Walking tours

Historic walking tour of Rio de Janeiro

Availability: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 1.00pm
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English , Spanish , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Perfect for a half-day tour in the afternoon with a guide
  • See São Bento Monastery, the "Travessa do Mercado", and the Casa Franca
  • Explore the Portuguese colonial heart of the city, Praca XV
  • Walk down Uruguaiana Street, Carioca Square and up to Metropolitan Cathedral
  • Discover the new and renovated Mauá Square, with a wide view of the Olympic Boulevard
What to expect

Rio de Janeiro can be overwhelming, crazy and busy. This unique walking tour is designed to show you a glimpse of the main landmarks of downtown Rio in a few hours, travel through time from the discovery of Brazil, through the arriving of the royal family, the country’s independence and the proclamation of the republic.

Get a feel of the legends and stories woven through the narrow streets and old historical buildings.

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What's included
  • Roundtrip transfer
  • Professional tour guide
What's not included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Food and beverages
Reduced price
  • Children 3-12 years old
Meeting point:
  • Pick-up at your hotel
What to remember
  • Please contact the local operator at least 48 hours before your tour date to arrange your pick-up. You will find their contact information in the voucher after booking
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  • Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 1.00pm
  • Blackout dates: 10/21/23 April, 1 May, 24/25/31 December, 1 January
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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