Petropolis - The Imperial City
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Rio de Janeiro , Brazil

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In English, Duration: 1 days

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Duration: 1 day
  • Drinks
  • Meal
  • Tickets
Activity for:
  • Families
  • Couples
  • Youth
  • Seniors
Activity type:
  • Sightseeing, tours and museums
Activity duration:
  • Full day

Activity Description

The city of Petropolis is located 60 km away from Rio and has been called the Imperial City since the times of the Emperor Pedro II. Settled by the Germans, Petropolis keeps the memory of Brazilian history alive with its buildings and charming streets.

This tour starts with the visit to the Imperial Museum, which has been the summer residence of the Emperor D. Pedro II, and keeps furniture and objects such as the crown of gold, pearls and diamonds used by D. Pedro I and D. Pedro II.

The tour will continue on to the Gothic Cathedral where Princess Isabel was buried along with the tombstones of D. Pedro II and his wife. From there you will see the Crystal Palace, built in France and mounted in Brazil, destined to shelter exhibitions and great parties promoted by Princess Isabel.

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Location
Starting point:
Roundtrip transfer to most hotels in São Conrado, Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana.
We will not be able to pick up on Leme, from 05th of August through the 18th of August. Passengers will be asked to go to the nearest pick up point available, the Windsor Atlantica Hotel.

End point: Same as starting point

Schedule
Opening dates
Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday, 08:00 - 18:00

Duration: 10 Hours

Guiding options
Guiding type: Guide

Requirements
Due to issues beyond our control, timings and sites are subject to last minute changes on rare occasions.

Itinerary

Point of interest: 1. Imperial Museum
Point of interest: 2. Cathedral of Petrópolis
Point of interest: 3. Crystal Palace

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