VIP Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro is one of the most visited cities in the southern hemisphere and is known for its natural settings, carnival celebrations, samba, Bossa Nova, balneario beaches such as Barra da Tijuca, Copacaban, Ipanema and Leblon. Some of the most famous landmarks in addition to the beaches include the giant statue of Christ the Redeemer (“Cristo Redentor”) atop Corcovado mountain, named one of the new Seven Wonders of the World; Sugarloaf mountain (Pão de Açúcar) with its cablecar; the Sambodromo, a permanent grandstand-lined parade avenue which is used during Carnival; and Maracana Stadium, one of the world’s largest football stadiums.
VIP Rio de Janeiro Accommodation options:
- Miramar Hotel (from US$300 per night)
- Belmond Copacabana Palace (from US$400 per night)
Activities during your stay:
- Morning tour to the Corcovado, located at Floresta da Tijuca. From the Cristo Redentor statue enjoy a panoramic view of the city. Then visit the Botanical Garden and the south district beaches.
- Morning city tour including the Sugar Loaf.