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Portuguese programs in rio de janeiro

BEST TOURS IN RIO DE JANEIRO

Welcome to our Tours in Rio de Janeiro

Explore Rio de Janeiro!

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is mostly famous for its wonderful lively beaches, breathtaking landscapes, soulful musical diversions and some of the most spectacular people on the planet.

During your visit, you can find a variety of world-renowned restaurants, world-class art museums, samba-fueled nights and spectacular football matches.

Truly, it is easy to find breathtaking views; gorgeous beaches and lush mountains, and samba-fueled nightlife enchance the Cidade Maravilhosa (Marvelous City)!

The magnificent Christ the Redeemer statue, atop Mount Corcovado, makes Rio a remarkable vacation spot and definitely bucket list destination. In fact, you may already know Rio for its huge Carnaval festival featuring parade floats, flamboyant costumes, and samba dancers, acknowledging it as the world’s largest.

 

RIO DE JANEIRO IN ONE DAY WITH A BRAZILIAN TOUR GUIDE!

portuguese lessons in brazilVisit all the following in just one day:

Christ The Redeemer | Cristo Redentor,

Sugarloaf Mountain | "Pão de Açúcar,

Santa Teresa,

Lapa,

Selaron Steps,

Tijuca National Rainforest, and

Vista Chinesa.

 

See full description of the tours below.

 

This tour runs daily and pick up times vary, depending on your location.
The van will pick you up directly from your hotel, hostel, etc.

Total Guided Tour Fee: $180 USD
Booking fee is $18 USD. Remaining balance is $162 USD.

 

Contact us here if you have any questions about one of the best tours in Rio de Janeiro.

 

INTENSIVE GROUP AND PRIVATE PORTUGUESE LESSONS IN RIO DE JANEIRO

 

Group Lessons: 4 Lessons per day

20 Lessons per week. From 9:00 am - 1:00 pm.

PRIVATE LESSONS Can be booked  Monday - Friday.

All skill levels.

Free after-class activities!

Individual Tours in Rio de Janeiro in English or Portuguese

All the following tours can be arranged any time and date, in English and Portuguese.
Meeting point is always at our Portuguese school in Rio de Janeiro, unless otherwise requested.
Our Brazilian Tour Guides also speak English and they are fantastic!

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CHRIST THE REDEEMER with a Brazilian Tour guide!

Tour Fee: $150 USD
Booking fee: $15 USD. Remaining Balance $135 USD.

 

Christ the Redeemer (Corcovado) is Brazil's most iconic landmark and you trip to Rio would not be complete without visiting it! Also, it is known as Cristo Redentor and it rises almost a half-mile into the Rio sky.  Furthermore, it is perhaps the most recognizable Christian image in Latin America, making this landmark a worldwide-known location.

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Sugarloaf Mountain | "Pão de Açúcar"

Tour Fee: $150 USD
Booking fee: $15 USD. Remaining Balance $135 USD.

 

Sugarloaf Mountain | "Pão de Açúcar" is a peak situated at the mouth of Guanabara Bay, on a peninsula that looks into the Atlantic Ocean.

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EDUCATIONAL FAVELA TOUR with a Brazilian Tour guide!
Tour Fee: $150 USD
Booking fee: $15 USD. Remaining Balance $135 USD.

Join the opportunity to learn a bit about Brazilian favelas. We place a huge emphasis on this tour being an educational experience. First, our tour guide will take you into the community of Dona Marta (the favela in which Michael Jackson filmed the music clip ‘They Don’t Really Care About Us.’).  Afterwards, he will guide you through the community and explain many important things, like how the residents receive their mail, how to buy and sell houses in the favela, how and why the favelas came about in the first place, and more. Also, he will talk about a few social projects taking place through partner organizations.

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COOKING CLASS (& EATING) Brazilian Tour guide and Chef.
Tour Fee: $150 USD
Booking fee: $15 USD. Remaining Balance $135 USD.

 

Learn how to cook some of the best Brazilian dishes with a professional Carioca chef. Our chef invites you into her kitchen, where you will cook a series of traditional Brazilian appetisers, such as the famous Caipirinha, which is the traditional drink of Brazil, and Moqueca, a delicious seafood dish from Bahia. Additionlly, she will teach you about Brazilian food and the history of certain dishes, as well as where to purchase your ingredients from. In fact, this class is more than a cooking class: you will love having the complete ‘hands on’ experience, learning about the culinary history, practising your Portuguese and at the end, sitting down to enjoy your delicious meal. What's more, you will have a recipe to take home and you are welcome to take photos during the class! Truly, our Cooking Class is one of the most fun and dynamic activities we have!

