Explore the most scenic spots of Rio city with an experienced guide. This tour will start from your accommodation usually in the morning at a convenient time. You will visit the Tijuca forest, the Dona Marta sightseeing spot and the Christ Redeemer statue where you will experience probably one of the most amazing views of your entire life. After a big photo session, you will drive through Santa Teresa and Lapa (famous Selarón steps, the arches and the Metropolitan Cathedral). Following the route you’ll go through Flamengo’s park towards the Sugar Loaf, another icon of the city. At the Sugar Loaf you will experience the cable car ride, which is an experience of its own and the beautiful view of Urca, Guanabara Bay, Copacabana and what else Rio has to offer. To finish your day you will drive through Copacabana and Ipanema, two of the most popular beaches in the world.
Hang Gliding in Rio de Janeiro happens in Pedra Bonita, a beautiful mountain situated in São Conrado neighbourhood, just 20 minutes from Ipanema. You will make your way to the mountain driving through the beautiful Praia da Reserva and its amazing scenary, Praia da Barra da Tijuca – the “Miami Carioca”, Praia do Pepino, which will be your landing spot and a part of Tijuca National Park (our national forest in the middle of the city). Just this drive is an experience of its own! For the flight you don`t need any experience since the pilot takes control of the whole flight. During the ride, all you need to do is smile at the camera and enjoy the view.
TRIP HIGHLIGHTS: Quality equipment, experienced instructors and beautiful view.
The White Stone Waterfalls
On this tour you will experience a totally different side of Rio. Heading to the west zone of the city, you will see an amazing amount of green forest you could not imagine existed in Rio. After getting to the parking area, you will hike for 25 minutes to the first of the 7 pools. The further you embrace yourself into the forest, the higher the waterfalls will be and fresher the water.
Pedra do Telégrafo Tour
A very famous rock with an outstanding view at the very end of Rio de Janeiro. You will go to Guaratiba through the beach (Macumba, Prainha and Grumari beach). You will reach Guaratiba and hike up to Telegrafo Rock. After the hike there will be a stop to have some fun with a few aquatic activities (Stand Up Paddle, kayak, jet ski, etc…). Then head back to the hostel.
Tips: take water, camera, sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat
Perigoso Beach Tour
An isolated beach with a lot of nature and no one around! After a hiking trail you will reach a paradisiac view!! You will go to Guaratiba through the beach (Macumba, Prainha and Grumari beach). You will reach Guaratiba and start your hike to the beach. When you come back, there will be a stop to have some fun with a few aquatic activities (Stand Up Paddle, kayak, jet ski, etc…), then, head back to the hostel.