Special Tour in Rio: São Bento Monastery, Santa Teresa and Ipanema's Hippie Fair

Staying more days in Rio? Have you already decided what to do next Sunday? Here is an excellent choice: Visit some "out of the scene" sites: São Bento Monastery with its beautiful church, Santa Teresa neighborhood with old houses and cobblestone streets and the Hippie market with thousands of items for all tastes.

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  • What's included :
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
    • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Sao Bento Monastery
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Sao Bento Monastery, Rua Dom Gerardo 40 Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20090-030 Brazil

    After the pick at the hotel we will head to The São Bento Monastery, built in 1671 by the Benedictine Order. It is a gorgeous and rich building and its interior is covered in gold powder. Every Sunday the Benedictine monks present the traditional Mass in a Gregorian chant at 10:00am sharp.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Santa Teresa, Rua Aurea, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20240-210 Brazil

    Santa Teresa, a bucolic district on a hillside and Rio’s bohemian neighborhood, is also known for its crooked houses, steep streets and tile decorated stairways. The famous Santa Teresa’s tram (when available) connects Downtown Rio to the heart of Santa Teresa and has been preserved as a piece of history promoting a quick, fun and cheap way to get to one of the quirkiest part of the town

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Feira Hippie de Ipanema, Rua Visconde de Piraja Praca General Osorio, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-020 Brazil

    The Hippie fair has become a mandatory touristic visit. Once there the visitors will find bronze and wood sculptures, oil paintings, silver objects, hand-painted porcelain, fabric, leather clothes, shoes, handbags, several souvenirs and typical Brazilian food and handicraft of all kind.

    Duration: 45 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    If your hotel is not in the list please contact us. We will arrange your pick-up or help finding the nearest meeting point.
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Note: If the road is closed due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date
    • Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Carioca Tropical Tour Operator

Activity ID: V-21513P11

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