Free Tour Rio de Janeiro and the History of Brazil

Duration: 3h
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Max
Registered on November 13, 2022

I am a traveler and an artist that loves to tell stories and meet people from all parts of the world. After graduating in Arts and with 20 years of experience in Tourism, I have developed my style as a storyteller, joining information with entertainment, and connecting people from the most varied cultures.

Show more
  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Free walking tour through the Historic Center of Rio de Janeiro and Lapa, traveling in time through its streets, buildings and monuments, proposing an immersive, fun and transformative cultural experience, where the past and the present merge, in a chaotic mosaic of unlikely characters who have walked these streets, like kings, queens, emperors, slaves, witches, revolutionaries and artists, showing that the marvelous city has much more to offer than its beautiful beaches and Carnival.


  • Largo da Carioca
  • Metropolitan Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro
  • Portuguese Reading Office
  • Colombo Bakery
  • Rua do Ouvidor
  • Travessa do Comércio
  • Praça XV
  • Imperial Palace
  • Tiradentes Palace
  • Cinelândia
  • Municipal Theater
  • National Museum of Fine Arts
  • National Library
  • Lapa Arches
  • Selaron Staircase

The tour starts an ends at the Lapa neighborhood with many recommendations of places to have lunch and other touristic sites of interest.
Book your tour and have a very special experience!

Show more
  • Meeting point:
    R. da Lapa, 47 - Centro, Rio de Janei...
    R. da Lapa, 47 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 20021-170, Brazil
    View on map

    Meet me in front of the Cecilia Meireles Music Hall, very easy to find the building.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

No reviews yet

This guruwalk does not have any reviews yet.

Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
When do you want to go?
Show more
See availability