Sugarloaf Mountain is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

1. Sugarloaf Mountain

9.4
(Morro do Pão de Açúcar)
Morro do Pão de Açúcar, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Mountain · Urca · 571 tips and reviews

Otel.comOtel.com: To reach the top, there's a cable car (arrives after every 20 minutes or so) to give you amazing panoramic views of the city.

Messi T.Messi TIM BETA: Lindo lugar, e vista maravilhosa! (Beautiful place and wonderful view!)

Arturo P.Arturo Parrales: One of the best views of Rio! This is the number 2 must-see tourist place in the city. The Christ would be the #1. Both of them can be visited in one day.

Aprazível is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

2. Aprazível

8.7
R. Aprazível, 62, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Brazilian Restaurant · Santa Teresa · 527 tips and reviews

Lance V.Lance Vegas: Beautiful venue, beautiful view and good food. But a bit expensive and the way up there to Santa Teresa, or back down to the city again, can be an issue for a taxi. Anyway, it's all worth it!

Michael v.Michael van Balken: Amazing view over Rio. Very nice food (I had the scallops, later on Dorade) and very helpfull waiters. Visited several restaurants while in Rio, this one being the very best! Absolutely recommend it!

Nikki F.Nikki Foster: Try everything...it's so good! I especially enjoyed the spinach ravioli and apple pie dessert. Dining with a great view of the city of Rio

Christ the Redeemer is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

3. Christ the Redeemer

9.3
(Cristo Redentor)
Estr. do Corcovado, s/n (Pq. Nacional da Tijuca), Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Monument · Santa Teresa · 733 tips and reviews

mark c.mark c: Beautiful view of the city and of the statue. Arrive as early as possible to avoid the herds of people (8am)

Evan[Bu]Evan[Bu]: Amazing. Take a moment to enjoy Cristo Redentor and the breathtaking views of Rio De Janeiro! Bring your camera and allow ample time when visiting.

Billy B.Billy Bachman: This is a must see for anyone christian or not. The beautiful panoramic views of Rio plus the immense size and history of Cristo Redentor is a sight you will never forget!

Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

4. Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort

8.7
Av. Niemeyer, 121, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Hotel · Vidigal · 128 tips and reviews

Melanie S.Melanie Schneider: Best sunrise view over ipanema!

Camila B.Camila Bahiense: The best view in Sunset Strip! ;)

Ramona B.Ramona Baldovin: I love the sound of the sea from every room and the balconies and sea views from all rooms. Nice pool and beach.

Pedra do Arpoador is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

5. Pedra do Arpoador

9.6
Pr. do Arpoador, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Scenic Lookout · Ipanema · 365 tips and reviews

CameraNeonCameraNeon: Pôr-do-sol fantástico. Traga uma lente grande angular.// Amazing sunset. Bring a wide angle lens.

Fred W.Fred Weissmann: One of the best places to watch the sunset in Rio!!! Can get crowded during the summer

David C.David Caponera: Come here to enjoy one of the best sunset in the world! Don't arrive late if you want to find a good spot to take pics!

Mirante Dona Marta is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

6. Mirante Dona Marta

9.3
Estr. Mirante Da. Marta, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Scenic Lookout · Laranjeiras · 76 tips and reviews

Sung P.Sung Park: The chopper rides are a bit pricey, but hey, great views. Even if you don't want to pay for it, you can still have a great view from near the helipad.

VallyriVallyri: The view is great! The road up not so much, cobblestone and lots of turns.

Olle E.Olle Eriksson: I love the view from up here. Also, it's kind of hidden from most tourists who just stop at the end of the stairs in Lapa and never get to the marvelous top!

Fort Copacabana is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

7. Fort Copacabana

9.2
(Forte de Copacabana)
Pç. Cel. Eugênio Franco, 1, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Military Base · Copacabana · 285 tips and reviews

Miguel G.Miguel Gouveia: Best place to view Copa beach. Try o mil folhas of Confeitaria Colombo.

AFAR MediaAFAR Media: Walk around the top of the fort and take in the breathtaking views of the bay. Enjoy Brazilian cuisine and caipirinhas at the on-site restaurant. Read more.

Eduardo C.Eduardo Castro: After a walk around the area eat something at Colombo! The museums are boring but the view amazing!

