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Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours

Address: Rua Costa Bastos 77, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20240020, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 21969731717
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Ranked #9 of 494 Activities in Rio de Janeiro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Private tour guide in Rio de Janeiro for tailor made tours and assistance. 33 years old, born and...
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Owner description: Private tour guide in Rio de Janeiro for tailor made tours and assistance. 33 years old, born and raised in the city of Rio de Janeiro and working as a tour guide since 2004. I have lived one year in California to improve my english skills and 2 months in Mexico to improve my spanish skills. My tours are flexible and I try to show you the Rio everyone wants to see and a few other hidden gems that only locals know it.

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Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We had a fantastic day in Rio with a group of 10 where my father was in need of a walker and a wheelchair & we had 4 kids between the ages of 12 - 18. Glayber raced us around town and we covered way more than what was provided to others on our cruise. He managed to get us... More 

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thank a lot for the great review! I am glad you had a great time in Rio de Janeiro and I was able to help. Happy new year! Glayber. More 

Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Glayber Silva did a fantastic job of showing us around Rio on New Year's Eve, when the city was hard to navigate. He organized a van for 10 people, pre-bought attraction tickets, avoided extra time waiting in lines, included a great churrascaria lunch stop, and worked out an unscheduled afternoon stop at Copacobana beach for our kids and grandkids to... More 

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the kind words. I am glad you had a great time in Rio and enjoyed my services. Happy new year! Glayber More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Reasonable price for exciting one-day Rio tour plus round trip to Buzios! Very professional guide Guilherme, very open and client-oriented! Special thanks to Sergio for organizing all the staff. Highly recommended! Better to take 2 day tour. Magnificent city!

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the great review. We are glad Guilherme provided an awesome tour. He is a very good friend of ours and excellent tour guide as well. Happy new year! Glayber. More 

Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

My wife and I did a full-day tour with Glayber, a really great guy who's both passionate about his home town and very knowledgeable. We particularly enjoyed the view from the Sugar Loaf mountain. From my perspective the Maracana tour was also great since I (like Glayber) am a football (soccer) nut. Great lunch too. All the best from Santiago... More 

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the great review. I am glad you had a wonderfull time and did I with you guys. Yes we are footbal nuts and I really enjoyed the visit to Maracana with you guys. Happy new year! Glayber. More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Took a full day tour with Julio. He picked me up at the hotel at 7:30 am and we went to the Christ statute. Great site and we beat the crowds. Highly recommend going early. We went to St. Therese. During the day there is not much happening in that neighborhood. Also saw the Selaron stairs which are very much... More 

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the great review. I am glad you had a great time with Julio.He is a very good friend of mine and excellent professional too. Happy new year! Glayber. More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Based upon excellent reviews on Trip Advisor, I contacted Glayer in order to book a day tour at the end of our cruise. He was most pleasant to deal with in our email exchanges. He made suggestions, but his main concern was to please us. We were met just after we disembarked by his associate Julio. Julio was very accommodating... More 

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the great review. I am glad you had a great time in Rio de Janeiro and enjoyed Julio's tour. He is a great friend and very professional tour guide. Take care and please let me know if you ever need anything from Brazil. Kind regards, Glayber. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Glayber is really awesome, he picked our family of 4 from airport and on our second day gave us tour of Christ redeemer, sugarloaf, maracana stadium. On our 3rd day his team member Carlos gave us tour of downtown, churches, jardim botanico, tijuca. He dropped us to airport and made sure to contact our hotel in argentina to ensure smooth... More 

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the great review. I am glad you had a great time in Rio de Janeiro and I was able to help. Take care and please let me know if you ever need anything from Brazil. Kind regards, Glayber. More 

Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Glayber is a reliable, knowledgeable and a very professional tour guide. He is really first class! That day in Maracanã in World Cup in Rio will be forever in my mind! Thank you!!!

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the great review. I am glad you had a great time in Rio de Janeiro and I was able to help. Take care and please let me know if you ever need anything from Brazil. Kind regards, Glayber. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Glayber was an excellent tour guide and made our day in Rio a great experience. He tailored the day to exactly what we wanted to see and do. I would highly recommend his services.

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the great review. I am glad you had a great time in Rio de Janeiro and I was able to help. Take care and please let me know if you ever need anything from Brazil. Kind regards, Glayber. More 

Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Glayber made what would have been a very daunting trip to Brazil (my first trip to South America)very enjoyable. His professional, knowledgeable, courteous manner along with his impeccable English made it a great experience. Anyone who is about to visit Rio should do themselves a favour and contact Glayber, I only wish I had known about him before my trip... More 

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Glayber S, Owner at Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for the kind words. I am glad you enjoyed your stay in Rio and I was able to help. I had a great time too. I hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Glayber. More 

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