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It is symbolic to have a statue high up in the mountain looking down the city. It’s impressive to look at the huge statue when you are up there but that’s it. Nothing else at the mountain top beside the statue and some souvenir shops.
Which is why you should see it when in Rio. Our tickets were for noon boarding time and it took us about half an hour to get to the top with the vans so it’s not that bad. There were lesser people by the time...More
Pick a clear day for the best views. Get the train up as well. The mini bus people will
Tell you there is a long wait etc but it is much better on the train than the bus. Choose your times to avoid the crowds.
Went to this attraction on a cloudy day - at some point, the fog was so dense that one could not see Sugar Loaf mountain. Only good thing is it was not that crowded that day, as it was wet. Atmospheric and different from the...More
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Hi, we simply walked to lifeguard pier 2 on Copacabana and purchased tickets to travel by minibus to nearly the top which was simple, and we believe the cheapest way to go - if in doubt ask your hotel. They also have a video... More
Hi, we simply walked to lifeguard pier 2 on Copacabana and purchased tickets to travel by minibus to nearly the top which was simple, and we believe the cheapest way to go - if in doubt ask your hotel. They also have a video cam that shows the weather at the top and allows you to decide whether to travel or not but simple rule is if you can see the statue from any lower beach level it is worth the trip.
Hope this helps - good luck.