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    Stop At: Rocinha, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro Brazil

    Vamos de van até a parte alta da comunidade. Uma vez lá, começamos a percorrer o seu interior a pé, visitando várias localidades e conhecendo a vida local.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    R. Barata Ribeiro, 111 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22011-001, Brazil

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    Around 10am and 2 pm weekdays.
    Around 12pm weekends (must contact the seller to get correct info about pick up and time availability).
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Local guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    We went on the Rocinha Favela tour today, Patrick was brilliant. We thoroughly enjoyed it. You get picked up and dropped off at your hotel. The tour was very interesting, Patrick really knows his stuff and knows all the locals and makes you feel safe. You get to see how the
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    Response from Be a Local T, Owner at Favela Tour
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hi how are you? Thanks a lot for your review and feedback, it was a pleasure to have you with us during your time in Rio and we all hope to see you soon. All the best, Be a Local Tours Team
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    What a great tour! Thank you so much Patrick! Patrick was very knowledgeable and clearly knows a lot about the favelas, the history and the people that live there. He nearly knew everybody's name. I've really learned a lot on this tour. The art gallery and the nursery were
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    Response from Be a Local T, Owner at Favela Tour
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Hi, how are you? Thanks a lot for your reveiew and feedback, it was a pleasure to have you with us and let us show you a different point of view of Rio. Cheers, Be a Local Tours Team
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    Service was good, they picked us up at the apartment. We drove all the way to the top and the guide gave us great insides, we stopped at several locations on the way down. The tour is absolutely amazing, but you should wear closed shoes, as it is quite dirty. You should try the
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    Response from Be a Local T, Owner at Favela Tour
    Responded 10 Oct. 2019
    Hi how are you? Thanks a lot for your review and feedback, it was a pleasure to have you with us and we all hope to see you soon. All the best, Be a Local Tours Team
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    We have read so much about the favelas of Rio and saw some movies about, so we were very curious to visit one. In spite of the concerns we had had we decided to take one and so we did. The tour guided by Fernando was very absorbing and we learned a lot of the life of people
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    Response from Be a Local T, Owner at Favela Tour
    Responded 7 Oct. 2019
    Hi how are you? Thanks for your feedback and review, it was a great pleasure to show you a different part of Rio and we all hope to see you soon. Cheers, Be a Local Tours Team
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    Our tour guide was Patrick, he told us a lot about the Favelas and knew a lot of details. We walked a lot, make sure you wear closed shoes, as with flip flops your feet can get wet a bit. You will see lots of things, I always felt safe. Thanks for the great tour!
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    Response from Be a Local T, Owner at Favela Tour
    Responded 3 Oct. 2019
    Hi Nick, thanks for your review and feedbaack, it was a pleasure to have you with us and we all hope to see you soon. Cheers, Be a Local Tours Team
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    About the operator
    By: Be a Local Tours
    1,125 reviews
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    Anonymouslyreviewing
    20
    Maracana Derby - unforgettable
    My father and I will never forget our tour to Maracana! On the one hand, the match itself was unforgettable (a 4:4
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    Maxwell1972
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    138
    Great Favela Tour!
    We went on the Rocinha Favela tour today, Patrick was brilliant. We thoroughly enjoyed it. You get picked up and
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    L725LJmattw
    40
    Football match at the Maracanã
    A fantastic experience. Something I’ve always wanted to do and it lived up to expectations. The tour was well
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    RenaVe1
    212
    Favela tour with Patrick
    What a great tour! Thank you so much Patrick! Patrick was very knowledgeable and clearly knows a lot about the
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    marikamammu
    Espoo, Finland
    291
    Great Guide, Good value!
    Really well funktioning tour around main attractions of Rio d J. Guide speaked many languages and took good care
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    Fossi007
    62
    Inside favelas
    Service was good, they picked us up at the apartment. We drove all the way to the top and the guide gave us great
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    Rami A
    Hod Hasharon, Israel
    48866
    Very interesting tour
    We have read so much about the favelas of Rio and saw some movies about, so we were very curious to visit one. In
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    Mireille A
    Basel, Switzerland
    6466
    Great tour
    Our tour guide was Patrick, he told us a lot about the Favelas and knew a lot of details. We walked a lot, make
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    Janet S
    10
    Favela Tour
    Great Tour with a great host - made to feel really safe but still got to see so much of the favela! Really well
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    davidrew99
    london
    243
    Loved Fernando but found the tour awkward
    Our guide Fernando was excellent and his stories were very very interesting. He knew the favela (Rocinho) very
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    FarAway747406
    10
    Best experience!
    The perfect tour you can visit the main attractions of the city with a good guide! And is very comfortable with
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    Mal R
    20
    Nice trip with the highlights of rio
    Nice trip overall. The time spent at each location was a little short but again, it was a balance of doing many
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    philippecF1635XR
    Saarbrucken, Germany
    52
    Must do in Rio
    Impressive but also terrifying to see Rio from a complete different side you can not imagine. The guide knows this
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    Rwolf57
    Clearwater, Florida
    51
    Wonderful Experience
    This is the second time i had the pleasure of going on the favela tour with Patrick. Everything about the was
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    MeliMeji
    Mexico City, Mexico
    70
    The worst tour in my life
    I want to start saying that this tour is very shame, and is very sad how they exposed the poor people like
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