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Estrada Dona Castorina | Parque Nacional Da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
+55 21 2492-2253
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Estrada Dona Castorina | Parque Nacional Da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

If your time is limited head here for a great view of Rio and the surrounding neighbourhoods which gives you a great understanding of the city layout.

Thank martin_hoyle
Reviewed October 25, 2015

A short drive from Jardim Botânico through winding roads full of trees, on the way to Floresta da Tijuca. Definitely one of the most beautiful views of Rio and one of the cariocas' favourites.

Thank Dcb0902
Reviewed October 25, 2015

not much to see and was a waste of time if you visit Sugar Loaf, you will get much more value for your time

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Reviewed October 18, 2015

Part of our tour and it was just another amazing viewpoint. Nothing to do there its just on its own and I think this stop is put in just to fill up a days tour? But still brilliant view.

Thank RuthyGlasgow
Reviewed October 16, 2015

If you have to stop here, then do so. This road is the loooooong way to the top, it is very windy and narrow in places.

Thank SteveandDD
Reviewed October 9, 2015

Great views of the city & crazy winding roads to get there. Apparently the roads leading to this are where the Olympic cycling will be held.

Thank Bryan D
Reviewed September 27, 2015

Some people were cycling up here and beyond, which seemed a struggle for out taxi. Some were walking. Tight bends in the road, fast cars, would suggest you take a cab. Don't drive for fear of running someone over, or walk/cycle for fear of being...More

Thank DirkDiamond
Reviewed September 8, 2015

An anachronic small construction which offers a wonderful view of the sea and florest beneath it. But beware, the place is VERY dangerous, even by Rio de Janeiro´s standards. Never go at night.

Thank Otavio36
Reviewed September 7, 2015

100% outstanding the views are magnificent and not to be missed when in Rio. We saw monkeys, butterflies and gorgeous flowers.

Thank NatalieW18
Reviewed September 2, 2015

We stopped here as part of a private day tour great views and often monkeys hanging around probably not worth a special trip but as part of a day tour really nice lots of walkers joggers and bikers so trip can be slow but just...More

Thank Susan G
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