If you are planning on visiting Rio de Janeiro for the Olympics then why not start or finish your trip exploring Brazil’s stunning coastline? Local expert Brazil Yacht Services passes on the secrets of this tropical coastal
Day 1: Rio de Janeiro
Land at Rio de Janeiro’s Galeão airport and, in 45 minutes, you’ll be on your yacht at Marina da Glória or in Botafogo Bay. Climb Sugarloaf mountain, see the famous statue of Christ the Redeemer and wander the Botanical Garden below. The adventurous might try a tandem paraglider flight above São Conrado beach or surf in Arpoador.