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Address: Av. Pasteur, 520, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-255, Brazil
Phone Number:
+55 21 2546 8433
Today
8:00 am - 7:45 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:45 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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$30.00*
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Skip the Line: Sugar Loaf Admission Ticket
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$77.00*
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Sugar Loaf Mountain Half-Day Tour
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$110.00*
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Two of Rio's Best: Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf Mountain Tour

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Great view at both mountains Lines long and people push allot But view well worth it I recommend the expedited line It cost more but the main line is bypassed I love the place... read more

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Danbury, Connecticut
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27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Great view at both mountains Lines long and people push allot But view well worth it I recommend the expedited line It cost more but the main line is bypassed I love the place and will go again

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I am glad we visit the Sugarloaf Mountain. What a great views up there and it was amazing they built the cable car to take people to the top of the rock.

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Cortlandt Manor, New York
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31 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Patience re the wait for a cable car and the ascent to Sugarloaf leads to a heavenly reward, whether you believe in such a celestial place or not! This and Corcovado have cemented a vision of a beautiful Rio in our minds forever!

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Winfield
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168 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing city view, but arrive early or you will be caught in lines that are HOURS long. There are two cable car rides to get to the top. A restaurant is at the first stop, and from all I have heard, it is good.

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bolton
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Good views Great cable car That's just it Worth a visit But go on a sunny day Not too expensive Go early

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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51 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As a tour guide in Rio, I can only recommend that you do all the touring that you want during the day, and save the Sugar Loaf mountain for the last of the day. Yes, lines tend to be long from end of december to march, but don't you also stay in line for hours at Disney to see an... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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183 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a classical place to visit, either during early morning or for Sunset. Perfect views of Copacabana, Leme & Botafogo Beach, as well as seeing the planes starting & landing. You oversee the sveral parts of "marvelous city" as well the Cristo on Corcovado mountain. A must for every Rio visitor. Remember the 007 movie with Roger Moore fighting... More 

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Canelones, Uruguay
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Took a long walk from Leblon to sugarloaf, perfect end to the day watching the sunset go down over Rio, Pretty long wait as expected but totally worth it and putting the tick on my bucket list :)

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Thank Paulieallen
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The place is accessible only by cable car that you can take it from the Praia Vermelha and you have one stop at the Morro da Urca and last stop on the top of the Sugarloaf Mountain. Don't leave Rio without visiting this place!

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Thank Yehudah W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of the most visited sites in Rio de Janeiro! The view of the Corcovado Mountain at sundown from that vantage point is not to be missed!

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Urca
Urca is one of the oldest areas in Rio. Known for its incredible views of the city, the neighbourhood runs along Guanabara bay, providing visitors with an opportunity to watch the sunset from one of Rio’s greatest natural treasures: Sugarloaf Mountain (Pao de Acucar). It is said that the locals in Urca are “bon vivant,” which is one of the reasons the area attracts people of all styles and ages. Urca is the perfect place to take a stroll and appreciate the area’s beautiful architecture, enjoy a cocktail and some delicious seafood pastries at a bar, or bring a bottle of wine and enjoy it while sitting anywhere along the stone seawall known as the “mureta.”
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