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Rio Gay Tours - Private Tours

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I do not often leave reviews on goods and services but feel compelled to share how great Marcelo’s tour was. This isn’t news to anyone who has perused previous reviews - they are generally glowing - and I had a similar positive experience. Marcelo is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

He’s the best! We had a great day! Marcelo is so knowledgeable and helpful. He navigated is around all the places we wanted to see during Carnaval which is not easy. We highly recommend working with him when visiting Beautiful Rio!

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank 817huntd
Reviewed December 17, 2018

The private tour with Marcelo was wonderful. Not only did we visit the major sites (for which he somehow magically fast-tracked me through crowds and found me the perfect spots to see everything) but he was such a sweet and pleasant guide I really felt...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Marcelo is an excellent tour guide. We made it through the major tour sites with ease with his assistance. Assisted us with hotel choice restaurants and medical tourism. All of which were excellent choices. Thanks Marcello. Highly recommend his services while in Rio.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Gary G
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

If you plan to visit Rio de Janeiro, you should contact Marcelo. Marcelo is personable and knowledgeable of the Rio scene. This was a return visit to this lively city. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 202dcrio
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Marcelo was incredible. He had great communication in advance and the tour was spot on. He was informative, energetic and wasn’t in a rush to end the trip. We went to Sugar Loaf Mountain. Marcelo told us the history of Rio and Brazil. It would...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shane F
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

We just met Marcelo this morning but his warm, energetic and fun personality made us feel like a good friend was showing us around Rio today. Not only is he very knowledgeable able all the sights we visited but he went above and beyond by...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

We did one tour with Marcelo, but I have no doubt that any tour that you do with Rio Gay Tours - Private Tours will be just as amazing. Marcelo is extremely professional, yet very fun, charismatic and knowledgeable. He takes pride on what he...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hugo L
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

I give Marcelo 5 stars during a tour that we did in Rio. My partner and I visited the Christ The Redeemer statue in Corcovado on a cloudy and rainy day. We did it with a different tour company and it was just ok. A...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bob A
Reviewed July 11, 2018

I did two full days of tours with Marcelo, and it was the best experience ever. Marcelo is a very genuine, personable, funny, and handsome tour guide. He would pick me up from my hotel on time each morning with a great smile on his...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Tim C | Reviewed this property |
I recommend the tour guide we used, Marcelo. You can book him on Vayable. I don't know I he's available for your dates, but if he is, you won't find anyone more expert at making you feel VIP as you discover Rio in your... More
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