HIGHLIGHTS

  • Tour in restored military open-air jeep
  • Pickup and drop-off from various points in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon, São Conrado, Botafogo, Flamengo, Glória) and Downtown (Lapa, Santa Teresa)
  • Local specialized tour guide
  • Languages offered on activity/tour: English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian and German – other languages upon request
  • Immediate confirmation


ITINERARY

Explore the Tijuca National Forest, one of the largest urban forests in the world, in a restored military open-air vehicle. After pick-up, pass by the Lagoa with the striking view of the Christ statue and head to the rainforest. Stop at the famous Vista Chinesa to discover the history of this unique monument as you'll soak in the views of the Christ Statue in the distance.

Move on to the Cascatinha Taunay waterfall and the Mayrink Chapel, a structure built in 1855. Pass through the Atlantic Forest with the sounds of waterfalls following your footsteps and observe some animals, like coatis, toucans, and monkeys. Hop back into your jeep and head to the famous São Conrado Beach to watch the paragliders and hand-gliders, before your scenic drive back.


PICKUP & DROP OFF

  • Daily tours leaving in the morning or in the afternoon.
  • Estimated duration: 4 hours
  • Estimated times in the morning: between 08:00am and 09:00am (pickup) and 01:00pm (drop-off) – subject to change according to traffic conditions.
  • Estimated times in the afternoon: between 01:00pm and 02:00pm (pickup) and 06:00pm (drop-off) – subject to change according to traffic conditions.
  • Pickup and drop-off from various points in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon, São Conrado, Botafogo, Flamengo, Glória) and Downtown (Lapa, Santa Teresa)
  • Please contact the company responsible for the tour to confirm the pickup time.


INCLUSIONS

  • Roundtrip transportation via restored military open-air jeep
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional guide with live tour commentary in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian and German – other languages upon request
  • Pickup and drop-off from various points in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon, São Conrado, Botafogo, Flamengo, Glória) and Downtown (Lapa, Santa Teresa)


EXCLUSIONS

  • Food or Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)


ADDITIONAL INFO

  • Ages considered for: Adult – 9 years and up; Child – 4--8 years; Infant 0-3 years (not occupying).
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children 3 years old or younger are complimentary, provided they do not occupy a seat.
  • Pickup and drop-off from various points in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon, São Conrado, Botafogo, Flamengo, Glória) and Downtown (Lapa, Santa Teresa) via military open-air jeep.
  • This tour operates rain or shine.
  • It is recommended that you bring hat and sunglasses for sun protection, repellent, and a jacket, as the forest is high in altitude and can be chilly.


CANCELLATION POLICY

  • At least 1 calendar day in advance, full refund.
  • No refunds for cancellations on the day of the tour.

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