Football Culture Tour
Brazil undoubtedly is the country of football (soccer). For football fans this tour is almost mandatory. Accompanied by an enthusiastic football guide you will discover the deep roots of this popular sport. The visit begins at the temple of football Maracanã stadium that hosted two World Cup finals and has been completely renovated (external visit only at the moment). Afterwards the visit takes place at São Cristóvão Football Club debut club of world known star Ronaldo (World Champion twice) giving a good perspective on how a small and simple Rio club works. Then the tour ends with a visit of the traditional Fluminense Football Club, with its charming and historic headquarters and stadium where it was played the very first match of the Seleção Brasileira. This tour is done with a laid-back pace with many curiosities, passionate facts and funny stories about football in Rio and Brazil.
Important: It's not allowed, by the visited clubs norms, to wear a football jersey of another club in within their premises.
Duration: 04 Hours
From 09:00-13:00 or 14:00-18:00
- Transportation with pick-up and drop-off
- Football Guide
- Entrance fees to Fluminense Football Club and São Cristóvão Club
- External visit of the Maracanã Stadium
This tour can be done privately or with a mixed international group. Both with pick-up and drop-off.
Football Club in Rio
Soccer club Fluminense
Entrance of Fluminense
Noble Room of Fluminense Club
Training stadium of Fluminense club
Trophy Room Football Rio
Main gate of Maracanã
Captain Bellini statue in front of Maracanã main entrance
On the pitch of Maracanã stadium
Former Club of Ronaldo
São Cristóvão Club in Rio