Rio Walking & Historical Tour

From: $45.00

What makes this tour unique?

The best way to really know the city you’re visiting and feel like an actual local is by taking public transportation and walking through the streets to explore. The walking tour is a small group tour with a “Carioca” guide and you will be able to see and learn about the cultural and historical part of the city and visit Downtown’s main attractions.

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What to expect:

You will be taken by subway to downtown, emerging at Cinelândia Station, Cinelândia of Rio´s 1900s, with its relics of the French architectural influence such as the National Museum of Fine ArtsTheatro Municipal – the city´s Opera House, the National LibraryPedro Ernesto Palace (City Hall), the Cultural Center of the Federal Court.
On the way to Carioca square we see the Naval Club, the Monastery Church of Santo Antônio and the Ordem Terceira de São Francisco da Penitência, a true cultural richness of the Brazilian colonial architecture (1622).

A visit at the Confeitaria Colombo, built in 1894 in Art- Nuveaux, Tiradentes Palace (State Hall ), Praça XV including the Imperial Palace (the first residence of the Portuguese Royal Family), the statue of General Osório, Mestre Valentim´s Fountain and through the Teles Arch, reach the cobble-stoned Travessa do Comercio and the former residence of Carmen Miranda, the Church of Our Lady of the Merchants, the Post Office Cultural CenterFrance-Brazil HouseBank of Brasil Cultural Center and Candelaria Church. You will be taken back to the hotel by sub-way.

Visits or stops: Cinelândia – Largo da Candelaria – Confeitaria Colombo – Church of Our Lady of the Merchants –  France-Brazil House when open – Bank of Brasil Cultural Center and Candelaria Church when open..

Additional information

About this activity:

Best way to know a city

Informative, friendly and professional bilingual guide

Small-group tour

Minimum of 2 people per booking required


3 hours


Departure at 9 am

(Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays – morning tour)

*Tour departs from Belmond Copacabana Palace Hotel, located at Av. Atlantica , 1702 – Copacabana. Please wait at the front door.


Drop-offs at the original departure point

Tour Cost Includes

Professional guide

Subway tickets

The Trip Cost Excludes

Food and drinks

Good to know before you go:

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Adult pricing applies to all travelers older than 6 years

Infants with ID (0-5) are free of charges

Tours operated in English and Spanish

Payment Info:

Price: US $45.00 per person

Infant (0-5 years old, sitting on the lap) with ID: Free

Deposit required of US $25.00 per person (non-refundable).

Please pay the remaining amount in cash (American Dollars or equivalent in Brazilian currency, Reais) to your tour guide on the da

Online bookings usually need to be made at advance, If you need to book your tour with in 24 hours. please contact us at:

Tour Full Payment

In case you prefer to do the full payment of the tour, please contact us by email and we will send an Invoice for payment online, with credit card.


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