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PEDRA DO TELEGRAFO TOUR with a Brazilian Tour guide!
Tour Fee: $150 USD
Booking fee: $15 USD. Remaining Balance $135 USD.

 

Our Carioca tour guide will take you to the famous Pedra Telégrafo rock!
To start the tour, meeting time is 7 am at our Portuguese language school. After a 50-minute hike, you will encounter the famous rock, where you can take some amazing pictures, looking like you are falling off it!
Afterwards, you will stop for lunch (extra cost and optional), and then your group will visit some of the famous surf beaches such as the Grumari, Prainha and Macumba, ending the tour around 1 - 2 pm.

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SAMBA SCHOOL (NIGHT EVENT) with a Brazilian Dance teacher!
Tour Fee: $150 USD
Booking fee: $15 USD. Remaining Balance $135 USD.

 

Learn how to dance samba, the most famous dance in Brazil! Our awesome and professional samba teacher offers dance classes at our Portuguese language school in Rio de Janeiro. For sure, you will get your hips moving and shaking!

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HANG GLIDING with a Brazilian Tour guide!
Tour Fee: $290 USD
Booking fee: $29 USD. Remaining Balance $261 USD.

 

HANG GLIDING (ASA DELTA) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
This is a once in a lifetime experience, in which you will have breathtaking views of Rio de Janeiro while hang gliding! We are partners with the safest company in Rio de Janeiro and our flight instructor has been flying for over 15 years. Truly, you can be sure to have a wonderful and truly breathtaking experience!
To start the experience, our driver will pick you up from your nominated address and take you to the famous mountain of Pedra Bonita.
First, you will rehearse with the flight instructor and go through three safety checks.
Then, you will jump off the mountain of Pedra Bonita and land on the soft sand beach in São Conrado.
Your flying time can range from 10-15 mins depending on wind conditions.
Also, photos and a high quality video are included in cost, so please bring your phone/usb with enough storage to have everything transferred or you.
We recommend that you wear closed shoes and comfortable clothes for hang gliding.
At the end of the experience, your driver will bring you back to your nominated address or the school.

Hang gliding is an air sport, in which a pilot flies a light, non-motorised foot-launched, heavier-than-air aircraft. Most hang gliders are made of aluminium alloy, covered with synthetic sailcloth to form a “wing”.

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PARASAILING with a Brazilian Tour guide!
Tour Fee: $290 USD
Booking fee: $29 USD. Remaining Balance $261 USD.

 

PARASAILING (PARAPENTE) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
This is a once in a lifetime experience to see breathtaking views of Rio de Janeiro from the Sky while parasailing! We are partners with the safest company in Rio de Janeiro and our flight instructor has been flying for over 15 years. Truly, you can be sure to have a wonderful and truly breathtaking experience!
To start the experience, our driver will pick you up from your nominated address and take you to the famous mountain of Pedra Bonita.
First, you will rehearse with the flight instructor and go through three safety checks.
Then, you will jump off the mountain of Pedra Bonita and land on the soft sand beach in São Conrado.
Your flying time can range from 10-15 mins depending on wind conditions.
Also, photos and a high quality video are included in cost, so please bring your phone/usb with enough storage to have everything transferred or you.
We recommend that you wear closed shoes and comfortable clothes for parasailing.
At the end of the experience, your driver will bring you back to your nominated address or the school.

Parasailing, known as well as parascending or parakiting, is a recreational kiting activity in which a person is towed behind a vehicle or boat, while being attached to a specially-designed canopy wing that resembles a parachute, known as a parasail wing.

Book one of our Tours in Rio de Janeiro today!

Other people joining the tours will be a mix of individuals of different ages and professions from all over the world. Truly, it is a great opportunity to create wonderful memories and enjoy the endless enchantment of Brazil. Moreover, tours can be booked in English or Portuguese with our Brazilian Tour Guides.

For booking your flights, Hotwire is a great option since they feature different airlines.


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