Guided tour

Rio de Janeiro: Farmer's, Hippie and São Cristóvão Markets

Rio de Janeiro: Farmer's, Hippie and São Cristóvão Markets

From $75 per person

Discover the flavors, traditions, and crafts of Rio de Janeiro and Brazil on this tour of 3 markets. See and taste typical and exotic fruits, explore the best of art and handicrafts in Ipanema, and end with music, art, and food from northeastern Brazil.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Portuguese, Spanish
Pickup included
Hotel pickup is available from a selection of 31 hotels in the Leblon, Ipanema, and Copacabana areas. Please contact the local partner to know the best pickup location and pickup time. Wait for your driver and guide by the lobby or front door of the hotel.
Wheelchair accessible


  • Savor the colors and smells of the fruit, vegetables, and fish at the Farmer's Market
  • Explore one of the largest handicraft and art fairs in Rio de Janeiro at the Hippie Fair
  • Discover the charms of typical northeastern cuisine and handicrafts at São Cristóvão Market
  • Get a further taste of the culture of the Brazilian Northeast by dancing to the sound of forró music
Full description
Explore 3 emblematic markets in Rio de Janeiro with a professional local guide, and discover the diversity of the city in the process. Visit the Farmer's Market and the Hippie Fair in Ipanema, and the Northeastern Traditions Market in São Cristóvão. Once your guide and driver have picked you up, make your way first to the Farmer's Market. Walk through the wide variety of fruit, vegetables, and fish stalls on offer in the market with your guide. Enjoy the opportunity to taste some typical Brazilian fruits, and absorb the fun and dynamism of the market salesmen. Next, experience one of the largest handicrafts and art fairs in Rio de Janeiro, the Hippie Market in Ipanema. Browse, buy, and bargain the price, which is part of the culture at this fair. There is a bit of everything at this market: pictures, bags, necklaces, clothes, slippers, and more. After exploring the Hippie Fair, continue to the Center of Northeastern Traditions at the São Cristóvão Market. Discover the charms of the cuisine and typical handicrafts of this region of Brazil and dance to the sound of forró, the most popular musical genre in the northeast of Brazil. This tour includes hotel pickup and drop-off from a range of hotels in the Leblon, Ipanema, and Copacabana areas of Rio de Janeiro. If you are not staying at one of the hotels listed, please contact the local partner to find out the best pickup location for you.
  • Hotel pickup in a range of hotels in Leblon, Ipanema, and Copacabana
  • Informative and professional bilingual guide
  • Separate driver, ensuring you have your guide's full attention throughout the day
  • Small group tour with transportation in a deluxe van
  • Entrances fees (estimated cost: $6/BRL 20 per person)
  • Lunch and drinks
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Credit card
  • Cash

Know before you go

  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers older than 6 years
  • Infants aged 0-5 are free of charge (with ID and on the lap)
  • Entrance fees are not included in this tour and will be paid directly at the attractions. The estimated cost is 20 BRL (about $6) per person. All major credit cards are accepted at both attractions requiring entrance payment, and your guide will assist you with your purchase. Attraction prices are subject to change without prior notice
  • Tours are operated in English and Spanish
  • If you require wheelchair accessibility, please advise the local partner at the time of booking to confirm this is possible
  • Take a copy of your passport or ID card with you
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
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