Hiking in Rio

Tour Number

Activity Level



Hiking and Walking, Local Experience, Nature and Wildlife


Kid Friendly: No. I use as transportation my own car
I have a zafira chevrolet 2012 with air conditioned which fit confortably up to four people.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



Spanish (conversational), English (fluent)

Hiking to Pedra Bonita rock and colling off at the waterfall

Its a perfect chance to get to know the forest. In order To reach the best views, we will have a beautiful hike to Pedra bonita which is considered one of the best views of the city. Then will have a great experience having a coolling shower at one of the little waterfalls of the Tijuca National Park. Adventure your self!!


We will drive until the hangliding take off area located on the pedra bonita mountain at the tijuca national park. From there we will start the hiking to its summit, 696 meters (2282 feet) of altitude, you will be able to contemplate a splendid view of the Park, the imposing Pedra da Gávea, São Conrado and Barra beaches, After returning back to the car we drive to the other section of the park coolling off at one one of small waterfalls of the Tijuca national park. On the way back to the hotel we stop at the charming Chinese view at the Tijuca Forest.

Hiking moderate level:
It's 40 min to go up to the peak and 40 min go down.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: lobby of the hotel

End location: hotel

Duration: 5 hours

What’s Included

Other: My zafira car, my guide assistance, parking lot fees

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Reais - snacks and drinks

What’s Extra

Other: drinks , water, snaks

Private tour guide Julio

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