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  1. Brazil
  2. Rio de Janeiro
  3. Tijuca National Park

Rio de Janeiro: Pedra da Gávea 7-Hour Hike

Product ID: 96606
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Hike up the monolithic mountain of Pedra da Gávea and get stunning views of Rio de Janeiro from 840 meters above sea level. Benefit from the services of a guide and instructor with experience of eco adventures and rock climbing.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Instructor
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Climb one of the most famous mountains in Rio de Janeiro
  • Get breathtaking panoramas from the top of the Pedra da Gávea
  • Benefit from the support of certified guides and specialist equipment
Full description
Get spectacular views of Rio de Janeiro on an approximate 3-hour hike of Pedra da Gávea. Follow the challenging nature trails of the largest monolith in the world, starting at sea level and ascending through Tijuca National Park to an altitude of around 840 meters.

Trek through the Carrasqueira section using the safety equipment provided by your instructor, and face the challenge of basic rock climbing of approximately 30 meters in height. Once past the Carrasqueira, continue to the mountain summit, and get rewarded with amazing views of the south and west areas of Rio de Janeiro before the walk back down.
Includes
  • Guide specialized in eco adventures
  • Climbing equipment
What’s Not Included
  • Private transportation

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at Praça Des. Araújo Jorge, Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro (in the Barrinha district).

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Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Open-toed shoes
Know before you go
• The duration of the hike is approximately 3 hours. It is considered difficult, with some stretches of light climbing. No previous experience of rock climbing is required
• The activity will be cancelled in the event of bad weather
• Please bring at least 3 liters of drinking water per person, light snacks, light clothing, insect repellent, sunglasses, sunscreen and shoes with good grip
• By booking, you attest knowledge of the risk inherent in this activity
• A minimum of 2 participants is required for the activity to operate, if this number is not reached an alternative date/time or full refund will be offered
Customer reviews
Overall rating
5.0 / 5
based on 5 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
4.8/5
Value for money
4.8/5
Safety
4.8/5

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