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4-hour Rio Downtown Sites & Bites Small Group Tour

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USD 59.00
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Explore the historic and modern areas of Rio de Janeiro on this small-group walking tour. Discover iconic places such as Copacabana, Cinelandia Square, the Museum of Tomorrow, and even the new Olympic Boulevard from the 2016 Olympic Games. Enjoy this tour worry-free with public transportation included and informative commentary from your guide.
  • Get to know the beautiful city of Rio during this small-group walking tour
  • Explore both historic and modern areas of the city
  • Visit Copacabana, the 2016 Olympic Boulevard, Cinelandia Square and more
  • Enjoy a more personalized experience with a small group
What to Expect
Meet your guide at the Copacabana Palace Hotel to begin your walking tour of the beautiful city of Rio. This tour dives into the historic and modern parts of the city, leaving you with a well-rounded understanding of this iconic city. Take public transport to Cinelandia Square and ride the new VLT tram which takes you to the renovated harbor area, home to the Olympic Boulevard. Listen to informative commentary from your guide about this modern area and how the 2016 Olympic Games have impacted Rio de Janeiro and Brazil. Discover some notable works of art such Eduardo Kobra’s graffiti mural and the Museum of Tomorrow while snapping some photos. From here, head to Rio’s historic downtown and stop at Confeitaria Colombo, the first bakery of the city. Try some desserts and admire the intricate architecture before walking to Carioca Square and concluding the tour.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Praça Floriano, 7 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 20031-050, Brazil
Departure Time
1:30 PM
Return Details
Carioca Metro Station, Av. Rio Branco, 156 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 20070-022, Brazil
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Tram fare
  • Four food stops and a beer or cachaça shot.
  • Souvenirs and personal shopping
  • Tips/gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is smart casual: casual but conservative. Outside of beach areas, halter tops and shorts should not be worn. When visiting churches or religious sites, shoulders and knees should be covered.
  • Child Policy: This is a child-friendly tour. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour. Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour free of charge.
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
#BestDayEver #Juliana Matos this lovely young lady met us and guided us safely through the spectacular sights of Santa Teresa Selaron Steps etc. it was the weekend before carnival and all was very lively Juliana took is on the train, a must do experience. When we arrived at each
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I don’t know if it was because it was a Sunday or I just got lucky, but I was the only one who signed up for the tour and they ran it anyway. So a big thumbs up to Urban Adventures for that! It seems their tour minimum is one. Can’t guarantee it will happen to you, but the tour
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Fantastic tour, mixing old and new, empadas, modern art museum, harbourside, Olympic Kobra street art, delicious cakes at Colombo Cafe. Juliana is an exceptional guide, made our experience of Rio very informative and so much fun. Highly recommended
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Great tour and experience! Juliana was an amazing guide, she has extensive knowledge of the city and told us a lot of stories related to the places we visited. She took us to all the good places in Santa Teresa and Downtown Rio. Also we got to see the local market in Lapa which
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Juliana was our guide for this interesting and very informative tour. She made it a fun and happy experience and taught us about the city's metro system and was very helpful. Along the way she took candid photos which she shared with us making it extra special. Highly recommend
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Response from Nino M, Gerente geral at 4-hour Rio Downtown Sites & Bites Small Group Tour
Responded 13 Aug. 2018
Hey Brian, Thank you for sharing your Best. Day. Ever. here with us. By running small group tours we visit places others just can't go. We loved hearing you had a great time with our local guide Jully Wherever your next trip takes you, we hope seeing you soon in another Urban Adventures tour around the world. Sincerely, Rio Urban Adventures Team Best. Day. Ever.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English, Portuguese, Spanish
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