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Rio de Janeiro Historical Walking Tour

  • No booking or credit card fees
  • Best Price Guarantee
  • Free cancellation

The best way to really know the city you're visiting and feel like an actual local is by taking public transportation and walking through the streets to explore. The walking tour is a small group tour with a "Carioca" guide and you will be able to see and learn about the cultural and historical part of the city and visit Downtown's main attractions.

You will be taken by subway to downtown, emerging at Cinelândia Station, Cinelândia of Rio´s 1900s, with its relics of the French architectural influence such as the National Museum of Fine Arts, Theatro Municipal – the city´s Opera House, the National Library, Pedro Ernesto Palace (City Hall), the Cultural Center of the Federal Court.

On the way to Carioca square we see the Naval Club, the Monastery Church of Santo Antônio and the Ordem Terceira de São Francisco da Penitência, a true cultural richness of the Brazilian colonial architecture (1622).

A visit at the Confeitaria Colombo, built in 1894 in Art- Nouveaux, Tiradentes Palace (State Hall ), Praça XV including the Imperial Palace (the first residence of the Portuguese Royal Family), the statue of General Osório, Mestre Valentim´s Fountain and through the Teles Arch, reach the cobble-stoned Travessa do Comercio and the former residence of Carmen Miranda, the Church of Our Lady of the Merchants, the Post Office Cultural Center, France-Brazil House, Bank of Brasil Cultural Center and Candelaria Church. Back to the hotels by sub-way.

meeting point is 9am by the Belmond Copacabana Palace Hotel, by the Lobby

What's included

  • Subway tickets
  • Local guide
  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Small-group tour
  • Walking tour

What's not included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pick up/drop off
  • Entrance fees

Important information

  • Not recommended for people with walking difficulties.
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. 
  • If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date.
  • Have some cash for entrance fee.

Meeting point

Hotel Belmond Copacabana Palace, Av Atlantica, 1702, Copacabana

From EUR 39 per person

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3 hours

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  • Fitness level: Medium

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Full refund is guaranteed if the cancellation is made 48 hours prior the offer's start date. We don't apply any refund if the cancellation is made less than 48 hours before offer start date.

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Offer ID: 1407

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