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Rio de Janeiro, or just Rio, is the capital of Brazil, 6th largest city in Americas by population and simply one of the most beautiful seaside cities in the world. It is set on the Atlantic coast. The Rio de Janeiro trip planner offers the complete package of the best itineraries for your trip to Rio.
The Brazilian capital was founded in 1565 by Portuguese and has become the most historic point in the continent since then. Being a political, cultural and economical center of the country, Rio was chosen to be the seat of the Royal families and courts of Brazil.
Rio de Janeiro is one of the most visited cities in the Southern Hemisphere. Due to its charming nature, paradise beaches, historical landmarks and unique architecture it has always been a dream point for travelers.
The city is rich with green areas and tropical trees. It’s landscape is characterized with hills and rocky mountains, some of which are tourist destinations. In contrast with the rocks, a big part of the city occupies the beaches, which are one of the main reasons of Rio’s fame.
Due to the tropical humid climate Rio doesn’t have high and low seasons. It’s always crowded and crazy.
Discover Rio de Janeiro with this trip planner and have the most amazing experience of your life. The itineraries in this page include all the best things to do, events, tours and restaurants that will introduce the city in the most interesting, entertaining and effective way.
Visit the famous Christ the Redeemer statue, Sugarloaf mountain and Copacabana, try the real Brazilian food, experience the crazy carnivals, festivals and events with these complete trip plans. Edit and improve them based on your interests and have your offline ready-made plans with you for your holidays to Rio de Janeiro.
 

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Top Rio de Janeiro things to do

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Corcovado Christ the Redeemer

Christ the Redeemer is a huge statue of Jesus Christ in Rio De Janeiro. The statue is the symbol of Brazil, the most visited attraction of the country and one of the biggest emblems of Christianity. Christ the Redeemer is a grey stone statue made in Art Deco style.

Sugarloaf Mountain

Sugarloaf is a mountain in Rio de Janeiro which faces the Atlantic Ocean. It has a height of 396 m and has got its popularity among tourists due to the amazing panoramic views. The mountain is a must-see destination and is part of UNESCO World Heritage Site list.

Copacabana Beach

Copacabana is one of the most famous beaches in the world, situated in Rio De Janeiro. It is 4 km long. The beach and the surrounding area was "Olympic Zone" during the 2016 Summer Olympics. The beach includes hotels, restaurants, bars, nightclubs and residential buildings

Botanical Garden (Jardim Botanico)

Jardim Botânico is the botanical garden of Rio de Janeiro. It presents a wide variety of Brazilian and World flora. It is situated in Corcovado Mountain. The garden has 54 ha area and more than 6,500 species of tropical and subtropical plants and trees are shown there.

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Hotel Atlântico Business Centro

Hotel Atlântico Business is located in downtown Rio de Janeiro, 200 metres from the stately Theatro Municipal. It offers an outdoor swimming pool and a rooftop sun deck with splendid views. The buffet breakfast offers a large variety of options. Free WiFi is available. Rooms at Business Hotel...

Hotel Atlântico Rio

Set 500 metres from Rio de Janeiro’s famous and trendy Copacabana Beach, the 4-star Hotel Atlântico Rio offers an outdoor pool and free daily breakfast. Boasting a restaurant and privileged location, guests can also find dining and lunch options within a short walk. Each room features contemporary...

Hotel Atlântico Travel Copacabana

Located 500 metres from the charming Copacabana Beach, and 350 metres from Siqueira Campos metro station, Hotel Atlântico Travel (currently in soft opening) offers accommodation in Rio de Janeiro. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. Every room in this 4-stars hotel is decorated in...

Hotel Atlantico Praia

Ideally located across the street from Copacabana Beach, Hotel Atlantico Praia is 1 km from Ipanema Beach. Guests can enjoy the outdoor heated pool, and free WiFi is available throughout. The Alantico offers rooms equipped with LCD TV, air conditioning and minibar. They contain simple décor with...

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Top Rio de Janeiro tours

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Corcovado Mountain, Christ Redeemer and Sugar Loaf Mountain Day Tour

Take a panoramic city tour, travel to the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain and visit the Christ the Redeemer statue on this full-day comprehensive tour of Rio's most famous landmarks. Reach the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain and Corcovado Mountain by cable car and by Van or cog train through the Tijuca...

Viator Exclusive: Early Access to Christ Redeemer Statue with Optional Sugar Loaf Mountain Tour

Be among the first visitors to gaze upon the Christ the Redeemer statue without the usual crowds on this early morning Rio de Janeiro tour — a Viator Exclusive that can't be booked anywhere else. Snap unobstructed photos of the breathtaking views from the top of Corcovado Mountain, and then take an...

Corcovado Mountain and Christ Redeemer Statue Half-Day Tour

Take an afternoon tour to Corcovado Mountain topped with the iconic statue of Christ the Redeemer. You'll travel through the Tijuca Rain Forest by cog train to Corcovado Mountain for breathtaking views of one of the world's most beautiful cities. This afternoon tour takes you to Rio's most famous...

Tijuca Rain Forest Jeep Tour from Rio de Janeiro

Hop in an open Jeep for a morning tour of the Tijuca Forest in Rio de Janeiro, also known as Tijuca National Park. This section of Brazil’s Mata Atlântica (Atlantic Forest) offers panoramic views from Vista Chinesa (Chinese View). Your 4-hour eco-tour includes an easy hike with a guide, giving you...

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