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Experience Favela: Two Brothers Hike and Vidigal Tour provided by Crux Eco

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Experience Favela: Two Brothers Hike and Vidigal Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 12/15/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Experience Favela: Two Brothers Hike and Vidigal Tour
We will be in an open outdoor area so it will be safer than the urban area.
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Updated 12/15/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Important Information
Departure Point
Praça Do Vidigal, Av. Pres. João Goulart, 920 - 958 - Vidigal, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22450-242, Brazil
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Beverages
  • Snacks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required.
  • Minimum age is 6 years. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions.
  • We recommend that you wear light clothes and hiking shoes or athletic sneakers. Bring a small backpack with water, snacks, sunscreen, a cap/hat,
  • bug repelent, camera and money for any extras that you might want.
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative tour, date or full refund minus taxes.
  • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship.
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers (2) to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair.
  • A significant amount of walking/hiking is involved.
  • Hiking duration is approximately 2.5 hours (1.25hrs. up / 1.25hrs. down). Easy to moderately difficult.
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Destination591044 wrote a review Jan 2019
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This was a wonderful experience. We chose to walk through Vidigal favala which took about 20/30 minutes, then the hike began. Most of us had no experience. Marcelo was very patient and flexible. He also took very nice pictures along the way. I would definitely recommend
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Date of experience: January 2019
Response from cruxecoaventura, Proprietário at Experience Favela: Two Brothers Hike and Vidigal Tour
Responded Mar 15, 2019
Thanks a lot for your preference. We wish everyone experience this trip along the Vidigal Favela, the most cultural favela in Brasil. See you soon. Cheers!
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