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Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio

Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-160, Brazil
+55 21 98887-2236
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Experience the Essence of Brazil/Rio

Martha Vasconcellos provided a wonderful tour and a direct experience of Rio City. She was well... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Melissa M
Slavery History Tour

Martha was simply fantastic. She gave me a personalized tour of Rio with emphasis on the history... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Ian W
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"Our private tours are completely flexible. A selection of Activities, Vehicles & Professionals. Choose from our suggested itineraries or let us customize a program just for you." - A city full of joy is already waiting for you! -
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Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-160, Brazil
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+55 21 98887-2236

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Martha Vasconcellos provided a wonderful tour and a direct experience of Rio City. She was well spoken and extremely accommodating. Martha inquired regarding what our interests were and she tailored the tour accordingly. We were able to experience the fruit market, walk the beaches, and...More

Thank Melissa M
Martha V, Proprietário at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Melissa, I very much thank you for choosing me to be your hostess to Rio. Your kindness to writing this review is just about the same as when we were together in Rio. All the best, Martha

Reviewed 14 June 2017

Martha was simply fantastic. She gave me a personalized tour of Rio with emphasis on the history of Slavery in Brazil. It is not easy to find the sites she took be to as a Canadian with little to no language skills, so her assistance...More

Thank Ian W
Martha V, Proprietário at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Cheers from Rio, Ian. Thank you such nice words. I am happy to know that I could attend your expectancy and specially being able to introduce you to our culture and happy way of living. Yours always, Martha

Reviewed 3 March 2017

Martha opened our eyes to the beauty, culture and energy of Rio. We had the pleasure of spending two days touring with Martha at the start of Carnival. From last minute tickets to events and "front of line" access to attractions, to an in depth...More

Thank Scott O
Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2017

Outstanding! Thank you, S & T.

Reviewed 27 February 2017

Martha was able to create two days of touring in Rio. Her enthusiasm and knowledge about Rio made these tours very special. In addition to the tourist sites we also had a walking tour of the favfela. Carnaval street parties created color, music and traffic...More

Thank Cosworth N
Martha V, Proprietário at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

It is fantastic when receiving good reviews during Carnival. The period in town represents the largest opened air event of the world. It is never easy to tour in the middle of the traffic jam together with all streeet parties, making it even more confused....More

Reviewed 9 February 2017

Ten years ago, my husband and I were among Martha's first tourist clients. We loved her!! We just spent another three days in Rio with Martha as our guide. We love her even more!! We count her as a dear, dear friend. Martha exemplifies the...More

Thank cdiana2
Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Dear Friend, Having the chance of being your hostess by the second time is very pleasing. I have no wrods to thank you for giving me the opportunity of sharing another period of time together with you. All the best, Martha

Reviewed 8 February 2017

Martha was prompt, friendly and knowledgeable. Following a full day introducing us to highlights of Rio and a walking tour of Rocinha, she provided instructions for us to do a second day on our own. We had her meet us for our third day for...More

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Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Dear P., I very much thank you for your kind words and time spent to writte this nice review. It was for me a pleasure being your hostess in Rio, where I will keep on waiting for your return. All the best, Martha

Reviewed 5 February 2017

We spent eleven nights in Rio over four stays in January. I started to make a list of things we would probably NOT have seen or done without Martha's help : Capoeira in Rocinha community and later a walk through that community, Flamengo FC, a...More

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Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

I have no words to thank you, A. You compliments are outstanding. It is absolutely fascinating the way you described our days together while so enriched in details. All the best, Martha

Reviewed 25 December 2016

As Aussies, we were delighted to have Martha as our tour guide in Rio. She provided us with insights into the people, the culture and this wonderful city during our 7 hour tour. She has a bubbly personality that endeared her to us during our...More

Thank pioneer123Geelong
Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2016

I was a great happiness to host you in my beloved Rio. Thank you so much.

Reviewed 23 December 2016

Had a lovely tour with our guide Martha. Hope to come back someday. It's really worh it to be shown the city by someone who really know what they are talking about.

Thank Carl J
Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2016

Thank you for such kind words.

Reviewed 21 December 2016

Marhta was our guide last week and did a great job. She was very helpful and shared lots of knowledge about Rio and its adjacent areas.

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Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2016

Thank you very much. Please never forget that more than a tour guide, you have a friend in Rio. Most kind regards. Yours Always, Martha

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Hello Kim, Welcome to Rio! For any reason, I do not arrive to login in TripAdvisor with my personal account, but with my boyfriend's. Yes I am available for that date and could provide a great tour for you seeing all the... More
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