Get away from Rio’s raucous side and head deep into nature on this half-day tour. After pickup from your hotel, you’ll head to the city’s “Green Lungs,” aka Tijuca National Park, the largest urban rainforest on the planet. With your guide leading the way, you’ll wander amongst caves and waterfalls, watch for wildlife, and marvel at Brazilian biodiversity—bring your camera, your hiking shoes, and your exploring legs!
Please note that the itinerary and times may change depending on the park’s restrictions, the chosen tour option, weather conditions, and other factors.
Cascatinha Taunay (30 minutes):
Witness the awe-inspiring Taunay Waterfall, the tallest in Rio, which cascades down from great heights and provides a serene atmosphere in the heart of the rainforest.
Cachoeira das Almas (30 minutes):
Take a dip in the refreshing waters of the stunning Cachoeira das Almas waterfall and natural pool, surrounded by the peaceful and lush rainforest.
the Bat Cave (30 minutes):
Explore the mysterious beauty of Gruta dos Morcegos, a 100-meter-long cave in Tijuca Park. Discover this enchanting world and marvel at the spectacular rock formations while learning about the cave’s fascinating history.
Cascata da Baronesa (30 minutes):
Cool off in the refreshing waters of Baronesa Waterfall, immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the rainforest, and take a break from the heat in this picturesque and tranquil setting.
Cascata Gabriela (15 minutes):
As we wrap up our tour, we have one more exciting stop in store for you – the stunning Gabriela Waterfall! It’s the perfect spot to take a refreshing dip and cool off after a day of exploring. Trust us, you won’t want to miss this one!
Vista Chinesa* (10 minutes):
Vista Chinesa is a popular lookout point located in the Tijuca Forest in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It offers stunning panoramic views of the city and surrounding landscape, including the famous Christ the Redeemer statue. It’s the perfect way to cap off your tour and experience the beauty of Rio from above!
*It is noteworthy that temporary closures or access restrictions at Vista Chinesa may be more prevalent during weekends and holidays, when the number of visitors typically increases. Therefore, we cannot guarantee that we will always have the opportunity to stop at this lookout point. Your drop off location will also determine if we will be able to pass by or not.
Raft the churning waters of the Macaé River and get your adrenaline pumping during your time in Rio on this refreshing and adventurous whitewater rafting experience.
LOCATION: Casimiro de Abreu, RJ.
RAFTING SITE: Macaé River.
TRIP LENGTH: 8 hours.
CLASS RATINGS: Class II – IV Rapids.
HIGHLIGHTS: Amazing scenery, refreshing, thrill, rich biodiversity, family friendly.
Take an extraordinary trip out of Rio city to the wonderful Three Peaks Park where you’ll get a front-row view of some of the best breath-taking landscapes in Brazil.
LOCATION: Nova Friburgo, RJ.
AREA: Three Peaks State Park.
TRIP LENGTH: 2 days.
DIFFICULTY: Intermediate (level 3 of 5).
HIGHLIGHTS: Magnificent landscapes, rich biodiversity, mountaineering, mountain lodging, local food.
Escape the city to discover an underwater wonderland and some of the best marine life in Brazil on a scuba diving trip to the coastal town of Arraial do Cabo.
LOCATION: Arraial do Cabo, RJ.
DIVING SITE: Ponta d’Água or Ilha dos Porcos.
TRIP LENGTH: 10 hours.
HIGHLIGHTS: Rich biodiversity, crystal clear waters, scuba baptism, suitable for both beginners and advanced divers.