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Downtown Ancient Rio Tour with Hotel pick-up and drop-off provided by Rio Carioca Tours

Downtown Ancient Rio Tour with Hotel pick-up and drop-off

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
We take you on a journey through time. If you enjoy history and culture, this is the perfect tour for you. In this half-day tour, we will visit the Cinelandia Square, a place surrounded by the Municipal Theater, the National Library, the National Museum of Fine Arts and the Municipality Chamber of Rio. We will also visit the Praça XV, a place surrounded by the Palácio Tiradentes, the Legislative Assembly of Rio de Janeiro, the Paço Imperial and Arco dos Teles. We will go through the Arco dos Teles to go to the CCBB and reach the Mosteiro de São Bento.
Itinerary
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  • 1
    Cinelandia
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Theatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    National Library (Biblioteca Nacional)
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Museu Nacional De Belas Artes
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Praca Quinze de Novembro
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 6
    Arco do Teles
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 7
    Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB Rio de Janeiro
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 8
    Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 9
    Sao Bento Monastery
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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Important Information
Duration
3–4 hours
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria
Exclusions
  • Snacks
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Theatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro
  • Entry/Admission - National Library (Biblioteca Nacional)
  • Entry/Admission - Museu Nacional De Belas Artes
  • Entry/Admission - Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB Rio de Janeiro
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • We contact you back in order to provide proper pickup time. Check your emails and/or cell phone.
  • Comfortable clothing and walking shoes are recommended for this tour.
  • If requested, you must present a copy of your ID.
  • For pickup in Barra/ Recreio, additional of USD 10 per person to be paid directly at the tour guide.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers per Minivan.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Minimum of 2 people are required for this activity to take place.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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A good tour with friendly helpful guide.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3–4 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
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