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Parque Do Penhasco Dois Irmaos, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20020-030, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was better that the "cristo" the view from the "Morro dois Irmaos" is awesome and you can do the track with out pay, its free, just ask to some one how to get there!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Zerian55K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall I preferred vertical Rio and sugarloaf... but the views were amazing and will never forget this experience even if a little sketchy. You get a taxi to take you to the main square of the favela (which is basically off the main road). We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank st7187
Reviewed 11 December 2018

If you are looking for the best views of Rio De Janeiro & a fun, Brazilian adventure - this is for you! Not only do you get to experience a 40 minute jungle trek, offering 360 degree views of Rio, but you get to start...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank tysontravel
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Rio de Janeiro offers a couple of great hikes, but this one has always been my favorite. It starts by the soccer field up in the favela of Vidigal and is around an hour until the top. Along the way you can see the neighboring...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank madelinestraveling
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

We were doubting if we could do the hike by ourself or needed to book a guide. Eventually we went by ourselfs. We took a bicycle to the Sheraton and then walked to the entrance of the favela. Then we took a bike (5Real) to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eliseg734
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

It was either the best thing or the stupidist thing I have ever done. I wanted to climb Morro Dois Irmaos for sun rise. Waking up at four, the Uber driver picked me up and we had to drive through a fevela. I was feeling...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The climb is easy. 40 minutes climbing through the trees. The view of the city is incredible. It is a good place to enjoy nature and life! Good for childrens too. Enjoy!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank rickiavelar
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I went to the christ, and after i went to the Morro dois Irmaos and The morro dois irmaos is so much better and you dont need pay ticket! the view is fantastic!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jazmin O
Reviewed 27 May 2018

With a guide, I visited Vidigal Favela and hiked to the top of the mountain. I would not do this without a guide familiar with the favela and who fits in with the community. But, with a guide, I found the favela visit safe. You...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank beneasterlin
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This is definitely worth hiking up to, although if you are not used to the heat it can be challenging. It's easy to find the start of the hike, if you are on Ipanema beach look right and you will see a Sheraton hotel. Follow...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Fiona K
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Camilo R
30 December 2018|
Response from rickiavelar | Reviewed this property |
Yes, go there my friend!
21 May 2018|
Response from HikeinRio | Reviewed this property |
Ola amigo q tal, tranquilo? The sun is rising like 6:25h next week so from copacabana plus the way up, with a good lantern and some snacks and water, you can at 4h from copa, 20 min to vidigal, get a mototaxi to the top of... More
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Response from seteaum | Reviewed this property |
Hi! We always walk down, it takes 15-20min. Alternatively, you can hail the minibuses (old VWs) or motorbikes that ply the route. No schedule or “bus/bike stop”, just wait a few minutes on the side of the road until either... More