We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tijuca Peak Hiking Tour in Rio de Janeiro

Select Date and Travellers
US$ 55.00
2 travellers
    What to Expect
    Begin your hiking excursion with a morning pickup at your Rio hotel. Climb into a comfortable tour vehicle, and travel to Tijuca National Park.

    Drive through the forest to your first stop, the Taunay Waterfall, one of the highest in this urban forest. Stop at the Visitor's Center, and then lace up your shoes and begin your hike. Listen to your guide's commentary on the endemic flora and fauna as you walk, stopping at the Chinese Viewpoint and the Emperor's Table. End up at Monkey's Waterfall on the summit of Tijuca Peak, and get panoramic views of Rio and beyond. 

    Return to your vehicle for the journey back to your accommodations in central Rio.
    Show More
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    The pick up area is South Zone, City Center and Barra(hotels and flats close to the metro station, up to 2KM), the vast majority of hotels and rented flats are in these areas. If you are not staying in these areas you can choose as a meeting point a hotel that is closer to you within the covered area.
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    Show More
    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for passengers with back problems
    • Medium degree of difficulty
    • It is recommended that you bring water and wear comfortable clothes, trekking or sport shoes, a bathing suit and sunscreen
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    Traveller rating
    • 37
    • 6
    • 1
    • 1
    • 0
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    • Filter
    • English
    Popular mentions
    Good way to spend a morning. The hike is about an hour or so to get to the top. Steep at the end but worth it. Rafael was our guide and he was great! Even brought bananas for everyone.
    Read more
    Daniel is a great guy and tailored the trip to our requests and adapt the tour due to weather restrictions. Highly recommended.
    Read more
    Excellent morning hike up Rio’s highest peak - Tijuca - followed by afternoon paragliding from Pedra Bonita. Both were very well run with Bernardo guiding us up the mountain visiting several sights and an hour trek up. Daniel and Carlos piloted us off the mountain in a tandem
    Read more
    We booked tour through Tijuca Forest with our kids (age 6 and 9). Communication prior to booking (through WhatsApp) was very good. Our guide, Rafael, picked us up (about 15-20 minutes late but this is standard for Rio). We went to the Chinese Viewpoint, waterfall and up to the
    Read more
    The guide was very pleasant and knowledgeable, he was very welcoming. He told us many thing about the park and gave us the time to enjoy the amazing views and the nature. The only regret is that the tour didn't last longer.
    Read more
    Key Details
    • Duration: 5h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Languages Offered: English
    Why Book on TripAdvisor?
    • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
    • Low Price Guarantee
    • No Booking Fees
    • Secure Payments
    • 24/7 SupportCall: 000-0800-100-6999