Peaks

 

17

 

 

Pursuers

 

15

 

 

Finishers

 

0

 

 

Climb the classic peaks of Rio! Includes the many classic peaks lying in Rio de Janeiro with trails or established routes to the top. Includes the Circuito dos Picos in Rio's Tijuca National Park, a 19 km trail that summits the 10 main peaks of the park. All are hikes except Pão de Açúcar which on its easiest route has a 20m vertical rock section; climbing gear/guide recommended.

 

Highest peak

Pico da Tijuca

3,349 ft / 1,020 m

Most prominent peak

Pão de Açúcar (Sugarloaf)

1,233 ft / 375 m

Most summited peak

Morro do Corcovado

14 summits

Most difficult peak

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Difficulty breakdown

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Top climbing months

July   21%

August   18%

May   12%

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