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Tijuca Forest Half-Day Hike

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
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Tijuca Forest Half-Day Hike
From US$58.00
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Tijuca Forest Half-Day Hike
From US$58.00
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.
What to Expect

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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1 - 5 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 10 May 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 14 April 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 15 April 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

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Easy Family hike of Tijuaca Forest

I had a great time, discovering not only about the story of Rio and Brasil but also the construction of Tijuca Forest. I was lucky to have a 1-0-1 hiking tour with Eddie and despite his fast pace, I've managed to climb the forest alongside...More

Thank Christina7780
Thiago M, Gerente at Jungle Me - Hiking and Trekking Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Hello Christina, thanks for your feedback and for recommending us to your friends. We'll be happy to guide you in another adventure in the future. The Jungle Me Team

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile
Tijuca Forest History Lesson and Hike

My wife and I took the Tijuca Forest Half Day Hike with Thiago who goes by “Tito.” Probably one of the best tours I have ever taken. Highly recommend it if you are visiting Rio de Janeiro. I was expecting a routine hike through the...More

Thank Eric E
Reviewed 13 March 2018
trecking on Tijuca forest

Very good guide (English) and good hiking.it was not hard and very beautifull :) we was not athletic but it was on our level

Thank Remy V
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