Visit all the must-see attractions in Rio de Janeiro in a single day! Begin with a trip to see the Christ the Redeemer statue atop Corcovado Mountain, followed by a panoramic visit to the Maracanã stadium and additional stops at the Sambódromo (Sambadrome), the metropolitan cathedral, and the Selarón Steps. After lunch at a steakhouse, ride the cable cars up to the Sugarloaf Mountain.
The Christ the Redeemer statue is one of the New Seven Wonders of the World - on top of Corcovado Mountain. From here you can admire incredible views of the entire city. Once you're back at sea level, drive past the legendary Maracanã soccer stadium and head to Sambódromo, the location of Rio's exciting Carnaval. Pay a visit to the metropolitan cathedral. Then, check out the brightly colored tiles of the world-famous Selarón Steps, one of Rio's most distinctive landmarks. Next, head to a local steakhouse for a barbecue lunch. Make a final trip to Sugarloaf Mountain and enjoy a great panorama of Rio.