Frequently Asked Questions

A BioParque is a place focused on the well-being of animals, conducting research projects for species conservation, and also prioritizing environmental education for visitors.

Our address is Parque da Quinta da Boa Vista S / N, São Cristóvão, RJ, 20940-040. You can reach BioParque do Rio in various ways! We are located in the heart of São Cristóvão, at Quinta da Boa Vista. The nearest metro or train station to BioParque do Rio is São Cristóvão Station.

You can plan your route to BioParque do Rio using Google Maps by clicking here. 

We are open every day from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, with the last admission at 4:00 PM.

If you are a BioParque do Rio Member, you have exclusive entrance hours starting at 8:30 AM.

Oh! The hours are subject to change.

Therefore, we suggest checking the updated information on the ticket website.  [Click here]

Yes, it is possible to purchase tickets at the box office. However, we recommend that you buy your tickets online for greater convenience. Online tickets are priced the same as those at the box office. Click here

Yes. Below are the parking rates at BioParque do Rio:

R$ 35.00 – weekends and holidays.
R$ 30.00 – weekdays.

R$ 30.00 – weekends and holidays.
R$ 25.00 – weekdays.

Parking is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day.

*Subject to availability and price change.

What is the price of tickets for BioParque do Rio?**
The ticket price for entry to BioParque do Rio is R$47, and the half-price rate is R$23.50.
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  • Half-price: For individuals aged 3 to 21 and seniors from 60 years old (Brazilian or foreign residents in Brazil upon presentation of proof).
  • Student/Youth ID: Valid for students (Brazilian or foreign residents in Brazil upon presentation of a Student ID or proof of enrollment in Youth ID, along with a photo ID).
  • People with disabilities (PCD): Valid for people with disabilities (Brazilian or foreign residents in Brazil upon presentation of proof). *Entitles one companion of the person with disabilities to a half-price ticket, provided they can prove the necessity.
  • Public school teachers in the Municipality of Rio de Janeiro: Tickets can only be purchased at the box office. Proof of employment, such as a paycheck from one of the last three months, is required for verification.

The requirement for half-price tickets does not accumulate with combo discounts and can be purchased separately for each park ticket.


We offer free admission for children up to 2 years and 11 months.

Yes! If you wish to reschedule your visit, your ticket is valid for 30 consecutive days from the date of purchase. You can reschedule by logging into the ticket website in the “My Reservations” section. The procedure can only be done once. [ Click Here]  

IMPORTANT: Currently, it is not possible to change visit details at the BioParque do Rio ticket office. It can only be done through the ticket website.

Guides, tours, or groups with more than 10 people should send an email to [email protected], and we will facilitate your purchase

Yes, there are school visits at BioParque do Rio! You can get more details on what the visit entails CLICK HERE].

Yes! BioParque do Rio remains open on rainy days. However, in the event of heavy rain, the park may be closed.

If you wish to reschedule your visit due to rain, don’t worry! Your ticket is valid for 30 consecutive days from the date of purchase. You can reschedule your visit by accessing the ticketing website in the “My Reservations” section.

The BioParque do Rio Membership program is an annual plan. You pay a one-time fee and enjoy various benefits, including unlimited visits, exclusive hours, discounts on shops, food, and beverages, support for research and conservation projects, and much more. Payment can be made online with a credit card or in person at the park’s ticket booth using credit cards, debit cards, or cash.

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Due to safety regulations and to ensure a better visitor experience, picnics are not currently allowed at BioParque do Rio.

No! You can enjoy this new concept of a zoo for as long as you want, respecting the opening hours. The circuit can take approximately 2 and a half hours, but it may vary depending on each visitor’s pace.

There are several dining options scattered throughout the park.

At BioParque do Rio, you’ll find various food options, including popcorn, ice cream, cheese bread, snacks, hot dogs, juices, soft drinks, beer, and much more!

Lunch options:
Primates Area: Located in front of the Primate Island, this place is ideal for taking a break from your tour and enjoying dishes like pasta, stroganoff, risotto, and more.
Burguer da Beca: Offers a variety of burgers and hot dogs.

Yes, there is a locker service with two different sizes. Here are the dimensions and prices:

40×40 cm: R$10.00
40×60 cm: R$15.00

Yes! Following all current guidelines, our space was designed to be fully accessible and inclusive.

To ensure the safety and health of the species at BioParque do Rio, pets are not allowed on the premises, except for guide dogs accompanied by official documentation and the signing of a consent form presented at the ticket office.

Note: It is not possible to access the Imersão Tropical and Fazendinha areas with a guide dog.

Alcoholic beverages, coolers, thermal bags or boxes, shopping carts, beach chairs, suitcases, kites and similar items, balls and gas balloons, sound systems, glass containers, electric carts, tricycles and similar items, bicycles, scooters, skateboards, and rollerblades, objects with sharp or cutting edges (such as scissors, utility knives, knives, pocket knives, and similar items), firearms, fireworks, and illegal substances are not allowed.

Additionally, entering shirtless or in swimwear or using drones inside the park is not permitted.

Yes, you can celebrate your birthday at BioParque do Rio. To do so, send an email to [email protected] with the date and time of your celebration and inquire about the pricing.

Yes! BioParque do Rio has an official store that offers various customized products, plush toys, mugs, shirts, and much more!

Yes, you can enter BioParque do Rio with a baby stroller. We also offer stroller rentals for children. Payment is made on-site.

You can now get your questions answered and purchase your tickets through the official WhatsApp support.

[ Click here ]

Through the official BioParque do Rio website, it is possible to pay via PIX or credit card.

At the box office it is possible to purchase tickets using debit or credit card.

There are no additional fees when purchasing tickets online. [Guarantee here]