Top 25 Places in Rio de Janeiro


1 – Christ The Redeemer

Christ The Redeemer (in Portuguese, Cristo Redentor), a monument of Jesus Christ, is a symbol of Christianity that became one of the most internationally recognized icons of Rio de Janeiro and Brazil. It is the second biggest statue of Christ in the world with 38 meters high, and 710 meters of the Corcovado Hill, and 30 metres (98 ft) wide. It weighs See more

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2 – Ipanema Beach

One of the most famous beaches of Rio de Janeiro, Ipanema is an urban beach that has a broad band of soft sand, with relatively strong waves. Symbol of music, art and bohemia, with the Morro Dois Irmãos in the background, from there you can have one of the finest views of the city. Throughout its history, the beauty and charm of this beach See more

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3 – Real Gabinete Português de Leitura

The Real Gabinete Português de Leitura (in English: Royal Portuguese Reading Room) has the largest and most valuable literary of Portuguese outside Portugal. Constructed between 1880 and 1887, it has more than 350,000 volumes in a library, fully computerized, which brings together rare books from the XVI, XVII and See more

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4 – Niterói Contemporary Art Museum

The Museum of Contemporary Art of Niterói (MAC Niterói) is a museum located in the city of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro. Designed by the architect Oscar Niemeyer, the MAC has become one of the postcards of the city. Built in 1996, the architectural complex stands out on the landscape by the boldness of its contemporary features ofSee more

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5 – Copacabana Beach

Copacabana Beach (in Portuguese, Praia de Copacabana), considered one of the most famous beaches in the world, is a mix of tradition, glamor and glory. Bounded by the Atlantic Avenue, it is home to large events such as world championships of beach soccer and volleyball, the stage of concerts that bring together millions of people and the See more

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