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Botanical Garden (Jardim Botanico)

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Two 800-yard-long rows of towering royal palm trees are a highlight of this massive garden containing thousands of plants and trees, including every variety of palm tree imaginable.
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Rua Jardim Botanico 1008 | Jardim Botânico, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22460-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was surprised by the beauty of the botanical garden, honestly! We went on a sunday and were able to witness the orchid exhibition, which was impressive. THe visit is worth its money, as you will see a lot of exotic plants (also like 25m...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The cafe next entrance has a much better atmosphere than the open just within the grounds. The gardens are well laid out and a pleasure to wander around.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take an Uber here and get dropped outside . It’s actually quite large and many different plants to see with descriptions. And there is a nice cafe inside for lunch . We spent 3 hours maybe more here walking around. It’s very peaceful .

Date of experience: May 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a "free" day on my trip and decided to visit. It is a beautiful place for a walk. Don't forget your camera!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take a walk into the greenest exuberant and colourful surroundings of Rio’s Botanical Garden will enchant you. Discover the nymphaea pond, the opulence of rare orchids growing everywhere, the singing of birds and the variety of butterflies attracted by fruits from the trees... It’s a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank clotclotclot
Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not skip this beautiful garden. It is quite close to the center and worth while visiting the relaxing site.It is not just a botanic garden. It is full of beautiful corners added as diamonds in this garden and making the visit as enjoyable to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mendi62
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always when I am in Rio I visit The Jardim Botânico. An incridible garden with plants and trees from all over the world. In such a busy town it is realy a place of rest. Don’t miss it!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Johan j
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a private tour. Our guide, Henry Courcy, was amazing. He speaks several languages and soooo in the know and in the how. We got so many great pointers from him on Rio while on the tour and things to do and the experience...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank anna b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful gardens, local and exotic plants, beautiful trees, orchid garden, colonial palm trees, all inside the Botanical Garden Park in the heart of the city. Highly recomend. Fresh air, nice coffee shop. No pets allowed, no bikes either.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 343Patricia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and partner stayed spent 3 hours walking round these amazing garden's. There are literally hundreds of trees and plants from around the world. Well worth a visit even the tiny monkey's came down from the trees to see us (take some fruit with you)...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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January 20, 2019|
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Response from Mónica R | Reviewed this property |
It's really ok!! You must go there!
October 26, 2018|
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Response from Diana G | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I just called them and they said YES, you can schedule an English tour by phone or e-mail: jbrj@jbrj.gov.br Hope it helps! Bye!
September 14, 2018|
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Response from AnaBraz | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is.