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Spend A Day At Cantagalo Favela In Rio
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Art, Kid-friendly, Culture

  • Duration

    4 Hours

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English, French, German, Portuguese

Description

See for yourself the area where 30% of Rio's inhabitants live. You will be surprised about the culture, the lifestyle, the simplicity of the residents. On this tour of Favela Cantagalo, you will get to know the history and habits of the community residents, the present changes happening and the macro-political context. You will understand the social paradox that exists in the city and gain an understanding of Carioca society. A few years ago, community leaders in the culturally active community Cantagalo created the first territorial favela museum in the world—a living, a dynamic and interactive museum about the very special lifestyle in a favela. The metro elevator in Ipanema will take us right into the heart of the favelas, or communities, of Cantagalo, Pavão and Pavãozinho. 

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    • Visit an open-air graffiti art gallery, called Project Casa Telas created by the Museu de Favela. Along the graffiti walls, you will explore the history of the communities and gain an understanding of the struggle of the residents.
    • Stop by the school and community centre where classes in sport and creative activities are offered on a daily basis.

    • Enjoy scrumptious meal at a local restaurant.
What's Included
  • Guiding Service
What's Excluded
  • Food and drink

  • Souvenirs

What to bring
  • Camera
  • Comfortable shoes
Meeting Point

Favela Santa Marta - Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
The group size and price
1 To 4USD 200.00 Per Group

This is a group tour

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USD 200 / group

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