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PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours

Avenida Presidente Joao Goulart 401, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22450-241, Brazil
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I am a registered guide in the Brazilian Ministry of tourism , working taking tourists to the most diverse places of this wonderful city with full responsibility and pleasure.
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Avenida Presidente Joao Goulart 401, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22450-241, Brazil
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"olivia alves"
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"christ the redeemer"
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"sugar loaf"
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"amazing person"
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"day tour"
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"amazing city"
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"main sites"
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"an amazing tour guide"
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"visit rio"
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"private guide"
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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

The happiness of you tour with olivia started already by whatsapp befor we even where in brazil! She is such a happy and energetic person, you already notice that by talking via WhatsApp! When she talkes about rio/ brazil she do it al with a...More

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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Heyyyyy, what a great review, thank you friend, you are the best. Very very excited to meet and Charlotte in June. Warmest greetings

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Reviewed April 23, 2018

What can we say about Olivia?! She is simply the best tour guide we've ever had. Time with her was like exploring the city with a good friend. From the very first email she was so friendly and incredibly knowledgeable. We had a general list...More

Thank Greg M
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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

No words.... what can I say about a couple like you guys?! You are 100% storage in our hearts. Mi casa su casa!❤️ Please come!!

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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

I couldn’t agree more with all the excellent, positive reviews about Olivia. Olivia’s passion, knowledge, humour and style make her an amazing tour guide. Olivia’s energy and deep understanding of the city teaches you about the beautiful, amazing city of Rio. I can’t wait to...More

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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Handsome guy you are a sweet person, thanks a million for your kind words about me. Friends forever, thats for sure!!

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Reviewed April 20, 2018

We have just returned home to England after spending a few days in Rio where we took two full day tours with the most wonderful private tour guide, Olivia Alves. She made our time here so extra special and went out of her way to...More

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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Geff, with people like you it’s impossible to be different than that. What I did to you was just a reflex from what you both gave to me: LOVE THANKS AMIGO!

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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We hired Olivia for two full days in late Feb 2018.. it was amazing ! Olivia’s knowledge of the area is incredible We saw and did all the highlights and the experience has given us a lifetime of memories . I think in a large...More

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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

My Aussies friends, It was a huge pleasure to spend time with you. Super thanks for the wonderful review. Love

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Reviewed April 10, 2018

I had the time of my life discovering Rio with Olivia. Olivia was recommended to me by a friend who had toured with her 3 years ago and insisted I DO NOT VISIT RIO WITHOUT TOURING WITH OLIVIA! Olivia has such a deep love and...More

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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

My beautiful girl, thanks a lot for this amazing review. It was a pleasure to be with you. I’m waiting for your return!!!! ❤️

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Reviewed April 9, 2018

It's a month since, we ( 3 couples), spent a rather damp day in Rio, and Olivia shone, throughout, making our visit memorable. What a wonderful ambassador, for the city. Walking through the side streets and to the off beat spots, that not so many...More

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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks to you for your great vibe shared! People like you really make my days perfect. Love

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Reviewed April 1, 2018

We had a fabulous time getting to know Rio with Olivia leading the way. She was wonderful with our young children (our daughter hasn't stopped talking about her!). We really felt we were with someone who cared about our experience, loves her city and country,...More

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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ohhhhh, what a beautiful review. You guys are amazing and the little princess is in my heart forever. Love

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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Olivia was just amazing and we cannot sing her praises enough. She was extremely enthusiastic and gave us a tour to remember. Rio has so much to offer and it's huge thanks to Olivia that we experienced it to the max! Olivia was there waiting...More

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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks a million for the great words about me. You are also special or I wouldn’t be able to share such a vibe! Thanks a lot amigos.

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Reviewed March 23, 2018

First time visitors to Rio and we spent our first 2 days with Olivia as our tour guide.We had a great introduction to not only the attractions but also the lifestyle and the inner heart beat of the city. The 2 days were tailored to...More

Thank Mick P
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oliviaalves, Proprietário at PrivateTourGuideinRio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Amigos, Thank you for the nice wordsabout me - you are great! Be always welcome to Rio!!!!!!

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May 25, 2018|
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I'm sure she would be able to help she was so acommodating with us recently and knows everything there is about Rio. Favelas are out at the moment and some other areas are best avoided but she will keep you right. You have... More
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Response from oliviaalves | Property representative |
Hello, Welcome to Rio! Please send me an email so that I'll be able to provide the complete information. Thanks a lot for your contact. Regards, Olivia
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Hey, Welcome to Rio! You just need to send me an email. The address is written on tripadvisor. I'll be waiting for your contact! Bye, Olivia
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