Fortaleza de Santa Cruz da Barra, Niteroi

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  • My husband loves forts and so I hired a guide to take us to Niterol. The fort is okay but the tour is only in Portuguese so if you don’t bring a guide, you’re out of luck. It was okay. The views....  more »
  • You will not find many historic sites in Brazil that are as old and in such a good state of conservation. The views of the entrance of the bay and the Sugar Loaf are stunning, and the facilities are.....  more »
  • This is a great vantage point to see both ways along the beaches. It was a short walk from our hotel on Copacabana.  more »
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  • Breathtaking vue over the Sugar Loaf. Interesting visit of the fort .
  • The view is incredible
  • Wonderful view of Guanabara's Bay
  • Nice place .
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