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Rio Free Walking Tour

Closed Now: 9:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Rio Free Walking Tour is a Tour in the historical Downtown of Rio. Our CERTIFIED guides will explain a little bit of the Brazilian history and the everyday of a carioca life in a fun and relaxed way. We run the tour with 3 different guides.English...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Praca Marechal Floriano | Cinelandia, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20031-050, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just did the African Heritage Tour on Saturday 3/16/19 in English. There were just two of us. Our tour guide was Amanda. While Amanda was very informative for the tour, there are several big concerns I have about the way in which she conducted...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took the downtown free históric tour in Río at 9:30 am. I learned a lot covered all the sighs that were promised and some more and i a lot of fun thank you very much my tour guide Gustavo you are professional guide Just...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Guzz_Lehmann, Gerente de recepção at Rio Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the complements!!!

Reviewed February 18, 2019

An informative tour with Marcel providing lots of interesting facts along the way and we learned a lot about the history of Brazil. The pace was slow at times with too much time at certain sights but overall we got to see a lot on...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ros T
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

The best way to get familiar with the city!! The walikng tour with Gustavo was great, informative and entertaining!!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Guzz_Lehmann, Gerente de recepção at Rio Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

Thank you so mich for the review, and the complements Warmest regards

Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I happened to be the only English speakers on this tour of downtown and Lapa. Gustavo was top notch. Engaging ,intelligent and helpful. Can’t recommend enough. 3 hours flew by and we found out and saw so much more than we ever...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Guzz_Lehmann, Gerente de recepção at Rio Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019

Thank you so much for the complements! Warmest regards!

Reviewed January 24, 2019

Me and my friend had a great walking tour with Gustavo. Great guy with a lot of information to share about the places we were touring. Definitely have to do this if you're looking for something to start off your visit in Rio de Janeiro....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Guzz_Lehmann, Gerente de recepção at Rio Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2019

Thank you so much for the complements! Warmets regards!

Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed the Rio Downtown Tour with Amanda who knows a lot about Rio. Luckily, she also knows a few airy spots which helped bear the heat.

Date of experience: January 2019
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RioFreeWalkingTour, Gerente de recepção at Rio Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2019

Thank you very much! Amanda is very happy with the complements

Reviewed January 13, 2019

The tour is really nice and you get to learn a lot about history and culture in Rio. It's definitely worth doing if you can spare a could of hours in an evening

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

We had a great walking tour in English with Gustavo. He’s a great guide, he told us a lot of stuff about Rio, its history, and answered all our questions. Definitely recommend it to anyone!! Thank you

Date of experience: January 2019
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RioFreeWalkingTour, Gerente de recepção at Rio Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

Thank you so much for the review! Gustavo is very glad that you liked

Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

We had a great walking tour with the English-speaking guide Francesco! We felt that we got a thorough explanation over the history of Rio as well as Brazil. We saw many interesting sites in downtown Rio and would definitely recommend this tour!

Date of experience: December 2018
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RioFreeWalkingTour, Gerente de recepção at Rio Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

Thank you so much for the complemets! Francesco was very pleased!

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September 25, 2018|
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Response from RioFreeWalkingTour | Property representative |
Hi there! It end´s at the XV Square (Praça XV), inside of the Paço Imperial
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August 22, 2018|
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Response from Guzz_Lehmann | Property representative |
Gracias, vamos a transmitir ese mensaje hermoso de cariño para ella
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August 9, 2018|
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Response from Guzz_Lehmann | Property representative |
Hola, que tal? Si, Los tres paseos salen al mismo tiempo, del mismo sitio, siempre em portugues, ingles, espanol . Pasan todos por los mismos puntos y terminan en el mismo sitio. Quizas no al mismo tiempo porque obviamente... More
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