Sugarloaf Mountain Hike and Climb – Rio de Janeiro
Sugarloaf Mountain Hike
What is Sugarloaf Mountain Hike?
Sugarloaf Mountain Hike is a classic carioca adventure not to be missed.
The Pão de Açúcar, known as Sugarloaf, is one of the main postcards of Rio de Janeiro and Brazil. Climb it is a privilege for very few people. Nattrip invites you to take an adventure along the same path in which the conquest of this mountain was made in 1817.
The Sugarloaf Mountain Hike begins at Cláudio Coutinho pathway and after 20 minutes we reach a beautiful viewpoint, overlooking the entrance of Guanabara Bay and the city of Niterói. From there we will start a more technical hike, alternating sections of land, stone ramps and some beautiful viewpoints. The most vertical section of the tour is approximately 20 meters high and is considered basic level climbing. All safety equipment is included for the tour. After overcoming the small section of climbing, we will return to the technical hike until we reach the viewpoint of the Philosopher’s Stone. From there we have a magnificent view of Copacabana Beach, Pedra da Gávea and Dois Irmãos. Moving on our hike takes us to the summit of the Sugar Loaf. The way down is made by the Sugar Loaf cable car, which takes us to Morro da Urca.
Sugarloaf Mountain Hike is an unforgettable adventure and a great opportunity for those who have never climbed to have a first contact with the sport. It does not require previous experience and the descent is with the most famous cable car in the World, the Sugar Loaf cable car. Book your adventure!
What’s included in the Sugarloaf Mountain Hike?
Adventure Tourism Leader (ISO 21102)
Guided hike and climb to the Sugar Loaf
Certified climbing gear to use in the activity
Personal accidents insurance
Transportation to the activity (optional)
Any item not described as included
Starting times and location
When and where does the Sugarloaf Mountain Hike start?
Private tours with transportation starts from: your hotel reception (only supported hotels). Round trip transportation is included for the main hotels in Rio de Janeiro touristic zone (South and Center zones). Don’t worry if our operation doesn’t support your hotel/accomodation. Nattrip will inform and forward you to the nearest hotel.
Private and Group tours start from: Praça General Tibúrcio, Urca, Rio de Janeiro. The costs of going to the meeting point are on behalf of the customer.
Available hours: 08 am and 03 pm
Aprox. total duration: 4:00 h
How to get to the Sugarloaf Mountain Hikemeeting point?
What to bring?
What to bring to Sugarloaf Mountain Hike?
Comfortable footwear with good adhesion, closed and coated (Tennis shoes, Boots, etc.)
Water compartment (we suggest carrying at least 3 liters)
For those who are allergic to mosquitoes, we advise to take repellent
Backpack to carry your belongings is required. Hand or shoulder bags are not allowed.
Sugarloaf Mountain Hike and Climb Highlights
Climb the Sugar Loaf by its conquest path
Climb in Urca, the largest urban climbing complex in the world
The way down is made by the best-known cable car in the world: the Bondinho do Pão de Açúcar
Important things you should know before booking!
Before booking any product, check the risks involved, what’s included, the necessary equipment and the FAQ. If doubts arise, contact us.
When booking any tour, the tourist attests knowledge to the natural risk inherent in ecotourism and adventure activities as well as the activities risks. If you wish to understand more about the risks involved, contact us.
The excessive ingestion of alcoholic beverages or the use of drugs, as well as the carrying of weapons of any kind, before or during activities, is not allowed under penalty of exclusion of the participant.
The itinerary and the order of the tours can be changed due to the weather and/or adverse conditions inherent to the practice of ecotourism and adventure tourism.
How to get in touch with us?
Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, id, booked tour and callback information.
Via Whatsapp our number is +55 (21) 96931-8893.
If you are in Rio de Janeiro, direct call 3264-0182 or 96931-8893.
If you are in Brasil but not in Rio de Janeiro, use phone operator code and area code 0 XX 21 3264-0182 or 0 XX 21 96931-8893. Please check available operator codes in your location.
If you are not in Brasil, use the country and area codes +55 (21) 3264-0182 or +55 (21) 96931-8893.
Frequently asked questions about the Sugarloaf Mountain Hike
205,56 BRL (10% of discount)
185,00BRL per person on local deposit or transfer
205,56 BRL for payments with Credit Cards, PayPal or PagSeguro (up to 3x without interests)
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We work with small groups!
‣ 1 guide for 6 people
‣‣ For Private Groups, get in touch
‣‣‣ For larger Groups, more guides will lead the activity
More than 5 participants? Get in touch!
Book in advance paying in cash in Nattrip’s office and get a discount!
• Daily departure available;
• Please consider that this tour requires booking at least one day in advance.
Type of Groups
Group: open to any customer to join*;
Private: exclusive to the customer that booked;
Private with transport: Includes round trip transportation to activity.
*It is necessary a minimum quorum of 3 participants for the activity to occur. In case you are booking alone, you will automatically join an existing group or create a new one depending on the chosen date. Nattrip will work to hit the minimum quorum but if we are not successful, you may reschedule your activity or ask for a full refund.