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Vacation in Rio

Wow....Manu is seriously one of the nicest knowledgeable people I had the pleasure to spend a day... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Katmaur123
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Endicott, New York
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Very kind and professional, excellent guide!!

Nice time in Rio with Manu, whose kindness and professional preparation (with excellent knowledge... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
fertisave
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I'm an accredited certified tour guide by the Brazilian tourism authority and ministry of tourism. I offer PRIVATE CUSTOMIZED Tours and sightseeing in Rio de Janeiro & São Paulo. The Tours are taken in FLUENT English and/or Spanish languages, on...more
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Avenida Nossa Sra. de Copacabana, 1194/803 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-012, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow....Manu is seriously one of the nicest knowledgeable people I had the pleasure to spend a day with touring Brazil. He is so willing to take you wherever your heart desires and we just had the most fabulous experience when coming to Brazil. When we...More

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear friend, I deeply appreciate your review!! Thank you for choosing me as your guide in Rio!! YOU'RE ALWAYS WELCOME WITH ARMS WIDE OPEN TO MY CITY!! 😎🌴🌞 Love, Manu Peclat. Rio Accredited Private Tour Guide E-mail contact: rioprivatetourguide@gmail.com

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice time in Rio with Manu, whose kindness and professional preparation (with excellent knowledge of English too) made our holiday more interesting!

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

My dear Italian friends, I deeply appreciate your review!! Thank you for choosing me as your guide in Rio!! YOU'RE ALWAYS WELCOME WITH ARMS WIDE OPEN TO MY CITY!! 😎🌴🌞 Love, Manu Peclat. Rio Accredited Private Tour Guide E-mail contact: rioprivatetourguide@gmail.com

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, Akash, and I are young professionals from Chicago and Manu came highly recommended from two of our close friends in Chicago. We had the pleasure of having Manu as our tour guide for one day in Rio and LOVED HIM. We wish we...More

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Shama & Akash, Thank you for such friendly words!! Be sure I look forward to welcome you guys back in Rio someday!! Love & care, Manu.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I hardly ever hire tour guides as we love to explore on our own, go off the beaten path, see the places tourists usually don’t venture out to, see how locals live, eat like locals and feel that we are not mere...More

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kiki, Thank you for such kind words!! I also miss you both and hope to welcome you back someday in, even if it's for a chilled, tasty CAIPIRINHA!! Love & care, Manu.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Rio for 2 days with our guide Manu who was very welcoming, funny and engaging! We enjoyed every minute of being on the tour! The itinerary was very well thought out. What a wonderful and organized experience! 💯Thank you Manu, you are...More

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nadine... It was a GREAT PLEASURE to welcome and show you girls around my beautiful city!! I'm happy to know you enjoyed your tour and got a good impression of our city. Be sure you now have a FRIEND in Rio and you'll be...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Manu worked with me to ensure I visited the places I wanted to see, and he suggested some other places I had not heard of. This was good because I had already seen some of the sites on a different tour. I was traveling alone...More

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Callie, It was great to meet an work with you!! I'm glad you enjoyed your time in Rio. Thanks for the nice review!! You're ALWAYS welcome back.

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a sunny day with Manu who took us to see the best spots in Rio. Since he uses his own driver the efficiency is on point. You do not have to wait to find a parking spot and he is available for insight...More

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Dear Sofie & Clarice, Meeting people like you, with your energy, passion, "good vibes" and all the excitement about getting the most out of Rio is what makes my job WORTHY!!! 😉 Meeting 2 beautiful, happy and full of energy girls like you, is ALWAYS...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

My wife and I hired Manu for a two day tour of Rio. We were very pleased with our experience. Manu supplied a driver to facilitate traveling around town. Manu speaks very good English having spent several years in Texas. He showed us the highlights...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

We opted to take a 2 day tour with Manu Peclat and I am happy we did it. Manu is very knowledgeable and loves what he does. I have been to Rio several times but Manu took us to interesting places (out of the beaten...More

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Thanks, Laura!!! For me it was a pleasure to show Rio and have an "excited feedback" to someone who knows Rio very well, like you!! You and Richard were GREAT tourists with all your excitement and joy! Make yourself comfortable..... "WELCOME TO RIO ANYTIME"!! 💖💕😚

Reviewed 6 April 2018

After some emails back and forth, we booked Manu for a two day tour of Rio on July 19, 2017, for the dates February 10 and 11, 2018, which is during Carnival. He sent the price and details of the two day tour and we...More

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riotourguide, Owner at Manu Peclat - Rio Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Pam, I humbly come here to give you a satisfaction and AT LEAST a response to your complaint. Indeed I had a VERY SERIOUS personal/health problem because of which I had to be sent to the hospital under URGENT conditions from January 22nd until...More

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jminkim79
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Hi,Jmin!! My day tour fares are US$ 250.00 TOTAL for a family of 5!! Please, contact me directly thru my professional email listed on my TripAdvisor's page.... rioprivatetourguide... Please.... contact me thru there and... More
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30 March 2017|
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Dear Sir, Thanks for your contact!! Please, send me an enquire to my professional email listed on TripAdvisor's listing: rioprivatetourguide()gmail()com Our communication will be faster and I'll can send you all the details... More
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Please, send me a detailed enquire mentioning intended date for the tour and number of people in the party: rioprivatetourguide...(listed on my Trip Advisor's link. Loking forward for your contact, Manu Peclat.
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