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Christ the Redeemer and Sugarloaf Mountain
Activities in Rio de Janeiro

Christ the Redeemer and Sugarloaf Mountain

  • English English
  • 5 hours
  • Hotel pick up

Climb up to the summit of Corcovado to admire the Christ the Redeemer statue up close and enjoy the spectacular views of Rio de Janeiro. On this tour, you will also visit the iconic Sugarloaf Mountain.

Christ the Redeemer and Sugarloaf Mountain Tour Itinerary

After collecting you from your hotel on the morning of your tour, we will head to the iconic Corcovado hill.

When we have crossed the green and exuberant landscapes of the National Park of the Tijuca, we will arrive at the Christ the Redeemer statue and its observation deck. This spot offers some incredible panoramic views of Rio de Janeiro. From here, we will see the unmistakable circular shape of the Maracaná, el estadio más famoso de Brasil, the most famous stadium in Brazil.

The sculpture of Christ the Redeemer is considered one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. From this iconic location, you will have a bird’s eye view of the principal beaches of Rio de Janeiro - Ipanema, Botafogo, and most famous of all, Copacabana. The fine golden sand can be seen clearly from the Corcovado. This is one of the best points in Rio to take photographs. So don't forget your camera to capture these spectacular views forever!

Our itinerary then continues with a cable car ride to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain. This distinctive rocky peak is another symbol of what locals call the ‘carioca city’. It also provides an exclusive viewpoint over the bay of Guanabara which as the location for the sailing competitions during the 2016 Olympic Games.

The tour finishes between 12 pm and 1 pm with drop off at hotels in Rio de Janeiro.

Collection points

The tour includes collection from hotels in selected areas of Rio de Janeiro: city centre, Flamengo, Botafogo, Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana. If your accommodation is located elsewhere, please let us know so that an alternative meeting point can be arranged. Pick up can also be organised from the cruise port.

Important information

  • Visibility at the Christ the Redeemer will be affected during the rainy season.
  • This tour may be affected by the carnival celebrations. If this is the case, the local tour provider will get in touch with you to inform you of the possible changes.


Adults Children between 4 and 10 years old Children under 4 years old
English guided tour
US$ 71.40
US$ 35.70

English guided tour

  • Adults

    US$ 71.40
  • Children between 4 and 10 years old

    US$ 35.70
  • Children under 4 years old


More Information


5 hours.

Language English

The tour includes an English speaking guide, but the tour can sometimes be carried out in two languages.


Hotel pick up and drop off.

English speaking guide.

Transport by bus.

Fast track access to the Christ the Redeemer.

Cable car ride to Sugarloaf mountain.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up until the previous day (12:00 PM local time) if there are still places available.


Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.


Yes (you must attend with a carer).

US$ 70.80
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts


Free! Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.
When the minimum number of participants (2) is not reached, we will contact you to offer you other alternatives.