Catacumba Park, Rio de Janeiro
(4.5/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
Designed as a sculpture park, Catacumba Park is also a tropical forest with many hiking trails under a lush canopy of native trees. You can always find cooler temperatures and a constant shade from the hot Brazilian sun here. After viewing sculptures in the lower section of the park, take a scenic trail up the hill, at top of which a panoramic view of the Lagoa district and the mountains of Dois Irmaos and Pedra da Gavea opens up. From here you can also see the iconic Christ the Redeemer Statue. This park was developed on the site of a former favela, and currently offers a number of adventures to visitors, from rock-climbing and rappelling, to zip-lining and canopy walks through the treetops. Arrange your visit to Catacumba Park and discover more family-friendly attractions in Rio de Janeiro using our Rio de Janeiro vacation generator.
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  • Turn on beautiful!!!!! Full of things to do Track Tyrolean Hiking Climbing sculptures and beautiful Culture even Some attractions you get, but it's not very expensive. The view is extraordinary is good to go with someone who knows. ok guys don't forget to carry your water. BJS
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  • very pleasant to go with the family, the kids have fun in activities of tree climbing. Has an accessible trails, a great programme of weekend.
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  • The Park is beautiful and spacious, the trail is light and can do it in 30 min, but the Catabumba Park lacks staff, signage, and dumps the track path.
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