OverviewEnjoy an unforgettable ride through the amazing Lagoon Complex of Barra da Tijuca, unraveling all its secrets and biodiversity. Along with your guide, learn what makes the Marapendi wetlands, commonly known as 'Pantanal Carioca' so unique. A wonderful tour to see a new side of Rio de Janeiro.
- Close encounter with wildlife
- Snacks and Beverages included
- Choice of several departures throughout the day
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Family friendly
- Get inside tips from a local
- Get up-close to native wildlife
- Ideal choice for families
- Multiple departure times and locations available
- Free snacks included
- Romantic experience, perfect for couples
- See native wildlife in their natural environment
- See the underwater world without getting wet
- Free drinks included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
Know More about this tourThe city of Rio de Janeiro, besides it's worldly known attractions, is home to secrets unknown even to the local "Cariocas."
The Barra da Tijuca lagoon system is one of this unique marvels. Hidden in one of the most hectic areas of town the Marapendi wetlands, also known as "Pantanal Carioca" surprise everyone who visits them.
On this 3-hour tour, you will ride along these waters to learn and admire the amazing biodiversity they hold. Your guide, with vast local knowledge and years of experience in the international tour industry, will provide you with commentary about this natural wonder.
Aboard a cutting-edge vessel, spot some wildlife such as birds, feel the breeze and admire the lush green forest surrounding these waters. Enjoy snacks and drinks as you learn more about them from your guide.
This is a great tour filled with entertainment, great company and unforgettable views. It will truly show you a side of Rio you've never seen before.
Inclusions for Pantanal Carioca Sightseeing Boat Tour With Optional Lunch
- Sightseeing cruise
- Tour escort/host
- Live commentary on board
- Bottled water
- Port pickup and drop-off
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
Exclusions for Pantanal Carioca Sightseeing Boat Tour With Optional Lunch
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option not selected)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Lunch or Dinner (if option selected) at partner Restaurants on the Islands' waterfront; Seafood or meat course with 2 "caipirinhas" and deserts included (Per couple)
Hotel pickups and drop-offs (if option selected) available*. (*Please check Hotels in Barra da Tijuca that DO NOT need ground transportation/ dock nearby).
*Hotels in Barra da Tijuca with docks nearby (Ground Transportation NOT necessary): AC by Marriott, Barra Bella Hotel Residência, Bourbon Residence Barra Premium, Brisa Barra Hotel, Novotel RJ Barra da Tijuca, Promenade Casa del Mar, Promenade Barra First, Promenade Paradiso All Suites, Sheraton Barra Hotel & Suites, Transamérica Prime, Windsor Barra Hotel & Congressos, Windsor Marapendi Hotel, Windsor Oceânico Hotel, Grand Hyatt Rio de Janeiro.
Note: Please contact the local tour operator upon booking to confirm your exact pickup point and time of departure.
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.