We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rio Island Boat Tour

Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Book In Advance

Start Date
End Date
Tours from Rio Island Boat Tour tend to sell out - travelers recommend booking in advance!
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
84
All photos (84)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
About
Rio Island offers outstanding day trips to chill and see Rio de Janeiro from a different viewpoint. The nearby islands are the perfect place if you are looking for a unique and remarkable experience, with the best views of the city. We will be...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
Av Pasteur,333 - Botafogo | Iate Clube do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-240, Brazil
Urca
Website
+55 21 97204-6868
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Rio de Janeiro
from US$31.00
More Info
from US$45.00
More Info
from US$60.00
More Info
from US$52.00
More Info
Reviews (153)
Filter reviews
39 results
Traveler rating
35
3
0
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
35
3
0
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews spoke excellent english red beach sugarloaf mountain captain coastline ricardo angle ride beaches swam sailed sailors company rio perspective safety waves
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 39 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this excursion! We had a great time! We captured beautiful photos of the coastline, islands and of an old prison and fort.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mei-Ling T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a 3 hours boat trip around Rio. The skipper Ricardo was very friendly and we felt very safe. The boat can accommodate a family. He took us to a small beach with calm waters like a pool where the kids could swim. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Casa-World
Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

Nice boat to rent and to enjoy Rio and the different places around. Got a problem on the engine but Antonio and Ricardo fixed it quickly.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 682valenting
Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

We found Antonio to be responsive and friendly. Booking was easy. The cool drinks were great on such a warm day. Matheus, our captain was also friendly. He modified the tour for us as we went to take advantage of so me opportunities and to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank malaitaman
Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

My friends and I booked the trip with Antonio and he advised in the best time to go and catch the sunset. We met with Ricardo on the day of the tour (he is amazing) who took us to a quite beach. The tour came...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank julagem
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Last time we were in Rio we went out for a trip with Antonio on his boat. We had such a good time last year that we didn’t hesitate to contact Antonio to book again. This time we went to Itapu Beach in Niteroi and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Craig0870
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

All the images of the clear aqua water and fish/turtles snorkelling are not real. This is not what you will get on the tour. The water was murky and there were absolutely no fish, nor coral reefs. The boat ride itself was fine and once...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jessicaallossery
Reviewed 26 November 2018

I booked 2 boats with this company this year so far, the smaller and medium-sized (that turned out to be really big!) ones. The service was excellent. The first time I was filming and they did everything to accommodate our team and needs. The second...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AnaClaraMachado2013
Reviewed 9 November 2018

It's quite adventurous and exciting. The view along the whole ride is so amazing. We saw the breathtaking sunset and went swimming in the super clear blue water. Highly recommend this tour!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Roving479802
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

It was an amazing tour that I'd definitely do it again on my next trip to Rio. Breathtaking views of all the beaches of Rio as well as islands. The tour is 3 hours long and the guide is professional, very nice and English friendly....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chahadmohamed
View more reviews
Nearby
Urca
Urca is one of the oldest areas in Rio. Known for its
incredible views of the city, the neighbourhood runs
along Guanabara bay, providing visitors with an
opportunity to watch the sunset from one of Rio’s
greatest natural treasures: Sugarloaf Mountain (Pao de
Acucar). It is said that the locals in Urca are “bon
vivant,” which is one of the reasons the area attracts
people of all styles and ages. Urca is the perfect
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 290 nearby hotels
Real Residence Copacabana
30 reviews
.99 km away
Mercure RJ Botafogo Mourisco
1,074 reviews
.99 km away
Merlin Copacabana Hotel
1,680 reviews
1.08 km away
Augusto's Rio Copa Hotel
826 reviews
1.08 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 14,670 nearby restaurants
Outback Steakhouse - Botafogo
3,154 reviews
.54 km away
Geisha Hi-Tech
362 reviews
.59 km away
Urca Grill Restaurante
113 reviews
.52 km away
Mr Cheney Cookies
53 reviews
.55 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,933 nearby attractions
Centro Cultural Visconde de Maua
30 reviews
.33 km away
Morro da Urca
9,092 reviews
.70 km away
Urca
3,229 reviews
.48 km away
Vermelha Beach
1,057 reviews
.70 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
LauraE2391
30 April 2018|
Answer
Response from Apedrowollner | Property representative |
Hi Laura. My number is +5521988145968 or +5521988145971
1
Vote
Google Translation
AndrewCambridgeUK
28 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Apedrowollner | Property representative |
Hi Andrew, good morning. Have you seen my last message?
1
Vote