Guide at a Glance
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Private Tour, Sightseeing
English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
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The day tours usually last 8hrs length and a suggested itinerary plan for 1 or 2 days in Rio is to see and visit the following attractions (can be tailored up accordingly!): ☆ The amazing views from the Dona Marta lookout viewpoint, in the Tijuca National Park; ☆ Corcovado/Christ Statue; ☆ A visit to the Tijuca National Park falls, and some of its beautiful scenic viewpoints; ☆ A scenic "drive by" Rio's most famous beaches stopping at breathtaking lookout viewpoints, such as Leblon, Ipanema & Copacabana beaches; ☆ Historical Downtown Rio seeing The Opera House, The early 19th century Royal Library and the Imperial Senate buildings and their stunning architecture; ☆ The charming, artistic, colonial district of Santa Teresa, riding its famous tram over the old aqueduct now known as Lapa Arches; ☆ The bohemian district of Lapa and its colorful impressive colonial architecture; ☆ The amazing Tiles Staircase built by the Chilean artist Jorge Selaron; ☆ The built for the 2016 Olympics brand new Olympic Boulevard and the beautiful Museum of Tomorrow; ☆ The World's largest graffiti wall painted by the brazilian artist Eduardo Kobra, called "Ethnicities", ☆ The unbelievable 16th century all carved and GOLD PLATED baroque Saint Benedict Monastery temple, amongst other attractions.
• Ecotourism licensed tour guide; • Rio de Janeiro licensed tour guide; • Brazil licensed tour guide; • South America licensed tour guide; • Architectural licensed tour guide; • Cultural tours licensed guide; • First Aids certification.
Hi, I’m Manu Peclat, a private tour/driver guide who speaks English & Spanish fluently.
At the age of 16, I moved to USA where I went to High School school in Texas.
I moved back to Rio after living 4 years in United States.
English Language teacher college graduated in Brazil, I’ve been a teacher of English since 1995.
In 2005 I took a tour guide certification course finished in 2007, and then got licensed and accredited by the Brazilian ministry of tourism (EMBRATUR).
The best tour guides bring a destination to life with their passion and that’s what I do.
I have 12 years of experience guiding not only in Rio, but also other cities such as Niteroi, Petropolis, Buzios, Angra dos Reis, Ilha Grande and Paraty.
I am a cosmopolitan citizen, cultured and very fun!
You will love my itineraries, they are quite varied and uniquely customized, ready to please any customer who wants to find out the cultural secrets of the “Marvelous City”.
Rio is not only the most beautiful city in the world, it is rich with culture and history, And since this is a private tour, the focus is on making the tour the way you want it!
Get off the beaten track and come discover Rio with me !
“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop to look around once in a while, you could miss it. ”
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