Visit The Tijuca Forest World's Largest Urban Forest In Rio De Janeiro!

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Details :
    Transfers/meeting point: transfers included (roundtrip) from several neighborhoods of the , South Zone of Rio (if the accomodation is not in the route, we’ll suggest the closest meeting point).. read more

Overview

On this tour you'll walk in the main sector of the Tijuca National Park and get to know the most important attractions as the Taunay Waterfall (35m and highest of the park), the bridge Job de Alcntara built in 1860 and used in the movie Hulk, the Mayrink Chappel and the Visitors Center.

Inclusions

  • Insurance + transport* + bilingual ecotour guide
  • Entrance fees

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks

Know More about this tour

Our team will lead you in a short ascending hike in a rough trail through a more deep part of the rainforest, experiencing the nature and the tropical rainforest on its lush and beauty till we reach the Cascatinha Summit, 525m (1722ft) with a nice view to the valley and to the highest peaks of the park (Tijuca Peak, Pedra da Gvea e Tijuca Mirim).
On the way up, you will learn and discover the history of Rio and Tijuca Forest and all about the coffee farms that used to exist there, the reforestation that took place in the XIX century and a lot about the flora and the ecology of the rainforest.

Total duration: half-day 4 to 5h
Hike/trail:  2h (roundtrip) -  4,5km = 2.8 miles -  elevation gain: 313m (1026ft)
Level/difficulty:  EASY

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Requires reasonable fitness. Short and easy rising trail going up and down hill on rough terrain.

Cancellation Policy

  • 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.