City Tour of Olinda Including Instituto Ricardo Brennand
Come and experience Olinda and Recife, the 'Venice of Brazil' on this 5-hours city tour. See all the highlights of these city, including a stop at Convento de São Francisco , Alto da Sé Square, Misericórdia Church , Mercado da Ribeira com os Bonecos Gigantes de Olinda, Monastery of São Bento and Instituto Ricardo Brennand. Learn about the culture, history and architecture of this UNESCO World Heritage city from your knowledgeable guide as you travel around the city by a VIP van which has DVD, TV, WIFI, double air conditioned and comfortable seats.
The tour will start with a pickup from your hotel at 10am. We will go past the coastal road of Boa Viagem and PIna to Olinda, passing by Beberibe, Capiberibe river and Marco Zero. We'll be arriving in Alto da Sé Square where we'll visit 3 churches and go up on the view point to take panoramic pictures of Olinda. You'll have 45 minutes of free time to buy souvenirs, local crafts, foods and drinks, if you wish.
After, we'll go down the hill of Misericórdia Church trough the narrow streets of Olinda with coloufull houses , we arrive in Mercado da Ribeira, and old slave market, here you can find the Olinda Dolls of the Carnival. After we will go to São Bento Church and finally take you to the Ricardo Brennand Museum. This is one of the best museums in Brazil where you can learn about our colonization time when the Dutch army took over Recife and Olinda. Join us on this unforgettable tour that rides in style with comfort, safety and punctuality.