Discover the real Rio de Janeiro on foot

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Discover the real Rio de Janeiro on foot

This is the perfect tour for those who enjoy historical facts and curiosities. Learn about Brazilian History by visiting cultural landmarks with the assistance of a tour guide.
Meet the tour guide at the meeting point in front of the Rio Othon Palace Hotel. Get the public transportation to go to Downtown Rio for the start of the tour. Begin with a trip to the past by visiting places from the Colonial times, then pass through the Imperial Era and finish at the Republic. Enjoy the historical facts, the architecture, the small details in every building and find something new in every corner. The tour guide explains the important historical moments of Brazil and gives tips about the nice places to visit that only locals know about.
At the end of the tour, get the instructions about how to come back to the original meeting point. Or stay to enjoy the places a little bit more.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Centro, Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro

Uncover 500 years of Brazilian history by walking through the historical buildings, looking at the modern architecture, visiting old squares and admiring the fancy stores.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Praça XV, Centro, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, 20010-010, Brazil

See the old buildings and remains of the old port.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Travessa do Comercio Centro Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20010-080 Brazil

See the alleys and take pictures in front of the historic buildings.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB Rio de Janeiro, Rua Primeiro de Marco 66, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20010-000 Brazil

Admire the opulent building and take pictures to remember this moment.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria, Praca Pio X, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20040-020 Brazil

Find out why so many brazilians want to get marry in this opulent church.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Cinelandia, Avenue rio Branco, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20031-050 Brazil

Cultural centers, restaurants and political landmarks. The Cinelandia square is often the place where locals go to show their political actvism.

Duration: 30 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Children under the age of 4 are complimentary must be accompanied by an adult."
"If requested, you must present a copy of your ID."
"A moderate amount of walking on uneven terrain is involved."
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"If canceled due poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund."
"You must get to the meeting point by yourself."
"Contact us if you need instructions about how to get to the meeting point."
"Sunglasses, sunscreen, hats and walking shoes are recommended for this tour."
"Most travelers can participate"
"Contact us to confirm the pickup time according to hotel location."
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
"COVID-19 vaccination required for guides"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Duration: 4 Hours
Start location: Hotel Atlântico Business, R. Sen. Dantas, 25 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 20031-202, Brazil

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Local guide

Not Included

  • Food and drinks
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Pickup or drop-off.


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