Tijuca Forest Hiking Tour

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Key Details
Duration
6 hours
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Live Guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese

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Hotels located in the touristic zone of Rio de Janeiro (South zone and downtown). If our operation does not support your pickup location, we will redirect you to the closer available pickup location.

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What You'll Do
  • Visit the Tijuca Mirim peak
  • Find out historical remnants along the way
  • Hike to Pico da Tijuca, highest peak in Tijuca Forest
  • Visit the Tijuca National Park Museum and Cachoeira das Almas waterfall
Overview
Pico da Tijuca is the perfect adventure-hike in tijuca forest. Involving history, beauty and the inside of Tijuca Forest you'll visit the park museum and a waterfall.
What to Expect
Tijuca Forest hiking is the perfect adventure for those who want to experience the inside of Atlantic Rainforest in Rio de Janeiro, as well as the the history of Tijuca Forest, which has been protected since the mid-nineteenth century, preserving a number of natural and historical treasures from the colonial times.

With its 1021m of altitude, Pico da Tijuca is the highest mountain in Tijuca Forest and is located in the heart of the Tijuca National Park (PNT). The trail is considered one of the most beautiful trails of Rio de Janeiro. The tour starts at the PNT entry gate and goes through several trail sections before getting to Pico da Tijuca summit.

The hike through the forest includes the national park museum, a waterfall, the viewpoint of Tijuca Mirim peak and the legendary staircase carved into the rock, built in the early twentieth century for the visit of King Albert of Belgium, as well as Pico da Tijuca itself.

Despite the altitude, the trail is not steep and provides some of the most spectacular views of the city of Rio de Janeiro.
What's Included
  • Eco-Adventure specialist bilingual guide
  • Guided hiking to Tijuca Forest to Pico da Tijuca
  • Guided hike to Tijuca Mirim peak and viewpoint
  • Guided hike to Cachoeira das Almas waterfall
  • Guided visit to Tijuca National Park Museum
  • Personal accident insurance
  • Transportation
What's Not Included
  • Any item not listed as included
Meeting Point

Hotels located in the touristic zone of Rio de Janeiro (South zone and downtown). If our operation does not support your pickup location, we will redirect you to the closer available pickup location. (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
• When booking this tour, the tourist attests knowledge of the risk inherent in adventure tourism activities
• The itnerary and the order of sightseeing may change due to weather and/or adverse conditions

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