Tijuca Forest Jeep Tour

4.5 (5)
Rio de Janeiro, BR
4.5 (5)
Rio de Janeiro, BR
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Experience the incredible Tijuca National Park on a thrilling 4-hour jeep tour through the heart of the largest urban rainforest in the world. This small-group adventure takes you deep into the lush jungle that lies within Rio de Janeiro, where you'll encounter wildlife such as monkeys and tropical birds. As you venture through the park, enjoy panoramic views of the city and its iconic attractions below, including the famous Christ the Redeemer statue and the stunning beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana. The tour also includes stops at cascading waterfalls and a light hiking trail, allowing you to immerse yourself in the beauty of the park. Don't miss this opportunity to explore the natural wonders that lie within the bustling city. Book your Tijuca Forest Jeep Tour now!

About this experience

  • Free Cancellation For a full refund cancel at least before the start of your booking
  • 4 hours
  • Suitable for 1-15 Participants
  • Small Group Tour
  • Guided Experience
  • Explore the world's largest urban rainforest
  • Spot wildlife like monkeys and tropical birds
  • Panoramic views of the city and iconic attractions
  • Visit the stunning viewpoint, Vista Chinesa
  • Venture through cascading waterfalls and hiking trails
  • Professional guide
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Gratuities

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Embark on an unforgettable adventure through the Tijuca National Park as you explore the mesmerizing Tijuca Forest on this thrilling 4-hour jeep tour in Rio de Janeiro. This tour takes you deep into the heart of the world's largest urban rainforest, offering a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in nature's beauty while still within the bustling city. Gain a whole new perspective as you spot monkeys and vibrant tropical birds and take in breathtaking panoramic views of the city and its iconic landmarks.

What to expect?

Get ready for an exhilarating experience filled with natural wonders and awe-inspiring sights. During this tour, you will visit the famous "Vista Chinesa," a breathtaking viewpoint where you can marvel at the stunning beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana, as well as the iconic Christ the Redeemer Statue, Guanabara Bay, and the city of Niteroi. Then, explore cascading waterfalls and follow a light hiking trail inside the Tijuca Forest, immersing yourself in the lush greenery and diverse flora and fauna of the park. This journey offers an unparalleled opportunity to connect with nature and experience the tranquility of the rainforest.

Who is this for?

This tour is a perfect fit for nature enthusiasts, adventure seekers, and anyone looking to experience the breathtaking beauty of the Tijuca Forest. Whether you're a solo traveler, a couple, or a group of friends, this excursion offers a delightful escape from the bustling city. Families with children will also enjoy the experience, as the tour provides an educational and interactive opportunity to discover the flora and fauna of the rainforest. Regardless of your age or travel preferences, this tour promises to be an exciting and enriching experience.

Why book this?

With its unique blend of natural beauty and urban convenience, the Tijuca Forest Jeep Tour offers a truly one-of-a-kind experience. Explore a vibrant ecosystem, encounter captivating wildlife, and soak in spectacular views that few get to witness. This tour allows you to delve into the heart of the Tijuca National Park, a sanctuary within the city, and discover the rich history and abundant biodiversity that this urban rainforest has to offer. Guided by experienced professionals, you can rest assured that you'll have an informative, safe, and memorable journey through this natural wonderland.

Good to know

It's important to note that this tour operates with small groups, ensuring personalized attention and a more intimate experience. The tour includes hotel pickup, making it convenient for travelers to join without worrying about transportation. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing suitable for light hiking, and don't forget your camera to capture the breathtaking moments throughout the tour. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of nature, breathe in the fresh air, and let the tranquility of the rainforest wash over you as you create unforgettable memories.


Reviews for the Tijuca Forest Jeep Tour are overwhelmingly positive, with travelers highlighting the unique experience of exploring an urban rainforest. Visitors praise the knowledgeable guides who share interesting insights about the flora, fauna, and history of the park. Many reviewers express their fascination with the panoramic views of Rio de Janeiro offered at the various viewpoints along the tour. The opportunity to see wildlife, including monkeys and tropical birds, is a highlight mentioned in numerous reviews. Travelers appreciate the balance of adventure and relaxation that the tour provides, ensuring an enjoyable experience for all ages. Overall, this tour receives rave reviews for its immersion into nature, excellent guides, and extraordinary views of Rio de Janeiro.

How long before the event do I need to book?

  • You can book at any time before the event

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  • At least one adult or senior required per booking

Your Itinerary

Vista Chinesa

Start the day with hotel pickup between 8am and 9am (depending on traffic conditions). First, head to the “Vista Chinesa," a stunning view point, where you can see the beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana, as well as the Christ the Redeemer Statue, Guanabara Bay and the city of Niteroi.

Parque Nacional da Tijuca

Next, stop at cascading waterfalls and walk on to a light hiking trail inside the Tijuca Forest. On this tour, you will be venturing through the heart of the largest urban forest in the world, through the paths that were once taken by the coffee plantations of the Brazilian Empire. As you ride on the jeep, you'll observe the fauna and flora found in the Tijuca National Park which promotes an intense connection with nature, allowing contact with several native species.  All these attractions make the Tijuca Forest a must for any tourist itinerary. The easy access and the variety of options for recreation make this place an oasis in the city. After the tour, you'll be taken back to your hotel at around 1pm.



4.5 (5)


Erica was great and had a ton of energy. Great sites and she accommodated my need to get to an ATM. Great group I was with as well.


The view in the forest and different landscapes were awesome and breathtaking. Serginho is a great guide and human being. I enjoyed every part of his tour. Definitely recommended.

Nicole D

The tour guide man knew everything about the forest and the driver was excellent driver , I seen the monkeys and we drove all they way up the mountains to see the beautiful rainforest and water coming from the mountains , very nice tour

Richard L

<p>Just bad weather unable to hike Tijuca forest. However Tour guide was very helpful.</p>


<p>Nice to get out of town, would have loved a few more hours to enjoy it</p>
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2024-05-18 10:37