Recife: City Tour Recife & Olinda

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Immerse yourself in the enchanting beauty of Olinda, one of the most breathtaking colonial cities that exudes a magical charm. We'll also venture into the vibrant Recife Antigo neighborhood.

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Highlights

  • Explore the colonial centre of Olinda
  • Admire the colourful houses and happy colours of Olinda
  • Discover the vibrant cultural life of the capital of Pernambuco

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Embark on an extraordinary journey through Olinda's Historic Colonial Center, where a picturesque cityscape awaits. Marvel at the colonial houses nestled amidst lush palm trees and the vibrant Atlantic jungle, all against the backdrop of the magnificent sea. As we explore the cobblestone streets that wind through the Historical Center of Olinda, you'll be immersed in a kaleidoscope of colors, with captivating houses adorned in vibrant hues that exude joy and warmth. Our first stop will be at the Monastery and Basilica of São Bento, where Brazilian Baroque Art comes to life, captivating our senses with its exquisite beauty. Continuing our adventure, we'll wander along Rúa do Amparo, a bustling street lined with artisan workshops and talented artists showcasing their craft. At Largo da Misericórdia and Alto da Sé, prepare to be enchanted by the charm and history that pervades every corner. Our next stop will introduce us to the famous giant dolls of Olinda, masterfully created by the renowned artist Silvio Botelho, whose creations bring boundless joy during the Carnival season. Venturing into the neighborhood of Recife Antigo, we'll uncover its hidden treasures until we reach Arsenal, the neighborhood's second most important square. Here, you'll encounter a vibrant hub of crafts and marvel at the architectural splendors of yesteryear. Join us on this captivating journey through Olinda's Cultural Center, where every step reveals a story, a burst of colors, and a deep connection to the city's rich heritage. Prepare to be captivated and let Olinda's charm leave an indelible imprint on your heart.

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Hotel pickup and drop-off English/Spanish/Portuguese speaking guide

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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