4 Hours Walking tour itinerary for Recife: Walk Down Brazil's Famous Harbour
On this walking tour, stroll around the old city of Recife for a day filled with cultural learning. Stop at cultural milestones built as museums and synagogues. Experience the surreal company of puppets at the Giant Puppets Embassy. Immerse yourself in the local folklore and popular culture.
Begin the walking tour from Marco Zero's Square, located by the Port of Recife's Canal.
Spot the Francisco Brennand Sculpture Park built on the reef.
Walk down the Good Jesus Street, visit the Giant Puppets Embassy (a curious tradition of the Recife's Carnaval), and the Kahal Zur Israel Synagogue (considered the first of the American continent).
Go to Arsenal Square and visit the Paço do Frevo- a museum dedicated to the local music - Frevo. Learn about the local folklore and popular culture at the Pernambuco Embassy.
Walk to the Republica Square at the Santo Antônio neighbourhood, and its monuments: Saint Izabel Theatre, Palace of Justice and Palace of Government.
End the tour at the Cais do Sertão - a museum dedicated to the Pernambuco State's backwoods and its culture.
Wear comfortable shoes, light clothing and sunscreen.
This tour can also be started ideally after lunch, around 1 pm.
Type of Tour
This tour is offered throughout the year on the following days of the week.
- Tuesday 09:00
- Wednesday 09:00
- Thursday 09:00
- Friday 09:00
- Saturday 13:00
- Sunday 13:13
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