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Rio de Janeiro: Attractions and Things to do

Things to Do and Places to visit in Rio de Janeiro. Useful information and best attractions

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There are a total of 58 attractions/things to do in the travel guide
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1 Christ the Redeemer
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Rank: 1 About 64

Christ the Redeemer is a statue of Jesus Christ. It is situated on Corcovado Mountain, 700 meters above the sea level, in Rio de Janeiro. The statue is 38 meters high, 8 of which are part of the...

Reviewed by: Ilaria
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Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


2 Corcovado
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Rank: 2 About 64

Watching the city from high up Corcovado, where Christ is, with open arms above Guanabara bay. You can get to the lookout by car or by a tourist little train that climbs up the hill crossing the forest.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Corcovado, Rio
Type: Nature and sport


3 Santa Teresa
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Rank: 3 About 64

Santa Teresa is a neighborhood situated in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil and is atop the hill of Santa Teresa. This place is popular for its winding narrow streets, which is a favorite spot for tourists...

Reviewed by: Punam
Address: Santa Teresa, Rio
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


4 Ipanema Beach
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Rank: 4 About 64

Ipanema Beach, the liveliest beach of Rio covers an area of five miles. The beach gives a panoramic view of the traditional surrounding of the Carioca beach culture, sometimes called the...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Ipanema, Rio
Type: Beaches


5 Leblon
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Rank: 5 About 64

Address: Leblom, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


6 Favela Rocinha
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Rank: 6 About 64

Address: Rocinha, Rio De Janeiro
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


7 Jardim Botânico and Lagoa
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Rank: 7 About 64

Walking around Jardim Botânico (Botanical Garden), walking under the shadows of alleys of palms, breathing the clean air and the peace of tree-lined streets is one of the most indicated programmes to scape from the heat. Walking...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: R. Jardim Botânico, 1008 - Jardim Botânico, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Parks and gardens


8 Museu Histórico Nacional
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Rank: 8 About 64

The National Historical Museum has 7.353 square meters of permanent and temporary exhibitions area. The permanent exhibition is divided in two thematic sections, the economic and the social aspect of the history of Brazil.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Praça Marechal Âncora, Centro
Type: Museums


9 Museum of the Republic
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Rank: 9 About 64

Address: Rua do Catete, 153 - Catete, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Museums


10 Sambadrome
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Rank: 10 About 64

The Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro is one of the focal points of the city during the period of carnival, the structure also gets to hold 90 thousand people crowding the stands to watch the parades of samba schools in...

Reviewed by: Ilaria
Address: R. Marquês de Sapucaí - Santo Cristo, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


11 Maracana
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Rank: 11 About 64

Address: Rua Professor Eurico Rabelo, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Nature and sport


12 Lapa
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Rank: 12 About 64

Address: R. dos Arcos - Lapa, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


13 Avenida Atlantica
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Rank: 13 About 64

Address: Avenida Atlantica, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


14 Carioca da Gema
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Rank: 14 About 64

Address: Avenida Mem de Sá, 79 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Nightlife


15 Historic Centre
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Rank: 16 About 64

Address: Praça Marechal Floriano, S/N - Centro, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


16 Saara
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Rank: 17 About 64

Address: Saara, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


17 Guanabara Bay
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Rank: 18 About 64

Address: Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Beaches


Adventure Tours
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Rank: 19 About 64

Brazil evocates something exotic in our mind, and have an holiday here can really surprise tourists, especially if they decide to join one of the amazing tour of the Exotic Tours...

Reviewed by: Exotic Tours
Type: Tours


Colonial Rio Tour
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Rank: 20 About 64

Have fun in the “Historical Walking Tour” admiring the rich history and beautiful buildings of this marvelous city, while getting in close touch with the people's daily life and the thumbing atmosphere of Rio's...

Reviewed by: Lisa Rio Tours
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Type: Tours


Discover Rio
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Rank: 21 About 64

The whole South America has a great variety of tourist attractions, from natural reserves, to important cities and archaeological sites, and to discover the side you prefer, the best...

Reviewed by: Ada Tours
Type: Tours


18 Joe & Leo's Burger
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Rank: 22 About 64

Fast food with good service. The meals are served in a room decorated like a modern western saloon, there is also a variety of pizzas (including a special vegetarian pizza), and a menu for children.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Avenida Ataulfo de Paiva, 270- Leblon, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Nightlife


Copacabana Beach
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Rank: 23 About 64

Copacabana Beach is one of the most must see beaches in Brazil. Situated within Rio de Janeiro, this four kilometer strip of beach offers an array of activities and sights too. One can swim in its...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Type: Beaches


19 Tijuca National Park
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Rank: 24 About 64

Address: Estrada da Cascatinha, 850, Alto da Boa Vista, Rio de Janeiro
Type: Parks and gardens


Budget Night
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Rank: 25 About 64

A night out on a budget in Rio de Janeiro, the most visited city in the southern hemisphere, must start with the enigmatic Lapa district, Rio’s bohemian district....

Reviewed by: Jonny
Type: Nightlife


Glamour Night
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Rank: 26 About 64

Well, Cariocas are festive people and nightlife in Rio de Janeiro has a myriad possibilities to suit every taste! To start a glam night out, Ipanema is where you'll find excellent cafes and bars,...

Reviewed by: Kathleen
Type: Nightlife

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