Pao de Acucar (Sugar Loaf), Rio de Janeiro

Sugarloaf, Rio de Janeiro

The Sugarloaf Hill, known as “Pão de Açucar” is a 396 meters high peak situated in the very heart of Rio de Janeiro at the entrance to Guanabara Bay, in the neighborhood of Urca. Pão de Açucar (Sugarloaf) consists of a monolith, with a single block of granite, which has been altered by pressure and temperature, […]