tour starts with the departure from the passengers hotels to travel
by Jeep to visit the Botanical Garden, one of the most beautiful and
best preserved green areas of the city, which is an example of the
diversity of Brazilian and foreign flora. It was created in 1817 by
the king of Portugal João VI, and among the plant species found
there, highlights the imperial palms, the huge water lilies, the
famous Vitórias-regal and the Palo Brazil, a tree almost extinct on
the Atlantic coast . We will continue along the road of Horto
Florestal, to get to the next attraction.
will go to the National Park of Tijuca Forest, the largest urban
forest in the world, located approximately 10 minutes from Rio de
Janeiro's downtown. It is well known for being the place where is
located the monument of Christ the Redeemer, on Mount Corcovado, at a
height of 710 meters. We will be able to appreciate it from the
bottom of the hill. During the ride, animals like monkeys, sloths and
a variety of native birds can be seen
will stop at Vista Chinesa, a panoramic viewpoint created in tribute
to the Chinese community, from where we can appreciate the beautiful
beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana, the Guanabara Bay and Niteroi.
visited both points, we will return to the hotels, ending the tour.