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Private Tour: Rio's City Essentials Including Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf

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    Stop At: Corcovado Christ the Redeemer, Parque Nacional da Tijuca Cosme Velho, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22241-330 Brazil

    Ride the train through the Rainforest to get to the Christ the Redeemer Statue and visit it.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Pao de Acucar, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro Brazil

    Ride the cable cars up to the mountains to have a stunning view of the city and the coast

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Mirante Dona Marta, Estrada das Paineiras Cosme Velho, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22241-330 Brazil

    Viewpoint with spetacular view of the city

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Vista Chinesa, Estrada Dona Castorina Parque Nacional Da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22460-320 Brazil

    During the drive through the raiforest, a stop at the Chinese View Belvedere. See the the beauties of Rio from a different angle.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Cascatinha Taunay, Estrada Floresta da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20531-510 Brazil

    Stop at the Taunay Waterfall, the higest in the Tijuca Rainforest.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Escadaria Selaron, Rua Joaquim Silva, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-110 Brazil

    Staircase decorated with colored tiles from all over the world. Amazing !

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian, Avenida Republica do Chile 245, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20031-170 Brazil

    Unique arquiteture. A must see !

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Av. Pres. Castelo Branco, Portao 3 Portao 3 - Maracana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20271-130 Brazil

    Check the outside of one of the most famous football stadiums in the world !

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Sambodromo da Marques de Sapucai, Rua Marques de Sapucai, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22640-100 Brazil

    The venue where the famous Carnaval parade takes place.

    Duration: 15 minutes
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We were in Rio only for 2 days before travelling to Iguazú. We are so glad that we chose this one day private tour of Rio with Marcelo. He is very professional and genuinely a very nice person whose main focus is to make you...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    MarceloGElias, Owner at Be Free, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Now you can tell your friends about the famous Girl from Ipanema. :) It was a great day ! Thanks a lot for the review ! Take care !!

    Reviewed 31 May 2019

    We booked the $315 tour and it was absolutely perfect. Rio was breathtakingly beautiful and Marcelo and his co-worker delivered a 100% satisfactory experience. They were so friendly, efficient, and accommodating. With a well-thought-out plan by Marcelo, we saw everything we wanted to see. We...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
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    BeFree_RJ, Owner at Be Free, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2019

    Sunset view from the Sugar Loaf is stunning, isn't it ? And Botanical Garden is definitely worth a visit ! Thanks for the review. We also had a great day !

    Reviewed 10 May 2019

    Highly recommend this tour with Marcelo. We had very responsive communication with Marcelo right after we booked on Viator and up till we got into his vehicle for our tour. Very friendly and just the right amount of info for each place we visited. We...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    MarceloGElias, Owner at Be Free, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2019

    Thanks a lot ! I had a great day too and it was a pleasure to show you the city. Take care ! :)

    Reviewed 11 April 2019 via mobile

    Amazing tour, would thoroughly recommend. We initially had the tour booked for another day but extreme rain in Rio closed all the major attractions. Marcelo was fantastic and was able to reorganise the day not once, but twice! Wagner was a fantastic guide, very informative,...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    MarceloGElias, Owner at Be Free, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2019

    Thanks a lot, the weather was really bad, not typical in this time of the year. Wagner is really a great guide, isn´t he ? I´m glad that things worked out. Take care ! :-)

    Reviewed 12 March 2019

    I requested quotes from different companies to provide us a driver/guide to visit all the must see sights in Rio de Janeiro. Marcelo not only gave us the best price for 4 persons but it was for a full day that was “The City Essentials”...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
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    BeFree_RJ, Proprietário at Be Free, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2019

    Thanks a lot for the recommendation and the review ! It was a great day, indeed ! :-)

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    cruzalot
    30 September 2018|
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    Response from BeFree_RJ | Property representative |
    Hello ! Thanks for contacting us ! The typical tour takes from 8 to 10 hours, but we can adjust the itinerary to make sure you visit the most important places to fit your schedule. And yes, you can have lunch at a... More
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    jonyoung66
    10 August 2018|
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    Response from BeFree_RJ | Property representative |
    Hi, Johathan ! I am really sorry I didn´t reply you but I didn´t notice your message (really my mistake). I hope you had a great stay in Rio and consider us on your next visit. Best Wishes !
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