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Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour

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A free walking tour that will take you on a time travel through the historical downton in Rio de Janeiro! You decide how much the tour is worth in the end and will win free tasting of Brazilian products! Together we will explore beautiful Rio and...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Praca Floriano - Centro, Rio de Janeiro - Rj 7 | Cinelândia Square, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20031-050, Brazil
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All reviews lots of history fantastic walking brazilian history nice guide fluent in english answered all our questions interesting information three hours feijoada wonderful city these guys selaron steps few hours amazing experience natalia lapa intro
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my third walking tour in downtown Rio, and far from the most informative. However, it was FREE and does orient you to major sites in Rio. It was my friend’s first tour, so I was disappointed that the guide failed to coherently describe...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went in the walking tour in downtown Rio. Our guide was very passionate about Rio and told very interesting facts about the city. Definitely recommendable.More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Wellington b, Gerente at Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded today
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Nos quedamos muy contentos con su evaluación, esperamos verte otra ves y no olvide de indicarnos a sus amigos que...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I took the 'Historic downtown and Lapa' tour with Rafael. We were the only ones on the tour as it was a hot, sunny day so most people were on the beach. As such, it meant that we had a private tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Wellington b, Gerente at Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded today
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Nos quedamos muy contentos con su evaluación, esperamos verte otra ves y no olvide de indicarnos a sus amigos que...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good way to learn about the city in a few hours safely and the bonus of being outdoors and getting exercise!More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Wellington b, Gerente at Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded today
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Nos quedamos muy contentos con su evaluación, esperamos verte otra ves y no olvide de indicarnos a sus amigos que...More

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Mariana was an amazing guide, she was so informative, engaging, frank and passionate. Her witt brightened up what can sometimes be a scripted, lack lustre tour. She took us around the down town of Rio and Lapa and we discussed the history of the colony,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Wellington b, Gerente at Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded today
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Nos quedamos muy contentos con su evaluación, esperamos verte otra ves y no olvide de indicarnos a sus amigos que...More

Reviewed 26 November 2018

The tour with Raphael was great! He gave us a lot of information which was relevant and interesting. He answered all our questions and gave us great recommendations. We had a lovely walk despite the rain!More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Wellington b, Gerente at Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded today
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Nos quedamos muy contentos con su evaluación, esperamos verte otra ves y no olvide de indicarnos a sus amigos que...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Rafael gave us a great overview of Brazil and Rio’s history in this tour. He made it very informative. We did the tour on the weekend when I guess the downtown area is quieter but it was a sham to see so many homeless people...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Wellington b, Gerente at Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Hello, first of all thank you for choosing #Riobyfoot, and we also regret so many people on the street without a home, we hope that this will be solved!

Reviewed 24 October 2018

This was so much more than you would expect from a tour. Rafael's commitment and passion for what he does is obvious. We never felt rushed even though we had many questions as he shared so much interesting information. This was not just a 'tour"...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Wellington b, Gerente at Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018
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Muchissima gracias por su evaluación, fué un gran honor recibirlos en nuestor tour! Te esperamos ver nuevamente!! #Walkthisway

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Rafael is a wonderful guide. It was a fun walk through the city. He also shared a wealth of knowledge about Brazilian history and culture. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Wellington b, Gerente at Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018
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Muchas gracias por su evaluación, fué un gran gusto recibirlos en nuestor tour! Hasta pronto !

Reviewed 8 September 2018

Our guide was very helpful and well informed about the history of the city.Very joyfull 3 hours walking tour around the city centre.

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Wellington b, Gerente at Rio by foot - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018
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Muchas gracias por su evaluación, fué un gran gusto recibirlos en nuestor tour! Hasta pronto !

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Hello, no reservation needed, it should just pop up. The meeting point is in front of ODEON CINEMA in CINELÂNDIA square - Cinelândia Metro Station
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