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  • Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Duration:  4-6 hours

Spend half a day sailing on Guanabara Bay, for the most beautiful views of Rio de Janeiro with Sugar Loaf Mountain towering in the distance. Pass the bay's islands and forts as you cruise the idylic waters. The Guanabara Bay Cruise includes roundtrip transportation from your Rio de Janeiro hotel. An optional seafood lunch is also available on your return, in a local Rio restaurant.

Highlights

  • Embark on a leisurely half day cruise on Guanabara Bay
  • See the major sites from the tranquil waters, including Sugarloaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer
  • Choose to savor a seafood lunch - select this option at time of booking

What You Can Expect

Guanabara Bay Cruise with Optional Seafood Lunch

Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro

Appreciate Rio from the sea, and get a different perspective of the famous sites such as Sugarloaf Mountain, Copacabana Beach and the statue of Christ Redeemer. Sail along the beaches at Niteroi. Don't forget to bring your swimsuit and towel as there will be a stop for swimming and relaxing in the sun.

Additional sites include:
  • Neighborhoods of Botafogo, Flamengo and Urca
  • Fort Sao Joao
  • Flagstone Island
  • Santa Cruz Fortress
  • Rio- Niteroi Bridge
Choose to conclude your half day cruise on Guanabara Bay with a delicious seafood lunch including salad, grilled filet, pasta and more in a nearby Rio restaurant. Return transport back to your Rio hotel is included.

Note: Cruise time is approximately 2 hours. Travel time is 4 hours.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2014

So relaxing... and really gives you a unique view of the city that you can't get from Corcovado or Sugar Loaf. The pontoon is big and we had about 50 other guests with us on the boat. It was a really nice cruise!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2014

Our guide was on time and from the minute he met us he was pleasant and informative. It was a great way to see Rio . It was an enjoyable time on the cruise and JB was excellent. Please thank him again for his positive energy and providing my family and I with an enjoyable start to our day.

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