arrange to take you to the next port of call. See our terms and conditions for more details.


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