The Flamengo Park is a recreational complex in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It was built on successive landfills in Guanabara Bay. The park extends from Santos Dumont Airport, in the neighborhood of the center, the beginning of Botafogo Beach, in the south.
Marina da Glória
The Marina da Glória is a marina located in the neighborhood of Gloria in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is part of Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes Park and is washed by the waters of Guanabara Bay. It was used in 2007 in the Pan American Games as the place of departure and arrival of boats that competed in yachting competitions.
Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
It is the most famous beach in the world. Its promenade has several kiosks and there are always people playing sports.
Throughout the year there are events of expression as world competitions of football, volleyball and shows great world celebrities.
Pão de Açúcar
Entering the cable car that leaves the Red Beach, the options are two: first stop at Morro da Urca and then, the Sugar Loaf. The two trips last three minutes each. The cable car was opened nearly a century ago, and up to the last destination you can enjoy a wonderful view of the city.
Very popular beach in Rio, frequented by artists, young people, tourists and locals who enjoy its boardwalk to exercise. The beach even has a section devoted to GLS. There you will also find kiosks that offer delicious snacks.
Known as Brazil symbol abroad, the statue of Christ the Redeemer is 30 meters high and 8 meters pedestal. Furthermore, it is at the top of Corcovado Mountain, 710 meters, and among the largest urban forest in the world, the Tijuca Forest. Appreciated not only by religious, the monument is one of the seven wonders of the world.
Corcovado is in the Tijuca National Park, and is a viewpoint where you can admire almost the entire city and find one of the most beautiful Rio postcards, Christ the Redeemer.
On site, there are several snack bars and souvenir shops. To get to the main third, there escalator and night lighting.
Stadium Journalist Mario Filho, better known as Maracanã is one of the most famous stadiums in the world and one of the most visited spots in Rio de Janeiro. The stadium has hosted numerous games, including those with traditional clubs of Rio, Brazil and foreign selections.
Floresta da Tijuca
The Tijuca Forest is one of the four sectors which divides the Tijuca National Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The park, which has 3972 hectares and is the fourth largest urban park in the country, behind only the Cantareira State Park (7 hectares 916.52) and Reserve Adolpho Ducke Forest in Manaus and the Pedra Branca State Park.
Frequented by surfers even at night, thanks to special lighting, the Arpoador is one of the best spots in town to enjoy the sunset Dosol - the stone reveals panoramic views of Ipanema and Leblon beaches with the hill Two Brothers in the background. Next door is the tiny beach of the Devil, with strong waves. Arpoador also offers weight machines, skate park and kiosks, besides the Girl from Ipanema Park, with MPB shows programming through the trees during the summer.
Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas
The lagoon, as the locals say, is one of the favorite places of those who live in Rio for running, walking, cycling or simply rest. The area is good not only for exercise and for dinner too, and again appreciate the natural look of the city. It has about 7km in total.
Forte de Copacabana
The fort is located in one of Copacabana Beach extremes and is also known as the Army Historical Museum. It was built with the intention to protect the Guanabara Bay and houses fixed exhibits, plus another delicacy of Rio: the Confeitaria Colombo.
The Slab Park is a green park of Rio de Janeiro and, although less famous than the Botanical Garden is a nice excursion. It is recommended to visit him in the morning, and you can take your coffee there. Stroll around and cool off the trees in this little getaway from the city.
One of the most picturesque scenery of Rio de Janeiro, Santa Teresa is on top of a hill cut by the old electric streetcar tracks.
Full of large spaces and cultural landscapes that reveal the North, South and Central, 'Santa' is taken by houses that are home to workshops, craft shops, bars and restaurants. One of the most important buildings is the Convent of Santa Teresa, built in the 19th century and which gave its name to the neighborhood.
Lapa e Arcos da Lapa
Lapa is the bohemian neighborhood of Rio's capital and one of the best places to enjoy the night in Rio.
Lapa Arches of the, architectural work of larger undertaken in Brazil during the colonial period, is now one of the postcards of the city, most representative symbol of the Old River preserved in the bohemian area of Lapa.
Praia do Leblon
The Leblon beach is an extension of Ipanema beach, also famous and frequented by tourists seeking more quiet, and local residents. Constantly beach is mentioned in the media for being chosen, with Ipanema, for artists. Leblon and Ipanema make a couple of very appreciated beaches.