In one of the tours Off Rio de Janeiro you will get to know the Imperial City of Petropolis, where the royal family spent summers during the monarchy time. With a nice weather, Petropolis sill keeps in very good conditions palaces, museums and churches since the time of the Emperor D.Peter II. Many brazilians forgot their history, but with Rio Cultural Secrets you are gonna have access to all infos and will see the main attractions of Petropolis: Crystal Palace, the Imperial Museum and much more.
Crossing the bridge to the other side of Guanabara Bay, Niteroi, founded by the French, enchants everyone with its beauty, gastronomy and architecture. With many constructions of Oscar Niemeyer, is the second city with more buildings projected by him.