Guided tour

Rio de Janeiro: Christ the Redeemer Guided Hike

Activity provider: RioXtreme

Rio de Janeiro: Christ the Redeemer Guided Hike

Activity provider: RioXtreme

From US$ 68 per person

Hike to the Christ the Redeemer statue through Tijuca Forest National Park. Admire the natural setting and incredible views. See the Parque Lage and its mansion with a guide.

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Duration 5.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Pickup optional
Pickup is available in all of the South Zone of Rio: Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Botafogo, Flamengo, and others. Contact the local partner if you are in another location in Rio. Please wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Experience a feast for the eyes as the sun rays falls over the Tijuca Forest
  • Start the moderate hike at Parque Lage, at the base of Corcovado Mountain
  • Discover the beauty of UNESCO-listed Tijuca National Rainforest
  • Marvel at the scenic views of of Rio’s most privileged belvederes
Full description

Discover the UNESCO-listed Tijuca National Rainforest and the famous Christ the Redeemer statue. The hike will start at Parque Lage at the base of Corcovado Mountain, a park covered with Atlantic Rainforest, with a beautiful and imponent old mansion and many century-old palm trees. The ascent lasts about two hours and goes through some beautiful waterfalls with plenty of freshwater. Experience the marvelous view of one of Rio’s most privileged belvederes.

  • Accredited tour guide
  • Round trip transfer from/to South Zone of Rio (if option is selected)
  • Ticket to visit Christ the Redeemer (approximately BRL 30, weekdays / BRL 53, weekends / local holidays / high season, per person)
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with low level of fitness
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Lage Park (main entrance gate): 414 Jardim Botanico street (15 minutes by car from Copacabana).

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Snacks
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Insect repellent
  • Breathable clothing
  • Cash
  • Daypack
  • Passport or ID card, copy accepted

Know before you go

  • The hike level is moderate (8 km / 3,1 miles in total)
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October 17, 2022

Fantastic guide <3

January 2, 2023

Product ID: 361780