My girlfriend and I went for this Favela Tour with Brazil Expeditions. We have been on many tours in the past but this is absolutely the best one we have ever been at! The guide was fantastic. He has lived in the Favela his entire...More
Meet at the Copacabana Palace Hotel to begin this 4-hour walking tour of Rio’s largest favela, Rocinha. This is an educational tour organized by local guides and favela residents so that it doesn’t disturb the community.
The tour aims to educate participants and shows the daily life of its inhabitants to give the true perspective of the society, away from the media.
Walk through small streets with no more than 10 guests to meet a few locals and listen to their stories. Discover the history of the favela as well as the challenges it faces, both in the past and the present.