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Pao de Acucar

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“cable car”(1 868 reviews)
“sugar loaf”(1 062 reviews)
“amazing views”(456 reviews)
One of the most beautiful attractions in Rio de Janeiro and one of the most famous in Brazil. Our mission is to take people to an enchantment, fun and entertainment journey – providing happy and unforgettable experiences as well as valuing Brazilian...more
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Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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All reviews cable car sugar loaf amazing views christ the redeemer guanabara bay enjoy the view sunny day watch the sunset early in the morning visiting rio beautiful city cristo redentor copacabana beach cars sugarloaf gondola monkeys
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Reviewed today

Excellent views and wonderful ride through the rain forest up to the cable car. Well worth a visit. Loads of photos.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Chrissie-medway
Reviewed today via mobile

This is my favorite Tourist point In Rio. It is easy to go and you will never forget the view! From there you can see the city, the bay and Copacabana beach.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Claudia L
Reviewed yesterday

Great place for a full view of the city. Although it is on top of a rocky mountain, there are plenty of shadows, typical Brazilian vegetation and some species of small animals that can be seen. Do not miss the complete visit, Urca hill and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Haroldo C
Reviewed yesterday

Sugar loaf is a must-see trip by cable car, with great views of Rio. In every direction you look, there is another beautiful beach.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank entropy71
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must in Rio.... great views , great sunset. Better in a clear sky day, for sure. One of those places that you just have to go if you visit Rio. Being one of the main attractions in Rio, it is very easy to get...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Leo F
Reviewed yesterday

We loved Sugar Loaf so much that we visited twice! The first time the weather was fantastic, and the second time a storm blew in! Both were equally enthralling!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank toby187
Reviewed yesterday

The best hour for visit Pao de Acucar is early on the morning because there you can have a beautiful view of all the city. You will take the cable car on sea level and on the end of the second montain you will see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank leandroramos1975
Reviewed yesterday

We went about 10 am after all the tour busses, no queues, few people, great views and photos. Simple taxi ride from the hotel. Over 60? take your passport (or a photocopy) and get nearly 50% off admission.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank O3201RZpaulc
Reviewed yesterday

Awesome views. An absolute must wHen visiting Rio. Also wasn’t too busy so plenty of space to move around and queues were ok.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Symone55
Reviewed 3 days ago

Good view of Rio de Janerio and and also can view Christ Redeemer. Very helpful staff. Visit early to avoid the queue.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GirishMjoshi
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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
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25 November 2018|
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Response from charliev896 | Reviewed this property |
I guess with most tourist locations that's convenient. I was part of a tour group so it was an added benefit but its all relative to when and what time you plan on visiting. The Corcovado nor Sugar Loaf Mt were not extremely... More
9 September 2018|
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Response from shefftrip | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t pay to skip the queue, and went at sunset on a Thursday. Didn’t wait at all. It was fabulous.
28 July 2018|
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Response from Erfurt | Reviewed this property |
Hello Jen2239... we were in Rio this year in January and at that time ( which is their summer ) sunset was at 7:30 PM... according to Google, sunset is now at 5:30 PM ( winter time ). If I were you I would be on the first... More