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By Land & By Air: A Rio de Janeiro Tour

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    Approximately 8 hours 

  • Start time

    7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m, depending on the location of your hotel . 

  • Meeting Point

    Weekdays: Windsor Atlântica Hotel for tours departing until 9:00 a.m. After 9:00 a.m., the meeting point will be the Marina Palace hotel.

    Saturday: Marina Palace hotel

    Sunday and holidays: Windsor Atlântica Hotel

  • Ending Point

    Same as the Meeting Point 

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Swoop down on Rio from above during an exciting helicopter ride!
  • View Christ the Redeemer, Botanical Garden, Tijuca rainforest, and more from the air!
  • Climb Sugarloaf Mountain in a couple of aerial cable cars!
  • Enjoy a delicious, all-you-can-eat Brazilian B.B.Q. lunch!
  • See the Metropolitan Cathedral, National Library, and more during a tour of downtown!
  • Meet your friendly and informative guide!


Conquer Rio by helicopter and aerial cable car during By Land & By Air: A Rio de Janeiro Tour!

With your By Land & By Air: A Rio de Janeiro Tour tickets, you’ll travel around Rio in comfort and style! Enjoy convenient hotel pick-up before embarking on an exciting Rio de Janeiro trip that utilizes multiple modes of transportation! By helicopter, you’ll soar above downtown Rio, circle around Christ the Redeemer, and swoop down on sunbathers at Rio’s world-famous beaches. It’s what to do in Rio de Janeiro if you’re looking for a luxurious Rio experience!

Then, tour Rio’s downtown area and check out the pyramidal Metropolitan Cathedral, National Library, National Museum of Fine Arts, Municipal Theater, and much more! Next, for lunch, you’ll sit down to a deliciously authentic, all-you-can-eat, Brazilian B.B.Q. meal! And finally, climb to the top of the iconic Sugarloaf Mountain by taking two separate aerial cable car rides! If you want to enjoy the best views in the entire city, then taking this tour is one of the best things to do in Rio de Janeiro!


  • By Land & By Air: A Rio de Janeiro Tour
  • An 8-hour, guided tour of Rio with a helicopter ride
  • 9-minute helicopter flight
  • Cable car ticket
  • Lunch in a barbecue restaurant
  • Round-trip transfer to most hotels in São Conrado, Leblon, Ipanema, and Copacabana
  • Live guide and commentary


  • Beverages
  • Gratuities

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet, you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.

So there’s no last-minute rush, please arrive at the start point 30 minutes before departure time.

If you would like to avoid picking up and dropping off other passengers, please ask for the last meeting point location when calling to reconfirm or when selecting your pick-up point.

Infants up to 2 years of age usually do not pay. However, if the pilot determines that for security reasons the child should occupy a seat, then the value for this seat will be charged.

The specific departure time for this tour will be determined upon reconfirmation.

The flight is based on first come, first served standard.

There is a minimum of four persons for each flight. In the unlikely event that the minimum is not reached, you will be refunded.

It is recommended you call us to check if weather conditions are preventing the helicopter from flying.

This tour is wheelchair accessible.

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