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Big Five Rio Private Tour

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Itinerary
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  • 1
    Vista Chinesa
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 2
    Parque Lage
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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  • 3
    Escadaria Selaron
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 4
    Santa Teresa
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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  • 5
    Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 6
    Sugarloaf Mountain
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Brazilian BBQ lunch including 1 soft drink or beer or Caipirinha per person
  • Experienced driver & comfortable vehicle with AC
  • All entrance tickets
  • Rio Official Certified Guide (Our guide will be able to avoid lines when buying tickets)
  • Private transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
  • Entry/Admission - Sugarloaf Mountain
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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alankania wrote a review Feb 14
1 contribution
There are lots of similar tours being offered for the primary things to see in Rio de Janeiro. We chose Tavi at RioLoveStory because he seemed to offer something more personal than a canned speech given by someone who's already tired of giving tours. Tavi is a local with a
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from tavinoren, Owner at Big Five Rio Private Tour
Responded 2 days ago
Thanks so much Alan for your kind words and I had great fun with you and your wife here in Rio. Hope to see you again in Rio or in Colorado.
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Andreasstomps wrote a review Jan 2020
1 contribution
The tour was Perfect! Together with the family we booked this tour. Tavi (The Tour Guide) picked us up at our appartment for the day taking us to Christ the Redeemer, the Seralon Steps, Sugar Loaf mountain and many more. Throughout the tour Tavi gave insightful, interesting
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Date of experience: December 2019
Response from tavinoren, Owner at Big Five Rio Private Tour
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thanks a lot for coming on the tour Andreas + family. I also had a lot of fun and it was a true pleasure.
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henrikevonwelck wrote a review Dec 2019
4 contributions
Thank you for this wonderful day! We saw so much more than the big five, beautiful spots of Rio and lots of explanations.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Response from tavinoren, Owner at Big Five Rio Private Tour
Responded Dec 28, 2019
It was a great pleasure doing the tour for you. Thanks so much.
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Aprilyn E wrote a review Dec 2019
7 contributions4 helpful votes
I traveled from the Philippines to see Rio! This tour by far, exceeded my expectation! I will definitely recommend this tour to my friends! We started with going to Vista Chinesa- going up there, you will already enjoy the trees and the cool breeze. At the (1)Vista Chinesa you
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Date of experience: December 2019
Response from tavinoren, Owner at Big Five Rio Private Tour
Responded Dec 24, 2019
Thank you so much for your kind words April and yes you and your brother now have a friend in Rio and I really hope to see you here again. Or maybe next time in the Philippines.
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Stuart Y wrote a review Dec 2019
1 contribution
Excellent tour, we saw all the main sites and more and nothing was to much trouble. Includes all entrances fees , traditional lunch ,driver and guide. Thanks Tavi for a great day.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Response from tavinoren, Owner at Big Five Rio Private Tour
Responded Dec 18, 2019
Was such a pleasure my day with you and Sally. Thanks and hope to see you in Rio next time you decide to come back.
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About the operator
By: Rio Love Story
alankania
10
Flexible Big Five With Local Expertise
There are lots of similar tours being offered for the primary things to see in Rio de Janeiro. We chose Tavi
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Danielle Carpenter
10
We did 4 tours with Tavi!! He was amazing and I highly recomment his tours!!
Tavi is very Passionate about being a tour guide and his enthusiasm comes out when he talks. You can tell he takes
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Robert D
10
Multiple tours
We took four or five tours with Tavi. We loved how enthusiastic he was about each tour. He was very knowledgeable
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Andreasstomps
10
Great Day tour and Great Guide!
The tour was Perfect! Together with the family we booked this tour. Tavi (The Tour Guide) picked us up at our
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Murilo Lippi
10
Rio de Janeiro by Tavi
My gf and I had an wonderful afternoon with Tavi. He has a lot of knowledge from Rio and its tourist attractions.
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henrikevonwelck
Düsseldorf, Germany
20
Amazing day in Rio with Tavi.
Thank you for this wonderful day! We saw so much more than the big five, beautiful spots of Rio and lots of
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Aprilyn E
Taguig City, Philippines
44
Perfect way to see the beauty of Rio in a day!
I traveled from the Philippines to see Rio! This tour by far, exceeded my expectation! I will definitely recommend
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Stuart Y
10
Top Class
Excellent tour, we saw all the main sites and more and nothing was to much trouble. Includes all entrances fees ,
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doris l
10
Perfect
Great Tour and Perfect Guide! Within a day the big five to se was a great experience and Tavi our guide was
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Spartevan
64
Spectacular Samba!
Great energy, great guide (with equally great moves), great cultural immersion with minimum fellow gringos and
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  • Duration: 8h
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