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Jungle Me - Hiking and Trekking Ecotours

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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About Jungle Me - Hiking and Trekking Ecotours
Amazing hiking tours with small groups taking you to places where the traditional tours don't go. Get to see spectacular views from the highest peaks of the city, hike through the tropical rainforests of Rio and more than nature and wildlife, get deep inside ecology, botanical and curiosities about our ecosystem with our very knowledgeable tour guides. Tijuca Rainforest, Secluded Beaches, Prainha, Grumari, Vista Chinesa and many other incredible places. Discover Rio through nature and get 'jungled'!
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Tijuca Forest Adventure Full-Day Hike (Small-Group or Private)

Spend the day trekking through the lush Tijuca Rainforest on this small-group tour. Discover local wildlife as you make your way up to Taquara Hill which is 330 feet (100 meters) higher than Christ the Redeemer. Take in views of Rio, visit caves and grottoes, and take a dip on the refershing pools of the Baronesa Waterfall. This is a challenging hike for those with good physical fitness.
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8 to 9 hours
from $53.56

Tijuca Forest Family Hike (small group or private) - Half-day

Spend the day exploring Rio’s Tijuca Forrest, one of the world’s largest urban forests. After a hotel pick-up, your guide takes you on the scenic drive to the rainforest starting with a visit to Taunay Waterfall, the highest of the forest's many falls. Learn about the region’s native plants and animals as you hike, and then stop for a swim in the river. Finally, stop at the Chinese View Summit - one of the city’s top photo spots with views of Sugar Loaf and Christ the Redeemer. Moderate fitness is required for the 2.8 mile (4.5 km) hike, which has some challenging terrain, and hikers must be able to climb uphill, for a good portion of the journey. Participants are advised to bring a packed lunch and at least 2 liters of water for the day.
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5 hours
from $44.00

Tijuca Forest Half-Day Hike (small group or private)

Visit the beautiful Tijuca Rainforest during this half-day hike from Rio. Hike to Pedra Bonita, standing at 2283 feet, and get beautiful views of the city as well as the famous Pedra da Gavea. Trek through lush rainforests and discover some of the local wildlife like small monkeys and toucans.
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5 hours
from $44.00

Rio Nature Secrets - The Eco Citytour (small group or private)

This tour combines all the main and green nature areas of Rio (Tijuca Forest, Prainha, Grumari, Dois Irmãos Park, Chico Mendes Lagoon) stopping at 7 different attractions in 5 parks. Within 1 day you can visit these parks that are not easily accessible and featured in the classic tours and experience all the different ecosystems in Rio (beach, mountains, tropical rainforest, waterfalls, lagoon, mangrove).

1) Penhasco Dois Irmãos Park - a great view to Leblon and Ipanema
2) Tijuca Forest National Park: 3 attractions Chinese View summit, Taunay Waterfall and Canoas Summit
3) Break for lunch (not included)
4) Chico Mendes Lagoon - a mangrove where is possible to see caimans and capybaras (not guaranteed to see the animals)
5) Prainha Beach Park - a tiny cute beach, surrounded by mountains and rainforest
6) Grumari Beach Park - a protected and secluded beach area, where is possible to take a walk on the beach, or a dip in the ocean.

* This tour do NOT visit Christ Redeemer, Sugar Loaf
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8 to 9 hours
from $53.56
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The Tour was fantastic! Tito, the guide was very very good. He was funny and he made the tour very interesting.  Also found it very good that we were a few, that way I enjoy hiking more.
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Response from junglemerio, General Manager at Jungle Me - Hiking and Trekking Ecotours
Responded Mar 18, 2020
Hola Josefina! Muchas gracias por su opinión y por compartirla en línea. Nosotros nos quedamos muy felices que té gusto nuestra experiencia. Muchs gracias!
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The hike was absolutely beautiful, as taken from a storybook, and it was a wide range of various nature scenarios. The difficult level was good With a combo of some harder leg work and some nicer strolling. BUT this was so much more than a hike because the tour guide Tiago gave
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Response from junglemerio, General Manager at Jungle Me - Hiking and Trekking Ecotours
Responded Mar 18, 2020
Hello Kim. Thanks for your kind words and positive review and also for sharing it with other travelers. If you ever come to Rio again let´s jump in another adventure.
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My boyfriend and I planned a trip to Rio and decided to book a tour with Jungle Me. We were extremely interested in exploring Tijuca Forest however, we didn’t want to go alone since it is such a large area and we both are not fluent in Portuguese. Aline was our tour guide for
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Response from junglemerio, General Manager at Jungle Me - Hiking and Trekking Ecotours
Responded Mar 18, 2020
Thanks a million for your reviews and for sharing your experience with details. This give other travelers a great idea of how we work and what to expect and coming from a customer like you is even better. Many many thanks from Rio!!!
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What an incredible experience with Jungle Me! My friend and I ended up with a private tour and it was easily the highlight of our time in Rio. Roberto and Tito started off the morning with a top level history of Brazil, which was both informative and accessible. Then, as we
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Response from junglemerio, General Manager at Jungle Me - Hiking and Trekking Ecotours
Responded Mar 18, 2020
Hello Sarah. Thanks for choosing our company and for taking an adventure with us. And also thank you for sharing your positive opinion with our team. ;)
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Got picked up very close to hotel Great guide and good at explaining details Real jungle hike, with cave exploring and showering in a waterfall. A very good experience overall.
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Response from junglemerio, General Manager at Jungle Me - Hiking and Trekking Ecotours
Responded Mar 18, 2020
Thanks for choosing our company and also for your review and for sharing it. Yes, we it´s a real jungle hike, going into a cave with a waterfall shower in the end, right? Great option for adventuruous travelers! ;)
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