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Take an afternoon sightseeing tour of Old Rio on foot, and get a feeling for the legends and history woven around the narrow streets and superb baroque buildings of downtown Rio de Janeiro. While you walk, your knowledgeable and entertaining guide will bring the city and its stories alive.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroSee and visit the Church constructed in neoclassical style, which began being built in 1630 and finished in 1775.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Sao Bento Monastery, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroVisit the Monastery of São Bento, founded in 1590 by 2 monks from Bahia and considered one of the most important patrimony of Brazilian architecture.Duration: 10 minutesPass By: Maua Square, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroVisit the new Mauá Square a gift from the Olympic legacy that has changed the life of the Cariocas forever, creating a new pole of entertainment and culture, hosting two new Museums, the Rio Art Museum and the Museum of Tomorrow, and the famous Cobra murals.Pass By: Museum of Tomorrow, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroSee the modern Museum of TomorrowPass By: Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroSee one of the most important Cultural Centers of Rio de Janeiro.Pass By: Praca Quinze de Novembro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroPass through Quinze de Novembro SquarePass By: Paco Imperial, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBuilt to be the residence of the governors of the captaincy and it was the residency of the Portuguese Royal Family, when it arrived in BrazilPass By: Mercado Popular da Uruguaiana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroPass through famous market strees of Rio´s downtownPass By: Tiradentes Palace, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroSee the Tiradentes Palace from outside.Stop At: Confeitaria ColomboSee and visit the famous Colombo BakeryDuration: 20 minutesStop At: The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroVisit and see the ancient Conical Cathedral in form and with a 96 metres (315 ft) internal diameter — 106 metres of external diameter — and an overall height of 75 metres (246 ft)Duration: 10 minutes