Botanical GardensApprox. Time: 4 hours
Activity Level: Easiest

This 245,000 m2 park, opened in 1991, features a huge glass pavilion patterned after the 19th century crystal palaces of England. The gardens are laid out in a French style, and behind the pavilion, which houses many species of native flora, several trails lead through a large wooded area. The Botanical Museum also features permanent and special floral displays. Located on Rua Ostoja Roguski, or the Primeira Perimetral dos Bairros, in the Jardim Botânico district.