We hope you find here all the additional information and services that might be of your interest while you're in town, such as restaurants, accomodations, weather, climbing clubs, consulates, currency rates and so on. However, in case you don't find what you need here, please, contact us that we'll be glad to help. guides@rioclimbingguides.com skype id: rioclimbingguides or phones: 55(21)2205-1669/9493-5363.

Currency exchange

x-rate Brazilian Real (R$)

Weather

INMET- www.inmet.gov.br

Weather Channel -

br.weather.com

Tourist Police


tel:3399-7507

Local Emergency

tel:194


Police

tel:190

Consulates


Brazil US Embassy
Avenida das Nações, Lote 3, Brasília; tel. (61)321-7272
www.embaixada-americana.org.br.;

US Consulate
Avenida Presidente Wilson 147, Rio de Janeiro; tel.(21)2292-7117.

Germany : 2553-6777
Australia :2286-7922
Italy :2282-1315
Japan: 2265-5252
England:2553-3223
Spain: 2541-2299


Restaurants

Porcão
Steakhouse - Locations:Ipanema-Flamengo-Barra
www.porcao.com.br

Gula Gula
Griled - Rio de Janeiro
Leblon - Rua Rita Ludolf, 87 / Lj. A Tel: (21) 2294-8792 / 2294-0650
Ipanema - Rua Aníbal de Mendonça 257 Tel: 2239-5594 / 2249-3566
www.gulagula.com.br

Mama Rosa
Italian - Cosme Velho
tel:2285-3649

Guapo Loco
Mexican Food - Fun Bar
Rua Rainha Guilhermina, 48 - Leblon - RJ
Tel.: (21) 294-2915 - 511-4380
www.guapoloco.com.br

Natraj
Authentic indian cuisine
Av. General san Martin, 1219- Leblon tel: 2239-4745

Pré Catelan
French Cuisine
Copacabana - tel:2525-1232

Via Farme
Location: Ipanema

Accommodations

Stay in Rio

www.stayinrio.com.com.br

Fully furnished apartments


Rent-a-flat


Rio Hike
www.riohike.com.br
Tel:55(21)9721-0594 - Ask for Gabriel

Maison LP - Bed and Breakfest
(Walking distance to Corcovado).

tel: 2205-1669

email: vertalp@hotmail.com

 



Hostels
Youth Hostel
Location: Botafogo - tel:2286-0303,

Carioca
Location: Urca

Ananab guest house
Location: Santa Teresa www.ananab.com

Hotels
Sheraton
Location: Leblon - Tel:3139-8000

Caesar Park
Location: Ipanema - Tel:2525-2525

Sofitel
Location: Copacabana - Tel:2525-1232

Copacabana Palace
Location: Copacabana - Tel:2548-7070


Climbing Clubs


Carioca
Tel:2255-1358.
Climbing route topos at www.cec.org.br

CERJ
www.cerj.org.br

Light

Guanabara
www.guanabara.org.br

CEB
www.ceb.org.br
tel: 2252-9844

Rent-a-chalet-next-to-a-climbing-area.


Refúgio da Águas Mountain lodge
Salinas - R.J

Tel (22 ) 2543-3504 http://refugiodasaguas.blogspot.com.br
Ran by Serginho Tartari (climbing guide) and Rô

Pedra Solta mountain chalet
Salinas - R.J


Tel: (22) 2543-3512
Ran by Sergio Poyares & Patricia
E-Mail: s.poyares@terra.com.br

Ronca Pedra
Salinas - R.J

Tel (22) 2543-3504
Ran by Geovani Tartari & Helena


Professional Climbing Guides Association-AGUIPERJ


www.aguiperj.org.br



State Climbing Federation-FEMERJ


www.femerj.or.br


Equipment


Deuter
www.deuter.com.br

Casa do Alpinista

Botafogo

Montcamp

Centro

A5 Escalada


Indoor climbing walls


Evolução Escalada Interior

www.evolucaoindoor.com

Adress: Travessa Marciana, 31, 22280-120 Rio de Janeiro Seg – Sex: 07:00 – 22:00 Telefone (21) 8746-3003

Velox Fitness
Location: Lagoa/Humaitá - (21)2537-2551

Estação do Corpo
Location: Barra da Tijuca

Limite Vertical Climbing Centre
Location: Rua Bambina 141/Botafogo - Tel:2527-4938


High Ropes Courses on Trees


Floresta Aventura
Location: São Conrado
www.florestaventura.com
Tel:2556-9462



Hang gliding

Flavio Paiva
Licensed Pilot Certified by the Brazilian Hang Gliding Association and Tourism Guide by the Embratur (government’s tourism office)
Tels: 3322-1656/9219-4335

Music and Dance

Lapa neigborhood

www.sambadochapeu.com.br
(every first staurday of the month)