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.

Parque Lage

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Rua Jardim Botanico, 414, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22461-000, Brazil
Phone Number: +55(21) 3257-1800
Website
Improve this listing
Book ahead on Viator
Recommended
More Info
$99*
and up
Private Tour: Botanical Gardens and Parque Lage...
More Info
$93*
and up
Art and Fashion Tour in Rio de Janeiro
More Info
$122*
and up
Corcovado Private Hiking Tour to Christ the Redeemer Statue

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 2,505 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1446
    Excellent
  • 851
    Very good
  • 179
    Average
  • 21
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Encounter with nature in a big city

It is a very nice experience to enjoy this piece of nature in the heart of Rio de Janeiro. Tropical trees and nice alleys are a good combination. There is also a nice restaurant... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
luizfac
,
Rio de Janeiro, RJ

Similar Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro

Add Photo Write a Review

2,505 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I went there expecting to see a lot more things, but there is not much. It is better to go to the Botanic garden rather than here.

Helpful?
Thank Miguel L
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is a very nice experience to enjoy this piece of nature in the heart of Rio de Janeiro. Tropical trees and nice alleys are a good combination. There is also a nice restaurant in sometimes interesting art exhibitions.

Helpful?
Thank luizfac
IOM
Level Contributor
101 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If this is the park that is traversed on the train to the 'statue' then it is amazing , a real rain forest in the city .

Helpful?
Thank BeeZee8
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Put sunblock, get there early. Their were talking about closing this place because there was no money to support this beautiful park, of course the PT party has stolen all the money of the country. So if you are in Rio is a must see if still open.

Helpful?
1 Thank HDrapier
London
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building and gardens are lovely. The little Resturant in the corner does great food. The building could do with a refurbishment it's a shame to see something with so much heritage go to ruin. The state should be ashamed of themselves for not putting funding into this building.

Helpful?
Thank dejm106
Porto Alegre - Brazil
Level Contributor
41 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Parque Lage is a large green area that once belonged to a wealthy man, who built an Italian-style castle for his wife. She was an Italian opera singer and he wanted to make her feel more "at home". It now is a public park, very nice, proper to picnics. There is a cafe beautifully located in the internal area... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Ladybug0506
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
64 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a really nice free attraction in brazil. it comprises a mansion which used to be owned by a wealthy business man and the grounds... the grounds are really amazing and there are some great photo opportunities. you feel like a child exploring, discovering all the little waterfalls and castles... the mansion itself is an open courtyard style (snoop... More 

Helpful?
Thank fifers89
Level Contributor
15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'd say this is a must do! When going to Rio you get a wonderful walk with a lot of nature everywhere my friends and I loved it! Even more than the botanical gardens! It is free and very well preserved! You must go

Helpful?
Thank Juanmanuel R
Heuvelland, Belgium
Level Contributor
101 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful park not far from the botanical gardens. Gives added value because is much more natural than the the botanical gardens. there is even a trail that leads to the Cristo Redentor. The entrance is free.

Helpful?
Thank Erwin V
Boston, MA
Level Contributor
71 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have an extended stay in Rio, I would definitely recommend making a visit here. The views are beautiful and I would recommend taking a short ride into the Lagoon on the Swan Boats. It was a really fun daytime activity.

Helpful?
Thank Kaykay

Travelers who viewed Parque Lage also viewed

 

Been to Parque Lage? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Parque Lage and other visitors
7 questions
Ask a question
Elkhart, Indiana
8 months ago
Toronto, Canada
Birmingham, United Kingdom
5 months ago

See all questions (7)

Questions? Get answers from Parque Lage staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?