We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Breathtaking sunset!

Gazing the ocena sunset at this place is a must in Arraial do Cabo. It's trully awe-inspiring and... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
renangenova
,
Sao Paulo, SP
via mobile
what amaizing sunset

there is no better sunset in the world besides here. the sun goes down behind the ocean and... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
zaizaih
,
Barcelona, Spain
Read all 1 332 reviews
803
All photos (803)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sunset”(6 reviews)
“viewpoint”(2 reviews)
“min”(2 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
28°
22°
Dec
29°
22°
Jan
28°
21°
Feb
Contact
Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro 28930-000, Brazil
Website
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Arraial do Cabo
from US$110,00
More Info
Reviews (1 332)
Filter reviews
11 results
Traveller rating
8
3
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
8
3
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews sunset viewpoint min ocean rio praia arraial beach
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 11 reviews
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This view point is visible from the western beach "Praia Grande" in Arraial do Cabo and takes about 30 min to get to (find it on google maps). It provides a great view of the beach below and a view of the rocky cliffs to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Peter L
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Gazing the ocena sunset at this place is a must in Arraial do Cabo. It's trully awe-inspiring and refreshing after a day at Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank renangenova
Reviewed 1 February 2017

there is no better sunset in the world besides here. the sun goes down behind the ocean and mountains. this is rio

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank zaizaih
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Totally worthy to go up the mountain to see the sunset at Atalaia! Beautiful scenery!!! From up there is possible to see all Arraial do Cabo and Cabo Frio main beach, without mention the endless Praia grande!

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Janaína T
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

It's a bit of hike from town, so plan on 30 to 60 min to get there on foot, but well worth it for the view. It is possible to drive as well, though parking can be tricky.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Kareem_MS
Reviewed 25 August 2016

If you ever come by Arraial do Cabo, definitely you should come by Mirante and pay a visit. I assure you'll see one of the bests sunsets you'll ever see in Brazil and maybe your life as well

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank William Y
Reviewed 28 April 2016

I have traveled the world and have seen some majestic beaches but this has to be in the top 5....although it is difficult to get to...up the mountainside down narrow stone roads till it runs out then its 1 or 2 KMs down a bumpy,...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Curt W
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Worth the drive out on the rough road and then the 1.5km walk out to the end of the point. Great view of the islands, the white sand beaches and the turquoise sea.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank rde911gt2
Reviewed 25 January 2016

A high point in town with beautiful, magical views of the ocean. Its a great place for pictures. You should go at the end of the day, by this you get two views, by day and the spectacular sunset! A must see!

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Luciene L
Reviewed 16 January 2016

you should rent a car or a motorbike and drive arround on this small semi-island! There are sooo many places with great view. It's amazing!!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank 277christianb
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 nearby hotels
Pousada Terra do Sol
176 reviews
.54 km away
Pousada Caminho do Sol
624 reviews
.90 km away
Canto da Canoa
11 reviews
.97 km away
Pousada Do Capitao
260 reviews
1.00 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 201 nearby restaurants
Sol na Cozinha
478 reviews
.91 km away
Bar Nosso Cantinho
153 reviews
.73 km away
Restaurante Meu Xodo
566 reviews
.98 km away
Casa do Chef
38 reviews
.77 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 78 nearby attractions
Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia
5 366 reviews
.36 km away
Brava Beach
395 reviews
.79 km away
Praia Grande
3 077 reviews
.79 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mirante do Pontal do Atalaia staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines