Directions To Tupiniquim Hostel

Tupiniquim Hostel

From the International Airport Galeão (GIG)
Take the bus from the “Real” company that goes to Copacabana (it costs R$ 13.50 reals, aprox. US$ 3) and ask the driver to drop you at the bus stop of Mourisco, a big mirror-building (last stop at Botafogo Beach) … having the Mourisco on your left you’ll see a viaduct, after you go under it you will already be in Prof. Álvaro Rodrigues St., go straight and the 4th street on the left is Paulo Barreto St.
It takes about 40-50 min. on the bus + 5 min. walk.

From the Domestic Airport Santos-Dumont (SDU)
Take any of the following buses that go through “Aterro do Flamengo”: 455 or 484 (they cost R$ 3.80 reals, aprox. US$ 1) and ask the driver to drop you at the bus stop of Mourisco, a big mirror-building (last stop at Botafogo Beach) … having the Mourisco on your left you’ll see a viaduct, after you go under it you will already be in Prof. Álvaro Rodrigues St., go straight and the 4th street on the left is Paulo Barreto St.
It takes about 10-15 min. on the bus + 5 min. walk .

From the Central Bus Station (Rodoviária)
Take any of the following buses that go through “Aterro do Flamengo”: 136, 170, 172 or 178 (they cost R$ 3.80 reals, aprox. US$ 1) and ask the driver to drop you at the bus stop of São Clemente St. (right after “Casa de Rui Barbosa”), take 19 de Fevereiro St., cross Voluntários da Pátria St., go up half a block to get to Paulo Barreto St.
It takes about 30-40 min. on the bus + 8 min. walk.