Parque Florestal da Tijuca
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Paisagens e cenarios de montanha, florestas, cascata e esportes variados.
A short distance by taxi or tour van you will find the Tijuca Forest which is part of a larger national park. The Tijuca is all than remains in the Rio area of the "Mata Atlantica" (Atlantic coastal rain forest).
It's the largest urban woods in the world. The atmosphere is superb. You can find waterfalls, stunning views and great hikes among all. We strongly recommend you to get a guide if you want to explore the woods!
Located in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, with access through the North, South and West zones, Tijuca National Park protects the largest urban forest in the world replanted by man, with an extension of 3,953ha of Atlantic Forest. It is the most visited National Park in Brazil, receiving more than…