Skip the cable car and hike up one of Rio's most famous mountains, the iconic Sugarloaf (Pão de Açúcar)!

This is an amazing opportunity to experience this emblematic mountain in an alternative way.


The excursion starts at Praia Vermelha (Red Beach). Then, walk on the fresh and beautiful coast line until reaching the start of the trail. From then on we will start climbing up the mountain for around 1:30 hours, passing along various rock formations, mountain vegetation and stopping at the best photo spots. The hike is steep, so grippy shoes are welcome.

At the middle of the ascension, you will face a 15 meters rock climbing section, perfect for beginners. But don't worry, our guides will provide all the safety equipment to pass this part with ease. No rock climbing experience is required.

Chill for a little at the summit and understand why Rio is known as the marvelous city. From there, take the cable car down to Urca Hill (first mountain) and hike down an easy path for 20 minutes until Praia Vermelha.

This is a must for those who seek for some adventure!



  • To book online, please fill out the form below and submit. Then, click on the "BOOK NOW" button to pay the reservation fee (R$ 80 per person)

  • The remainder is paid in cash to the guide before starting the tour

  • We will send a follow-up email after receiving the reservation

  • For full payment requests, we use PayPal with a 7% surcharge

Please contact us if you are a solo traveler or have any additional questions or concerns.

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difficulty: hard

short climbing section

 PRICES​  (in BRL)

 R$ 210 per person - Groups of 2 people

R$ 180 per person - Groups of 3-5 people 

R$ 160 per person - Groups of 6-14 people

  • Minimum group size: 2 people

  • We kindly request a deposit of R$ 80 per person upon reservation

  • The remainder is paid in cash to the guide before starting the tour

*if you are a solo traveler, please contact us so we can place you within an existing tour.


  • Certified bilingual guide

  • Rock climbing equipment

  • Private insurance


  • Transportation, food, drinks & extra costs


Daily, under request. Meetings at 14:00 pm


Wear light clothes and sneakers, bring a bagpack, sunscreen, cap or hat, sunglasses, 1L of water, snacks and money for extras


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