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Just awesome!

Tavinho and Augusto are a great team! We book our trip for a Friday but the weather conditions... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alexandra S
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The best Paragliding experience in Rio!

Wow! I cannot begin to say how amazing this experience was! Tavinho and Augosto have many many... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Łukasz G
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Paragliding flights in Rio with the Bomvoo.rio Instructors Team, and here a brief presentation: Luiz Octavio Menezes (Tavinho), 58 years old, with 30 years of experience, was one of the first to fly paragliding in Brazil. Formed in a mountaineering...more
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Av. Pref. Mendes de Morais, 1502 - Sao Conrado, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22610-142 | Pedra Bonita - Parque Nacional da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22610-095, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Tavinho and Augusto are a great team! We book our trip for a Friday but the weather conditions were not ok and we had to cancel the flight. Still we remained in contact with Tavinho and we manage to reschedule the flight for another day....More

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Wow! I cannot begin to say how amazing this experience was! Tavinho and Augosto have many many years of experience and you can see the joy in their face when they do this! We met at our designated area and drove up the mountain to...More

Thank Łukasz G
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This flight was one of my best experiences in my life so far! After a 30 minutes hike we’d a stunning view over São Conrado. After a little rest, we went down again to the platform, where the flights begin. I was pretty nervous before...More

Thank Marcel-Gerrit G
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I did this via Airbnb experiences. The flight was amazing, there was a big focus on safety so I felt comfortable. Also, we did a nice hike before to Pedra Bonita to get some nice views of Rio and also had some açaí after the...More

Thank rox42490
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

What an awesome experience to fly with these guys. It started with a short hike up Pedra Bonita, where we saw some stunning views, and then the paragliding! Tavinho and Augusto were a real pleasure to spend a morning with, very warm people. My friend...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 3 April 2018

This was one of the best things I have ever done. Being very scared of heights Augusto and Tavinho did their best to keep me calm and assured throughout the whole experience. The hike is worth it for the view at the top of Pedra...More

Thank Farah T
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Excellent! It's lifetime experience you should do it at least once Auguste you are legend! This guy will support you with his assurance and great sense of humor

Thank Larissa P
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

As a novice paraglider pilot, I was looking for someone in Rio to support me during my flight there. My instructor recommend me to these guys and I couldn’t be more happy. Highly professionals, they helped me to improve my flying skills and provided me...More

Thank Janser S
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Where should I start? I went to Brasil, which is the farthest country from the Philippines, to test myself and see what the country has to offer. I went to Rio, Manaus(Amazon) and Sao Paulo. All of which gave me great memories, but I have...More

Thank Duke T
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This was definatelly one of the best experiences I've ever had in Rio. When I booked it, I didn't pay attention to the fact that there was a hiking trail (Pedra Bonita) included, right before the paragliding flight, which is so great because the guides...More

Thank Iccaro T
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