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Paraty: Pão de Açucar Peak Tekking and Hiking Tour

Activity provider: Paraty Tours

Paraty: Pão de Açucar Peak Tekking and Hiking Tour

Activity provider: Paraty Tours

From US$ 78 per person

Discover the only tropical fjord in Paraty by hiking Pao de Acucar Peak. Ride in a speedboat to Praia do Cuzeiro, hike Sugarloaf Mountain from base to peak, and take in the view from the top.

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Duration 6 hours
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  • Get to know the only Brazilian tropical fjord from the top of Sugarloaf Mountain
  • Contemplate the imposing landscape from the peak of Pico Pão de Açucar
  • Hike the 466 meter ascent and admire the local nature on Sugarloaf Mountain
  • Enjoy swimming and sunbathing on a white-sand beach in Praia do Cruzeiro
  • Ride by speedboat to and from Praia do Cruzeiro
Full description
Get to know the only Brazilian tropical fjord and trek up Pico Pao de Acucar. Meet your guide in Paraty and share a speedboat to Praia do Cruzeiro. Hike the trail of Sugarloaf Mountain all the way to the top, with time to contemplate the surrounding landscapes and swim before heading back. Arrive at the meeting point in the center of Paraty and board a speedboat for the idyllic Praia do Cuzeiro in Saco do Mamangua, known for its white-sand beaches and lush greenery. Embark on the 466-meter ascent from the base to the peak of Sugarloaf Mountain. Embrace the challenging steep stretches and feel the exhilaration of reaching the peak. Explore freely at the top and take in thought-provoking views of the fjord. Breath the fresh air, relax, and ponder one of Brazil's natural wonders before starting the descent. Arrive back at Praia do Cruzeiro and enjoy a peaceful swim in the ocean waters with the option to buy some lunch from a traditional restaurant. Return to the Paraty pier by speedboat accomplished and full of rich experience.

  • Guide
  • Round trip from the meeting point by speedboat
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Insurance for travelers
  • Food and drinks (optional purchase)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 14 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions
  • People with low level of fitness

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Meeting point

Arrive at the meeting point at 08:00 am Look for “PARATY TOURS" in front of "Chafariz square"

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Hats
  • Sunglasses
  • Sportswear
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
  • Sports shoes

Product ID: 410014