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Tijuca National Forest is the largest urban rain forest in the world.
Most of the area was onced logged until the hills were barren. Then they decided to replant trees throughout the area, instead of just using local trees, they decided to also plant trees from Asia and other places.

Beautiful Waterfalls on Tijuca Peak.

An old tile map of the Tijuca National Park

From the summit of Tijuca Peak looking northeast toward the Rio-Niteroi Bridge.
The Maracan is visible below.

Nearing the summit of Tijuca Peak

Ancient veination on the primative tropical plants.

Ipanema and Lagoa

The Sugarloaf and the Christ (Hidden behind the radio towers)
Guanabara Bay, Piratininga Beach and Camboinhas Beach are visible in the background.

The Maracan and the Maracanzinho

Tijuca City as seen from atop Tijuca Peak.

Looking east over the Sugarloaf and Guanabara Bay
toward Niteroi and Lagoa de Piratininga

Pico do Papagaio (Parrot Peak)

Pedra Bonita (Pretty Rock)

Pedra Bonita and Pedra da Gavea with it's head in the clouds

Antennae and TV transmitters
The Sugarloaf sits below.

The Christ Statue on Corcovado can be seen on the other side of the transmitters.

Lagoa, Morro do Cabrito

Interesting Brazilian Flies

Golden Beetle

Rio de Janeiro

Tijuca, the Bridge to Niteroi, and the Maracan can be seen.

Maracan stadium and the hill on the right.

From atop Tijuca Peak looking northeast over Tijuca and downtown Rio.
The bridge to Niteroi is visible.

Dense Jungle meets Dense City.

Rio de Janeiro Jungle

Looking across Guanabara Bay to Icarai Beach south of Niteroi

The sign to Pico da Tijuca (Tijuca Peak)

Quati - Brazilian Raccoons

They always travel in large groups

The old man face on Pedra da Gavea

Another view of the face on Pedra da Gávea.

Pedra da Gávea

Brazilian Tamarines
Mico Monkeys

Brazilian Tamarines

Pepino Beach and Pedra da Gávea.

Wicked looking spider
Looks like a type of Argiope

Lagoa and Ipanema

Jockey Club next to Lagoa

Looking east toward the back of Christ the Redeemer
Cristo Redentor

Pico do Corcovado, Hunchback Peak.

The giant statue of Christ.

Pedra da Gavea and Pedra Bonita

Dois Irmãos (Two Brothers) and Rocinha (Little Ranch), the largest slum in Brazil.

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