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4-hour Rio Old Town Historical Walking Small Group Tour

Highlights
  • Get to know the beautiful city of Rio during this small-group walking tour
  • Explore both historic and modern areas of the city during four hours
  • Visit Copacabana, the 2016 Olympic Boulevard, Cinelandia Square and more
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4-hour Rio Old Town Historical Walking Small Group Tour
From US$59.00
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4-hour Rio Old Town Historical Walking Small Group Tour
From US$59.00
Overview
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 an English-speaking guide.
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.

Reviews (10)
1 - 5 of 8 reviews
Reviewed 30 June 2018
Great tour of the city

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...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Brian D
Nino M, Gerente geral at Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 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...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Amazing tour! Juliana was the best guide!

I went on the 4 hour Rio Old Town tour. It was a fantastic mix between the new with the harbourside and amazing graffiti wall, the museum of Tomorrow and then into the old town. We enjoyed some excellent cold beer, empadas and got to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Nino M, Gerente geral at Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Hey, What amazing review for our Rio Old Town with July! Juliana will be very happy reading this review! Thank you very much adn we hope that you keeping having Best.Day,Ever with Urban Adventures in other cities! Regards, Urban Adventures Team

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Perfect Walking City tour of Rio

Our tour guide Juliana Matos made this walking tour not only very informative but interesting and lots of fun. She taught us how to navigate the city's metro system and was very helpful. Highly recommend this tour with JulianaMore

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Subhash P
Nino M, Gerente geral at Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Hello Subhash, Wow! Thanks for sharing your Best. Day. Ever. here with us. We loved hearing you had a great time with our local guide Juliana. Wherever your next trip takes you, we hope seeing you soon in another Urban Adventures tour around the world....More

Reviewed 19 April 2018
The perfect way to travel back in time in Rio!

This tour beautifully covered both the historical AND contemporary gems in downtown Rio! Our guide, Ivan, taught us how to navigate the city's Metro and train systems as we made our way towards Rio's most impressive downtown sites, such as the Museum of Tomorrow and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Sophie O
UrbanLocalManager, Guest Relations Manager at Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Thank you for sharing your Best. Day. Ever. here with us. We loved hearing you had a great time with our local guide Ivan. As a small group it does feel like friends enjoy the best spots in town, doesn't it? Wherever your next trip...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Fantastic Day in Santa Teresa

With this Tour you will have a perfect Day in the qarter Santa Teresa. We used the metro and our guide Juliana explained us everything. With a tour you will get more information about the city instead walking alone. Thank you to urban adventure in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank miriamkira
UrbanLocalManager, Owner at Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you for sharing your Best. Day. Ever. here with us. By running small group tours we visit places others just can't go. Santa Teresa and its secret spots are some of them. We loved hearing you had a great time with our local guide...More

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