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The Pedra da Gavea trail is the ideal challenge for travelers who want adventure, adrenaline and the most beautiful views of Rio de Janeiro.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese

Pickup optional

Hotels located in the touristic zone of Rio de Janeiro.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Hike the challenging Pedra da Gavea
  • Rock climb with certified equipment
  • Learn about the myths and legends of Pedra da Gavea
Full description
Hike the one of the most famous rock formations in this wonderful city, the Pedra da Gavea. Summit at 842 meters and take in the spectacular views of the Bay of Guanabara and some of the main beaches of Rio de Janeiro. You will also see majestic views of famous mountains in nearby Tijuca National Park, such as Pico da Tijuca, Bico do Papagaio, Pedra Bonita and Corcovado. During your adventure along the Pedra da Gavea trail, you may also spot some wild animals of the Carioca Atlantic Forest! There are many animal and bird species that live in the greater Tijuca National Park area. Bring your camera and capture the panoramic views this special spot has to offer.

 
Includes
  • Specialist bilingual guide
  • Guided hike to Pedra da Gavea
  • Certified climbing gear for local use
  • Personal accident insurance
  • Transportation (if option selected)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Starting point for open groups: Praca Desembargador Araujo Jorge, Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22611-022, Brazil (in front of Bar do Oswaldo restaurant).

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Sandals or flip flops
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Drug use or the intake of alcohol before or during activity, as well as possession of weapons of any kind, is not allowed, under penalty of cancellation of the activity
• When booking this tour, you acknowledge the risk inherent in the activities
• The itinerary and order of sightseeing may change due to weather and/or adverse conditions
• Bring comfortable hiking shoes with good grip, a light snack, 3 liters of water, sunscreen, insect repellent and a backpack to carry your things
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.8 / 5
based on 15 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.6/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.6/5
Safety
4.2/5

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