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  • 4 to 5 hrs
  • Languages Offered: English and 1 more
Itinerary

Receive complimentary pickup from your Rio hotel—south zone only—before driving to the UNESCO-listed Tijuca National Park. Listen to informative commentary about the history of Rio and the park from your guide.

Begin the hike through lush rainforests and keep your eye out for native wildlife such as monkeys, toucans, and quatis. Trek to the top of Pedra Bonita, situated at 2283 feet, and take in the scenic views of the city and the ‘table mountain’ of Pedra da Gavea. After taking some great photos, hike down to the starting point and drive back to your Rio hotel to conclude the tour.

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Tijuca National Park
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Overview
Visit the beautiful Tijuca Rainforest during this half-day hike from Rio. Hike to Pedra Bonita, standing at 2283 feet, and get beautiful views of the city as well as the famous Pedra da Gavea. Trek through lush rainforests and discover some of the local wildlife like small monkeys and toucans.
Highlights
  • Explore the best of the Tijuca Rainforest during this half-day hike from Rio
  • Hike to the top of Pedra Bonita, at 2283 feet, and take in the scenic views
  • Discover native wildlife like small monkeys and toucans during the trek
  • Learn the history of Rio de Janeiro and the Tijuca forest from your guide
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Had a great time

The hike was beautiful and our guide was very knowledgeable which made for a great trip. My only regret is I did not book earlier to be able to get a spot on the full day hike.

Thank Henry N
Reviewed August 3, 2018
An awesome morning

I couldn't have had a better hike through Tijuca in Rio with the Jungle Me team. After travelling around South America for a while I thought this trek was the perfect blend of history, nature and awesome views! The whole morning was super interesting and...More

Thank penny h
Reviewed June 26, 2018
Lovely afternoon hike with great views and excellent explantions

we booked the tour in the morning for the same afternoon. Great and easy booking expierience, pick up on time in pleasent car. It was a very easy hike to relax and enjoy with some great views! What i liked most is the excellent history...More

Thank Mariella N
Reviewed May 10, 2018
Tijuca Forest half-day hike

This was a wellplanned and interesting hike. Tito, the guide, really knows a lot about the history of Rio de Janeiro and the forest surrounding the city. I highly recommend this hike to anyone visiting Rio de Janeiro.

Thank emilhyldgaard
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile
Fun hike with great views and monkeys

We really enjoyed the hike with Eddie. It was an easy hike through the forest and we were rewarded with a stunning view, our favorite view of Rio. We went in a small group of only 4 people. Our guide Eddie gave us a history...More

Thank Globetrotter089
Thiago M, Gerente at Jungle Me - Hiking and Trekking Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Thanks a lot for picking us and for the review. We are really happy that you enjoyed our combination of history, hike and nature. Regards, The Jungle Me Team

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