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This 6-hour tour of Rio de Janeiro is a fantastic opportunity to see many sides of the city. The trip starts with a visit to the hang gliding landing area at Sao Conrado beach where the hang gliders land after take off from Pedra Bonita with its...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-040, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Look no further when wanting to sight-see and explore beautiful Rio de Janiero! Owner, Eduardo Cruxen was incredibly engaging with lightening fast turn-around from a communication perspective. It was truly a pleasure dealing with him! Our tour guide, Edmundo Montalvao was beyond exceptional. So knowledgeable,...More

Thank Kim F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It is a very good tour. You can see a lot in just one day. The guides were incredibly good. I like them a lot, they were extremely nice.

Thank Efrén D
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This was my first Urban Art tour in any city, and boy has it given me the bug to do more! Rio has quite a culture of urban art, perfectly exhibited by the investment made in it for the Olympic Boulevard. As a self confessed...More

Thank Monique688
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Great tour to see a lot of Rio in one day. Because of rain season, the weather was poor but the guide Alex Meyer and driver Marcelo did such a great job cheering us up and giving us the best possible experience. I would defenitely...More

2  Thank Jasmine S
Reviewed 22 July 2018

I strongly recommend the Big Dude Tour. It is very well planned and it takes us to amazing places at a good pacing. Our guide Lúcia and the driver Marcelo gave us precious information on cultural, historical and archtectural facts, besides tips on night life....More

1  Thank patiassari
Reviewed 13 July 2018

My girlfriend and I went for this Favela Tour with Brazil Expeditions. We have been on many tours in the past but this is absolutely the best one we have ever been at! The guide was fantastic. He has lived in the Favela his entire...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Yesterday I joined the tour with this lovely company; what a great day it was! Tourguides Lucia & Marcélo (driver) are great; they speak good English, they tell you everything and do everything to make you feel comfortable during the tour (they even asked if...More

Thank Mich E
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

This is a must for anyone interested in history and art. The vibrate nature of the country can be seen through out the tour

Thank ronaldmO3291CZ
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide lady, and the driver Marcil, arrived promptly to pick us up on 06/30/18 and to our surprise, it was only us and one other traveller because it is the “off” season and slow; yet for us it was like a private tour!...More

2  Thank thomasfG3851EH
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This was the perfect tour to see the iconic parts of Rio in one day. The guides were great and explained everything as we went along. We explored part of Tijuca national park, went up to Christ the Redeemer, to Selaron Steps, explored Lapa and...More

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Ipanema
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the
best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is
inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from
Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many
high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which
can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue.
The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing
many art galleries that show contemporary art. There
...More
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shygals
21 March 2017|
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Response from Educruxen | Property representative |
The tour finishes at around 17:00
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AFRScotland
15 October 2015|
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Response from Educruxen | Property representative |
Hello Reza Our website: brazilexpedition. com Let me know if you want to confirm any tour.
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Daniella J
27 May 2015|
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Itinerary (timings are rough estimates): From 9 - 10 am: Hotel pick-up by mini-bus (southern zone locations ONLY including Ipanema, Leblon and Copacabana). Please note that for travelers staying outside of the southern... More
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