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Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22060-002, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thanks to Luis, my dad and I have spent a brilliant day, although the cloudy/rainy weather. Luis has done a great job personalizing our itinerary. We were interested in food, architecture, nature and a bit of history. After a quick look to art deco architecture...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Luis was recommended to me by a trusted friend who lives in Sao Paulo, and my family and I are so glad that he was our guide in Rio. Highly recommended! He made our trip relaxing, fun, and truly personal and special. We traveled from...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank heykhoury
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Rio with family in September 2019 and had an excellent and very interesting tour with Luis. + Easy to communicate before the tour to make the booking + Interesting things to see, also things from a perspektive of a local ( Local...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great day exploring with Luis, his English is excellent and he was very friendly and knowledgeable. We would highly recommend him.

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Reviewed 29 September 2019 via mobile

We had two days with Luis and could not have been more pleased. We had rain forecast so he changed one of the days. He took us to all the major attractions knowing exactly where to stand to get the best position, we also went...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank m19582015
Reviewed 26 September 2019

This was a great, memorable tour. Luis spoke with me and my wife about what might interest us, and he figured us out perfectly. After a brief orientation drive where he pointed the art deco architecture, he took us to the incredible botanical gardens, then...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 16 September 2019 via mobile

Kudos to our guide, despite of the bad weather we enjoy the day visiting many interesting sites in Río.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Alejandro R
Reviewed 7 September 2019

We had a fabulous tour with Luis all around the Rio de Janeiro area. We wanted to see the area and learn about Rio from a local person. Luis was wonderful to share great commentary, history and life experiences. We ate lunch together at a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jlcoco
Reviewed 7 September 2019

Review We loved the tour! Luis has been a great guide. We have seen so many beautifull and interesting places. Rio can be difficult to understand but Luis is all you need to have a great experience. Good English.

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Elvisita
Reviewed 4 September 2019

I booked a tour with Luis while visiting my girlfriend in August. I was very tired from the previous night's flight, and I had put together a packed itinerary. He was very flexible in working with me, even when I said I was tired, and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
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25 December 2017|
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Response from localtourguide_rio | Property representative |
Hi go168, My tariff varies according to the number of people and also the date of the tour. Please contact me via email for an accurate quote on your tour.
4 March 2017|
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Response from localtourguide_rio | Property representative |
Hi Can Travel AF, Thank you for your contact. I’m a self-employed tour guide and run my own business. I’m not associated with any other company and run a “one man operation”. I answer personally every tour request and... More
14 November 2016|
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Response from localtourguide_rio | Property representative |
Hi ND, My rates vary according to the number of passengers, time of the year, and also to the tour requested. On the right side of my Trip Advisor page there is a link to my personal website and a link to my email as... More