Imagine visiting a open street market where fresh fruits, vegetables, seafood and meat are sold. And you may actually try some of then! The “feiras livres” offer an unique social cultural experience that helps to understand the brazilian way of life! Get to feel seller´s friendliness and take a bite of brazilian street food, as “pastel”, “caldo de cana”, “tapioca”and “acarajé”. Interact with open and receptive “Cariocas” on their ordinary day. Smell the fragance of natural fresh herbs like parsley, scallion, cilantro, rosemary, thyme, basil and “arruda”. Try “caju”, “acerola”, “pitanga”, “jabuticaba”, and other typical delicious fruits from Brazil!! Only on Sundays, tour continues to the hippie market at Ipanema neighborhood. Located at the same square for more than 45 years, hippie market offers a variety of souvenirs, paintings, clothes, furniture and jewellery. Tour heads back to hotel.
- Duration: up to 2 ½ hours.
- Includes: pick-up & dropoff, private guide and transportation.
- Option: view from Cantagalo favela lookout.