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golden lion tamarin

Atlantic Forest

Golden Lion Tamarin

Conservation Reserve


The golden lion tamarin (Leontopithecus rosalia - family: Callitrichidaeis), is one of the world's most endangered mammals, with a population of about 3,500 individuals. The conservation status is EN= Endangered (IUCN 3.1).

Their distribution range of this magnificent small monkey is very limited and confined to a small area at less than 300m altitude, in the Atlantic Forest of the Rio de Janeiro state.
You can photograph these wonderful animals in a protected forest and visit the centre of conservation and reintroduction program.


  • Where: The tour begins and ends at Rio de Janeiro (GIG) airport
  • When: All year round
  • Duration: 2D/1N
  • Private Guiding Tour
  • By booking this tour you contribute to the conservation of the tamarins


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Tour Codes

GLT2 - Golden Lion Tamarin - 2 Days / 1 Night