The Cidade Maravilhosa is famous all over the world for its carnival, idyllic beaches, green hills and festive nightlife. Beyond that, this city has other assets that make it a dream destination for all travelers.
Here is our guide to visit Rio, composed of locations that you can’t miss and authentic locations to live like a carioca.
To be a Rio Insider
If you want to live like a carioca, the district of Santa Teresa is for you.
Santa Teresa gives you an authentic, bohemian and romantic Rio between popular neighborhoods, invasive vegetation, street art and opulent houses. If you want to have a good time, the neighborhood of Lapa is the place to be.
Do not leave Rio without attending a mass at Mosteiro São Bento. The Fabrica Bhering is a must see location that is recommended to all those who love Brazilian art. It is an old chocolate factory - the first in Brazil, built in 1880, which after years of abandonment, was invested by artists and artisans
Sports fans will be thrilled in Rio. The city has more than 300km of bike paths and many hiking trails. We explored the forest of Ticuja and climbed up to Pedra do Telegrapho with one of the walks proposed by @. The view from this stone is INCREDIBLE.
You can also go sailing or surfing in Guanabara Bay.
If you feel like being active on land, beach volleyball very famous on the beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema.
How to go?
Air France offers many direct flights from Paris. The price of the ticket varies according to the season. If you want a cheap ticket, the airline Tap Air offers low cost flights with a stopover in Lisbon.
Rio Imperio Tourismo
R. Maj. Toja Martinez Filho,
136 - Vidigal, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22450-270, Brazil