Favela Walking Tour, Rio de Janeiro

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Experience the "real" Rio with Favela Walking Tour, offering a way to explore one of the largest favelas in Latin America. The tour focuses on correcting old stereotypes and providing a glimpse into the everyday life of Rio residents--with the help of a local, of course. The tour includes round-trip transport to/from your hotel and ensures a chance to soak in the sights and sounds by walking, rather than driving through a lively neighborhood. If you prefer to explore only with friends and family, ask the operator to arrange a private tour of Rocinha. Plan your Favela Walking Tour visit and explore what else you can see and do in Rio de Janeiro using our Rio de Janeiro trip planning tool.
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  • We had a very unique and unforgettable experience in Rocinha - and we are very grateful to had the chance to discover the other side of Rio. We had the perfect tour guide (Carlos) with us who... 
    We had a very unique and unforgettable experience in Rocinha - and we are very grateful to had the chance to discover the other side of Rio. We had the perfect tour guide (Carlos) with us who...  more »
  • My family of 4 (children ages 9 and 11) took the 5-Hour Private Favela with Tijuca Rainforest. Our guide, Alberto, is a great ambassador for Rio :) His passion for the forest and the favelas was... 
    My family of 4 (children ages 9 and 11) took the 5-Hour Private Favela with Tijuca Rainforest. Our guide, Alberto, is a great ambassador for Rio :) His passion for the forest and the favelas was...  more »
  • We just finished this tour. Alberto and the rest of the team were amazing guides. They made us feel incredibly safe and comfortable in a location that we have been taught to fear. They even... 
    We just finished this tour. Alberto and the rest of the team were amazing guides. They made us feel incredibly safe and comfortable in a location that we have been taught to fear. They even...  more »

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