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Rio de Janeiro Walking Tour: Community & Culture in Rocinha Favela
Duration: Flexible
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  • Discover the culture and history of the Rocinha favela while supporting education for local underserved youth..Visit a local street artist's studio and get a glimpse into the art scene in Rio..Interact with local residents and hear stories about life in the favela.
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Embark on a journey through the Rocinha Favela – the largest in Brazil – alongside your local guide. Begin by meeting your guide at an arranged location near your hotel. From there, travel through Rio to the favela via public transport. Once you've arrived, embark on a walking tour through Rocinha as your guide teaches you about the neighborhood's culture and history. Along the way, stop at scenic overlooks to take in sweeping views of the favela. Visit the local school that your tour price is benefiting before stopping by a local graffiti artist's studio to get a taste of the art scene in Rio de Janeiro. You will have the option to eat lunch in the favela at a per-kilo restaurant, a Brazilian take on the traditional buffet, for an additional fee.
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