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Botanical Garden (Jardim Botanico)

Rua Jardim Botanico 1008, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22460-000, Brazil
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Two 800-yard-long rows of towering royal palm trees are a highlight of this massive garden containing thousands of plants and trees, including every variety of palm tree imaginable.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Rua Jardim Botanico 1008, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22460-000, Brazil
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Oasis of tranquillity , after the beach,ocean ,and views. Every little area holds surprises- one minute you are in the waterfall area; the next watching 20 monkeys scamper around. Spaced out; not too crowded ; and a nice cafe, just outside the turnstile entrance. Enjoy.

Thank tbonjour
Reviewed 2 days ago

You can spend hours in this place as there is so much to see. The trees, the plants and the orchids are all wonderful to see as well as the lake etc

Thank Frederick O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went with my boyfriend on a cloudy day but it was worth it. The park is huge and amazing. It has differents areas and each one has its own topic. There is a beautiful pound where you can see free caipivaras. It is a...More

Thank Woogieboogie19
Reviewed 2 days ago

Much bigger than we thought it would be, wonderful paths and water features to discover. Rode the electric car a bit, very helpful. Spent half an hour "chasing" a flock of Toucans trying to get a good photo, had a delightful lunch just outside the...More

Thank R00catt
Reviewed 3 days ago

Famlies and Chindren. Lovely space to enjoy few hours. Green space with several species of Mata Atlantica, carnivorous plants, orchids, bromeliads, gift shop. Mandatory stop

Thank Fabio_Cris_Igor
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is noe og my favorite places in Rio, it is calm and relaxed and perfect place for a romantic walk among all the wonderful flowers and plants.

Thank BB B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to go for peace and tranquillity. Easy to walk around and interesting plants. Not a great welcome with a 'on cell phone' uninterested person to buy ticket and officious ticket collector. Got better once away from people.

Thank Ewen_Sharon
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went rather late in the day, and as this is Brazilian winter, there was less to see than in the flowering season

Thank churcham800
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful sceneries, animals and flowers and exotic trees. Only 15 reais, nice way to spend a morning/ afternoon. We decided to walk there and it wasn't too hard to find, lots of signs starting at Ipanema beach.

Thank ricardocP7497BA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went a few times and i still think about to going.if you are nature lover,dont return without seeing it.

Thank tuggcecelik
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13 November 2016|
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Response from Joschua A | Reviewed this property |
it is now 15Reais!
Alejandra H
5 May 2016|
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Response from Giovanni L | Reviewed this property |
open on sundays, check jbrj gov br There are two ways in One from Rua Jardim Botanico rougly in front of Restaurant Rubayat, where the Epaço Tom Jobim is also located. The side entrance is in rua Pacheco Leao roughly in... More
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29 September 2015|
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Response from rpcvtraveler75 | Reviewed this property |
I agree that morning is best as it can get hot. There are picnic tables in the children's park, but those fill up quickly and people leave their stuff there to claim a table. You can't sit on the grass outside of the... More