Our Niteroi City Tour takes you to the other side of Guanabara bay, to Niterói city, a charming middle class town with a great view of Rio. It`s a beautiful city, with awesome beaches and excellent restaurants. Niterói is considered one of the wealthiest cities of Rio de Janeiro state, with a higher income and a better life quality, comparing to most of its cities . With a bit less than 500.000 inhabitants , the city has one of the largest concentration of high schools and colleges in the country.
In this tour, you will visit the world famous Museum of Contemporary Arts (MAC), designed by Oscar Niemeyer, one of the most respected architects of our time. Also, you will visit one of the largest and oldest fortifications ever built in Brazil, called Fortaleza de Santa Cruz. Along the way, the tour passes by the most famous bay beaches of Niterói. On the way back, we go up the hill to the city park, to check the most amazing view of Rio de Janeiro city, that only Niteroi can offer.
Rio de Janeiro city. From tuesday to sunday, under request.
Pick ups at 8:00 am.
Wear good walking shoes, wear comfortable clothes, wear a cap and sun block on sunny days. We do not provide meals in this tour but there are places to eat there. Time to stop and eat is included in the tour duration.
Please click on the PROCEED BOOKING button at the top right of this page. You will be directed to our booking engine, where you will fill out the form with tour date, names, address in Rio, phone number, number of passengers and etc. Once you check out, you will be directed to Paypal to perform the payment of the deposit (R$69.00 per person). After the payment, a voucher will be sent to your e-mail address. Make sure you check your spam box as well. Remainder is paid in cash to the guide, at the start of the tour.
We start the pick ups at 08:00 from hotels and airbnb apartments in Rio city. We arrive in Niterói city around 08:30am. We visit the MAC museum, the Santa Cruz Fortress, the city park, with the views of Rio city, and the beaches inside the Guanabara bay. In each location, we spend between 45 minutes and 01 hour. The tour ends in Rio city around 02:00pm.