Host to the Olympic Games 2016, Rio is one of the must see places to visit. A huge seaside city in Brazil, famed for it’s Copacabana and Ipanema beaches. As Brazil’s most popular tourist spots, Rio pulsates with history, heritage and bursts with culture.
Corcovado Mountain is where the iconic statue, Christ Redeemer stands at 38m high. Take an open top jeep through the Tijuca rainforest, with a gentle hike included giving you the chance to see monkeys, birds, butterflies and sloths. You’ll be amazed how this tropical rainforest sits right at the edge of a city.
Take a tour of the city where you can compare the historical architecture with the present. The National library is the largest in all of Latin America.
For some breath taking views of the city, then the tram ride through Santa Teresa neighbourhood is the thing to do. Admire the architectural and cultural beauty whilst soaking up the ambience of Rio.
Shopping is a must, wherever you go. Whether it’s the more fashionable brands, or local markets, then there is something for everyone in Rio.
Call the Holiday Hamster team on 08000 988 955 and we will help plan a trip to this beautiful seaside city in Brazil.