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Sunset Sailing in Rio

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Sunset Sailing in Rio

73 reviews
Paused through April 3rd. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Portuguese
boat ride

Sunset Sailing in Rio

boat ride

Sunset Sailing in Rio

73 reviews
Paused through April 3rd. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English, Portuguese

What you'll do

Boarding will be early in the afternoon at Marina da Glória. After the presentations and accommodations we will explain about safety and service. Ready! Time to leave and lift the sails. We will sail through the main tourist and historical points of Guanabara Bay: Urca District, Santa Cruz Fortress, Lage Island and São João Fort. We will stop for a swim by anchoring at Adam and Eve Beaches or Red Beach. Then the route will be to the MAC - Contemporary Art Museum by renowned architect Oscar Niemayer. On the way back, the Sunset will be the protagonist with Corcovado and Sugar Loaf filling the beautiful landscape of the wonderful city of Rio.

Your host

Learn more about Rafael

Rafael

Hi, I'm Rafael Sardinha, Physical Education Teacher, Sailor and Amateur Captain by the Brazilian Navy. I live aboard a sailboat with my family and with my wife Larissa I welcome guests to my home to share passions and stories about the sea, sailing, the city of Rio and life. Passionate about outdoor adventure activity I have commanded different sailboats throughout Brazil, Europe and the Caribbean. Now we are here with our sailboat PIRAPAMA with open arms to receive them. Get on board with us and experience the pleasures of living aboard because here "any way love is worth it." Welcome and let's sail.

What's included

Food
Assorted snacks and seasonal fruits
Drinks
Beer, Caipirinha, Soda and Water
Equipment
Life jackets, swim floats, first aid kit.

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Where you'll be

After leaving Marina da Gloria, we will sail to the Urca neighborhood to admire and photograph Sugar Loaf up close. Then we will continue to the neighboring city of Niterói crossing Guanabara Bay and the Fortes St. John, Lage and Santa Cruz. For a relaxing swim, we will anchor the sailboat on the charming Adam and Eve beach. We will continue next to the imposing MAC - Museum of Contemporary Art by the prestigious architect Oscar Niemeyer. To finish the incredible sunset with the mountains of Rio in the background.

This experience is available starting April 04, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused through Friday, April 3rd due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests of all ages can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

The route may be changed if weather conditions are adverse.

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Rafael
Sunset Sailing in Rio
73 reviews
From $37/person
73 reviews
From $37/person