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Claudio Coutinho Trail

Praia Vermelha | Sugar Loaf, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-270, Brazil
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Morro da Urca Hiking Tour with Sugar Loaf Cable Car
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

It is a light walk in one of most secure areas in RJ. Along the track you are going to enjoy a very nice view from Guanabara Bay

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Reviewed January 23, 2018

After visiting the Red beach we walked to the nearby Claudio Countinho trail. An awesome place, quiet and lush with trees.

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

On the left hand (North) side of Praia Vermelha you find this easy tarmac walkway which goes under the South lee of Sugar Loaf. It´s quite likely that you will see little monkeys called ´micos´. It´s suitable for all ages, even wheelchairs and prams/baby buggies....More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017

This is a beautiful trail. You can walk until the end or get the trail to Sugar Loaf first hill, name Cara-de-Cao. It is a nice 50 minutes trail to the first hill. You can descend using the Cable car or just get the same...More

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Reviewed December 26, 2017

Real nice trail. From there you can get to Urca Mountain. From the trail you have a beautiful view from Guanabara Bay and besides you can see different native animals such as the little micos.

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

The Claudio Coutinho Trail, named after a famous Brazilian National Soccer Team coach, is a nice place to jog or simply strecht your legs. Enjoy the landscape, the nice view and fresher air.

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Reviewed October 20, 2017

It´s a military area with acess to the all public where you and your family can go for a walk. There is an amazing view from Morro da Urca base. Some times you can see native plants and micos (lion tamarin). By this place, you...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

A regular tour that costs a lot (more expensive than it's worth). This tour can be replaced by another event more in account...

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Reviewed September 28, 2017

Rio de Janeiro is a place full of beautiful places and views and some aren't known to the major public, this is one of them, when you arrive at urca to take a trip to the sugar loaf you wouldn't imagine that on the left...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2017

The Claudio Coutinho Trail offers a nice effortless walk in which you are all the time close to the sea with a fresh breeze.

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Response from Alexandre W | Reviewed this property |
The area is totally safe, provided that it is a military one. You cannot climb up the Sugar Loaf, unless you are a mountain climber.
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