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Botanical Garden (Jardim Botanico)

Open Now: 08:00 - 18:00
Open today: 08:00 - 18:00
Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden Admission Ticket
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Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden Admission Ticket
from US$8.00*
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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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Rua Jardim Botanico 1008 | Jardim Botânico, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22460-000, Brazil
+55 21 38741808
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Botanical Garden, which is over 200 years old, shows a diversity of Brazilian and foreign flora. There are around 6,500 species (some endangered) distributed throughout an area of 54 hectares. The garden houses collections that include bromeliads, orchids, carnivorous plants, and cacti, all which...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Our family really enjoyed our walk through the gardens. The grounds were stunning. Wonderful way to spend the afternoon with kids

Thank CTMerebear
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A must see attraction, the Atlantic forest walk brings you right into a tropical jungle, lots of different trees, orchids and best of all groups of playful monkeys in the trees

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Orchids and cactus garden, Plus the great diversity of trees and plants is perfect for a half day visit

Thank Ericka B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

this Garden is indeed very beautiful I would recommend this to all the tourist for visiting Brazil please visit

Thank sharjeelcool
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love visiting the gardens when I'm in Rio. Lots of beautiful green areas. The paths are all dirt, so recommend you wear appropriate shoes, especially if it is rainy. Unfortunately, food and drink aren't allowed in as I would love to sit with a coffee...More

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is great to spend an afternoon walking around the garden. If you are lucky enough you will find little monkeys like I did on my visit. Prepare your camera for great photos and just enjoy yourself! After the visit I would also recommend the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The gardens are a wonderful escape from the hustle and bustle of Rio. There is a huge amount to see, from giant palms to tiny orchids, as well as monkeys and birds. My one piece of advice is whatever you do, wear socks. I didn’t,...More

1  Thank UKTraveller1588
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The gardens are huge and beautiful. On a very warm Wednesday afternoon, there was hardly anyone there. Highlights for us were lanes lined with magnificent royal palm trees, amazing cactus area, orchids, and bromeliads. We were surprised by the amount of wildlife: marmosets, monkeys, a...More

Thank glover
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting Santa Maria we got the taxi to drop us at The Botanical Gardens instead of hotel. We really enjoyed our visit- a very relaxed, peaceful atmosphere with lots of cute creatures and animals to see along with lots of exotic plants. The cafe...More

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Response from JoeDice | Reviewed this property |
it is now 15Reais!
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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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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
14 August 2015|
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Response from legitwanderlust | Reviewed this property |
hi. when I was there around june, its all green and there are different flowers blooming everywhere. since the park is really huge, you need more time but it depends how long u prefer to stay there. Tijuca is 32 mins away... More