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Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro

Copacabana Beach - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Copacabana Beach
Avenida Atlantica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 22041-001Map
+55 21 2541 7522(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Copacabana
Overview

The most famous beach in the world, Copacabana has lost little of its mystique and charm over the years. Positioned in a wonderfully rich setting with a backdrop of sharp rising hills and a concrete jungle, this is the best place to feel the carioca spirit. Sit at one of the many restaurants along the beachfront to enjoy a batida or caipirinha, or take a stroll on the famous and often imitated Burle Marx designed sidewalks. In summertime, go early, as it may be hard to find a spot on the sand. Also, take note that the currents are deceptively strong. A perfect place to eat, drink, relax and people watch.

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Copacabana Beach General Information
  • Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water, Sports and the Outdoors
  • Nearest Train: Cantagalo
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