Lonely Planet Writer

Rio offers free bus tours for 450th anniversary

Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro. Image by Ramon Llorensi / CC BY 2.0

On 22 and 29 March, free air-conditioned buses will tour around Rio, stopping at seven of the city’s cultural institutions. Passengers may board the Circuito Cultural Rio Onibus free of charge at The Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil (CCBB) museum, the Preto Novos institute, the Espaço Meu Porto Maravilha (in Rio’s Port Zone), the MAR museum, Teatro Municipal, the National Museum of Fine Arts and the National History Museum. The museums will also offer free admission on these dates. Read more: riotimesonline.com