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Rio on the map operates in Rio de janeiro state of Brazil, all our members have lived in different countries which allowed us to understand what a visitor is looking for, we provide services in English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, French and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 January 2019

Having never been to Rio, we wanted to use our time to best advantage. We booked Marcos for all three days. He was a wonderful guide. He picked us up at the airport and took us to our hotel in Copacabana. The first day we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rbben
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

This is my second time using “Rio on the Map” with Michael. The tour was amazing and very professional! Michael made the day fun and exciting with his wit, charm knowledge and perfect English. We saw all the major attractions and we saw something INCREDIBLE...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Michael S, Owner at Rio On the Map, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2018

Thank you Michael and David for the wonderful time together. Hope to see you guys in Chicago next year and go out together. I will miss you my friend. Take care!!!

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Not only is Marcos a great guide but he was also able tickets to the most important soccer game while important hotel concierge had failed! Such a memorable tour

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Our guide was great, well oriented, had a good back up in history, culture and political situation and was up to date... we spent really a good time, having a tourist shortcuts saving time and seeing the "creme de la creme" of Rio feeling safe,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Michael S, Proprietário at Rio On the Map, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you Eveta. We had a wonderful time with a great group. Enjoy Rio!!!

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Marcos took my my wife and I on an excellent tour of the common tourist sites. He picked us up and dropped us off at our hotel. Everything was convenient and simple. But it was more than a tour. Marcos also gave us a superb...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Marcos from marcos@rioonthemap.com was a very friendly tour guide. We had arranged for his services for 2 days. He took us to his favorite landmarks along with the usual. He took into consideration when the peak tourist times were and planned accordingly. He tailored the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Marcos was a wonderful guide..available at short notice to drive us to all the sites. Full of information not just about the sites but also Brazil and Rio generally: history, society, culture. Witty and not long winded. He bravely agreed to source some football tickets...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Marcos F, Owner at Rio On the Map, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Mark and Kent, I can’t thank you enough for your comments, It was a pleasure for me to work with such cleaver and curious visitors like you guys, I have a feeling that we will meet again! Don’t esitate in reaching us out if you’re...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018

Four of us on a South America tour in January and February of 2018. The first stop was Rio. Through the internet I selected a local guide to show us around. Marcos definitely is the difference maker for our experience in Rio. He not only...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Marcos F, Owner at Rio On the Map, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hey Lucy, Sai and family it was a great pleasure in spending time with you, thanks for your company and the cultural knowledge that you shared with me, and of course your amazing review! I hope to see you again, thank you for everything, Best...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

First of all, we wanted to have a private guide in Rio de Janeiro. Michael responded flawlessly within hours on all emails, giving him a fully trustworthy position. Once we arrived in Rio, Michael picked us up at Airport, on time and took us to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Rio O, Proprietário at Rio On the Map, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you Tomas, we had a great time together and a very fun tour. Hope to see everyone in Europe when I have a chance. All my best.

Reviewed 14 February 2018

I spent two days in Rio for Carnaval and decided to find a local tour guide to make the most of the limited time I had. By some incredible stroke of luck, I discovered Rio On The Map... Marcos was my guide and treated me...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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5 November 2016|
Response from Marcos F | Property representative |
Hello Kevin, it´s perfect we can share many recommendarions with you, please send us an email, you will find it on our web page Thank you so much , Bregards Rio on the Map.
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30 December 2014|
Response from Marcos F | Property representative |
Hello there good morning , welcome to Rio we are specialized in customized tours and we would like to know more about you in order to offer you a unforgettable day in Rio , how old are you? What are your expectatives... More