CLIMBING BABILONIA HILL
Morro da Babilônia (Babilonia Hill), has the most popular climbing routes in Rio de Janeiro due to their easy access and easy to medium grades.
Babilonia is a good choice if you are climbing for the first time outdoor multi-pitch in Rio or if you don’t have much time to spend climbing and want a short approach with an incredible view of Praia Vermelha (beach next to Sugarloaf cable car) and Sugarloaf Mountain.
Altogether, there are 40 routes with grades ranging from 5.7 (4) to 5.10d (6b). Most of the routes involve face technical climbing, with some friction sections, and are bolted. There are also some dihedrals and cracks.
The wall is 150 meters tall and the longest routes reach 200 meters, with an average of four pitches. In three hours it is possible to finish a route and rappel.
Climbing Babilonia is quite enjoyable, and many climbers frequent the area. It’s worth checking out.
Come with us and you’ll be in the hands of experienced and highly knowledgeable climbing guides! All are known for their friendly and professional style.
Don’t worry about equipment. If there is something that you do not have or cannot take with you, no problem! Just let us know and we can loan it to you. If you prefer, you can bring only your climbing shoes. Please, contact us for any questions or doubts.