This exotic 137-hectare garden, with more than 8000 plant species, was designed by order of the Prince Regent Dom João (later to become...
Espaço Tom Jobim
Bossa nova legend Tom Jobim was a big admirer of the botanical gardens. This Jardim Botânico concert venue and art space was created as...
Museu do Meio Ambiente
Situated just outside the entrance to the botanical gardens, the Museu do Meio Ambiente houses temporary environmentally focused exhibits.
Bar do Horto
Colorful Bar do Horto is one of Jardim Botânico's most charming bars. The decor is festive and kitsch: walls covered with shimmering...
In a charming yellow colonial house, the two-story Borogodó is a great neighborhood destination for bistro fare: duck risotto with...
Pacheco Leão 812 · interesting places nearby
This small, charming neighborhood cafe and bistro on a peaceful corner in Jardim Botânico serves up delectable salads, pastas and Asian-inspired dishes such as Thai chicken curry. There are a handful of sidewalk tables. Oyster lovers should come on Thursdays during happy hour, when oysters arrive fresh from Santa Catarina.