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Praia Vermelha | Sugar Loaf, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-270, Brazil
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Reviewed today

You may have already gone to many places to take a hike, but you have certainly never been on a trail of such beauty and unique sight. Next to the Morro da Urca, next to the Sea, you can walk on the Atlantic Ocean slope...More

Thank Thiago Lucio P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice hike with the sugar loaf mountain and praia vermelha on the backdrop. I always see monkeys (micos) when I come here. Worth the trip. You can also combine this hike with a cable car trip to sugarloaf mountain. Tips Go by taxi or...More

Thank luispary1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A track within the military area and therefore well preserved and free from importunations. Amnbiente for all people and ages. Environment of Atlantic forest, sea and various routes for those who want to climb. Climb to Cara de Cão hill (1st station of cable car...More

Thank Flamary C
Reviewed July 13, 2018

This trail is good for bicycle and short walks, the surroundings are beautiful and varying, and you get closer to charming locals fishing, sunbathing and having picnic. I liked Praia Vermelha and the root of the sugar loaf mountain a lot,

Thank Mikael K
Reviewed June 24, 2018

This trail is realy easy, but the view is breathtaking. Take your camera, you tennis, and go for a walk!

Thank Babymartins
Reviewed June 19, 2018

if you go to sugarloaf you go to claudio coutinho trail. You'l have the mountain by one side and the sea in the other. Just beautiful. A walk about 3 km. Nice indeed.

Thank LiCard
Reviewed April 28, 2018

When I was visiting the Sugar Loaf I saw this open gate at the feet of the mountain. People where getting in and out all the time so I decided to take a look. It is a road alongside the mountain, In the middle of...More

Thank advsarah23
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

Thank GracaMOH
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.

Thank parkerbilall
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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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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