Rio de Janeiro: Pedra do Telegrafo Hiking Tour

Rio de Janeiro: Pedra do Telegrafo Hiking Tour

From US$ 121.18 per person

Discover the 360 degree views along the Pedra do Telegrafo trail. Experience to views from the stone at the peak, which is famous for several daring photos that created a viral sensation on the internet.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Pickup included
Pickup included for accommodation in Zona Sul, Barra da Tijuca and Centro
Private or small groups available


  • Admire the 360 degree views of the Selvagens Beaches and Restinga da Marambaia
  • Enjoy a moderate hiking tour to Pedra do Telegrafo
  • Discover the most visited attraction of Pedra Branca State Park
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
Full description
Admire the breath taking views from the peak of Pedra do Telegrafo. This mountain stands 354 meters high and is located in the Selvagens Beaches sector of Pedra Branca State Park, in Morro de Guaratiba, near Rio de Janeiro. Discover the Praia Grande in Barra de Guaratiba, known locally as the Fisherman's Path, it was once a military station during World War ll. As you explore the trails of Pedra do Telégrafo you will travel 3.5 kilometers through moderate hiking terrain, and your expert guide will ensure you pass several viewpoints for the breath-taking of the panoramas. Once you reach the peak, you will be able to stand upon a stone that photographs well, giving the impression of a large drop into the abyss of tree tops. Hikers past have taken imaginative and super cool photos that went viral on the internet. Be assured that your guide to the Telegraph Stone is trained in photography and knows the best angles for the best photos. 
  • Guide expert
  • Guided trail to Pedra do Telegrafo
  • Roundtrip transportation (only available with private option)
  • Personal accident insurance
  • Gathering after the activity for sharing photos and reports
  • Cost of public transport to the attraction (R$20 per person)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 10 years
  • People with heart problems

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Important information

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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Adult rate applies to all travelers
  • Minimum age is 10 years
  • Not recommended for participants with heart conditions or other serious medical conditions
  • Some amount of walking is involved
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative tour, date or full refund
  • It is recommended that you bring comfortable shoes with good grip, a light snack, water (at least 3 liters), sunscreen and insect repellent
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