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Manu Peclat - Rio Tour Guide

Avenida Nossa Sra. de Copacabana, 1194/803, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-012, Brazil
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Great for private tours

Manu worked with me to ensure I visited the places I wanted to see, and he suggested some other... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Callie M
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Wonderful day in Rio

We enjoyed a sunny day with Manu who took us to see the best spots in Rio. Since he uses his own... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sofie s
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My name's Emanuel Peclat, but everybody calls me MANU PECLAT. I'm an accredited local private tour guide in Rio de Janeiro,licensed by the Brazilian Ministry of Tourism for 10 years in "the world's marvellous city". Exclusive, privately taken City Tours with ME as your private guide, on board of a safe, comfortably A/C modern vehicles WITH A SEPARATE DRIVER, allowing me to dedicate FULL ATTENTION to my guests without concerning about traffic, searching for parking spots at the attractions, and saving a precious and valuable time of our tour lenght!! I welcome all travelers with the warmth and smile of my people, the astonishing views of our nature, the richness of our culture, the unforgettable touristic highlights which makes RIO, one of the most visited places in the world. Contact me thru TripAdvisor's contact listed e-mail, and make your trip to Brazil an UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE!!
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Avenida Nossa Sra. de Copacabana, 1194/803, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-012, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Manu worked with me to ensure I visited the places I wanted to see, and he suggested some other places I had not heard of. This was good because I had already seen some of the sites on a different tour. I was traveling alone...More

Thank Callie M
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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Callie, It was great to meet an work with you!! I'm glad you enjoyed your time in Rio. Thanks for the nice review!! You're ALWAYS welcome back.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a sunny day with Manu who took us to see the best spots in Rio. Since he uses his own driver the efficiency is on point. You do not have to wait to find a parking spot and he is available for insight...More

Thank sofie s
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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sofie & Clarice, Meeting people like you, with your energy, passion, "good vibes" and all the excitement about getting the most out of Rio is what makes my job WORTHY!!! 😉 Meeting 2 beautiful, happy and full of energy girls like you, is ALWAYS...More

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Reviewed April 19, 2018

My wife and I hired Manu for a two day tour of Rio. We were very pleased with our experience. Manu supplied a driver to facilitate traveling around town. Manu speaks very good English having spent several years in Texas. He showed us the highlights...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

We opted to take a 2 day tour with Manu Peclat and I am happy we did it. Manu is very knowledgeable and loves what he does. I have been to Rio several times but Manu took us to interesting places (out of the beaten...More

Thank Laura F
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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Thanks, Laura!!! For me it was a pleasure to show Rio and have an "excited feedback" to someone who knows Rio very well, like you!! You and Richard were GREAT tourists with all your excitement and joy! Make yourself comfortable..... "WELCOME TO RIO ANYTIME"!! 💖💕😚

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Reviewed April 5, 2018

After some emails back and forth, we booked Manu for a two day tour of Rio on July 19, 2017, for the dates February 10 and 11, 2018, which is during Carnival. He sent the price and details of the two day tour and we...More

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Dear Pam, I humbly come here to give you a satisfaction and AT LEAST a response to your complaint. Indeed I had a VERY SERIOUS personal/health problem because of which I had to be sent to the hospital under URGENT conditions from January 22nd until...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Manus is very knowledgeble , experienced,caring tour guide. Speaks very good English. Had fun with him during our RIO visit. As he says, now we have a permenant friend in RIO. You can trust this guy, he is the best.

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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Had lots of fun with him. He gave is a wonderful tour of the city including great views from sugarloaf. The best part is he has a car which makes it convienient for tourist to travel around the city. Plus he speaks good english which...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2018

Manu Peclat is the kind of tour guide that make you feel comfortable in Rio! His knowledge about the city is outstanding, he’s professional, funny and I will keep in my my forever this short time in Rio! Thanks Manu, you are the best! Highly...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

My husband and I had an amazing weekend with Manu Peclat! He knows everything about the city, and make our short stay in Rio full of activities and we felt like a local in the city!.... He took us to places that normally I wouldn`t...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2018

We were a group of 4 friends from the UK on our first trip to this amazing city and we spent our 2nd day there with Manu. The tour which incidentally was excellent value for money never felt robotic, tiresome or uncomfortable (the air conditioned...More

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jminkim79
May 18, 2018|
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Response from riotourguide | Property representative |
Hi,Jmin!! My day tour fares are US$ 250.00 TOTAL for a family of 5!! Please, contact me directly thru my professional email listed on my TripAdvisor's page.... rioprivatetourguide... Please.... contact me thru there and... More
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March 30, 2017|
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Dear Sir, Thanks for your contact!! Please, send me an enquire to my professional email listed on TripAdvisor's listing: rioprivatetourguide()gmail()com Our communication will be faster and I'll can send you all the details... More
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January 27, 2017|
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Please, send me a detailed enquire mentioning intended date for the tour and number of people in the party: rioprivatetourguide...(listed on my Trip Advisor's link. Loking forward for your contact, Manu Peclat.
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