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Estrada das Paineiras

Inicio no Alto da Boa Vista e termina no Morro do Corcovado, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Average6%
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10 Apr 2016
“Best unknown spot in town”
31 Aug 2015
“Sunday Bike ride”
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Inicio no Alto da Boa Vista e termina no Morro do Corcovado, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

This is a road going to Barra but it is closed on weekends. Most people just go to the Corcovado but if you go PAST this and continue up the road (on foot or bike) it is well worth it. It was SO quiet, hardly...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2015

If you have a way to make it here on Sunday I would HIGHLY recommend you bring a bike and do the nice 4-5KM bike ride in the mountains. Even though its a large uphill ride to get here once you get on the closed...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2015

Estrada das Paineiras is the road to Corcovado. If you feel adventurous you can walk up, but do not go alone. It's isolated and not the safest route. It is beautiful and natural, for those who like to see small animals, birds and great scenery...More

Thank Vanica R
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Reviewed 4 April 2015

Whenever you choose to visit Corcovado, the iconic Christ monument mountain in Rio, do not forget to stroll trough this lovely path situated just below the Corcovado van´s departure point. Take your left and enjoy breathtaking landscapes, Nature, monkeys, small bathing waterfalls and luxuriant green...More

1  Thank Roberto L
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Reviewed 18 December 2014

You actually can go by car, but the fun is to take a day to walk, run or bike. It's a a hard trail for bike and run, but for a walk it's easy and pleasant. Lot's of green and nature, really peaceful!

Thank Fernanda C
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Reviewed 12 December 2014 via mobile

By car or by bike this is the perfect place to enjoy Rio's bests viewpoints and a relaxing ride. Extend your ride to vista Chinesa and Estrada dad Canoas for more amusement.

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Reviewed 7 December 2013

A 4.5km stretch of paved road winding through the Atlantic Forrest, 500 meters above Rio de Janeiro. The road is closed on Sundays and Holidays, so it is a great place for jogging or riding your bike. The first thing you will notice, of course,...More

Thank R_TheReader
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