Day 4 in South America


Touring of Rio by Bus, Train and Cable Car

 Todays touring began with a ride through the business district of Rio. Lots of activity. Next stop was at the statue of Christ the Redeemer on Corcovado Mountain. A motorized incline train brought us to the top.

 

 Waiting in line at the bottom of the incline

 

 All aboard

 

Working our way of the mountain

 

Corcovado Mountain and Sugar Loaf

Our train driver to the top of Corcovado Mountain and the statue of Christ the Redeemer.

 

Walking along and viewing Rio high up

 

 Wave back at Bev

 

You can spot the webmaster on the steps and the workers on The Redeemer's left shoulder

 

 A hazy sighting of Sugar Loaf. We will be there this afternoon.

 

 Back to the hotel for lunch

 

Back in the bus passing some architecture in Rio and heading for a ride atop Sugar Loaf

 

Two cable car rides and we will be atop the mountain

Rio and Sugar Loaf

While changing cars we spotted a helicopter pad and a neat glimpse of Rio

 

 Last link to the top

 

 Looking down from the cable car

 

 We made it to the top

 

 Wow!

 

 An idea for Pam

 

 Heading back down

 

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