Hike and Rappel in Tijuca Forest – Rio de Janeiro

What is Rappel in Tijuca Forest?

Rappel in Tijuca Forest is practiced on the second largest mountain in the Tijuca National Park, at 989m altitude. Our rappelling activity will be vertical, with almost 20 meters of descent and with the immensity of the Tijuca Forest right behind us. The view is incredible!

Tijuca Forest has 3972 hectares and is one of the largest urban forests in the world. Located inside the boundaries of Tijuca National Park and within the city of Rio de Janeiro, it is considered a World Heritage Site by Unesco and has historical and eco-tourism attractions known worldwide.

The tour starts at the entrance gate of the park and includes trails through the forest, visit to the museum, the Cachoeira das Almas waterfall and the trail to Bico do Papagaio. The hike starts smooth until the base of the mountain, where we find a higher climb rugged and steep. From the summit you will be able to enjoy the main mountains of Tijuca National Park, such as Pico da Tijuca, Cocanha, Pedra do Conde, Pedra da Gavea and Pedra Bonita, as well as Sumaré and the top of Corcovado.

Rappel in Tijuca Forest has an estimated duration of 5 hours and all safety equipment is included in the tour as well as insurance.

Venture through Tijuca Forest and perform an amazing rappel on one of the biggest mountains in the city of Rio de Janeiro. Book your tour!

Rappel in Tijuca Forest Highlights

      • Conqueer the 2nd highest mountain of the Tijuca Forest
      • Realize an outstanding vertical rappel
      • Get to know the Tijuca National Park

Important things you should know before booking!

Important information
      • Before booking any product, check the risks involved, what’s included, the necessary equipment and the FAQ. If doubts arise, contact us.
      • When booking any tour, the tourist attests knowledge to the natural risk inherent in ecotourism and adventure activities as well as the activities risks. If you wish to understand more about the risks involved, contact us.
      • The excessive ingestion of alcoholic beverages or the use of drugs, as well as the carrying of weapons of any kind, before or during activities, is not allowed under penalty of exclusion of the participant.
      • The itinerary and the order of the tours can be changed due to the weather and/or adverse conditions inherent to the practice of ecotourism and adventure tourism.
How to get in touch with us?
      • Send an e-mail to contato@nattrip.com.br with your name, id, booked tour and callback information.
      • Via Whatsapp our number is +55 (21) 96931-8893.
      • If you are in Rio de Janeiro, direct call 3264-0182 or 96931-8893.
      • If you are in Brasil but not in Rio de Janeiro, use phone operator code and area code 0 XX 21 3264-0182 or 0 XX 21 96931-8893. Please check available operator codes in your location.
      • If you are not in Brasil, use the country and area codes +55 (21) 3264-0182 or +55 (21) 96931-8893.

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Price per person for Hike and Rappel in Tijuca Forest

1 person = R$ 199,00
2 persons = R$ 199,00
3 persons = R$ 180,00
4 persons = R$ 165,00
5 or more persons = R$ 150,00

* Value with 10% discount for payments via deposit or bank transfer.


We work with small groups!
‣ 1 guide for 6 people
‣‣ For larger Groups, more guides will lead the activity

From: R$199,00

Do you want to include any of optional services?



166,67 BRL (10% of discount)

150,00BRL per person on local deposit or transfer

166,67 BRL for payments with Credit Cards, PayPal or PagSeguro (up to 3x without interests)


• Daily departure available;

• Please consider that this tour requires booking at least one day in advance.

Type of Groups

  • Group: open to any customer to join*;
  • Private: exclusive to the customer that booked;

*It is necessary a minimum quorum of 2 participants for the activity to occur. In case you are booking alone, you will automatically join an existing group or create a new one depending on the chosen date. Nattrip will work to hit the minimum quorum but if we are not successful, you may reschedule your activity or ask for a full refund.

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  • Bico do Papagaio, Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


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