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Tour Guide Glayber - Private day tours

Rua Costa Bastos 77, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20240020, Brazil
+55 21969731717
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Ranked #9 of 209 activities in Rio de Janeiro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
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... more » 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. « less
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Hamilton, Bermuda
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

Rio is an amazing city and I'm so glad I had Glayber for a few days to show me around the key sights. As well as being extremely knowledgeable on all the important attractions and history of Rio, Glayber is so friendly and interesting to talk to. He did my airport pick up and drop off as well as showing... More

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

This is coming a bit late! Me and my friend were in Brazil for the World Cup in June. I was in Brazil last Dec and Glayber had showed me around Rio. Having enjoyed that experience we went with Glayber again in June. He was busy but Carlos from his company guided us this time. In one word, Carlos was... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

As an Official Hospitality Agent for the USA and Canada, and Affiliate of US Soccer, we joined venture with Transfer Rio for our transportation in RIO during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. They ran an exceptionally smooth program. They were efficient and friendly, they checked and double checked flights status's for incoming and outgoing clients. If clients were not where... 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. It was a pleasure to work with you guys during the whole month of july. We are glad your clients had a great time in Rio de Janeiro and the operation was a big success. We hope to see you back in Rio de Janeiro for the Summer Olympics in 2016. Take... More

gold coast
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

My family of seven adults used Glayber for our transfers from Rio airport to our accommodation in Leme during World Cup (and return). We had a LOT of luggage and were worried about the transfer as it was our first time to Rio, and we arrived after midnight right in the middle of World Cup. No problem. Glayber had a... More

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

Thanks a lot for the great review. I am glad you had a great time in Rio and enjoyed our services. We hope to see you soon in Rio de Janeiro. Take care, Glayber. More

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Due to my dad and myself being based in Sao Paulo we decided to book a private day tour in Rio. Our tour guide was Carlos who promptly picked us up and dropped us off at the airport, spoke perfect English and managed to show us all the sites and extras during the extremely busy world cup period. Could not... 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 such a wonderful time in Rio with Carlos. He is one of my best associates and also a personal friend. Take care and we hope to see you again in Rio de janeiro. Glayber. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

During the 2014 World Cup Great Atlantic Sports used Transfer Rio's transfer and tour services for all of our clients going to Rio de Janeiro. Every transfer and tour went as smooth as possible, the drivers and tour guides were very friendly and profession, they were always on time, and if there was any issues or last minute changes they... 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. We are glad you are impressed with our services and enjoyed Rio de Janeiro. Keep in touch and we hope to see you soon in Rio de Janeiro. Glayber. More

Austin, TX
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

To be honest, I was very apprehensive about my trip to Rio. A couple of reasons was the language barrier and being able to find transfers from the airport and back. Thankfully we were put in contact with Glayber. Our driver, Vicente was standing outside customs with a plaque that had our names on it. He spoke very good English... More

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

Thanks a lot for the great review. We are glad to hear you had a great time in Rio de Janeiro and enjoyed Vicente as your tour guide. Please keep in touch and let us know if you ever need any help. All the best, Glayber. More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Travelled with my brother and friend for the World Cup and due to having a limited amount of time we decided to book a private day tour. Unfortunately Glayber was busy but we were so fortunate to have the professionalism of Julio to show us around. We were picked up at 6:30am (Thank you Julio :) ) from our hotel... 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 I could help to arrange this tour for you very last minute during the World Cup. Julio is one of my best associates and also a personal friend. Good to hear he have helped you find your seats entrance and offered a great tour during the day. Please keep... More

Miami, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

First Class all the way!! This was my first trip to Rio and I was extremely pleased with the professionalism and customer service from this group. I would highly recommend using these guys. I certainly will when I go back. From the set up trough email thru the trip back to the airport, everything was perfect. Our driver Vinente was... More

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

Thanks a lot for the great review. We are glad to hear you had a great time and Vicente did a great job. He is one of my best associates and also a personal friend. Keep in touch and please let us know if you need any further assistance. All the best, Glayber. More

Pembroke Pines, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Vincente was very knowledgeable and friendly. He had an answer to any question that we could throw his way and gave us an in-depth understanding of the local's viewpoint of Rio. Not only did we see many wonderful sights throughout the day, but we followed up on his recommendation of other destinations to see during our stay. This tour did... 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 review. We are glad to hear you had a great time in Rio de Janeiro and enjoyed Vicente's services. He is a great guy, one of my best associates and also a personal friend. Keep in touch and let us know when you come back to visit Rio again. Kind regards, Glayber. More

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