Sugar Loaf Hike and Climb


We start at the left side of the Praia Vermelha (Red Beach) in Urca. We get in Claudio Coutinho path to reach the begining of the trail. We hike up the Sugar Loaf Mountain. Descent first by cable car, later by trail.

Tour info

4 hours
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Why take this tour?

Enjoy an adventure tour in Rio de Janeiro, as you visit the famous Rio's landmark Sugar Loaf mountain. Take a half-mile hike up through the forest to the summit. Enjoy fantastic views from the summit with nice and curios info from your English-speaking guide. Climb a 12 meters rocky section to reach the top. Ride the cable car down the mountain to Morro da Urca on your return, it's included!

What’s included?

  • Professional guide

  • All necessary equipment

  • Complimentary cable car ride to Morro da Urca

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Gratuities

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 4h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

We will be in an outdoor area so it will be safer than the urban area.

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Crux Eco

About operator:

Crux Eco is an adventure tourism outfitter, with more than 18 years of experience. Offering a differenciated leisure option, all activities are linked to the nature, interacting sustainably with the environment. Our tours have daily availability and they are private and exclusive, so you have the total control of your tour. It means you can change the schedule, pick up time and so. The guides are bilingual, and they are ready to serve customers the best way possible. For large groups we do have special prices. For those who need a shuttle or private driver, we offer a differentiated high quality service. We also develop Team Building to improve your team performance in company. Our crew organize corporate events with recreational and sports activities. One of our features is always work according to the customers needs. Crux Eco runs a Social Work called Vidigal Mountain Center, to include poor youngsters into Mountain Sports for free. They also learn how to preserve nature inside the favela they live, which are Vidigal and Chacara do Ceu. Our company is recommended by the best travel guides in the world, including Lonely Planet, Rough Guides, Trip Advisor, Rio Official Guide and others. Always on the media, Crux Eco is present in Go Outside Brasil magazine and other brazilian sports channels, like Canal Off and SporTv. And to cover all ages, we have specials tours for kids, so the family can enjoy together a day outside with your kids, stress free. We have some characters to amuse the kids, they are called Cruxinhos.

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