Rio de Janeiro Things to Do

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  • 26. Hippie Fair

    Hippy Fair is a social and sociological event that began in the 1970s as a small collection of stalls selling handcrafts and since then it has turned into a blend of cultural affair and flea market....

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  • 27. Boat Trips

    From Marina da Glória you can make an awsome trip to the isles that you usally only see at the horizont of the sea from Ipanema or Leblon. There is for example Macuco Rio which offers this boat trip...

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  • 28. Beach Activities

    All five pictures were taken on the same beach in the western part of Rio , Praia da Barra da Tijuca along Avenida Sernambetiba.... And all my six kids are present , whether 10 , 11 years ago or just...

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  • 29. Mirante Dona Marta

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    When you are hungry eat a loaf!!! hahahahaha There is a hill in the way to theChrist Statue called Dona Marta where you can see many interesting parts of Rio, from there you can see how gorgeous our...

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  • 30. Flamengo

    Flamengo is a mostly residential neighbourhood situated between Botafogo and Centro. Its main feature is the Parque do Flamengo (officially called "Parque Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes"), a beautifully...

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  • 31. Praias

    Tremendous trip with my friend Carlos in Rio !! A city with a flawless super beautiful weather all week. We flew to arrive soon and take advantage of the hotel night we had booked. We traveled...

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  • 32. Largo do Boticário

    When leaving Corcovado's station, if you cross the street ( Cosme Velho St. ) and move to the left ( in the direction of Rebouças Tunnel ) you will be able to find the "Largo do Boticário" - which is...

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  • 33. Mosteiro de Sao Bento

    When the weather does not help and it rains all day long, it is no use staying at home, we always have to find something to do, and maybe a good recommendation is visiting historic sites of Rio, one...

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  • 34. Lapa District

    Lapa is a neighborhood famous for its Bohemian culture. It is well known for its architecture, the most famous monument being the Arcos da Lapa. The Passeio Publico is the first public park built in...

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  • 35. Parks

    This is one of two parks in Ipanema and is located directly opposite the church which lends it name to the park - Our Lady of Peace so the square is named Peace Square. The other park - Praca General...

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  • 36. Arco do Teles

    4 out of 5 stars

    One of my favorite tours is a simple stroll in the old part of Rio's Downtown, you can walk through very historical narrow streets of Arco dos Telles and see many architecture styles from the 3...

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  • 37. Catedral Evangelica do Rio

    This Evangelical cathedral is located to the west of the Santo Antonio Church and Monastery. It looks pretty modern inside and out. It does have a website which somehow shows it in a picture without...

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  • 38. Museu Nacional de Belas Artes

    4 out of 5 stars

    To be honest I did not come to Rio De Janeiro thinking that it would have much to offer in terms of art or painting. I knew very little of Brazilian art however I am always willing to explore. The...

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  • 39. Plataforma

    3 out of 5 stars

    2 hour show for $38.50. A variety of Brazilian traditional dances, such as samba and rhumba. Yes there are dancing girls with tall things on their heads. BUT they also have guys that do some sort of...

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  • 40. World War II Monument

    Monumento aos Pracinhas is a memorial built to honour the Brazilians who died during World War II. The memorial contains the tomb of an unknown soldier as well as a small museum with military uniforms...

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  • 41. Petrobras Building

    Getúlio Dornelles Vargas was Brazil's president for some 18 years over two spells in the 1930's to his suicide in 1954. He did a lot for the country such as major industralisation and development and...

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  • 42. Igreja de Nossa

    4 out of 5 stars

    The church museum was founded in 1939 ready for the church's bicentennial. It contains objects such as documents, plates, chalices, paintings and furniture previously used for celebrating mass and...

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  • 43. Old Rio

    We also have an old town just like every big city in the world!;) Very close to the financial centre of Rio de Janeiro, and also near to the Ferryboat. The place is called Praça 15 and it is an open...

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  • 44. Our Lady of Penha

    The church is built on top of a large monolith rock, with a 360-degree view of Rio's various areas. The back side of the rocky mountain is steep, but provides the walking access up to a series of...

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  • 45. Museu da República

    4 out of 5 stars

    President Getulio Vargas commited suicide inside the Palácio do Catete on the 24th August 1954. He had enemies in the armed forces and one of his bodyguards fired shots at a journalist who was...

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  • 46. Hiking

    Reaching the top of the "hill two brothers" (Morro Dois Irmãos) was a child's dream, and it was possible on 3/30/2014 thanks to the appeasement project that actually seems to be fading away , so dont...

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  • 47. Confeitaria Colombo

    Relax with a frothy coffee or tangy fruit cocktail and soak up the opulence at this antique coffee house and restaurant. The sprawling building is full of historic charm, and was the favored meeting...

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  • 48. Pista Claudio Coutinho

    But you can play at the bottom of Sugar Loaf mountain...This is one of the secret of the city...You just think you take the cable car and that is it! Noooooo, you can play around and feel the powerful...

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  • 49. Quinta da Boa Vista Park

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    The huge area of Quinta da Boa Vista measures some 150,000 square metres and was the residence of the imperial royal family from 1809 to 1889 when the Republic was proclaimed. The romantic gardens...

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  • 50. Palacio do Catete

    Antiga residencia de Getulio Vargas, um dos presidentes mais queridos do Brasil, conhecido como o pai dos trabalhadores, por criar dentre outros o salario minimo, o FGTS e a regulamentaçao da jornada...

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