Departure from hotel and discover the many hidden gems in the central area of Rio along with a tour guide. Start at Cais de Valongo - the newest UNESCO World Heritage - and learn more about African influence in Brazil.
Then we will go to the Kobra Mural - one of the largest graphite murals in the world - produced by the Brazilian artist Eduardo Kobra, to contemplate the five ethnic groups portrayed in a colorful geometric background. Then we will walk along the Olympic Boulevard to the Museum of Tomorrow - a modern and technological museum dedicated to analyze and discuss all possibilities of building the future of the planet and humanity - and its distinctive architecture. After exploring the future, travel to the past at the São Bento Monastery, an inheritance of the Baroque period in Brazil.
In Praça XV, you will see one of the former headquarters of the Brazilian empire and learn more about important facts of Brazilian history that happened in the region.
Our last stop will be at Confeitaria Colombo, a permanent member of all the rankings of "must-have cafes" around the world. Enjoy the opulent Art Nouveau decor with huge stained glass, tile and mirrors imported from France, Portugal and Belgium.