Day trip

Rio de Janeiro: Eco City Tour

Rio de Janeiro: Eco City Tour

Activity provider: Jungle Me
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Get off the beaten path and explore 7 spots in 4 national parks in Brazil. Amble across secluded beaches. Gaze down from majestic waterfalls.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Pickup included
Hotel pickup and drop-off is provided from designated hotels and hostels in the South Zone area. Please contact the local partner after booking to confirm your pickup and drop-off location and time. If pickup and drop-off is not available at your hotel, a nearby location will be provided.
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit 7 attractions and discover 4 different nature parks in Rio
  • Get to know Brazil's diverse natural features
  • Learn about the area's complex ecosystem from your expert guide
  • Keep your eyes peeled for local wildlife like caimans, capybaras, monkeys, and coatis
  • Explore Prainha, a secluded and protected beach surrounded by green mountains
Full description

Head out into the lush natural surroundings of Rio on this day trip. Over the course of the day, discover a variety of different ecosystems: a tropical rainforest, mountains, waterfalls, secluded beaches, lagoons, and more. Take part in a tour for those who love nature but are not in the mood to hike. Enjoy an easy walking tour that takes you to visit the South, North and West of Rio in one day.

Begin your tour at the Penhasco Dois Irmãos Park for a great view of the Leblon and Ipanema beaches. Afterwards, head to the Tijuca Forest National Park, where you’ll visit the Chinese View summit, Taunay Waterfall, and Canoas Summit. After a quick break for snacks and lunch, it’s off to Chico Mendes Lagoon Park, a mangrove lagoon where you may see caimans and capybaras. Continue on to Prainha Beach Park, a tiny, secluded beach beloved by surfers and surrounded by mountains and rainforest.

Cap things off with a trip to Prainha beach, a beautiful, secluded, and protected beach in a park on the West side of Rio. Afterwards, enjoy transported back to your accommodation.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from more than 100 hotels in the South and West Rio
  • Bilingual English and Portuguese-speaking tour guide
  • Insurance
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation from outlying areas
Not suitable for
  • Children under 4 years
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof of full vaccination

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What to bring

  • Hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent
  • Closed-toe shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • There will be no hiking on trails, only low impact walking (approximately 15 minutes walking on paths at each attraction)
  • Children under 4 may not participate in this tour
  • Animal sightings are not guaranteed
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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In a few words, just book it!, its amazing to see another face of Rio. The hills, the lagunes, the hidden beatches adn waterfalls are great. The tourguide spoke english like an American citizen so thats good, its makes conversations a bit easeyer, just book it!, you wont regret it

February 12, 2022

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Nice relaxing very informative tour in the countryside, with lots of nature and information about geography and history, beautiful views and we were lucky and saw a lot of monkeys, birds, caimans and even capybara!

April 9, 2022

Product ID: 271782