Rio guided tour with Olympic Boulevard, Museum of Tomorrow, Confeitaria Colombo
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Rio guided tour with Olympic Boulevard, Museum of Tomorrow, Confeitaria Colombo

Availability: Tuesday to Sunday
Duration: up to 4 hours
Language: English , Spanish , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover the many hidden gems in Rio’s Downtown area
  • Admire the Valongo Wharf (the latest Unesco World Heritage site in the city)
  • See the Kobra Mural, one of the largest graffiti walls in the world, created by Eduardo Kobra
  • Visit the Museum of Tomorrow, and the Confeitaria Colombo
What to expect

Walk along Rio’s Downtown area and learn more about Brazil’s history and the city’s post-Olympic legacy. Visit the Valongo Wharf, the Olympic Boulevard (new harbor area) with the Kobra Mural and the Museum of Tomorrow, the Monastery of Saint Benedict, the Olympic Cauldron, Praça XV, and the Confeitaria Colombo.

After the pickup from your hotel, enjoy a guided tour to discover the many hidden gems in Rio’s Downtown area. Start at the Valongo Wharf (the latest Unesco World Heritage site in the city) and learn more about the African influence in Brazil. Then head to the Kobra Mural – one of the largest graffiti walls in the world – created by the Brazilian artist Eduardo Kobra. Walk along the Olympic Boulevard and visit the Museum of Tomorrow and admire its remarkable architecture. Next, travel to the past in the Monastery of Saint Benedict, a heritage from the Baroque period.

Before heading towards the historical streets of Rio, you will see Rio 2016 Olympic Cauldron created by the American artist Anthony Howe. At the Praça XV, you will see one of the former headquarters of the Brazilian empire and learn more about important facts of Brazilian history that happened in the area.

Your last stop will be at Confeitaria Colombo (closed on Sundays), a permanent member of all "must-see cafés" rankings around the world, and one of Rio de Janeiro’s most prestigious places at the beginning of the 20th century.

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What's included
  • Guided half-day walking tour in Downtown Rio de Janeiro via air-conditioned van
  • Entrance fees
  • Professional guide (live tour commentary in English, Spanish, and Portuguese)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from hotels in South Zone (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme) hotels
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
What's not included
  • Food and drinks (available for purchase at Confeitaria Colombo)
  • Pick-up in hostels or B&B
Reduced price
  • Infants 0-4 years old: free
  • Children 5-10 years old: reduced
Where
Meeting point:

Pick-up from hotels located in the South Zone of the city (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Leme)

What to remember
  • Please contact the local operator to confirm your pick-up place and time. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
  • Confeitaria Colombo is closed on Sundays
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Comfortable shoes are recommended for this tour
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When

From Tuesday to Sunday at 9.00am

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Provider
c2rio tours & travel
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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