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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
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Sugar Loaf Mountain Half-Day Tour
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Two of Rio's Best: Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf Mountain Tour

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A ride to the top of Sugarloaf is all about the spectacular views but you should also know that there are good services at your two stops. Decent light food fare, drinks and a... read more

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Washington, Pennsylvania
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460 reviews
210 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A ride to the top of Sugarloaf is all about the spectacular views but you should also know that there are good services at your two stops. Decent light food fare, drinks and a few gift shops allow you to spend a little time up in the clouds.

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Lakeland, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was expecting the cable car ride to be rocky, but it was smooth as silk! Lively views, relaxed seating, no one to rush you thru the experience. Nice coffee shops, etc. Clean restrooms. Amazing sights all round.

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Thank Dayl D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Recommend heading to sugarloaf at around 3pm - make your way to the top to watch the sunset at 5pm ish. There is a place to eat and drink on the first tier before heading to the top level. So fun!

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Budapest, Hungary
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I spent few hours there and to tell the truth the view worth it. Just check my pictures. Recommended. It was 75 real to get to the top.

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Thank silangel1
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not necessarily a must do during the day time it affords good views is pleasant enough and not too crowded. But when it does come into its own is at sunset especially if there are dark clouds as you can see from my picture, if you catch it at the right time it is truly breathtaking

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Norton Lindsey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was the second of the 'must do' visits whilst in Rio and again we were not disappointed. As I am sure everyone knows, Sugar Loaf Mountain is a peak situated in Rio at the mouth of Guanabara Bay on a peninsula that juts out into the Atlantic Ocean. It is accessed by two cable cars which are frequent reducing... More 

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Russell, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

There were beautiful views from Sugarload Mountain. It wasn't very crowded and was well set out. Would certainly recommend.

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Greater Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice short bush walk. Many place to see the views and able to be reached by Public buses with little difficulty. Met my expectations.

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were going to book a £100 tour...but realised you can do the tour yourself very easily by public bus We must have been very lucky as there were no queues and brought a ticket and straight on the cable car...view is incredible Loved every second of being there. We were also lucky enough to see the marmoset monkeys Coffee... More 

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Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a beautiful sunny day to take the cable car up to Sugar loaf. I think this is a must do in Rio. You can see the quite a bit of the city of Rio and Cristo in the distance. You can spend as much time as you would like up there to take pictures and just enjoy the... More 

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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.”