Breathtaking pictures shows fearless daredevils walking over a rope strung over Rio De Janeiro

These fearless daredevils certainly have their head above the clouds as they walk across a thin rope at a height higher than the London Eye.

Ighor Pereira on the highline

Ighor Pereira on the highline

The pictures show adrenaline seekers Ighor Pereira, Mitsu Kawaguchi and Marcio Cardoso balancing precariously on the thin slackline 200m above the beautiful landscape of Rio De Janeiro.

Marcio Cardoso on the highline

Marcio Cardoso on the highline

Their destination, the top of Morro do Cantalgo, took them about four hours to reach.

Mitsu Kawaguchi

Mitsu Kawaguchi

The group didn’t even stop as night drew in, resulting in some stunning sunset photos which showed the city seemingly encased in burning orange.

Marcio Cardoso on the highline

Ighor Pereira on the highline

Shot by Brazilian professional outdoor photographer Bruno Graciano, 28, the photographs also give an extraordinary view of Rodrigo de Freitas lake.

Bruno Graciano the photographer

Bruno Graciano the photographer

Bruno said: “I’m so stoked to capture this impressive view of Rio de Janeiro.

“It was so unique being up there with high line athletes performing their magic.

Marcio Cardoso on the highline

Marcio Cardoso on the highline

“The day was in our favour and it didn’t take long to reach the line. It is called “No Control” and was recently opened by Alexandre Anshul”