The Tijuca Forest + Surfing is quite an unique tour. You get the best of the jungle and the best of the ocean in one trip. In Brazil, surfing is becoming quite a popular sport, and growing strong too. We host many international events from WCT to WQS. The coast of Rio has over 18 km of surfing waves, waiting to be riden. First timers are welcome to get on the board and stand up. It is considered a low impact activity, that interact with the natural environment, without disturbing it.
Tijuca Forest + Surfing – Program
This tour normally starts with a visit to Tijuca Forest park, stopping at Vista Chinesa Cascatinha Taunay (Taunay`s Falls) and some other important sites. After seeing the forest and its magnificent fauna and flora, tour heads out to the beach ( usually Barra, which has better waves for first timers). Once there, the guide introduces the group to the surf instructor. After a great time in the water, tour heads back to the hotel.
* The order of the activities may be changed.
Around 6 hours round trip.
Transportation, tour in the forest, surf lessons, equipment rentals and guiding services.
From 03 to 06 people
Easy to moderate
MOndays, Thursdays and Saturdays Pick ups between 8:00 am and 9:00 am
Wear comfortable walking shoes and clothes, bring towels, swimming suits and extra clothes to wear after the lesson.
Regular Price: R$ 370,00 per person
Combo Price : R$ 330,00 per person
How to Book :
Please click on the BOOK NOW button at the top right of this page, and fill out the booking form. Please read and agree with our terms and conditions, then pay the R$110,00 deposit . Choose an available date. We usually need at least 48 hs in advance, in order to provide this tour. In case the chosen date does not appear on our booking calendar, please send us an e-mail requesting availability. Remainder is always paid in cash to the guide, at the start of the tour. For full payment requests , we use Paypal with a 7% surcharge.
* We do not operate this tour during Carnival season or in any other busy holidays.
* The order of the activities may be switched according to weather conditions.
* In case of sudden weather changes, that may prevent any of the 2 activities from happening, the group will have the option of rescheduling the pending activity, but in this case, the discount will be valid ONLY for the activity that is being done at the time. The pending activity that will be rescheduled will go back to its regular price. The group has the right not to agree with this specific terms and therefore, are not obliged to reschedule the other activity.