Embark on a scenic and cultural journey to the resort town of Petrópolis. Your adventure begins with a drive through the mountains outside Rio, taking in stunning views of the scenic countryside. Your destination is the charming summer resort of Petrópolis. This European-style resort town was once the summer residence of Pedro II, Brazil's last emperor. You'll visit the Santos Dumont house as well as the Imperial Palace Museum. This former royal palace is now home to the crown jewels, and a magnificent collection of fine china, furniture, paintings, and tapestries from the Imperial Court. Pass the Quitandinha and the breathtaking Gothic Revival-style Cathedral of Petrópolis. Sit down for a traditional lunch at a churrascaria, savoring an all-you-can-eat lunch featuring meat, a salad bar, and delicious side dishes paired with national wine.
This tour is provided by an operator that has been third-party certified to meet the Global Sustainable Tourism Council's Criteria for Tour Operators.
Explore the Imperial Museum, admiring the crown jewels, and the Imperial Court collection of fine china, furniture, paintings, and tapestries.
Discover the breathtaking Gothic-Revival style Cathedral of Petrópolis.
Enjoy a scenic drive through the mountains outside Rio, with lunch at a Petrópolis churrascaria.
What to BringShow
KeyCard and photo identification
What to WearShow
Hat and sunglasses
Guests must be able to negotiate approximately 19 steps and walk over paved surfaces.
Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
Guests may encounter lines at the Imperial Museum.
Location Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Tour Code RJ6L
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