Jeep Tour Tijuca Forest and Santa Teresa

From BRL R$280.00
  • Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
  • Product code: SIGJEEPTO103

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Tour in restored military open-air jeep
  • Pickup and drop-off from various points in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon, São Conrado, Botafogo, Flamengo, Glória) and Downtown (Lapa, Santa Teresa)
  • Local specialized tour guide
  • Languages offered on activity/tour: English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian and German – other languages upon request
  • Immediate confirmation


ITINERARY

Begin your tour in a restored military open-air jeep, with a visit to Selarón Steps and its famous colored tiles of the neighborhood of Lapa, a region with an artistic and vibrant atmosphere. Up next, visit the bohemian neighborhood of Santa Teresa with its beautifully preserved architecture and urban art. Visit the “Parque das Ruínas” (Ruins Park), a public park built around an old mansion and enjoy the view of Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro’s downtown area and the Sugarloaf. In the “Largo do Guimarães” you will be able to observe the famous tram of Santa Teresa. 

On the way to the Tijuca National Forest, prepare yourself to an amazing sensory experience in one of the largest urban forests in the world. Walk through the forest and feel the beautiful nature and sounds, you might be surprised by some animals, such as monkeys and toucans. Observe the Taunay Waterfall, the charming Mayrink Chapel built in 1855 and make a quick stop at the visitors’ center to know more about the forest. Get back to the jeep e pass by the famous São Conrado beach to observe the pilots on the hang gliding and paragliding, while returning to the hotel with panoramic views.


PICKUP & DROP OFF

  • Daily tours leaving in the morning or in the afternoon.
  • Estimated duration: 4 hours
  • Estimated times in the morning: between 08:00am and 09:00am (pickup) and 01:00pm (drop-off) – subject to change according to traffic conditions.
  • Estimated times in the afternoon: between 01:00pm and 02:00pm (pickup) and 06:00pm (drop-off) – subject to change according to traffic conditions.
  • Pickup and drop-off from various points in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon, São Conrado, Botafogo, Flamengo, Glória) and Downtown (Lapa, Santa Teresa).
  • Please contact the company responsible for the tour to confirm the pickup time.


INCLUSIONS

  • Roundtrip transportation via restored military open-air jeep
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional guide with live tour commentary in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian and German – other languages upon request
  • Pickup and drop-off from various points in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon, São Conrado, Botafogo, Flamengo, Glória) and Downtown (Lapa, Santa Teresa)

EXCLUSIONS

  • Food or Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)


ADDITIONAL INFO

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Children 3 years old or younger are complimentary, provided they do not occupy a seat
  • Pickup and drop-off from various points in the South Zone (Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon, São Conrado, Botafogo, Flamengo, Glória) and Downtown (Lapa, Santa Teresa) via military open-air jeep
  • This tour operates rain or shine
  • It is recommended that you bring hat and sunglasses for sun protection, repellent, and a jacket, as the forest is high in altitude and can be chilly


CANCELLATION POLICY

  • At least 1 calendar day in advance, full refund.
  • No refunds for cancellations on the day of the tour.