Glorious beaches, opulent mountains, samba- electrified nights and nail-biting football matches make Rio de Janeiro, Cidade Maravilhosa, meaning Marvelous City. Come and grab some color. Pre-book a Santos Dumont Airport car rental for pickup at Rio de Janeiro Airport for easy commuting. We provide insured and well maintained rental cars made available by suppliers like Alamo and national. Economical car rental deals for Santos Dumont Airport with multi pick up and drop off locations, for any time frame, make us the most sought after service providers. A booking can be made online or by calling our car rental booking support team.
An Introduction to Santos Dumont Airport
Rio de Janeiro’s second major airport, Santos Dumont Airport came into existence in 1930s. Originally named Calabouço Airport, it is located on Guanabara Bay just adjacent to the City’s down town. Its present name is after the aviation pioneer Alberto Santos Dumont. At present this airport handles domestic traffic of Rio de Janeiro’s along with general aviation and military operations.
Operated by Infraero, Santos Dumont Airport serves numerous airlines like Webjet, Avianca Brazil, TRIP, Passaredo etc. Facilities like shops, cafes, restaurants for food, ATMs, baby changing, medical post etc are available.
The travelers arriving at Santos Dumont Airport can easily explore the true colors of Rio de Janeiro in a car rental.
Exploring Rio de Janeiro in a Rental Car
Mountains, lush and green, outline the city with glimmering beaches marking its shoreline and small islands dotting its seafront. This sea side La belle holds various outdoor adventures like hiking, rock climbing etc. Copacabana and Ipanema are the two most famous beaches which attracts lot of tourist every year. Moving with Samba beats, it seems to be in an eternal loop of celebration. Rent a car from Santos Dumont Airport to make the most of your stay in and around Rio.
Music is the Spirit of Rio Rhythm. Lapa is the center where Samba can be witnessed to its core and depth. The travelers can also have a great time at amazing restaurants, bars and nightclubs. Rio de Janeiro has some of the fascinating museums like the Museu Nacional de Belas Artes and the Museu de Arte Moderna which displays beautiful artwork.