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City Tours in Buzios

Buzios tours will give you a glimpse of this amazing paradise, just choose the right tour for you and enjoy !

The best way to see the city of Buzios is by taking a guided tour. Of course you could rely on a tour book and your own sense of direction but many of these books are outdated. An arranged tour with an experienced local who knows the city is the smartest way to go. And it is easier to just sit back and relax and let someone else do all the work.City Tours in Buzios

The Trolley Tour

The trolley tour is the only tour that takes the visitor through the city and out to many of the lovely beaches. It is a great way to get oriented when you first arrive at Buzios. As a matter of fact this guided tour should be the first event on your travel agenda right after checking into your hotel. Knowing your way around the city is essential to having an enjoyable vacation. These trolley tours usually run about 3 hours. The driver will pick you up at your hotel. The tours run daily at 9am, 12pm and 3pm.

The Trolley

The trolley itself is an open-air ride with no frames so there will be no obstructions to your view. The seats are quite comfortable. You will be able to enjoy the sunshine as well as the cool ocean breezes and the scent of the lush tropical vegetation. The tour guides will also provide you with fresh fruit juices and mineral water to drink.

There will also be biscuits and some of that wonderful fresh fruit that abounds in Buzios including guava, papaya and pineapple. Keep in mind the trip does not include any personal expenses nor does it include tips or gratuities. You are expected to tip the driver and any other guides that are along for the ride. Also, while your trolley will have a top to protect you from the sun, it is a good idea to bring along sunscreen and sunglasses because the sun, low in the sky can be harsh.

Points of Interest

These guided tours have an ongoing narrative to inform you of the history and geology of the city. The narratives are very easy to understand are often amusing with funny stories and anecdotes. The trolley will begin by visiting 12 different beaches around Buzios and then end up downtown.

You have the option to get off the trolley downtown or you will be taken to your hotel. Each trolley can hold up to 35 guests. Some of the beaches you will visit include Joao Fernandes, Praia Brava, Praia Olho de Boi, and Praia da Armaçao. You will also see the statue of Brigitte Bardot and will pass through the Praça dos Ossos or Square of Bones.
These tours are perfect for both young children and adults. There is so much to see that no one can possibly get bored. The tour guides themselves are also a great cornucopia of knowledge so feel free to ask them about the best beaches, restaurants and bars to visit in Buzios.