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Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio

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Address: Rua Lauro Muller, 96, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22.290-160, Brazil
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+ 55 21 98881-4396
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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A city full of joy is already waiting for you!

Your trip will be customized...

A city full of joy is already waiting for you!

Your trip will be customized in the sense of bringing Rio as you'd like to live it! Blending in with locals while experiencing the City's Off the Beaten Paths is a challenge that you can leave on us!

Special Tours

- Rio for Families with Kids,

- Brazilian Creativity through the Street Art sight,

- Carnival immersiion

- Urban Sociology and the raising medium class emerging inside old squatters

Extra studies in Brazilian History, Tropical Forest and more.

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RIO IN STYLE

As Aussies, we were delighted to have Martha as our tour guide in Rio. She provided us with insights into the people, the culture and this wonderful city during our 7 hour tour... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
pioneer123Geelong
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Geelong
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55 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As Aussies, we were delighted to have Martha as our tour guide in Rio. She provided us with insights into the people, the culture and this wonderful city during our 7 hour tour. She has a bubbly personality that endeared her to us during our cruise stop-over. I would recommend her services to anyone wanting a knowledgeable and friendly English-speaking... More 

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Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this review

I was a great happiness to host you in my beloved Rio. Thank you so much. More 

Göteborg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely tour with our guide Martha. Hope to come back someday. It's really worh it to be shown the city by someone who really know what they are talking about.

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Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this review

Thank you for such kind words. More 

Lund, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Marhta was our guide last week and did a great job. She was very helpful and shared lots of knowledge about Rio and its adjacent areas.

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Martha V, Gerente de relações com clientes at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this review

Thank you very much. Please never forget that more than a tour guide, you have a friend in Rio. Most kind regards. Yours Always, Martha More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016

I am truely blessed to have had a guide like Martha to show me around Rio. Martha is very knowledgeable and passionate about the city she loves. Not only is Martha professional but she is sassy and just plain fun to be around. Martha worked extremely hard to make my tour a memorable one and she hit a home run.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 days in Rio and Marta took really good care of us, not only as a guide but more like a very good friend. She is experienced and competent, if the weather is bad she is very flexible and make the very best of the situation. She has friends everywhere and a "Martaspecial" can bring you great favours.... More 

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Martha V, Proprietário at Martha Vasconcellos - Private Tours in Rio, responded to this review

Dear Friend, Thank you for such kind words and thoughts. You do have a friend in Rio! Awaiting for your return, Best regards for wives and fam. More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Martha was my guide for two days during my stay in Rio De Janeiro and she was fantastic! She knew the city and its history and took me to well known sites but also to historical sites not often mentioned in travel brochures. She was absolutely great and if you are looking for a fun tour of Rio, Martha should... More 

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Meridian, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

April 11 through April 14, 2016 I was lucky to visit Rio de Janeiro with a small travel group from Sweden. I grew up in Sweden, but live in Boise, Idaho. Our local guide, Martha Vasconcellos, went out of her way to make our visit very exciting and memorable. Her knowledge and her English was excellent and we got to... More 

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RPV, CA
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133 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2016

I can not thank Martha enough for sharing her Rio with us!! Martha was recommended by a work acquaintance who had recently toured with Martha. We contacted Martha shortly before leaving for Rio to try to figure out what we wanted to see and do with her and she worked with us to create a couple of touring days that... More 

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Sioux Falls
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2016

We booked Martha for our last day in Rio - this was especially helpful because she had a shuttle van large enough to keep our luggage safely inside and dropped us off at the airport after our tour. She kept our schedule flexible so we could see the last of the things we hadn't had a chance to see yet... More 

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Fredericksburg, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2016

Martha was an amazing tour guide. During the day, she took us (6 people) to view the gypsy market on Sunday morning, tour the lovely Santa Teresa area of Rio and to enjoy the Aprazivel restaurant where you dine in the trees overlooking Rio. We would not have experienced any of that on our own. She had communicated with us... More 

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