From Colony to Republic Historic
Walking Tour

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Focused on the history of Brazil, in this tour you will learn a lot about the period from the colonial time to the republic era.



The square with the first movie theaters in Rio

Tiradentes Palace

Region of the former ‘Morro do Castelo’, one of the largest Portuguese settlements in the 16th century

Praça XV

One of the most important regions in Rio’s and Brazil’s history

Olympic Boulevard

The Olympic Boulevard is one of the legacies of the Olympics for the city

CCBB - Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil

This place is the most important cultural center of  the city of Rio de Janeiro

Praça Mauá

The central region of the old pier of the city, now known for the Museum of Tomorrow

Pedra do Sal

One of the best-known regions of the ‘Little Africa’ area

Cais do Valongo

A former slave port, it fell into oblivion after the prohibition of the slave trade

Etnias Panel

One of the largests continuous urban art panel in the world

1 person: US$ 50.00
2 persons: US$ 60.00
3 persons: US$ 80.00
4+ persons: US$ 25.00 p/ person


Duration: 2 hours



Payment Policy

50% in advance by PayPal
50% on the tour day by cash (US$ or BRL)

How to Book

At this moment we are booking by email or WhatsApp only. Check our FAQ for more information.

Cancellation Policy

Full refund of the pre-payment if cancelled more than 48 hours before the tour day
No refund if cancelled less than 48 hours before the tour day

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I bring to the tours?

Comfortable shoes, light clothes, sunblock, sunglasses and bottled water. Oh, and don’t forget to bring your smile !

I have heard Rio is a very dangerous city. Is that true? Can I bring my camera or phone to the tour?

As any big city, Rio is not 100% safe. We recommend to avoid bringing jewerly. Cameras and phones usually are ok. The tour guides are always paying attention to the surroundings but we cannot guarantee 100% safety.

Are the tous cancelled due to bad weather?

Sunny and rainy days, we are waiting for you.

What are the covid-19 safety measures for the Walking Tours?

Wearing face masks during the tours is mandatory.

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