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Claudio Coutinho Trail

Praia Vermelha | Sugar Loaf, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-270, Brazil
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Praia Vermelha | Sugar Loaf, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-270, Brazil
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Reviewed yesterday

if you like nature, catch a glimpse of the sea and the mountains in just on place. You have an interesting view of Sugarloaf from a diffrent perspective and u can even climb the light track to the fist level of the mountain.

Thank Flaviasilva1976
Reviewed 3 days ago

Before of after visiting the sugar Loaf you can take a walk on this trail and have a new and wonderful view of the Guanabara bay. Nature is present at both sides and you will probably find some small monkeys. They are graceful but should...More

Thank Marcia A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a hidden wake way by the sugar loath that is amazing to walk and run with the company of little monkeys... we loved that we found this place alway from the crown.

Thank helenmeier87
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Nice view and excellent place for people that want to climb a rock and do trails. You can go alone or with your family. Besides it's close to the sugar lower

Thank RaylerErse
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Turists can't miss this spot in Rio, if they like hiking (not a difficult/long hike) and a great sightseeing all along. It can be done in the morning, ending up at the spot that marks the middle of the journey to Sugar loaf (the stop...More

Thank Tlustosa
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is my favorite spot in Rio and I usually take my friends there to share why I love so much this city and the reason is simple, you can be in the middle of city and still have spots to enjoy the nature. The...More

Thank brjader
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Its a track along Urca's mountain, close to the sea. You can shoot nice pictures there! It's safe, as is followed up by brazilian army soldiers (military area).

Thank Marcus095
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We walked this trail after going up Sugarloaf Mountain and walking to Urca beach. The entrance is to the side of the beach and well signposted. The trail goes off where you can climb the steps to Sugarloaf Mountain however we just did the flat...More

Thank BagpussMidlands
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We walked up this trail to Morro de Urca. Its well sign posted and easy to find. It's steep and I felt it was hard going in the heat. But boy is it worth it!! It's only 2km. The views are great and it's an...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Mixing mountain and sea, pretty easy to go, very beautiful. Totally recommended. Spend some time there, before or after take the way to Pão de Açúcar, wich is very close.

Thank Luciana D
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hi my wife and i are visiting Rio in September and were thinking of walking around the Coutinho Trail on our way to Sugar Loaf Mountain ,we just wanted to check this is a safe area to walk and take photo/s without being troubled,Thankyou for your help on this matter ,The Doyles
15 August 2015|
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Response from Alexandre W | Reviewed this property |
The area is totally safe, provided that it is a military one. You cannot climb up the Sugar Loaf, unless you are a mountain climber.
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