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Rio Alternative Tour

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A full day visit.... in Rio with Vicente is a must

An amazing early morning tour yesterday with a sun filled day in Rio was perfect! Vicente exceeded... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Veronica M
via mobile
Amazing full & beautiful day showing us so much of Rio!

We just got back from our trip to Rio de Janeiro and had the most amazing time- a lot due to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lauren L
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Rio Alternative Tour is an Agency of Receptive Tourism in Rio de Janeiro, who loves the city and is pleased to welcome the people who come to visit her. Our great advantage is the personalized service, we specialize in private tours.We identify the...more
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Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22010-110, Brazil
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

An amazing early morning tour yesterday with a sun filled day in Rio was perfect! Vicente exceeded expectation- he was on time, flexible for our shopping needs. He was very knowledgeable and had great options and suggestions. We started off at Christ the redeemer which...More

Thank Veronica M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just got back from our trip to Rio de Janeiro and had the most amazing time- a lot due to working with Rio Alternative Tours! After reading and hearing a lot of hype about the safety in the city, I was a little nervous...More

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have a pleasure take a part in trip with Vicente who is a fantastic guide. He is knowledgeable and well organized. He showed us more than was planned also with special suprised which was amazing :) I highly reccomend him as a tour guide...More

Thank Bernadetta B
Vicente C, Proprietário at Rio Alternative Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. The pleasure was mine! I'm glad to hear that you visited more than your expected. Private Tours optimize your time. I hope to see you soon Best regards Vicente Cardone Tour Guide

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never underestimate how one human can change - in this case vastly improve - their ecosystem One mad Chilean mosaicist goes on a 25 year rampage and redoes the whole neigborhood. Totally mad Brazilian scene with a Chilean touch. Stay a couple of hours for...More

Thank GringoInChile
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our day with Vicente was a real pleasure. He is fun, highly knowledgeable and relaxed. He was very keen to tailor things to suit our interests. The day was slick and we did not spend unnecessary time standing in lots of lines. The many excellent...More

Thank creedence
Vicente C, Proprietário at Rio Alternative Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking time to write such a good review. I hope you come back soon Best regards Vicente Cardone Tour Guide

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a day tour in Rio, with lovely Lully. She is a joy to be with. Very knowledgeable about Rio, it’s culture and the touristic spots. She takes loads of pictures for you, and she is very good at it! You...More

Thank adriana a
Lully-Maga, Proprietário at Rio Alternative Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Adriana! Thank you for review and the compliments!! Iam so glad!!! eheheheheheh In a full day Tour is possiblel see the main attractions and to much more. I enjoyed a lot the tour with you and your husband (amadooo). I hope to see you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a short time in Rio and wanted to make the most of it. After looking up reviews, we knew Rio Alternative tours was the way to go. The itinerary is flexible and you can customize your tour. Our tour guides...More

Thank Rahul H
Lully-Maga, Proprietário at Rio Alternative Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear, Rahul and Jessica! Rio is beautiful and waiting for you to come back again... and me too!! What a awesome review, just as you and your beloved Jessica! Special, clever, happy and gentle… the tour was a true pleasure. I hope to meet you...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time in Petropolis. He was on time when he picked us up. He speaks English well. He is very accommodating and warm. He is very knowledgeable about Petropolis. He is passionate in what he does. Highly recommended!

Thank Renier M
Vicente C, Proprietário at Rio Alternative Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking time to write a review. Petrópolis is a lovely city in the mountains. Perfect election if you enjoy history. I hope to see you soon. All the best !!!! Tour Guide Vicente Cardone

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We booked a two full day tour and we had the best experience both days. The tour owner Vincente was very professional, informative and nothing was too much for him. We travelled along way to visit Brasil and Vincente's energy kept the energy of the...More

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Vicente C, Proprietário at Rio Alternative Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paul, Thank you very much for your review. I deeply appreciate your words!! Best Tour Guide Vicente Cardone

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Great tour guide; very helpful and knew a vast amount about Rio. Would highly recommend her :) Very friendly and kind and fabulous driver to get around

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CSWH888
30 August 2018|
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Response from Vicente C | Property representative |
Hi Thank you very much for your message. Please, could you send an email? Best regards
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Dilma D
5 June 2018|
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Hi Dilma, Im available for your tour, please send a email to me. You find our information in google
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Jenbunny85
16 April 2018|
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Response from Vicente C | Property representative |
Hi Jenny, Thank you for your contact. Tripadvaisor doesn't permit send my contact to you. Please look in google for us.
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