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Bosque da Barra

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Address: Avenida das Americas 6000 | Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22793-080, Brazil
Phone Number:
(21) 3151-3428

Tue-Sun 7am-6pm

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Family park to Discover Brasilian Wildlife

Bosque da Barra is situated within in the city limits of Rio de Janeiro. The 35 square km offers a variety of things to do. A afternoon picnic around lakes or in the forest... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Hans B
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Bosque da Barra is situated within in the city limits of Rio de Janeiro. The 35 square km offers a variety of things to do. A afternoon picnic around lakes or in the forest, playful times with our family, but also the possibility to find Capyvara's, Agouti's, Monkeys, Alligators, Lizards and other species of rainforest wildlife, Also interesting native plants,... More 

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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

The Bosque da Barra has a free spirit, with beautiful fauna and flora. The place is guided by a beautiful signs with informations of the place and pretty illustrations.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2014 via mobile

The park is a nice place for jogging, biking, relaxing. But it's not really a tourist attraction. There are many outdoor attractions and parks that I would recommend before this one, such as the Floresta da Tijuca, Quinta da Boa Vista, etc. If you're down that area anyway, an interesting option could be the Parque Chico Mendes, a few Km... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Reviewed 15 October 2012

Don't waste your time. Rio has much prettier parks... This one is far away from downtown Rio and desperately needs renovation.

Thank Amanda_Mey

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