Rio in Tours, hiking e Trekking
The Urca hill trail is a must for anyone who wants to understand how the city of Rio de Janeiro was founded in the 16th century. In this region you will walk where the city's first fortress was built, designed to prevent maritime invasions by French and Dutch corsairs. Along the way you will have views that will show why the region is so strategic.
Walk & See Almost All in 4 Hours
The trail starts with a ladder of tree roots.
Without many obstacles, but with an inclination along the ascent that decreases until reaching the first viewpoint, more or less in the middle of the way, allowing you to have a view of all the beaches of the Bay and Christ the Redeemer in the background.
Along the way, it is common to find birds such as Tiê Sangue, Gaviões and Marmosets.
* Do not feed the animals, difficulty level: Easy
THE TRAIL IS SUITABLE FOR PEOPLE WITH GOOD PHYSICAL FITNESS
Wear comfortable shoes;Take in your backpack: water; Cap or hat; Sunscreen; Mosquito repellent; Sunglasses; Raincoat; Have binoculars and cameras ready to accompany birds through the forest and their unexpected flights.
* It is mandatory to fill out medical forms and a declaration of responsibility.
NOTHING IS TAKEN FROM NATURE JUST PHOTOS
NOTHING IS LEFT IN NATURE JUST FOOTPRINTS.