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Walked over to this beach from my hotel. The beach is expansive and clean. There u surfing if anyone is interested. Waves are bigger later in the day. There was a festival going on so it was quite busy. Traffic was barred from street so...More
Beach adjacent to some of the most expensive real estate in Rio. Well maintained. Was not very crowded the day we were there but there were several surfers catching the early spring season waves. Immediately to the East is the more famous Ipanema Beach. Just...More
While most tourists stay in hotels in and therefore go to Copacabana / Leme beach, locals prefer the beach of Ipanema / Leblon. In reality one 3.5km stretch of beach, with the canal of Jardim de Allah dividing Ipanema from Leblon. Arpoador is surfer oriented...More
Personally a much better bet than Copacabana - more intimate.
Hire a bike in Leblon, and cycle all way along to end of Copacabana and back - good work out. Just make sure you dont run anyone over - stepping out into the cycle path...More