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Day Sailing in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Experience hosted by Marco

7.5 hours
Includes food, drinks, equipment
Up to 8 people
Hosted in English, Portuguese

What you'll do

This is an sail experience designed for you, so our routes are very flexible and adaptable to meet your expectations.
We will depart from the Yacht Club of Rio de Janeiro between 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m for a sail tour of the Guanabara Bay passing through the main points of interest (Sugar Loaf, Downtown skyline, Fiscal Island, Museum of Tomorrow, Fortresses, among others ).
Depending on the conditions of the sea we will leave Guanabara Bay to the open sea for a visit to the Cagarras Islands, one of the best places to dive in Rio.
You can snorkel and see a wide variety of marine life, or, if you prefer, enjoy a StandUp paddle or simply relax enjoying the view.
We will sail back with a unique view of the beaches of Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana. Depending on the weather, we will finish the day between 6pm /6:30pm with a spectacular sunset.
Other things to note
Additional drinks (including beer and alchool) can be arranged at additional cost, previously agreed upon by the parties.
This is an sail experience designed for you, so our routes are very flexible and adaptable to meet your expectations.
We will depart from the Yacht Club of Rio de Janeiro between 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m for a sail tour of the Guanabara Bay passing through the main points of interest (Sugar Loaf, Downtown skyline, Fiscal Island, Museum of Tomorrow, Fortresses, among others ).
Depending on the conditions of the sea we will leave Guanabar…

Marco's commitment to safety

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What's included

  • Food
    light pasta salad with tuna and some vegetables with yogurt sauce, snacks,...
  • Drinks
    Water, soft drinks
  • Equipment
    StandUp Paddle & Snorkel
From $114
/ person
Wed, Feb 3
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
$114 per person
$114 per person
Thu, Feb 4
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
$114 per person
$114 per person
Fri, Feb 5
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
$114 per person
$114 per person

Meet your host, Marco

Host on Airbnb since 2017
  • 47 Reviews
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I was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, I am amateur captain, certified by Brazilian Navy, with more than 6,000 miles navigated on the coast of Brazil.
Join me and my wife Isabel in our passion for the sea. We have been married for more than 30 years and we like to share our pleasure of sailing on the beaches and islands of Rio de Janeiro.
Come with us to share the beauties of Rio de Janeiro from another point of view.
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Where you'll be

We will be aboard an Beneteau Oceanis 41 foot sailboat, super comfortable and safe.
The boat has 3 cabins, 2 bathrooms and a full kitchen. We have all the necessary equipment for safe navigation and for the protection of people in case and emergencies.
We will sail for calm waters and the itineraries will always be chosen according to the meteorological conditions.

Rated 5.0 out of 5 from 47 reviews.

Gustavo
January 2021
Marco and Isabel are the best hosts!! Río de Janeiro is enjoyed in a totally different way from the sea and their boat. Would definitely recommend.
Virginie
March 2020
Experiência fantástica!!!! Adoramos o passeio! Conhecemos o Rio com um novo olhar!!!! Tudo estava perfeito! A Isabel e o Marco foram realmente fantásticos!!!! Obrigado!!!!
Kris
February 2020
Marco and Isabella are expert sailors with a beautiful yacht. They are warm and welcoming, and both are clearly passionate about sailing and life on the water. While we were in Rio, the seas were unusually rough, so while we were unable to complete the original agenda, we were still able to make a nice tour of the calmer waters in the bay. We spent a nice day with friends and family, talking, sharing stories.
Marco and Isabella are expert sailors with a beautiful yacht. They are warm and welcoming, and both are clearly passionate about sailing and life on the water. While we were in Ri…
Yacine
February 2020
Je n’oublierai jamais ces moments. Je ne peux même pas décrire ce que nous avons vécu auprès de ces personnes. Je reviendrai ❤️
Jadé
February 2020
Marco and Isabel are first class. Communication is amazing and Marco worked with me to get on the water when convenience and weather would best fit. I did this experience solo and hope to return with my sisters/girlfriends/partner. And had amazing recommendations for restaurants. One I’m sitting at right now. Very much appreciate the friendliness and flexibility of the host. x
Marco and Isabel are first class. Communication is amazing and Marco worked with me to get on the water when convenience and weather would best fit. I did this experience solo and…
Michelle
December 2019
Best day we had in rio! Boat was so nice and wonderful. Communication was fantastic and Marco and Isabelle made us feel welcome and at home on their boat. Easy going and flexible , even providing vegetarian options when asked! Great way to see the city and make new friends. Definitely do this trip!
Best day we had in rio! Boat was so nice and wonderful. Communication was fantastic and Marco and Isabelle made us feel welcome and at home on their boat. Easy going and flexible ,…

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Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

What to bring

Lots of excitement and joy

Light clothes, bathing suits, sunscreen.