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Half Day Hike Tijuca Express

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The trail goes through the Tijuca Rainforest (National Park), one of the largests urban forests in the world with 40 km2. 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.
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Stop At: Floresta da Tijuca, Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro Brazil

An easy trail takes the group to one of the most stunning summits of Rio de Janeiro with a 50 minute hike going uphill. From the summit of Pedra Bonita (696m/2283ft) and from an unique angle you'll see the famous Pedra da Gavea, the majestic flat rock, like a 'table mountain' and the biggest monolith close to the ocean in the world (842m/2762ft high). From this summit, in clear days, we can also see the West coast of Rio, the Barra area with its lagoons and also Ipanema, Leblon beaches and Dois Irmaos Peaks Hill.

Duration: 3 hours
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Important Information
4–5 hours
  • transfers included only in South Zone of Rio
  • Professional Guide
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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  • Floresta da Tijuca
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
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