Pão de Açúcar – View from the Road, Rio MG_8993

Sugarloaf Mountain (Portuguese: Pão de Açúcar  is a peak situated in Rio, at the mouth of Guanabara Bay.  Rising 396 m (1,299 ft) above the harbor, its name is said to refer to its resemblance to the traditional shape of concentrated refined loaf sugar. It is known worldwide for its cableway and panoramic views of the city.

Påo de Açucar view from the road, Rio MG_8993

Påo de Açucar view from the road, Rio MG_8993-2

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