This is a faily accessible hill within the city boundaries with a great view and is a good destination for a weekend.
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For photographers: This is your postcard view of Rio. It has the classic view of the bays surrounding Sugarloaf. I was here very early in the morning, just before sunrise. Carpark is very dark as well as the 5 minute walk out to the viewpoint....More
If you are catching a taxi to Christ the Redeemer this is definitely worth a stop off for views back over Rio as well as up to the "Redeemer"
Fantastic views from the top! Bit of a bumpy ride up but worth it. Very quiet when you get up there hardly any tourists. I would recommend getting a uber or taxi and getting them to wait whilst you're talking photos. Pass through a lot...More
This place can be an alternative to see the Christ from. There are many nica viatas all around. We took many nice photos with the Christ on the background. As line up for the team was ridiculous we decided to stop by there instead. In...More
You can go walking from the Paineiras Visitors Centre until the D. Marta Balvedere, and there your are going to find one of the most amazing views from the Christ Statue.
Good spot to see Christ the Redeemer from afar, as well as the city below. If you've already been up to the statue, it might be a slight repeat..but if you are into a nice viewpoint, why not.