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.
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
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays