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Julio Batista Private Tours

Rua Capitao Salomao 30 804 | Humaita, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22271-040, Brazil
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A very nice tour from Julio! He really ensures you see the highlights from Rio at a relaxed way... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
petervanderzijden
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The Hague, The Netherlands
As good as they get!

Julio is very helpful in any information I needed. He will answer his phone and communicate, very... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
rogermbarton63
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Manti, Utah
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The idea is to offer a more personalized experience of the city, adjusting the Tours the maximum into the client´s desires and needs. Not forgetting to pleasantly surprise them with the most beautiful and unexpected we have in town, such as exuberant nature and views, local history or rich cultural and social exchanges.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Rua Capitao Salomao 30 804 | Humaita, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22271-040, Brazil
Botafogo
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

A very nice tour from Julio! He really ensures you see the highlights from Rio at a relaxed way; picks you up with his car, chooses the right times (early!) and ensuring the tickets are or bought already or gets them for you while you...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Julio is very helpful in any information I needed. He will answer his phone and communicate, very personable. He coordinated the times with the places we visited as to minimize the crowds. Very knowledgeable. One couldn’t ask for a better guide!

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

With my husband and my busy itinerary in South America, we only had one day in Rio so we decided to make the most of it by hiring a private tour guide and I’m so glad we did! We read through many reviews on Trip...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Julio is a great guide! I had only 1 day to see Rio and in a relaxed and pleasant way he made me really feel the city. We visited the most attractive places; had lunch, walked and drove around; his explanations were interesting and his...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Julio was an excellent and very knowledgeable guide. We saw 3 days of Rio that we would never have experienced alone. Every day was well planned and very well organized. Took us to great local restaurants for lunches. I would highly recommend him. Perfect English...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Outstanding guide. Outstanding Tour - Needed an English speaking guide for the 3 of us visiting Rio for the first time. Was referred to Julio by TripAdvisor and could not have gone better. Communicated via email easily and quickly. 6 hour day tour via his...More

Thank winslowtdog
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

With my wife Isabelle, we booked a day trip with Julio just before Christmas. We particularly appreciate his adaptability and empathy with us. He immediately understood what we wanted to see and know about Rio. For our first visit, in one day we had a...More

Thank Arnaud D
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We arrived in Rio to a rainy day. We reserved a boat tour weeks before arriving in Rio that was cancelled due to rain. Fortunately we found Julio, who was here at our hotel within 45 minutes of our call. He took us across the...More

Thank Nancy H
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Julio is a very friendly, patient ;) well informed tour guide. I meet him when I was on a business trip in Rio. he picked me and some colleagues of mine from the hotel and spent the whole day with us showing us all the...More

Thank Justyna B
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

On July 2017 I travelled to Rio for business trip but I had 1 day to visit the city. It was perfect to have Julio as a guide in order to see all important things of Rio in 1 day: He picked me at the...More

Thank Enric G
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interested in a great nightlife experience - in fact,
some bars in the area are open all night. Casa Daros,
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otiuq
30 December 2014|
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Response from Julio B | Property representative |
Hi Patrcia, how are you? I´m sorry for the delay. I was out of work and with limited internet acces. If you desire to look for any other date, please send me an e-mail trough my website that I check all the time. Thank... More
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