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Morrinho Project & Favela Walking Tour (Private Tour) provided by Rio Smile Tours

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Morrinho Project & Favela Walking Tour (Private Tour)

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Overview
The Favela Walking Tour is a local experience will make you look Brazil with another point of view. Since 1997 the project Morrinho was installed in the Pereira da Silva favela to “challenge the popular perception of the Brazilian favelas”, showing that the favela is an area of great cultural and social wealth, not only violence. The project reproduce in miniature the favela scenario using bricks and other recyclable material, created by children and young people of the Pereira da Silva community. During the waking tour you will meet the resident guide and gain insight into the challenges these communities face and learn how even through such difficulties the people of the favela are able to smile and welcome visitors. Ending the tour with visit to the Morrinho project where the founders will tell the history who has already traveled the world through smaller reproductions that were taken to exhibitions in Barcelona, Paris and Venice, as well as visiting cities throughout Brazil.
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Rio de Janeiro
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  • Pass by Santa Teresa
You'll end at
R. Pereira da Silva, 529
R. Pereira da Silva, 529 - Laranjeiras, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22221-140, BrazilYour tour concludes here, your local Tour Guide can help you to put you on a Uber / Taxi to return to your Hotel (your own expenses).
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Departure Point
Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Duration
2–3 hours
Return Details
R. Pereira da Silva, 529 - Laranjeiras, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22221-140, Brazil
Inclusions
  • Hotel pick-up (only selected hotels)
  • Licensed Tour Guide
  • Walking Tour
Exclusions
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Meals and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Recommended for travelers with good walking conditions
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Key Details
  • Duration: 2–3 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Portuguese, Spanish
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