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Estrada das Paineiras | Cosme Velho, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22241-330, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As an alternative from Christ The Redeemer statue view, this "Mirante" is on the way to the statue, with free entry.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite point of view in Rio, for sure! You can see everything you see from Corcovado AND Corcovado itself! And it's free!

Thank Fátima R
Reviewed April 11, 2018

When visiting Christ stop down and look around you have great views here as well, you can spend at lest 1/2 hr 45 min walking around enjoying the view

Thank DRAGON05702
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Great spot for a picture from here you can see Rio in 360 all the sites are there for you to see and it is a great spot a lot quieter than Christ the redeemer!

1  Thank reeceyb
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Very similar to the Christ Redeemer view but a little closer to sugarloaf and less crowded. I rank this the best view of Rio, redeemer next, 2 brothers, sugar loaf then chinese vista in that order.

Thank mikeazzo
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Mirante da Dona Marta is best described as the Corcovado of the poor: similar views, but no entrance fee, except for the R$ 2 parking fees. Now that's a bargain to view Rio from the top! Definitely less crowded than Corcovado. It is a very...More

1  Thank seteaum
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Climbing down from the corcovado, just a little detour and you'll discover a lovely (free) place with a very nice view. It's worth it.

Reviewed July 21, 2017

This is a faily accessible hill within the city boundaries with a great view and is a good destination for a weekend.

Thank Johan P
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

We took an early tour of Christ the Redeemer and we arrived early, so as a bonus the tour guide took us to Mirante Dona Marta and WOW were the views spectacular! It has a lot of the same views as the top of Corcovado,...More

Thank John O
Reviewed June 13, 2017

For photographers: This is your postcard view of Rio. It has the classic view of the bays surrounding Sugarloaf. I was here very early in the morning, just before sunrise. Carpark is very dark as well as the 5 minute walk out to the viewpoint....More

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Santa Teresa
Santa Teresa is a bohemian enclave hosting many local
artists’ studios. The narrow, winding streets of this
neighbourhood were revitalised years ago, and visitors
can now stroll through this area to view magnificent
mansions dating back to the late 19th and early 20th
century. A highlight not miss: Museu Chacará do Céu, a
former mansion turned museum which houses works by
prominent Brazilian modern artists.
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November 24, 2015|
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Response from VaniZsuzsi | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I have never been there at night time.. If there are any tour group going there at night time you might want to join them, but I would not go there alone in dark. I'm not saying that it's dangerous, but better to be... More
August 8, 2015|
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Response from julianarandrade | Reviewed this property |
No taxi there. 😕