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Free Walk POA

Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90420-020, Brazil
+55 51 8110 0497
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A very nice way of visiting the old center of Porto Alegre. Even if it sunny and hot, I recommend... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2016
diegomenezesbr
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Absolutely fantastic

As it turned out we were the only English speaking family that day so we got our own tour of POA... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2016
Laura H
via mobile
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FreeWalkPOA is a project to make Walking Tours totally free! Every Saturday at 11am at Praca XV in front of the Public Market we starts the Tour(except rainy days and in january and february). The tour takes approximately 1h30 minutes and you will learn new things about the Capital of Gauchos, besides meeting new people, and the best totally free of charge. After the tour you decide to tip our volunteers! Look for our ORANGE SHIRTS and have a different view of Porto Alegre!
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Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90420-020, Brazil
Historic City Center
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Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

A very nice way of visiting the old center of Porto Alegre. Even if it sunny and hot, I recommend this trip.

Thank diegomenezesbr
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

As it turned out we were the only English speaking family that day so we got our own tour of POA, so we had two tour guudes for one fsmily. Our two guides were so sooo nice, had extremely mucch background knowledge but were able...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Foi um dia maravilhoso com vocês. Obrigada para todos os informações e as histórias. For everyone who is new in POA, this is the way to explore the city. With the right people and some insider information and tips.

Thank Tanja L
Reviewed 18 October 2015

I took the Free Walk here in POA and they gave some basic Informations and some interesting stories. The Tour goes around 2 h, so they can't take you to every nice Spot at the Centro Historico, but they give you some hints and show...More

Thank MarkusVomBerg
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

It is, for sure, the best way to get to know more about the place where you are visiting. Here in Porto Alegre the walking tour is hosted by friendly staff that, even under rain, kept the tour going.

Thank Gustavo F
Reviewed 6 October 2015

The tour is a great call whether you live in the region or come from far away. I've done it twice, once in English and once in Portuguese and I really enjoyed both. The tour guides are knowledgeable and fun to hang with. The only...More

Thank Jonas M
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Although it's free and conducted by volunteers, we had lots of interesting information, in a light and fun way, and enjoyed very much! We highlly recommend it!

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 12 July 2015

nice and friendly guides, guides knowing english very well, interessting storys, had a lot of fun, for free but you can give a tip at the end of the tour, really great!!!

Thank Ninaa K
Reviewed 5 July 2015

A group of bright young Brazilian people who know their city well offer talks in English, Spanish and Portuguese about their city. Today July 4, 2015, was their 3rd anniversary since they started their project. I went to the talk to learn about the history...More

Thank Richadis
Reviewed 28 June 2015

It was a really cool walk with interesting pieces of information, history, trivia and fun facts of Porto Alegre. And on top of that, they are very kind to recommend places and stuff to do while in the city. Definitely a must!

Thank mjormy
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