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Petropolis The Imperial City Private Tour

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  • 1
    Quitandinha Palace Congress and Convention Center
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Imperial Museum
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by Centro Historico de Petropolis
  • 3
    Catedral de Sao Pedro de Alcantara
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 4
    Ipiranga House
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 5
    Cervejaria Bohemia
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Crystal Palace
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 7
    Museu Casa de Santos Dumont
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by Parque Nacional da Serra dos Orgaos
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We provide pick-up service in all hotels, airports and seaport in the city of Rio de Janeiro. If your pickup place is not listed, please inform it when booking in the Special Requirements section.

    Airports

    • Internacional Airport, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro Brazil
    • Santos Dumont Airport, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro Brazil


    Ports

    • Rio de Janeiro Seaport (Pier Mauá)
    Departure Time
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
    Driver Only
    1/2/2019 - 2/20/2020Tuesday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    3/1/2020 - 12/29/2020Tuesday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Driver and Tour Guide
    1/2/2019 - 12/30/2020Tuesday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    Duration
    7h
    Inclusions
    • Private car and driver
    • Tour Guide (if Driver and Tour Guide option is chosen when booking)
    • Hotel/seaport/airport pickup and drop-off
    • Roundtrip to Petropolis
    • Tickets for the attracions (except for the Brewery optional inside tour)
    • Bottled Water and Snacks
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Entry/Admission - Quitandinha Palace Congress and Convention Center
    • Entry/Admission - Imperial Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Cervejaria Bohemia
    • Entry/Admission - Museu Casa de Santos Dumont
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Most travelers can participate
    • For hotel pickup, please inform hotel information; for airport pickup, please inform the arrival flight details; for cruise terminal pickup, please inform cruise ship details;
    • Comfortable walking shoes and sunblock are recommended
    • 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.
    13Reviews4Q&A
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    Our tour guide Marianna and driver Marcelo pick us up right on time to start our tour to Petropolis. Both of them are very acknowledged on Brazil history and they were answering all our questions The road to Petropolis is absolutely stunning!! And even better when you are
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    Response from MarceloGElias, Owner at Petropolis The Imperial City Private Tour
    Responded 6 Dec. 2019
    What a great review, thanks a lot ! It was a pleasure to show you Petropolis. A hidden gem, indeed.
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    Our assigned driver (Marcelo) called a few days before to introduce himself and arrange for a pick-up time. He arrived a few minutes before schedule and was very professional and personable. As we drove out of Rio he kept up a very informative description of the various sights
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    Response from MarceloGElias, Owner at Petropolis The Imperial City Private Tour
    Responded 25 Apr. 2019
    I am speechless. It was a memorable experience ! Thanks !
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    I am so happy I learned of this hidden gem about 1.5 hrs from Rio. The guides, Marcelo and Rafael were in communication with me before the tour and were enthusiastic on giving advice. Both of them were very well versed in Brazilian history as well as that of Petrópolis. I
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    Response from BeFree_RJ, Owner at Petropolis The Imperial City Private Tour
    Responded 26 Oct. 2018
    Thanks, Dave ! We´re also lucky with the weather (no rain !!). We too had a great time. Wish you all the best ! :-)
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    Both the driver, Marcelo, and the guide, Rafael, were very friendly and knowledgeable. The mood was amazing all day long, and I learned a lot about the area and its history. They were very flexible and let me stay at any place for as long as I wanted. Rafael was even holding an
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    Response from BeFree_RJ, Owner at Petropolis The Imperial City Private Tour
    Responded 30 Sep. 2018
    Thanks very much for the review ! We´re very happy that you´ve enjoyed the day with us. Petropolis is really a big surprise for people that don´t know. It was a great day ! :-)
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    Both Marcelo and Rafael were engaging and knowledgeable about the area. They have a great understanding of Brazilian culture and history. They both speak English very well and were fun to banter with when in between stops. They accommodated us at every turn and never rushed us.
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    Response from BeFree_RJ, Proprietário at Petropolis The Imperial City Private Tour
    Responded 18 Aug. 2018
    Thanks, Robby ! It was a great day indeed. It´s great to discover and explore Petropolis, right ? Totally different from Rio and so close ! Wish you all the best !
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    About the operator
    By: Be Free
    56 reviews
    Samantha T
    83
    Amazing trip
    I am writing this review to say that if you are coming to Rio and want to see and experience the sights please
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    napoli96
    Pittsburgh, PA
    8350
    WONDERFUL COMPREHENSIVE TOUR OF RIO
    We toured for a day and a half with Be Free Tours and had a wonderful overview of Rio. Touring with Rafael and
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    TheBFamilia
    10
    Great tour and lots of fun!
    Just completed a two-day tour with Be-Free Tours. We thoroughly enjoyed our time with Marcelo and our driver,
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    Ed M
    5828
    Highlight of Our South American Trip
    Upon our arrival in Rio, I called Be Free to confirm our tour. Marcelo, the owner of Be Free, answered and
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    GoPlaces757984
    10
    Private Tour
    Marcello and Rafel provided us with an excellent private tour that met all of our needs and then more. Marello's
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    BasM108
    10
    Great snapshot of Rio
    Marcelo was waiting for us when we arrived in the cruise port and we had a fantastic day seeing the sites and
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    John C
    Chicago, Illinois
    172
    Amazing day in Rio
    This should be on everybody's top list coming to Rio Marcelo and Rafael we're wonderful hosts they are both very
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    GauriGC
    Washington DC, District of Columbia
    42
    Great tour of a beautiful city!
    Marcelo the owner, was professional in his responsiveness from day one. He provided great tips for our visit ,
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    Perry S
    41
    Fantastic day with Raphael and Marcelo
    We had an absolutely fantastic day seeing the major sights of Rio, all thanks to our guide and driver Raphael and
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    J1425KAmarkh
    60
    A great way to see Rio
    We had a great day exploring Rio. We have never been here before so didn’t really know what we wanted to see.
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    ElviraAlger
    Salt Lake City, Utah
    218
    Hidden gem!! Great tour!!
    Our tour guide Marianna and driver Marcelo pick us up right on time to start our tour to Petropolis. Both of them
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    Colorful7
    20
    Exceptional Tour with Amazing Guide
    Booking this tour with Be Free turned out to be one of the highlights of our trip to South America. We scheduled
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    Colorful7
    20
    Exceptional Tour with an Amazing Guide
    Booking this tour with Be Free turned out to be one of the highlights of our trip to South America. We scheduled
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    MS_Platypus
    Starkville, Mississippi
    206
    Great tour by Silvio and Bernardo
    Silvio was extremely knowledgeable about the area and shared a bunch of Rio’s history throughout the tour.
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    mickeyv71
    Northbrook, Illinois
    218
    Rio de Janeiro
    Me and my wife went on a vacation to throughout South America. Our first stop was Rio de Janeiro. We booked a
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