Barra da Tijuca is a southwestern borough of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, known for its natural and opulent beauty. Rio de Janeiro, commonly known as Rio, is the capital city of the Rio de Janeiro State, the second largest city of Brazil and the third largest metropolitan area in South America. Since July 2012, part of the city has been designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in the category of ''cultural landscape''.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skydiving in Resende, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro State Brazil
It is not widely known as a tourist destination since its influence, in a national and international level, is mainly determined by the fact that it houses the Nuclear Fuel Factory and heavy industry factories.
However, there are a number of touristic points that a voyager may admire in Resende, including the first National Park in Brazil ‘ Parque Nacional do Itatiaia’, the Academy Theater, which is the biggest theater in Latin America as well as sights of historical importance.
What is more, the city may attend to any adrenaline seeker’s needs, since it houses skydiving schools that will charm the lovers of extreme sports. You ‘ll have the chance to take off from the Aeroporto de Resende, reaching 12000 ft/ 3658 m and then have the dive that will fill your blood with adrenaline and your body with excitement.
There are courses of AFF, S/L and Tandem, while each dive is guided by professionals.