Martha Vasconcellos Private tour guide in Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

Martha Vasconcellos

Guide profile:

Sharing the gift of a trip with a local, who chose working outdoors, and studied to become a licensed tour guide, ensures memories for years to come – while learning together, sparking curiosity, having unbelievable fun, and instilling a spirit of adventure and discovery. You’ll have extraordinary experiences, creating genuine bridges to the people and places you encounter.

I focus my professional skills to bringing a Rio full of joy & happiness to each one of my guests, in the way they would like to live it!

Background

Ten years as an office woman. I arrived to become the financial manager of a French Company, with quarters in Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Venezuela and Mexico.

Bachelor in Business with MBA in Finance. Previous studies in Chemical Engineering.

Once Licensed by the Ministry of Tourism in Brazil as a Tour Guide, I engaged myself in extra studies of Brazilian history; Rio’s history, development, culture, art, urbanization, geography etc in addition to Contemporary and Modern Architecture, Nature and Urban Sociology.

Recent reviews of this tour guide:

5 stars R. L. L.

I would definitely give Martha a five-star rating. She knows everything about Rio! Everything--history, geography, nature, culture--everything. And all the locals know her. Very friendly, professional, a lovely person who represents Rio well.

Tour guide services/sample itinerary:

A city full of joy is already waiting for you! Your trip will be customized in the sense of bringing Rio as you'd like to live it! Blending in with locals while experiencing the City's Off the Beaten Paths is a challenge that you can leave on me!

Solo travelers, families, groups of friends and trips with working purposes are all my guests in this one big party that is being in Rio de Janeiro. Providing me your trip dates, a full trip planning will be set in your standards.

Additional services: Tour Customization, Trip Planning and Business purposes' Researches.

Transportation by tour guide:

Private transportation is offered to develop most tours. From executive cars to full sized buses.

One of my specialties is promoting “Walking Tours” using the fantastic public transport system provided by the city while bending in with locals. Tramway, subway, city buses, ferry boat etc can be experienced!

Private sightseeing & group tours offered by this guide:

Rio for Family with Kids Price Per Group 550.00 USD
Rio Layover - a Full Day Tour Price Per Group 550.00 USD
The Real Rio : Favela & Fruits' Market Price Per Person 70.00 USD
The Royal Rio : Sailing in Rio's Sea Price Per Group 750.00 USD
Transfer IN - LH 500 Price Per Group 110.00 USD

Tour guide interests:

Reading, sailing biking, hiking, swimming, going to beach, dancing and travelling.

Reviews of this tour – by clients who booked!

5 stars R. L. L. 28 Oct 2010

I would definitely give Martha a five-star rating. She knows everything about Rio! Everything--history, geography, nature, culture--everything. And all the locals know her. Very friendly, professional, a lovely person who represents Rio well.

Tour guide testimonials

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Vaf 21 Jun 2008 Download
Chiliconcarne 06 Jul 2010 Download
Betelguese 07 Feb 2009 Download
M. Casey Diana 17 Apr 2007 Download

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