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Rio Cultural Secrets

Open today: 07:30 - 18:00

Rio Cultural Secrets
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Rio Cultural Secrets offers private tours in Rio de Janeiro in confortable vehicles and licensed tour guides to show the secrets of the city. You can enjoy with your tour guide places like Petropolis, a historic walking tour around the downtown, the...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Rua Prudente de Moraes 1398, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 23065-066, Brazil
+55 21 98031-2692
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Reviewed 11 September 2014

We (my mother, sister and I) booked through another agency (Don Rafa) but Fabio was put in charge of the tour and quite frankly we wish we had managed to find him directly as we weren't given the full information regarding the cost of the...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We (4 active senior ladies) had 2 half day tours with Alan, and it made our short time in Rio very enjoyable and productive! His communication before the tours was very complete and professional. He confirmed the day before, so I was confident everything was...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

We did a city tour of Rio with Alan, and found him to be professional, friendly and very knowledgeable about the City. He was also very relaxed and happy to tailor the tour for our specific requirements. We liked Alan and the tour so much...More

Thank Adam821
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We (2 couples) had a private tour with Alan on the first day of our holiday. It was a great way to start the trip. We were very pleased that he suggested an early start as we saw the big tourist attractions before they got...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We had a great time with Alan, he is very professional, very knowledgeable, and very friendly. Learning about Rio with Alan was a great experience. We had a great time, and we highly recommend Alan for your trip to Rio.

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I took a custom private two-day tour with Alan. It was perfectly-paced, and flexible. He accommodated an unexpected rainy day. He is a super friendly and engaging guy. He shows both the standard-bearer tourist stuff and also off-the-beaten path stuff - like Santa Teresa. He...More

Thank akaufteil
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We booked a tour that included the Rio Cathedral, Cinelandia Square, Santa Teresa Ruins, Selaron Steps, & Downtown Rio. They customized the tour to places that I personally wanted to see while we were in Rio. Alan responded so quickly to all of our inquiries...More

Thank StephanieW1515
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We were a a bit anxious about visiting a Favela in Rio since we read about many problems in Rio Favelas just before flying to Brasil ! Luckily the Favela visit we had booked did not take place in Rocinha (the one which had problems)...More

Thank Anneparis
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I spent the afternoon with Alan. We visited Vidigal, Santa Teresa and the Selaron steps in an afternoon. While our tour normally would take a full day, or more, Alan was able to accommodate what I wanted to experience in just a few hours before...More

Thank AdventureTravelJunky
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We are a family of two adults and two pre-teens. Alan speaks great English, and spent the day whisking us around all the best sights Rio has to offer. He tailored the tour to include the Maracaña stadium for our son, which he loved. Lunch...More

Thank RupertG
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I am a keen photographer and had a lot of communication with Alan before the trip, i could see Alan had researched what i needed very thoroughly and adapted the trip as we went along to the light and what i needed. i was specific...More

Thank Max C
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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
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They are very efficient in correspondence. Are reliable