Situated across the bay of Guanabara, you’ll find the city Niteroi. In the past the capital of Rio state, nowadays Niteroi is known through its Oscar Niemeyer museum, named after the famous Brazilian architect. Starting from Ipanema this bike tour will take you to Copacabana beach, where Niemeyer used to have his office, to Botafogo beach and downtown Rio – with several stops on the way.
In Rio’s center you’ll take a ferry, while bringing your bike on board as well, and will go to Niteroi. In Niteroi you’ll cycle along the so-called Niemeyer path to the museum, where the museum will be visited shortley.
The next part of the trip will lead you to the beautiful beach of São Francisco where a lunch break will be held. The tour will visit the center of Niteroi as well, before returning to Rio.