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Rio Photo Tours

Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-260, Brazil
+55 21 99037-9627
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Great photo tour of Rio

We spent 3 days in Rio, 2 with Rodrigo. The photos taken during the two days with Rodrigo are some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barbara E
Deep into the city

Rodrigo knows Rio like few people do, we have been in places out of the traditional tourist routes... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2018
Bruno G
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Discover and experience the best of Rio de Janeiro city through the eyes of a local professional photographer on an unforgettable private photography tours. Rio Photo Tour is a wonderful opportunity for amateurs or professionals photographers meet the city and discovery non-tourist areas of Rio de Janeiro guided by a local photographer.Get inside Rio's forests, street markets, historical places, navigate on the coast, see diversity and friendly people of Rio, discover new points of views and capture memorable shoots from the one of most beautiful cities in the word.
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-260, Brazil
Urca
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 days in Rio, 2 with Rodrigo. The photos taken during the two days with Rodrigo are some of my best. He knows where to go at what time to get fabulous shots. And he is a terrific guy to spend the time...More

Thank Barbara E
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Rodrigo Romano M, Owner at Rio Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Barbara, Thank you so much for your review and for your kind words. I'm so glad that you had enjoyed our tours and had a great time. Cheers! Rodrigo Romano

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Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Rodrigo knows Rio like few people do, we have been in places out of the traditional tourist routes and it make me experienced get more deep into the city and more close with the locals. Also his photographer expertise helps a lot when you want...More

1  Thank Bruno G
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Rodrigo Romano M, Owner at Rio Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2018

Thank you Bruno! I'm really glad you had a good experience on my photo tour. Hope you did great photos too! Cheers! Rodrigo Romano Rio Photo Tours

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Reviewed April 15, 2017

Rodrigo is an exceptional guide. Before we even arrived, he corresponded with us and built a tour based on our interests which included the obvious spots like Sugarloaf and Christ The Redeemer but also included less visited spots like the Bibliotheca and Botanical Gardens, museums,...More

5  Thank LindaBarn
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Reviewed April 15, 2017

I took a cruise which would be in Rio for 2 days. I contracted with Rodrigo to take us around so we could see as much as possible in the short time we had. I like to take pictures and, since he is a photographer,...More

3  Thank jaspersmycat
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Reviewed April 3, 2017

amazing tours in secret places of the city ... Rodrigo is the man to contact in Rio de janeiro... strictly recommended !

2  Thank Andrea P
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

I had a great time with Rodrigo in Rio. I booked the half day tour. He showed me some places I wouldn't have seen without him. It was very interesting what he had to tell about the city. Although it is not easy to take...More

2  Thank Kryffo
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Reviewed March 5, 2016

I usually only review hotels but my time with Rodrigo was so exceptional I'm taking the time to review this tour. I spent two days with Rodrigo. He has a relaxed style and he is an absolutely great guy. Here are some reasons why you...More

4  Thank SSSUCHAN
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Rodrigo R, Owner at Rio Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2016

Hey Norm, thanks for your words, I'm really glad you appreciate the tours and had a good time here. I'm sure you took great shoots I wish you a lot of inspiration and hope hear from you again next time in Rio. All the best!

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Reviewed January 21, 2016

Rodrigo is definitely in the nice guy camp and I felt completely safe in his hands as we explored some of the more edgy parts of Rio at sunset. We walked the back streets of the Centre, Lapa, Selaron steps and Urca, and I saw...More

2  Thank David K
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Rodrigo R, Owner at Rio Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2016

Hi there David, thanks for your review. I liked you enjoyed our private photo tour, our main goal is to plan a tailor made tour based on the photographer skills and preferences and put him "in front of the goal" and let him safe and...More

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Reviewed January 12, 2016

I spent couple of days in rio the janeiro with my wife and contacted rodrigo to help us to discover uncommon places of the city ... and making photos... our passion... thanks to rodrigo we went in extraordinary and hidden locations unreachable for tourists... incredibile...More

2  Thank Andrea P
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Rodrigo R, Owner at Rio Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2016

Andrea, thanks for your review, we had a good time together. I glad you enjoyed the tour and I'm sure you made great shoots! Hope see you again next time in Rio. All the best, Rodrigo Romano Rio Photo Tours

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Reviewed April 7, 2015

... well almost. We could have hoped for dry weather and that we did not get!!! It bucketed down, but the show was amazing. We opted for the grandstand (the bleachers). This is around half the price of the reserved areas at street level. You...More

2  Thank Andrew D
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lausbond5
May 23, 2018|
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Response from Rodrigo Romano M | Property representative |
Thanks for your contact! riophototours@gmail . com
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Li C
July 3, 2015|
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Response from JuankyDaGema |
Hi!   The best sectors will always be the start of sambodromo or until 9 sector. You have several interesting options also private cabins but prices are much higher.
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