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Come and venture away with us to explore Rio de Janeiro's wonders. Our mission is to provide sustainable experiences to the general public through safe outdoor adventures. We specialize in hiking, trekking and rock climbing. Please visit our website...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our guide was full of enthusiasm and knowledge of the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro. He presented many options for different routes and difficulty levels. This hike was the highlight of my trip!More

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AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Brenda, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are thrilled that you loved the experience, your happiness means the world to us! Next time you’re here, you should try the trek Petrópolis x Teresópolis - we are sure you will have a blast. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got a private tour as I was the only person on that beautiful afternoon joining the tour. Adilio is my tour guide and he is a pro mountain climber. The scenery is fantastic - I was so proud that I did this. Climbing is...More

Thank Song0211
AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for this astonishing review, Song! We are so glad that you had a great time with Adilio. You can count on me to pass on the compliments. We work hard to meet expectations like yours, and we’re happy to hear we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Experience ! I did it with my brothers and sisters and it was an original way to discover Rio de Janeiro. The view of Niterói, Copacabana, Ipanema is amazing. If you enjoy aventure, this is the best way to go to the top of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for writing this amazing review, Donatien! We’re so glad you had a good experience. The view cannot get better after climbing, right? Next time you’re here, you should climb the 100 meters multi-pitch route named Coringa (III BR / 5.5 US / 4+...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hike was the highlight of my trip to Rio. I reserved the hike for myself and 2 friends, and Itaway Ecotours worked with me to secure our own tour guide for just us 3 (max is 6 per group). From hotel pickup to drop...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for leaving us such a wonderful review, Jeanette! We are thrilled that you loved your experience. At Itaway Ecotours we know the value of our services so we prioritize quality experiences over larger groups. I made sure that Thiago got the recognition he deserved:...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We wanted badly to visit this mythic spot, but regarding of the difficulty of the hike, we needed some help ! As a private guide, Alexis showed us all of the most beautiful spots of the site, and allowed us to reach the top in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words, Gildas! We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us. The day was perfect, we had a clear visibility and the whole summit just for us! Such a great time. We hope...More

Reviewed 4 September 2019 via mobile

Amazing tour with our guide Rafael, wich was the perfect guide, really passionate, he really loves what he does. He had a lot of fun thereMore

Date of experience: September 2019
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AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2019

Hi there Barbara, Thank you for taking your time to write this review! I couldn't be happier to see that you enjoyed Rafael's work. Indeed he is passionate and very knowledgeable. I made sure that he got the recognition he deserved. He was really happy...More

Reviewed 28 August 2019 via mobile

Climbing the sugar loaf is a must do. Amazing views all the way, on an easy route, no experience needed. Our guide Agilio had plenty experience making you feel safe. We recommend 100%.More

Date of experience: August 2019
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AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2019

Hi there Jacques! Thanks for sharing your review with us and the community. The multi-pitch route that you climbed is really fun and the view is priceless. An extraordinary way to conquer this natural landmark! Adilio is a passionate guide, I will make sure that...More

Reviewed 20 August 2019

My guide was Adilio. He helped a lot with the hike which was more like climb than hike. Its definitely moderately difficult climb and there is steep rock section. He spoke good english and stayed with me till the very end. Thanks to him I...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2019

Hi Kaustubh! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this great review! This climb is definitely a must for those who want to skip the line and the cable car. I made sure that Adilio got the recognition he deserved. He...More

Reviewed 19 August 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed our trip with Adilio on the Pao de Acucar ! The views were amazing during all the climb. I recommend this one !More

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AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2019

Merci beaucoup pour l'avis, Corentin! We could not have been happier to have you on this adventure with us. I am glad that you had a great time with Adilio! You can count on me to pass on the compliments. Next time, you should try...More

Reviewed 16 August 2019

Amazing and unique experience, intense track and an astonishing reward view !! I would like to thank the group guide who gave us security at each stage of the trail and climbing with great professionalism and knowledge, without his experience it would have been impossible,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AlexisVQM, Owner at Itaway Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2019

Thanks so much, Iago! It was such a ball to spend time with you and get to show this iconic natural landmark in a natural way. Most visitors don't imagine there is this amazing trail as an alternative to the cable car. Next time you...More

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