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Take a walking tour of Rio and visit some of its most important historical sites. Take the subway and explore the historical Rio.
About this activity
Duration 4 - 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the history of the area
  • Take the subway and enjoy a guided walking tour in downtown Rio
  • See buildings of great architectural appeal
Full description
Take the subway and enjoy a guided walking tour in downtown Rio. Rich in history and buildings of great architectural appeal, the center of the former capital of the country is best absorbed in the details when you walk through it.

Travel by subway to downtown, arrive at Cinelândia Station an area with relics of the French architectural influence. 
On the way to Carioca square see the Naval Club, the Monastery Church of Santo Antônio and the Ordem Terceira de São Francisco da Penitência.

Visit the Confeitaria Colombo, built in 1894, Tiradentes Palace (State Hall), Praça XV including the Imperial Palace, the statue of General Osório, Mestre Valentim's Fountain and the Teles Arch. Reach the cobble-stoned Travessa do Comercio and the former residence of Carmen Miranda. See the Church of Our Lady of the Merchants, the Post Office Cultural Center, France-Brazil House, Bank of Brasil Cultural Center and Candelaria Church. Before heading back to your hotel by subway. 

Includes
  • Entrance fees
  • Professional guide
  • Small-group tour
  • Transport by subway
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks and meals
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information
Know before you go
• Not recommended for people with walking difficulties
• The tour includes visits to Cinelândia, Largo da Candelaria, Confeitaria Colombo, the Church of Our Lady of the Merchants, France-Brazil House when open, Bank of Brasil Cultural Center and Candelaria Church when open
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Value for money
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Safety
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CARIOCA TROPICAL TOUR OPERATOR

Product ID: 74255