The smaller of the famous peaks in Rio, Morro Da Urca is located close to the Sugar Loaf Mountain. The cable car from Praia Vermelha stops first atop this mountain before proceeding to the bigger Sugar Loaf. The view offered here are stunning despite the mountain being 720 feet tall which is half the size of Sugar Loaf. There are hiking trails on this mountain as well and experienced hiker venture to the peak via these. There is a visitor’s centre for assistance and information at the top that sells souvenirs, snacks and beverages. There are elevators for access to the viewpoint and restrooms.
Morro Da Urca Travel Tips
- The best way to get here is by cable car from the beach.
- Wear comfortable clothing and shoes.
- The hiking trail is meant for professional and experienced hikers only.
Entrance Ticket Details For Morro Da Urca
- Ticket prices are included in the cable car ticket price.
Morro Da Urca Hours
- Hours are dependent on the timings of the Cable Car operation schedule.
- Restaurante la Villa
- My Thai
- Bar Urca
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32.65% of people who visit Rio De Janeiro include Morro Da Urca in their plan
1 PM - 2 PM
53.92% of people start their Morro Da Urca visit around 1 PM - 2 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Morro Da Urca
94.01% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Morro Da Urca