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Interesting city tour

We enjoyed an excellent tour, delivered in fluent English. The guide was very informative, sharing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour with Henry

We did the tour with Henry. Great guide! Very interesting, easygoing and nice. He knows a lot of... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Manuel Ponce P
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Free Walking Tours in Paraty every day, except Wednesdays, 10:30AM and 5PM ! No booking is required just show up at Matriz Square!
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Praca da Matriz, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
+55 21 97223-1280
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed an excellent tour, delivered in fluent English. The guide was very informative, sharing historical facts (local and national), cultural insights and even pointed out the local prince to us. He answered all our questions and packed loads in. A great tour and well...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018

We did the tour with Henry. Great guide! Very interesting, easygoing and nice. He knows a lot of interesting fact about Paraty and Brazil.

Thank Manuel Ponce P
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We did this Walking Tour with Nicole yesterday. She was very friendly and delivered the tour in English. We’ve done a lot of free walking tours, including others in Brazil, and were just a little underwhelmed by it. It lasted a little over an hour....More

Thank POC-CW
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Back in May, I had a fantastic experience with the walking tour, guided by Juan. He is fluent in English and has a very good Portuguese, he also is studying (PhD, maybe?) about the music in Capoeira (a Brazilian game/fight/dance created by slaves), which means...More

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 21 June 2018

I have done free walking tours about the world and this one ranked among the very best. The guide loves the town and is exceptionally well informed and entertaining. My only caution is this tour is not for those with unsteady footing or needing assistance...More

Thank raymondl450
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic walking tour with Juan José (JJ). His knowledge of and passion for Paraty really shone through as he explained the history of this pretty town. JJ also provided excellent recommendations for things to do and places to eat. Great tour!

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

i have been on a free walking tour of Paraty Brazil tonight with Juan, or JJ, and it was really the best walking tour of any city I have ever done - and I have done many.. a practical thing, which many guides dont do...More

Thank ElmaraW1
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Amazing tour: informative, participative and fun. Thanks to Juan Jose for teaching us the secrets of this beautiful city. It allowed us to see it with different eyes and understand it a little more. Best experience in Paraty.

Thank cmzuppin
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

The walking tour was one of our favorite activities in Paraty. It was a great way to learn about the history of the city and get our lay of the land, so it is good to do at the start of your time here. The...More

Thank BeccaZ8
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Juan Jose (JJ) was one of the best tour guides I’ve ever had! He knew so much about the history of Paraty and Brazil. He answered all of our questions. He told us funny, interesting stories about all the buildings. I would recommend this walking...More

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