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Private City Tour of Rio de Janeiro provided by TourGuideGus

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Private City Tour of Rio de Janeiro

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2 adults
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  • 1
    Sugarloaf Mountain
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Copacabana Beach
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 3
    Ipanema Beach
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 4
    The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 5
    Sambodromo da Marques de Sapucai
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 6
    Escadaria Selaron
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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Important Information
Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Private guide
  • Hotel/airport pickup and drop-off
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Sugarloaf Mountain
  • Entry/Admission - Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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jayeetri wrote a review Apr 2020
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So we had this long dream of visiting Brazil during the Carnivals and this year was a dream come true . All girls trip to Brazil from India ...and we booked Augustus (Gus) based tripadvisor reviews .Little did we know that he would be not only our guide but a good friend who
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Augusto G, Owner at Private City Tour of Rio de Janeiro
Responded 25 Apr 2020
The three beautiful ladies from India. What a pleasure to hear from you, and I specially with this wonderful review. I ll never forget you. Thank you so much for your words
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AlandG wrote a review Mar 2020
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We enjoyed an amazing day tour of Rio with Gus. My wife and I were extremely well looked after. I had unexpected mobility issue on our pre booked tour day and Gus ensured that we safely negotiated the busy tourist points without missing anything.It was apparent that Gus was a
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Augusto G, Owner at Private City Tour of Rio de Janeiro
Responded 21 Mar 2020
Thanks so much for the review Alan. In this time of difficulties that we re all living , your words warm my heart with joy. All the best.
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55John55 wrote a review Mar 2020
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Our first contact with Gus was when we booked our cruise that had a two day stopover in Rio. He was prompt in his response and informative. When we arrived it was raining in Rio for the first tIme in a long time. In amongst the pandemonium of people getting off the ship we
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Augusto G, Owner at Private City Tour of Rio de Janeiro
Responded 20 Mar 2020
Thanks so much for the excellent review. I loved to read your words. It makes my job really worth it. All the best.
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Roger S wrote a review Mar 2020
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Firstly and most importantly for us Gus inspired confidence that with him Rio would be a safe city and with him it was. We were only there for a full day but Gus ensured we saw all the major sights before dropping us back to the airport. His English was perfect and because of
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Augusto G, Owner at Private City Tour of Rio de Janeiro
Responded 20 Mar 2020
Thanks my dear. What a pleasure to read your lovely words. And very glad I helped make your stay even more memorable. ..all the best!!
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Kelly T wrote a review Mar 2020
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Gus was absolutely amazing while we were on our stop in Rio! Not only did he know exactly when to get to the most perfect stops, he was also incredibly sweet to our two year old son. Gus and my son were immediate friends! It’s hard traveling with kids but Gus helped make it a
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Response from Augusto G, Owner at Private City Tour of Rio de Janeiro
Responded 18 Mar 2020
Hi Kelly. Thanks a lot for the great review. I ll never forget you as a couple and your lovely kid. He s so sweet !!! All the best
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Gus was very imformative, curtaeous , helpful. We had a smooth as silk tour with him with no waiting times or quein
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After spending 5 nights in Rio, unknown to me, my flight from Rio to Sao Paulo had been cancelled. Gus was meant to
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Gus is a very wonderful guy. Always happy smiling and very exciting. We had very wonderful time during our stay in
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Gus knows his stuff!
A very memorable (although quite quick) spin around Rio with Gus on a rainy first day of Carnival. Despite the off
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Wish we had him for a private tour
Gus picked us up from the airport and took us to our hotel in Rio. He was there waiting for us with our name sign i
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A Great Day with Gus
Gus met us off our cruise ship - dozens of guides & taxis massing around the port but he spotted us and whisked us
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Gus is a great tour guide, knowledge and will go the extra mile to make sure you have a great experience. Gus prov
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Three days in Rio
We had airport transfers and two full days our touring with Gus. He is an excellent, professional guide. Gus is pro
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Gus transported our group of 6 between our hotel and the Rio de Janiero airport and took us on a 2 day tour of Rio.
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We had two wonderful days with Gus in Rio. He made our trip informative, unforgettable and delightful. Gus, thank y
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We were on a tour and they called Gus for airport transfer. Out flight was 7 am. Our tour wanted a 3 am pick up.
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Gus was a great guide for us to the Christ Statue! The Statue was beautiful and having Gus as our guide made it all
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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