Day 1 Recife-Olinda-Recife (14 km)
Guests will be picked up from their hotels in Recife to begin this tour. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations. Our tour will begin with a panorama of Recife, including the three districts that make up the city: Recife, Santo Antonio, and Boa Vista. We will see the Mauricio de Nassau Bridge, Praca de Republica, and the Casa de Cultura, which dates back to the 19th century. In Olinda, we will visit the Alto da Se, where we will have a breathtaking view of the twin cities. During Carnival, joyful revelers will parade down the streets in Olinda, following traditional giant puppets, or they will join with the town's colorful carnival troupes. The city has been declared a World Natural and Cultural Heritage Minument by UNESCO. Afterwards, guests will be returned to their hotels in Recife.