About Guanabara Bay
On January the 1st of 1502 a Portuguese squad commanded by Goncalves discovered the Guanabara Bay and judging it to be a great river and that time being January he gave it the name of Rio de Janeiro. Guanabara Bay is the largest bay in the world based on volume of water has several islands such as the Governors Island Fundao and Snakes Island. In the west you will see Rio de Janeiro and facing east - the municipal district of Niteroi. A city vision is discovered as you leave "Marina da Gloria" by saveiro schooner neighborhoods of Botafogo Flamengo Urca Sugar Loaf Fort Sao Joao Flagstone Island Santa Cruz Fortress Rio-Niteroi Bridge and more. Includes - Roundtrip transportation View Hotel Pick Up List - Professional tour guide Excludes - Meals and drinks - Tips and gratuities - Personal expenses - Optional activity costs Please note - This tour must be booked at least 72 hours in advance of your travel date. - Tour is not wheelchair accessible. - If your hotel is located outside the vicinity of the Copacabana Ipanema or Leblon Beach we may not be able to pick you up from your chosen hotel. If this is the case you will be advised so that an alternative pickup point can be arranged.