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Botanical Garden (Jardim Botanico)

Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden Admission Ticket
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Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden Admission Ticket
from USD 8.00*
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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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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Rua Jardim Botanico 1008 | Jardim Botânico, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22460-000, Brazil
+55 21 38741808
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The gardens are a wonderful escape from the hustle and bustle of Rio. There is a huge amount to see, from giant palms to tiny orchids, as well as monkeys and birds. My one piece of advice is whatever you do, wear socks. I didn’t,...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The gardens are huge and beautiful. On a very warm Wednesday afternoon, there was hardly anyone there. Highlights for us were lanes lined with magnificent royal palm trees, amazing cactus area, orchids, and bromeliads. We were surprised by the amount of wildlife: marmosets, monkeys, a...More

Thank glover
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After visiting Santa Maria we got the taxi to drop us at The Botanical Gardens instead of hotel. We really enjoyed our visit- a very relaxed, peaceful atmosphere with lots of cute creatures and animals to see along with lots of exotic plants. The cafe...More

Thank Travel675618
Reviewed yesterday

The Gardens are beautiful but the maps are hard to follow and the numbering on the maps does not match the numbering of the signs. Nevertheless, we had a great visit and I would recommend this to all plant lovers.

Thank Arlene S
Reviewed yesterday

Very good selection of native plants. Well cared for especially the orchi.ds which were most beautiful

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The gardens are stunning, and despite some of the negative reviews, I could wander around them for quite some time and I wouldn’t get bored, they are very beautiful. There are however other beautiful spots in Rio that you don’t need to pay for. For...More

Thank Nicci P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Always a wonderful experience to walk peacefully among the trees, flowers, bushes and sometimes monkeys! Yes we saw many monkeys on this trip - the micos which we see all the time elsewhere but larger monkeys too - not sure which breed - but they...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a place to wander. Large and impressive gardens with a tropical flavour. Some lovely orchids including one smelling of chocolate. It is very peaceful just wandering round. Staff at entrance very helpful. Brazilians over 60 get in for gslf price, and I'd been...More

Thank Nastame
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a wonderful place with an incredible variety of flora and fauna. Enjoy a pleasant place in contact with nature.

Thank JamissonMelo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really big beautiful garden full of natural and wildlife. I was roaming in there just admiring it for a couple of hours.

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Response from Giovanni L | Reviewed this property |
open on sundays, check jbrj gov br There are two ways in One from Rua Jardim Botanico rougly in front of Restaurant Rubayat, where the Epaço Tom Jobim is also located. The side entrance is in rua Pacheco Leao roughly in... More