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“feijoada”(35 reviews)
“free walking”(22 reviews)
The original and the best Free Tour in Rio de Janeiro. During this 3-hour free walking tour we see the most important city center sights in Rio as Selaron Steps and Lapa Arches. At the same time we tell you about Brazilian history in a casual...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Largo da Carioca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-020, Brazil
+55 21 97101-3352
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing tour, the guide show us how to make a tasty caipirinha, how to dance samba, overall was an experience to remember and a great way to know Lapa, highly recommended!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's always nice to visit a city when you are new there with local people. With huge city as rio you can be afraid and after this tour with natalia we feel more confortable with rio. Moreover we learn a lot about history and the...More

1  Thank Lucie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have done lots of free walking tours around South America. They are excellent. Unfortunately this tour wasn't really a tour at all. The leader seemed to be very much going through the motions. We went to 3 venues, rather than 4 as advertised. The...More

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome hosts and friendly group. The caipirinha class was amazing and the samba clubs too. There was a drinking game, which was funny

1  Thank Pablo Victor C
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Every time I come to a new city I take a free walking tour, and I’m never disappointed. The tour in Rio was no exception!! Natalia was incredibly well informed and entertaining and she showed us all around the city. She gave us facts about...More

1  Thank Erica S
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing walking tour to Copacabana & Ipenama with Clara- her English was perfect and she told me many interest facts. thanks so much!

1  Thank Miri A
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We took this tour with Nicoli and really enjoyed ourselves. It took about 2 hours and 15 minutes, which was the perfect length (some of the others we saw were 3 hours or more). Nicoli did a great job of staying enthusiastic about the history...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We were a bit disappointed We thought $R60 was too much for what we got. Although we were late for the first bar, there was nothing going on besides a couple of people singing karaoke. The second bar were we learnt about cachaça again there...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

I did the Free Walking Tour with Lucas and it was really amazing. Lucas knew a lot of the culture and history behind the amazing landscape and landmarks of Rio de Janeiro old Center, always willing to help and answer to our questions. He also...More

Thank DanielPimenta
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Our tour with Natalia was great! We learned a lot about Rio's and Brazil's history an the city centre, many interesting things I didn't know before. We were perfectly guided and Natalia could answer all of our questions and more. I can highly recommend doing...More

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Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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30 September 2018|
Response from mat2016516 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I did not do that tour
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30 March 2017|
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Response from Daniella F | Reviewed this property |
Between 10-20 dollars depending on how well you think your guide did. Your guide will tell you where to hang out. Tours usually start & finish in different places.