Bar Urca is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

8. Bar Urca

9.1
R. Cândido Gaffree, 205, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Bar · Urca · 554 tips and reviews

Carmen d.Carmen da Silva: Best time to arrive in winter (August) was 3 or 4pm. Just grab a beer or caipirinha and sit on the wall overlooking the beautiful sunset and boats.

Ériko A.Ériko Armani: It's one of the best "bolinho de bacalhau" from Rio de Janeiro! Try the Original beer with them, and... the view is awesome in the sunset!

Rodrigo V.Rodrigo Vaz: It’s not even by far one of the best bars in the city,but is one of the most famous.Don’t expect great food,comfort and even a good service,but an amazing view and one of the best atmospheres ever.

Arpoador Beach is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

9. Arpoador Beach

9.4
(Praia do Arpoador)
Av. Francisco Bhering, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Beach · 420 tips and reviews

luiza b.luiza barbosa: Best sunset of the city.

Mark W.Mark W: Great place to watch the sunset. Go out on the rocks for the best view and join the many locals taking in the view as well. Very safe, lots of police around.

Ana Luisa S.Ana Luisa Soares Couto: Amazing sunset. Great place to go even when it's cloudy.

Morro da Urca is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

10. Morro da Urca

9.5
Morro da Urca, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Mountain · Urca · 172 tips and reviews

Tudor L.Tudor Leu: The intermediate stop before you get to Sugarloaf Mountain. It's worth it to stop here on the way up or down and check out the views from here.

Larissa P.Larissa Pak: The best sunsets and views of rio

Ekaterina B.Ekaterina Bobkova: Very beautiful sunsets!!

Mirante do Leblon is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

11. Mirante do Leblon

9.3
Av. Niemeyer, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Scenic Lookout · Vidigal · 150 tips and reviews

Thiago SaThiago Sa: Nice place the have a chill moment and enjoy an awesome view from Rio!

Ivana K.Ivana Kurtović: Beautiful view, scenic

K B.K B: Lovely view over Leblon/Ipanema. You can’t actually see the sunset from here but you can see the sky glow. Much quieter place to relax and enjoy than Arpoador

Corcovado is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

12. Corcovado

9.3
Corcovado, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Mountain · Santa Teresa · 224 tips and reviews

Carlos M.Carlos Marchena: If you're going for the views, check the weather first: it could get cloudy very fast...

Tarek P.Tarek Pertew: Take a stroll up Corcovado for a fantastic view if the Christo (Redentor) from the back.

J. I.J. I.G.: Amazing views

Hotel Fasano is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

13. Hotel Fasano

8.8
Av. Vieira Souto, 80, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Hotel · Ipanema · 65 tips and reviews

Claudia F.Claudia F: Don't stay at the first or second floor (inside view) or you won't sleep all night. Noise until 6 in the morning during weekends

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: At the understatedly chic Fasano, Philippe Starck–designed rooms have billowing silk curtains and Sergio Rodrigues chairs. We love the rooftop pool's knockout views of Ipanema’s crescent-shaped beach.

João Pedro L.João Pedro Locatelli Cezar: Perfection in form of a hotel. At breakfast order the hidden menu Eggs Benedict, simply divine. Also watch the sunset from the pool on the rooftop.

Mirante do Pão de Açúcar is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

14. Mirante do Pão de Açúcar

9.5
Morro do Pão de Açúcar, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Scenic Lookout · Urca · 92 tips and reviews

Ronizia M.Ronizia Moura: One of the most incredible view you gonna have in your life!

Markku N.Markku Nummila: Go there late to see the sunset. Less people / line too!

Ivana K.Ivana Kurtović: The view of Rio!

Ruins Park is one of The 15 Best Places for Sunsets in Rio De Janeiro.

15. Ruins Park

9.2
(Parque das Ruínas)
R. Murtinho Nobre, 169, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Historic and Protected Site · Santa Teresa · 184 tips and reviews

Nicolas L.Nicolas L.: The best view on Rio!

Ariel M.Ariel Matzner: Wonderful spot to hit one of the best views of the city. For free. Don't miss the exhibition on the lower level.

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: You can always catch an authentic music performance at this open-air cultural center with amazing views of Sugarloaf.