We will meet at Praia Vermelha to start the Claudio Coutinho trail hike, and then start the trail hike that will take us to the top of Morro da Urca. This trail goes through the Atlantic Forest where we will have the chance to see the natural local vegetation, some of the animals of our wildlife, such as tamarins or exotic birds. The trail takes approximately 40 minutes to the top. There we will reach a point where we will have one of the most beautiful views of Guanabara Bay, the city of Rio de Janeiro, the Christ, and Niteroi. And we can rest in some of the places that serve "Mate Ice Cream" or "Acai." We are going back thru the same trail. At the base of the Urca is a wonderfull beach Praia Vermelha. We can have a relaxing bath in the ocean enjoying this trpolical beach between the hills.
Local fruits Cereal Bar
This trail is one of the most famous on Rio. Is an easy ride, almost for any one. We are going to walk on one of the most important touristic places on Rio, the Sugar Loaf. This trail is also very safe, because is on a military area. Reaching the top, you are going to see one of the best wiews on City. We are going to have a good chat, knowing the history and curiosities of Rio de Janeiro from other angle. A the end we can go to Praia Vermelha.
Urca Trekking and Guanabara Bay Sight