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Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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About Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide
Customized private tours to Sugar Loaf, Christ the Redeemer statue, colonial areas, and more. English, French, Spanish and Italian spoken. IMPORTANT: I do not send another tour guide to do my job -- I will be your guide.
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Reviewed November 17, 2018

My wife and I had a great day with Madson! He was right on time to pick us up, and had the day planned so that we could avoid the crowds. We arrived at Christo Redentor just minutes after it opened, and had a chance...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MadsonGuide, Owner at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. All the best, Madson.

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Madson knows a lot about this city. He will give you the perfect advices according to what you are looking for and show you the best places. Wether you are traveling with your wife, kids or solo ! Go for it with your eyes closed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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MadsonGuide, Owner at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thank you for the review. Regards, Madson.

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We had 1 day tour with Madson!was everything perfect!!was everything ok time,we saw a lot of places ,think much like expected!no waisting time!! Madson really really had verry good experience and a lot of sklils !he know that need client!its really important ,when guide know...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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MadsonGuide, Owner at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for your review. Regards, Madson.

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Madson was brilliant, Taylored our tour to suit us and made sure we had five star treatment. Judged the conditions perfectly to ensure the we had the best views for the Sugarloaf and Christ the Redemer. He pointed all the best places to visit, gave...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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MadsonGuide, Owner at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. Regards, Madson.

Reviewed September 10, 2017

Madson gave our group a fantastic tour of Rio. Everything was perfectly timed so no time was wasted in ques, and he shared a lot of local information. Madson also gave us a personalised map of places and resturants to go to during our stay...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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MadsonGuide, Proprietário at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2017

Thank you very much for recommending my services. Regards, Madson.

Reviewed August 10, 2017

Madson arranged himself to guide us 1 day earlier, to take maximal profit of the nice weather. He drove us safely (not easy in Rio...) around in his air cooled 7 seats car, to different places, during 2 half days. He was always present at...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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MadsonGuide, Owner at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Thank you for the review and for the compliment "real Rio specialist". All the best, Madson.

Reviewed June 28, 2017

I was in Rio with my daughter and friend for 4 days and so we had little time to waste. Madson was amazing! I use tour guides wherever I go and I have my whole life; Madson was exactly what I have come to expect...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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MadsonGuide, Proprietário at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2017

I am glad to read that you have enjoyed every second of the two tours. Thank you very much for all the compliments. All the best, Madson.

Reviewed June 19, 2017

We decided to book a tour with Madson for our first day in Rio and we were so glad that we did. We visited Christ the Redeemer, Sugarloaf and the Selaron Steps, we even managed a quick photo stop at the cathedral and drove by...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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MadsonGuide, Proprietário at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2017

Thank you very much for recommending my services.

Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

We spent the day with Madison to visit the sights in Rio and had the best time. He advised us on where to go and with his careful planning we managed to avoid all of the queues and get the best views. He provided us...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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MadsonGuide, Owner at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Thank you very much for the review and for recommending my services. Regards, Madson.

Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

My gf and I did the tour of Christ the redeemer, Sugarloaf beach with Madson and he was just marvellous. Very very knowledgable. Knows exactly where to take photos! Also maximises your time with him by visiting as much as possible in as little time...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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MadsonGuide, Owner at Madson - Rio de Janeiro Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and for recommending my services. All the best, Madson.

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