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Niteroi, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

If you are in Rio or Niterói for a short time this is one place you must visit. It has breathtaking views from Rio and the oceanic beaches of Niterói and, if you are lucky, you can shoot some great pictures of people jumping to...More

Thank Antonio C
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Very good place to bring your family and friends and experience views from Niterói, Rio de Janeiro and região oceânico. You can enjoy people doing paragliding on both ramps they have

Thank maccbr
Reviewed 2 March 2018

From Parque da Cidade you have one of the best sights of the city of Rio de Janeiro. Better to go by car and with company, during the day or to see the sunset...

Thank vmacknight
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The experience to view Guanabara Bay across from Rio de Janeiro is unique. Wonderful, breathtaking. Hard to get there. Road badly preserved. If you are in good conditions to climb the steep hill, be cautious and don't take expensive belongings with you. Nothing much to...More

Thank Mônica M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is an excellent park, with interesting infrastructure and very nice environment. Unfortunatelly, it has not been properly looked by the last many mayors. It is being degraded during the last many years. Quite a pity. It has the potential to be one of the...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing views from two vantage points. Parasailing available for ~$100, less than half what you would pay in Rio proper.

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This place has a really nice view on the Guanabara Bay, but there is really not much to do once your up there. Plus it's not really a hike since it's accessible to cars all the way up. You do find some adventurous people that...More

Thank Thaisa S
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This park ~260 meter have the most beautiful vie of Rio Sugar Loaf, Cristo and all the famous Rio peaks and Niteroi bridge and the city it also a takeoff place of gliders. It is one of the most beautiful sights in Rio area -...More

Thank Itzhack
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great views here, back across the bay, able to see Sugar Loaf, Cristo and all the famous Rio peaks. Clear views, little haze, with views of the Niteroi bridge also. This spot has some amenities and restrooms. This is also where lots of hang gliders...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Whatever way up is worthwhile to catch up with one of the most beautiful sights in the Rio de Janeiro area. The view of Rio across the Guanabara Bay is really something that will certainly remain forever in one's eyes. May one is also prone...More

Thank Andre M
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akirtania
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Response from Reginaldo B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, This is a really hard question, really do not think you will have any problem to do your photos at sunset. Usually there are a good number of visitors however coution is necessary.
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