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Favela Santa Marta Tour

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Favela Santa Marta Tour
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On this tour we will go to the top of the favela using the cable car of Santa Marta ( inclined plane ), together with the residents where the tourists will feel the atmosphere of the favela doing a tour through the street and alleys where the local...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Rua Sao Clemente, 307. Botafogo. | Shell Gas Station corner Rua da Matriz, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22260-007, Brazil
+55 21 99177-9459
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All reviews michael jackson english guide humbling experience felt safe real rio local guide great guide their lives cable car meeting point never felt unsafe an amazing experience take pictures small group highlight of our trip souvenir shops christ the redeemer
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour was amazing, we enquires over what’s app and booked through what’s app message. We were picked up by our guide Juan, he was so lovely and kind. He was so chatty to us trying to tell us all information he could think off...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sam61293
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kwoledgeable guide giving interresting insights about the country and the favelas. Really put things into perspective with a relevant outlook

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Djals
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great tour with our english guide Felipe! He managed to show the favela as a living place and explain about why they exist and also about the lives of the people living there. We felt very safe during the tour and would...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank johnRa
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

This tour is highly recommended to experience the favelas in Rio. It is very safe and the people are happy to have tourists visit, because it gives them more recognition from the government. The more tourists that visit the favelas, the more likely the government...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank dnw20
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

It was amazing tour, amazing guide and beautiful people all around favela. I felt frendliness and safe troughout the tour. It is MUST GO TOUR !!! Contact tour via whatsapp and ask which time the tour is starting and drive to meeting point via uber...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

I would definitely recommend everyone to visit the favela. It is a must if you are in Rio de Janeiro!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

This trip was absolutely amazing! It really broadened my perspective on the favela, especially visiting the kindergarten was very beautifull! The guide was great, and we felt safe at all times (wouldn't gone there without the guide though) Probably my favourite thing to have done...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

This experience in the favelas of Santa Marta with Felipe as a guide was great. I was wanting to get nearer to the reality of those people, to try to understand how they got there and how they live, what are the real danger and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Eloïse C
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Elias Dudre took me up to the favela of Dona Marta. He showed me the history of the place and how it has moved on. The tourism brings money to the community that funds schools and community centres. This was the favela Michael Jackson chose...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shuheb
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Had the best time with wonderful people!!! Highly recommend taking in this cultural experience!!!! The people and the culture are second to none and you need to have some coxinha. Muito bem!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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We organize private and group tours. the private value is different.
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28 June 2018|
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Click on our website that appears here on TripAdvisor and our page book your tour. WhatsApp +5521991779459
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I'm so sorry just saw you message . Don't know if it's to late but the number is +55 21 991 30 5505 his name is Elias you can contact him via whatsapp