FAVELA ROCINHA WALKING TOUR

Language English, Portuguese, Spanish
Price 70,00 USD for excursion
Capacity 6 persons max
Duration 4 hours

Explore Rio's largest favela during 4-hour walking tour. Rocinha means "little farm" in Portuguese is the largest slum in South America.

After meeting your local Tour Guide from your Rio hotel, you will travel by public transport (your own expenses) to Rocinha.

The community has a population estimated at anywhere between 100 and 200 thousand inhabitants and most houses in Rocinha have basic sanitation, plumbing, and electricity.

Your private walking tour start from the top of favela where you meet the resident guide a person who organize that experience and will introduce you them daily routine and the harmony and conviviality walking along the narrow streets, real contact with lifestyle and people living in the community where you learn about the history, culture and geography of the area.

You will meet the locals and gain insight into the challenges these communities face. Learn how even through such difficulties the people of the favela are able to smile and welcome visitors. There will be a pause on the terrace, enabling you to take pictures of the incredible view of Rio. Explore the community’s streets and stop at a buteco (bar) for a refreshing drink.

With this tour you will increase your knowledge of Brazil, its people and its culture. The tour cost also includes a monetary contribution to the favela community. It is a great opportunity to learn a little more about Rio's culture. At the end of your walking tour, enjoy drop-off at your hotel.

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