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Ancoraue - Day Tours

Rua Maria da Gloria, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 2205-6716, Brazil
+55 21 99328-5904
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Great day, Great Views

I have been climbing for a year now and when I heard of an opportunity to climb in Rio I jumped at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
BangkokTed
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Shanghai, China
Climbing In Rio!

Two amazing experiences climbing in Rio! My first was with Mingo climbing Sugar Loaf Mountain... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
stevechong77
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Toronto, Canada
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Rua Maria da Gloria, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 2205-6716, Brazil
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been climbing for a year now and when I heard of an opportunity to climb in Rio I jumped at it. Very professional, great views, and a knowledge guide. This experience only added to my wonderful time in Brazil.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Two amazing experiences climbing in Rio! My first was with Mingo climbing Sugar Loaf Mountain. I'm a fairly new climber with far more indoor experience than outdoor and no experience with multi pitch. After explaining this to Mingo , he was great at gauging my...More

2  Thank stevechong77
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In my opinion the best way to see Rio. I went to see the Christ after but it didn't beat having sugarloaf all to myself climbing the side of a mountain! My guide, Mingo, was great. He spoke great English and was very friendly and...More

1  Thank Steph G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First we went to climb up the Sugarloaf Mountain with Andrew and it was amazing! He was very helpful and encouraging and made sure we had a good time. My husband then went rock climbing with Adilio and it waa equally as excellent! Would definitely...More

1  Thank Karen Louise T
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Everything was perfect I could not ask for more Adilio, my climbing guide, has a high experience in climbing with his 19 years of experience​ It's a once in a life-time experience​that I'm sure you dont wanna miss it!

1  Thank apichayaket
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Rock climbing in Rio is an unconventional way to view the city and definitely a must do for those who enjoy climbing. I love climbing and have a year of experience indoor, but have much less outdoor. After reading some reviews online, I chose to...More

1  Thank Jania A
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

It was not in our original plans, but after seeing RIO landscapes, we assumed there was rockclimbing. We located this tour and was the best thing we could do. Domingo was very accessible to accommodate us in a climb based on our experience. We ended...More

1  Thank valeroarmando
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

My boyfriend booked to climb Costão do Pão de Açúcar. I hadn't planned to as although I enjoy hiking, a fear of heights and viewing the images online put me off this. When we met Andrew however, he reassured me that it would be a...More

2  Thank Heidi E
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

I found Climbing in Rio on Google, From the start the start my experience with the tour organiser (Mingo who was also my guide) was positive. Quick reply to emails, fluent english. On the day: Great views! on side I was looking at the Sugar...More

1  Thank Ola B
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

I have climbed with Andrew and had a great experience! Andrew is professional, an experienced climber and will show you the best spots in Rio. We have climbed Italianos con Secundo on the Sugar Loaf, amazing rock quality, mostly technical slab climbing. Mingo and Andrew...More

1  Thank gabrieleroscioli
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ClimbinRio, Owner at Ancoraue - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Hey Gabriele! it was great climbing with you as well. I look forward to one day climbing in Italy together. For sure you should come back and spend more time in Brazil. Enjoy your trip! Abraço

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