Discover the culture, history and everyday life of Favela Rocinha - in a respectful environment - on a 2-3 hour walking tour. Free hotel pickup and drop-off saves you the stressful task of navigating Rio de Janeiro's busy public transport. Follow your local guide as he takes you through the streets of the largest favela in South America, home to 250,000 residents.

3 Hours 02 Dec, 03 Dec, 04 Dec, and more São Conrado, Rio de Janeiro
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • professional guide

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Food and drinks

  • Lunch

What makes this tour special
  • Discover Rocinha through the walking tour 

  • See everyday local commerce in Rocinha


Begin your experience with meeting point in São Conrado to visit Rocinha Brazil's largest favela.  Meet your guide and set off through community on foot. Learn about daily life in the favela and the challenges that residents face. Hear about the history of the favela and how these communities have become a large part of the culture of Rio. The price of your tour includes a monetary contribution to the community.  Please note: We are sensitive to the issues and concerns surrounding favelas; we understand that this tour may not be suitable for everyone. The purpose of this tour is for educational reasons alone and allows for a better understanding of local life.

Pickup point
Metrô São Conrado / Rocinha (Saída A) - Rua General Olímpio Mourão Filho - São Conrado, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, Brasil View on Map