Meet at the centrally located meeting point to discuss the details of this experience. Then hop in the van and head west, passing Barra da Tijuca, Recreio, and some of Rio's most beautiful beaches. You will ultimately land in Barra de Guaratiba (up to a 1.5-hour drive) at the Museum. There, you will meander through the most famous Brazilian landscape architect's personal gardens and residence. He is responsible for influential urban projects all over Rio de Janeiro and Brazil, including the Copacabana Promenade, Flamengo Park, and the biggest outdoor museum in the world, Ibitipoca. Enjoy the colors, Brazil's vibrant flora, the architecture, the art, the music, and much more for something truly special. The professionally guided tour takes around 2 to 3-hours. Then, the small group will go to one of Rio de Janeiro's most special beaches and hang out in the sun. After soaking up some rays and catching some waves, you will have time to enjoy lunch at Mirante da Prainha, a fabulous beachfront restaurant. You couldn't ask for a nicer day exploring this hidden gem of Rio de Janeiro.

Activities summary

  • Departure Rio de Janeiro
  • Duration Full day
  • Available languages
    • English
    • Italian
    • French
    • Spanish
    • German
    • Russian
  • Meeting point Central point in the city
  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes
    • Museum entrance fee
    • Professional guide
    • Transporation to/from centrally located meeting point
    Price does not include
    • Lunch and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    Notes On this full-day tour you will enjoy a visit to the Burle Marx Gardens, one of the most famous landscape architect’s homes and one of Rio de Janeiro’s best hidden gems. After, head to a pristine beach to relax and indulge in a seaside lunch with fantastic seafood and more.
    Cancellation policy If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.