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Trilha Mirante do Caeté - Rio de Janeiro
Mirante do Caete Trail

The trail starts inside Prainha Municipal Natural Park   and the place also has infrastructure for bathrooms, showers and a drinking fountain

A trail through  Mata Atlântica with a beautiful view of the beaches of Recreio and Barra da Tijuca.

The park was created in response to the demand of surfers and bathers who frequent Prainha, with the aim of protecting the region that is home to a very diverse fauna and flora, including endangered species of animals, such as wild cats, possums, pacas, rodents, hummingbirds. , parrots, hawks, pit vipers and lizards.

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Created in 2001, the park   has an area of 147 hectares.


It is an area of environmental preservation of the Atlantic Forest that joins Prainha and Grumari, the place is of incomparable beauty   in addition to being very well taken care of.

As it is an Environmental Protection Area, on weekends and long holidays, there is a control on the number of vehicles that access the road towards Prainha and the other wild beaches in the region.

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The Mirante do Caeté trail starts at  1517, Av. Estado da Guanabara, 1185 - Recreio dos Bandeirantes - Rio de Janeiro - RJ. 

Degree of difficulty,  Easy to moderate.

Time of approximately 00:40 minutes. 

Distance of 2.5 km.


Always be prepared to do a trail no matter how easy it seems.

Have a good time!

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