Return to the Rainforest
Dora and Friends 2
Airdate September 18, 2015
Season 1
Episode 19
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Return to the Rainforest is the 19th episode of Dora and Friends in season 1.

Characters present


Dora visits her old home in the rainforest and reunites with her old friends, including Boots, Benny, Isa, Tico, and even Swiper, and plans a mission to save Backpack and Map.


The wizard with his missing piece

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The episode starts with Dora and her friends having a party.


  • The Travel Song gets reused with different lyrics that was never seen on "Dora the Explorer".
  • All of Dora's friends did not age in the reboot.
  • The characters from "Dora the Explorer" appear for their first episode on "Dora and Friends: Into the City".
  • "All For One" and the "We Did It" song get combined into one. The lyrics starts off with "We did it together, all for one" and the tune still concludes with "Together all for one, that's how we got it done. We helped out everyone, All for one".
  • As a result of the events of this episode, Dora's friends Backpack and Map from Dora the Explorer join the cast of Dora and Friends: Into the City! along with Bud, a young flower who comes from Isa's garden.
  • Backpack has a different look in this episode.
  • If one looks closely, when Backpack is ripped open, a Slinky is seen among her items.


Dora and Friends Season 1
Doggie Day! | We Have a Pirate Ship! | The Royal Ball | The Magic Ring | Dance Party | Magic Land! | Dora Saves Opera Land | Puppet Theater | Mystery of the Magic Horses | The Search for Mono | Buddy Race | Dora in Clock Land | Magical Mermaid Adventure | Puppy Princess Rescue | We Save the Music | S'more Camping | Dragon in the School | Kate's Book | Return to the Rainforest | Trick or Treat