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Sugar Loaf (Pao de Acucar)

Type: Attractions, Family Friendly

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One of the most famous mountain peaks in the world, Sugar Loaf scarcely needs an introduction. But while you may be familiar with the tourist board images of the cable car making its dizzying...  Read More


  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: A sunset ride to the top of Sugar Loaf is a truly unforgettable experience.
  • Best for Holiday Attractions Because: The cable car ride up Sugar Loaf mountain is a family friendly holiday attraction not to be missed.
  • Best for Things to Do with Kids Because: Kids will gain major bragging rights if they brave the cable car ride up to the top.
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: The cable car ride up to Sugar Loaf's peak takes in jaw-dropping views over Rio's curving beaches, rugged mountains and thick jungle.
  • Best for Outdoor Activities Because: Climbing tours for all abilities make it possible to ascend the steep sides of this magnificent mountain.
  • Best for Tours and Excursions Because: The cable car ride up Sugar Loaf is an unforgettable experience, and offers dramatic views of the city's beaches and mountains.
  • Best for Sightseeing Because: The cable car ride up Sugar Loaf mountain offers stunning views over Rio.

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