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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach to visit, nice cycle track run alongside. Loads of places to eat and get drinks, places to play sports and there was police there too so felt safe

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sam61293
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For sure more quiet than Copacabana and Ipanema and having also the view of the Sugarloaf mountain and the Christ.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank angelgher
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is famous for its wonderful beaches in the world including Praia de Copacabana, Botafogo, Praia Vermelha, Praia de Ipanema, Praia do Leblon and Flamengo Beach. The latter is close to the downtown area and spread between the Sugarloaf Mountain and local...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tassaduqhussain51
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Loved this beach a lot! I liked that it wasn’t just in front of a main road - there’s a grassy area to hang out, palm trees, a skatepark, a running track - I love it! I wish there were toilets though... there weren’t any...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This beach is a great alternative for families with young children as there are very few waves and the water is generally quite calm (which isn't the case with Copacabana and Ipanema). However, the sand was pretty dirty (cigarette butts, feces, misc food wrappings, etc).

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We went here every day. This beach was so far superior to Copacabana or Ipanema. There is a huge partk with green grass going right down to the sand. You can sit under a tree in the shade and enjoy the beach and the view....More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Linda F
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Not as crowded, good sand, can get into shade under a tree as there is park next to the beachfront... Good place to have a run as you can run in the park.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Finnderlust
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This is a long beach with a parallel park with a lot of activities for locals like football fields and playgrounds. No waves to speak of and it has been mentioned as one of the waterways with higher bacteria levels, so if you want to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank syzygymfl
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend spent a day at Falmengo beach. It's not one of the more popular beaches for tourists, so it was relatively quiet and not a problem finding a spot to lie down. The water was refreshing and not too wild, perfect for...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jothequietone
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Nice beach to visit overlooks sugar loaf and Christ redeemer the other way so a nice place to visit lots of locals on tjis beach not so many tourists so not as busy but be careful of the norm in Brazil theives as they will...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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