Things to see and do - Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro :
Unmissable tourist sites
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Rio de Janeiro Travel guide
Rio de Janeiro : Michelin's recommendations
Presided over by the Cristo Redentor, or Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro is a mix of crazy urbanism, long, fine sandy beaches and green hills; colonial architecture, ultra-modern buildings and wretched shacks; rich, bohemian and poor… This is a city of contrasts whose heart beats to the rhythm of the samba, football and wild nights, culminating in the famous carnival. Let the city's energy bewitch you, while bearing in mind that crime is a real affliction here.
Tourist attractions Rio de Janeiro : Things to see and do
Praça Pio X BR - Rio de Janeiro
Centro, the oldest neighbourhood in Rio, is where the vestiges of the city's past are concentrated. Whether it be the imperial palace and the Baroque churches of Praça XV or the theatre and museums of Cinelândia, there is no shortage of culture. The ..
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The Corvocado, a 710m-high granite peak situated in the Parque Nacional da Tijuca, is a site not to be missed. To get there it's best to take the rack railway (departing from Rua Cosme Velha), which passes through the largest urban forest in the worl..
Av. Pasteur 520 520 BR - Rio de Janeiro
Sugarloaf Mountain, the rocky peak named after the shape of its outline, but also after the approximate translation of the name given to it by the Indians ( Pau-nd-Acuqua , "pointed and isolated promontory"), affords an uninterrupted view over Rio. F..
Hotels Rio de Janeiro
Rua Haddock Lobo 326 BR - Rio de Janeiro RJ 20260142
Prix Prices from : 175 BRL
Located 5 km from downtown Rio de Janeiro, Hotel Villa Tijuca offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi. A 24-hour reception and buffet breakfast are provided. Parking is available at an additional fee. Rooms at Hotel Villa Tijuca provide an LCD..
Rua Barao de Iguatemi, 230 BR - Rio de Janeiro RJ 20270-060
Designed for adults only, this love hotel is centrally located in Rio de Janeiro, just a 10-minute drive from Santos Dumont Airport. Malaga offers air-conditioned accommodations with room service and free Wi-Fi. Private parking is free. Featuring a ..
Rua Senador Pompeu 190 BR - Rio de Janeiro RJ 20221-290
Prix Prices from : 218 BRL
Designed for adults only, the love hotel San Diego offers air-conditioned accommodation in downtown Rio, just 2 blocks from Central Subway Station. Copacabana Beach is a 20-minute drive away, and parking is free. Rooms are equipped with a modern bat..
Leisure activities Rio de Janeiro
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Prices from : 55 €
Your tour starts with panoramic views of downtown Rio and several of the city's main attractions. Then, travel up Urca Hill to Sugar Loaf via cable car for views of Guanabara Bay and its islands. Your ascent is by cable car in two steps. The first l..
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Prices from : 44 €
Explore the beauty of this bay and its surrounding areas with a knowledgeable guide. Guanabara Bay was discovered on January 21, 1502, by a Portuguese squad commanded by Andre Goncalves. Thinking it to be a great riverand being the month of Ja..
See all of Rio's major sights on this full-day tour that includes visits to Sugar Loaf and Corcovado. Enjoy lunch and take the train through the Tijuca rainforest to the Christ Redeemer Statue. Watch the sun set over Copacabana Beach. If your time i..