offered by supplier M16446 (read about supplier)
Group Size: 2
Season: January - December
Languages: Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Norwegian, Portuguese
Minimum Cost: 300 US Dollar (USD) Per trip
Maximum Cost: 390 US Dollar (USD) Per trip
This entails a drive of about an hour (65kms) up into the beautiful mountains behind Rio, and then a visit to the Imperial Museum. One gets to see the house in which Alberto Santos Dumont invented the motorized aeroplane, the wrist-watch, the cathedral, where Pedro II (Brazil's 2nd emperor) and his family are buried; the crystal palace, where princess Isabel held concerts for the common mortals; and the "Quitandinha", formerly a casino built in the Tudor style. Here one can lunch choosing from a restaurant on the lake-shore, or one within the "Quitandinha" itself. This tour usually takes around 5 - 6 hours.
10% discount for InfoHub customer. Request a free gift certificate.
Prices include transport and my services, and are quoted at U$39,50 per hour, but can slightly vary depending on mode of transport!
Joined InfoHub: May 2007
Client Request Served: 54
Latin America Travel Expert;
Tourguide in Rio de Janeiro; Tourmanager elsewhere; Travel Counsel.
I can provide most of what travel agencies offer - especially for smaller groups - at much more favorable fares: HOTELS, APARTMENTS, TOURS (common as well as specialized), SURGICAL HOLIDAYS (cosmetic, dental, etc.),...
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