Kicking off our tour at Vila Madalena, a bohemian neighborhood in São Paulo, we'll cycle to Largo da Batata, a hip and bustling neighborhood packed with bars and urban art. After spending some time talking about the graffiti artists and murals here, we will make our way towards the famous Avenida Faria Lima, a business center surrounded by modern buildings. São Paulo is a key location for many businesses, and we'll discuss this and point out some interesting facts about the rise of this city on the international stage.
We will continue on to the famous Parque Ibirapuera, the iconic city park. This green space is filled with museums, bike trails, local flora & fauna, and much more. It's the perfect place to spend an afternoon. It's also home to a few world-renowned buildings designed by the famous architect Oscar Niemeyer. We'll see the Bienal, the Auditorium, and the Afro-Brazil museum as we discuss Niemeyer's life and work. The juxtaposition of these modern buildings against the calm green landscape is simply breathtaking.
As we wrap up the tour, we will ride through the Jardins neighborhood, a quiet area with mansions and beautifully landscaped exteriors. We'll also see Beco do Batman; an outdoors urban art gallery. The murals here are created by renowned artists from the city's graffiti scene, and it's one of the most visited places in São Paulo. We hope you'll join us!
|• Graffiti Alley
|• Vila Madalena Streets
|• Largo da Batata Square
|• Tomie Othake Institute
|• Faria Lima Avenue
|• Ibirapuera Park
|• Bandeiras Monument
|• Jardins Neighborhood
|• Batman's Alley
This tour departs from the Selina Madalena located at R. Aspicuelta, 237/245 - Alto de Pinheiros, São Paulo - SP, 05433-010, Brazil.
Masks are currently required for the tour, and we will update this policy as the local restrictions evolve. We also clean all the bikes with antibacterial spray 30 minutes before the tour.
This tour meets at Selina Madalena located at R. Aspicuelta, 237/245 - Alto de Pinheiros, São Paulo - SP, 05433-010, Brazil
We’re happy to offer free changes and 100% refund up to 24 hours before tour departure. Failure to cancel a reservation at least 24 hours prior to scheduled departure may result in forfeited travel funds. Fare difference may apply.
Unfortunately, this tour is not ideal for young children. We recommend checking out our Secrets of Downtown Bike Tour if you're traveling with little ones, as this would be a much better option for them!
Yes, helmets are provided free of charge and legally required in Brazil.
This tour focuses on the street art and graffiti scene in São Paulo as well as the Ibirapuero park. We have not allocated time to enter any of the buildings, but we will allow for plenty of time for photos, questions, and extra time at the most interesting stops. We will also provide you with plenty of information to go back and visit your favorite sites on your own after the tour.
This tour is approximately 3.5-4 hours. Over the course of this time, we'll cover 12.5 miles/20 kilometers.
Yes! We meet at the Selina Madalena Hotel, and the hotel has graciously agreed to store our guests' luggage for the duration of the tour.
We provide the bike, helmet, a bottle of water per person, and an excellent local guide. Any snacks, gratuities, or souvenirs are at your own expense.
Yes! Our bikes come equipped with baskets that are perfect for carrying water and small items.