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  1. Brazil
  2. Rio de Janeiro (state)
  3. Rio de Janeiro
  4. Vista Chinesa

Rio de Janeiro: Tijuca Forest and Botanical Garden Tour

Product ID: 317102
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Experience the largest urban forest in the world, which offers visitors the opportunity to discover some of the region's flora and fauna. This tropical rainforest sits on the edge of the city, making for the perfect half-day getaway.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Wheelchair accessible

Pickup included

You will be picked up from your Rio de Janeiro accommodation.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the Chinese View and Tauanay Fall
  • Admire the view from the Dona Marta
  • Explore the Botanical Gardens of Rio de Janeiro
Full description
The Tijuca Forest is the largest urban forest in the world and offers much more than a tour. This tropical rainforest, which sits on the edge of the city, offers the chance to become familiar with the endemic wild nature. The Tijuca Rainforest and Botanical Gardens are unsurprisingly some of the most popular tours in the city of Rio de Janeiro .

Your tour begins as you head to a popular viewpoint "Vista Chinesa", which translates to Chinese View. Taking its name from a small Chinese-built temple which sits there, it offers unforgettable views of the city.

You will then head to the Tijuca National Park to visit the Taunay waterfalls, the beautiful Mayrink Chapel, and the visitor center of the Tijuca National Park in Rio de Janeiro. Finally, you will finish your amazing half-day tour at the Botanical Gardens, where you will find yourself immersed in its magnificent flora.
Includes
  • Private transportation and private tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Tickets for the Botanical Gardens
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Rio Cultural Secrets

Product ID: 317102