Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach, Rio de Janeiro

4.5
With its sweeping arc of soft white sand, blue ocean, and palm trees, Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach is everything you’d expect from a Brazilian beach, but without the crowds. You can pick a spot, settle down, and, due to legislation restricting the height of nearby buildings, peacefully enjoy the sunshine well into the afternoon. There is, however, a good chance you might end up an extra in a Brazilian soap opera as scenes are regularly filmed on the beach. The wide boardwalk is great for a stroll and lined with kiosks, where you can buy cold beer, fresh coconut water, and tasty snacks. Add Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach and other attractions to your Rio de Janeiro trip itinerary using our Rio de Janeiro tour planner .
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  • The bustling sea favors the practice of surfing. Moreover there is the turmoil of the beaches of the South Zone providing a well family climate.
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  • Recreio and Barra da Tijuca in my opinion of Carioca da Gema, is one of the best beaches between Posto 9 and 11 (ONLY). For those who like to "play" and have a public more to not there, stay at post 12. If you like a quieter crowd without muvuca, stay at the height of post 9 to 11.
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  • Very amazing beach!
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