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Niteroi, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

You can start the trekking begining from the left side of the ramp. Beautiful place for photoshooting

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RossanaSpena
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

If you are in Rio or Niterói for a short time this is one place you must visit. It has breathtaking views from Rio and the oceanic beaches of Niterói and, if you are lucky, you can shoot some great pictures of people jumping to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Antonio C
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Very good place to bring your family and friends and experience views from Niterói, Rio de Janeiro and região oceânico. You can enjoy people doing paragliding on both ramps they have

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank maccbr
Reviewed March 2, 2018

From Parque da Cidade you have one of the best sights of the city of Rio de Janeiro. Better to go by car and with company, during the day or to see the sunset...

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank vmacknight
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The experience to view Guanabara Bay across from Rio de Janeiro is unique. Wonderful, breathtaking. Hard to get there. Road badly preserved. If you are in good conditions to climb the steep hill, be cautious and don't take expensive belongings with you. Nothing much to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mônica M
Reviewed August 9, 2017

This is an excellent park, with interesting infrastructure and very nice environment. Unfortunatelly, it has not been properly looked by the last many mayors. It is being degraded during the last many years. Quite a pity. It has the potential to be one of the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Amazing views from two vantage points. Parasailing available for ~$100, less than half what you would pay in Rio proper.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Safari500661
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

This place has a really nice view on the Guanabara Bay, but there is really not much to do once your up there. Plus it's not really a hike since it's accessible to cars all the way up. You do find some adventurous people that...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Thaisa S
Reviewed April 17, 2017

This park ~260 meter have the most beautiful vie of Rio Sugar Loaf, Cristo and all the famous Rio peaks and Niteroi bridge and the city it also a takeoff place of gliders. It is one of the most beautiful sights in Rio area -...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Itzhack
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Great views here, back across the bay, able to see Sugar Loaf, Cristo and all the famous Rio peaks. Clear views, little haze, with views of the Niteroi bridge also. This spot has some amenities and restrooms. This is also where lots of hang gliders...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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akirtania
June 14, 2016|
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Response from Reginaldo B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, This is a really hard question, really do not think you will have any problem to do your photos at sunset. Usually there are a good number of visitors however coution is necessary.
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