Have you ever dreamed of soaring through the sky, free as a bird, and experiencing the world from a whole new perspective? If so, then the helicopter flight over Rio de Janeiro’s iconic landmarks – is an experience you simply cannot miss.
This unique journey is perfect for those who wish to discover the main wonders of Rio in a short, fast, and unforgettable way. Notably, some tour operators even emphasize their accommodation for all travelers highlighting that they are wheelchair-friendly, which ensures an inclusive experience for everyone.
There are different flights to choose from and they cover some of the most beautiful tourist attractions in the world. You’ll get to see the stunning Copacabana and Ipanema Beaches, Maracanã, the majestic Sugar Loaf, and Christ the Redeemer – one of the 7 Wonders of the World. These routes are designed to surprise both locals (Cariocas) and tourists from all over the world.
What To Expect
Here is an example of a flight, you will pass by several iconic locations:
Reserva Beach: Also known as Praia da Reserva de Marapendi, this beach is located in the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood. It is about 8.0 km in length and is located between Praia da Barra da Tijuca and Praia do Recreio.
Barra da Tijuca Beach: The longest beach in the state of Rio de Janeiro, with eighteen kilometers in length.
Praia Da Joatinga: A small beach located in the Joá neighborhood.
Pedra da Gavea: A monolithic mountain in the Tijuca Forest, composed of granite and gneiss. Its altitude is 842 meters, making it one of the highest mountains in the world along ocean shores.
Sao Conrado Beach: Known for its clear, soft sand and strong waves that attract surfers.
Morro Dois Irmaos: A rock formation located in the neighborhood of Vidigal.
Leblon Beach: A quieter beach that’s perfect for families.
Ipanema Beach: One of Rio’s most popular beaches.
Arpoador beach: A beach and rock formation located in Ipanema.
Copacabana Beach: Considered one of the most famous beaches in the world.
Vermelha Beach: A tiny and hidden beach located at the foot of Sugar Loaf.
Sugarloaf Mountain: A complex of hills located in Urca.
Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon: A lagoon located in the South Zone of Rio de Janeiro.
Jockey Club: Located in a gigantic area where there are no buildings with more than two floors.
So why wait? Fulfill your dream of flying and experience an unforgettable journey over Rio de Janeiro. Discover why this helicopter flight is considered one of the best ways to see Sugar Loaf and Christ the Redeemer. With accommodating services for all, including those in wheelchairs, this adventure is curated to be inclusive and accessible.