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Skip the Line: Sugar Loaf Admission Ticket
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Skip the Line: Sugar Loaf Admission Ticket
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Av. Pasteur, 520, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-255, Brazil
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All reviews cable car sugar loaf amazing views christ the redeemer guanabara bay sunny day enjoy the view watch the sunset early in the morning beautiful city visiting rio cristo redentor copacabana beach cars sugarloaf gondola monkeys
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is one of those must do things in Rio de Janeiro where you will see the best view of the city from highest point

Thank Ahmed A
Reviewed yesterday

It was foggy that day but the trip with the cable car was quite nice. There is a restauratn on the top where i got a nice lunch. The view (so far the fog was gone) was awesome.

Thank VOKE-GTH
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The sugarloaf mountain is also a very nice place to visit while in Rio. When you board onto the car to the first level of the mountain you may think it has got the best view of the city and with very fancy restaurants that...More

Thank callwan2000
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

360 degree views of Rio! This was a great experience and highly recommend coming here. The cars going up and down the lines are very efficient and when you get to the top you won’t be disappointed.

Thank Salexander99
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was one of the top moments of Rio sightseeing. Urca is a safe and very pretty city part. We didn't have to wait too long for tickets, cable car goes every twenty minutes, everything was working well. The view is just breathtaking from the...More

Thank eveta2018
Reviewed 2 days ago

The best view of Rio including Copacabana beach Very fast cable car Good view of Christ the Redeemer Statue in the distance Lot of history surrounding it

Thank Aramis58
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

go up on a sunny or clear day. The views are incredible, even in the dark.. if you go for sunset take a jumper or something warm. There are a few snack places up there and a juice bar etc. Verrrrry good

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are two sites which offer the best view of the bay of Rio de Janeiro: The Corcovado Christ the Redeemer and The Sugarloaf mountain. Sugarloaf mountain is a 300 meters high rock, stays in front of the bay of Rio de Janeiro, and protects...More

Thank dra48
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is one of the icons of Rio. The other being the statue of Christ the Redeemer. It is must visit for all visitors to Rio. It is accessible by cable car and has panoramic views of the city. The mountain is a monolith of...More

Thank arvind1000
Reviewed 3 days ago

The ride up and down were just amazing! The views stunning. Even with all the people we had a wonderful time.

Thank CTMerebear
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Urca
Urca is one of the oldest areas in Rio. Known for its
incredible views of the city, the neighbourhood runs
along Guanabara bay, providing visitors with an
opportunity to watch the sunset from one of Rio’s
greatest natural treasures: Sugarloaf Mountain (Pao de
Acucar). It is said that the locals in Urca are “bon
vivant,” which is one of the reasons the area attracts
people of all styles and ages. Urca is the perfect
...More
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Cathie777
10 September 2018|
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Response from Pierre D | Reviewed this property |
Took me an hour to buy a ticket, so I would suggest buying online.
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Jen2239
28 July 2018|
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Response from Erfurt | Reviewed this property |
Hello Jen2239... we were in Rio this year in January and at that time ( which is their summer ) sunset was at 7:30 PM... according to Google, sunset is now at 5:30 PM ( winter time ). If I were you I would be on the first... More
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trippler
13 June 2018|
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Response from Fes1111 | Reviewed this property |
No - there was no construction when I was there 3 weeks ago. Everything is clean and well maintained at the top! A highlight of the trip!
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