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Bosque da Barra, Rio de Janeiro
Categories: Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Bosque da Barra is 50 hectares (124 acres) of pure green right in the middle of the busy West Zone of the city. Close to the Avenue of Americas, this park was created with the goal of environmental preservation and protection of the natural landscape and local wildlife in an urban setting. Here you can see rare and endangered species of butterflies and orchids, native to this area. A wide variety of wildlife makes this a popular place for birdwatching. Tree-lined boulevards and trails are ideal for jogging, cycling, and long walks away from city traffic. There are also lots of grassy areas where you can picnic or play sports. With our international travel planner, Rio de Janeiro attractions like Bosque da Barra can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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Ótimo passeio de final de semana em família! Bom para caminhadas e pra quem está procurando algo sem custo para fazer no Rio de Janeiro, pra quem cansou de ir na praia! Para os pequenos é ótimo: o bos... read more »Great weekend trip as a family! Good for walking and for those who are looking for something without cost to do in Rio de Janeiro, who tired to go on the beach! Small is great: the woods are full of wild animals. Too many toys, too!show original
Espaço tranquilo pra ir com a família e aproveitar a natureza deste belo lugar Gratuito, bom pra crianças, caminhadas e andar de bicileta tambémTranquil space to go with the family and enjoy the nature of this beautiful place, good for kids, hiking and riding a bike alsoshow original
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 fam... read more »
A huge grove in central neighborhood Barra da Tijuca. There's a small parking area, so you may have to park outside on a weekend or holiday. You can get there by BRT easily. This park is a good place for pratice running or walking, for picnics and to take kids for outdoor plays. If you are lucky you may cross with some capybaras family enjoying their day.
Great place for walking and running! Also awesome to bring the kids.
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Roberto de Tarso Alves Pereira
Lugar calmo e tranquilo Bom para piqueniques
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