CULTURE & ART

Black Rio:

walk +

carnival experience

Duration:

4 hours

Group Size:

Up to 7 people

Includes:

Ticket to Carnival Experience + 1 welcome drink caipirinha

Rio de Janeiro

Discover the hidden history of Black Rio throught  a walking in the Port Zone, Downtown. Despite the Valong Wharf was the main entrance of slaved Africans and the whole area a slavery trade, the experience also highlights the immense contribuition of African heritage to Brazilian society. The region is now revitalized, on the way you´ll have the chance to click beautiful  and instagramable street paintings. The icing on the cake is a moment to celebrate the African legacy. If you heard about Brazil Carnival, you must understand the biggest party in the country, is totally rooted in the African heritage, thanks our ancestors! So, come with us to find out more.

This is mostly a walking tour, but even the distance from one point to another isn't that far, it's recommendable to wear confortable. On the way it's possible to buy water, snacks and souvenir. We think on you: bathroom stop is planned too!

Brazilians love to see people like them, so don't worry if on the way someone smiles, greets or speaks with you, it's all about admiration. Our Tour Experience is shared with other people, if you want a private tour, contact us!

Tour time: 9am - 13pm available all year long. For Carnival, NYE it's necessary to check us before to book.

keep in mind

meeting point

The meeting point is at Mauá Square ( Praça Mauá in portuguese) at 9 AM. If you arrive earlier enjoy the views and the beautiful architecture of Museum of Tomorrow. During the day, the area is comercial, so you'll find different types of workers and students, mostly locals.

You can Uber, take a táxi or Metro to Uruguaiana Station to get there. Make sure you are going to the right place: See on Google Maps

included

Entrance for Carnival Experience + One Welcome Caipirinha. Cheers - Saúde! 

reserve now

We accept bookings until 48h before the tour day. The price is $55 per person minimum of two. If you are solo or for holidays season (Christmas, NYE and Carnival) message us before booking, because the price and the availability may change.

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