Rio de Janeiro Holiday: coronavirus information
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Where to stay in Rio de Janeiro
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Mingle with the local residents on one of the world’s most famous beaches, admire art deco buildings and party until dawn in this effervescent neighborhood.
Barra da Tijuca
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Rio de Janeiro’s longest beach, a sprawling shopping mall and some of the city’s best seafood restaurants and bars await in this relaxed neighborhood.
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Relax on beautiful beaches, shop for fashion and revel in the nightlife of one of Rio de Janeiro’s most stylish areas.
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You might enjoy the museums while in Centro. Museum of Tomorrow is a notable sight, and you can get around town at Carioca Station or Uruguaiana Station to see more of the city.
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Discover Botafogo, memorable for its beaches. Popular attractions in Botafogo include Rio Sul Shopping Mall and Guanabara Bay, and you can see more of the area by hopping on the metro at Botafogo Station.
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Top things to do in Rio de Janeiro
Full Day in Rio - Corcovado, Sugar Loaf & City Tour with BBQ
Rio by Air Helicopter Tour from the Lagoon
Strolling the fascinating Petrópolis: The Imperial City
Rio de Janeiro Beach Holiday
Relax on the shore as you watch the sunlight flickering on the water on your Rio de Janeiro holiday. If you're craving the complete beach experience, a trip to Rio de Janeiro will definitely deliver. You've probably heard of Icarai Beach (4 miles (7 km) away). We recommend booking your hotel nearby. However, plenty of sightseers also choose Rio de Janeiro holiday deals closer to Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach or Grumari Beach, two other magnificent nearby options.
Frequently asked questions
What is the best way to save money on my Rio de Janeiro holiday?
Which airports can I fly into for a Rio de Janeiro holiday?
- Rio de Janeiro Airport (SDU-Santos Dumont): 4,332 flights per month.
- Rio de Janeiro Airport (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.): 3,667 flights per month.
What are the most popular types of hotels for a trip to Rio de Janeiro?
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What are the best things to do in Rio de Janeiro?
- 3-Hour Private Sail
- Rio Scenarium: Fast Track Entrance, Dinner & Open Bar
- Christ the Redeemer by Van and Selarón Steps
- 3-Hour Open Group Sailing
- BRASIL SIM cards: data + UNLIMITED calls + free shipping
- Appreciate the Best Views of Rio!!!