Sights & Attractions in Rio de Janeiro

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Fodor's Choice Sights in Rio de Janeiro

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Corcovado
Rio's iconic Cristo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer) statue stands...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue), Mountains The Lush Inland
 
Jardim Botânico
The 340-acre Botanical Garden contains more than 5,000 species...
Gardens / Arboretums The Lush Inland
 
Palácio do Catete
Once the villa of a German baron, the elegant, 19th-century granite-and-marble...
Museums / Galleries Catete and Glória
 
Pão de Açúcar
The indigenous Tupi people originally called the soaring 396-meter...
Viewpoints Urca
 
Praia de Copacabana
Maddening traffic, noise, packed apartment blocks, and a world-famous...
Beaches Zona Sul
 
Praia de Ipanema
As you stroll this world-famous beach you'll encounter a cross...
Beaches Zona Sul
 
Sítio Roberto Burle Marx
It's a cab ride out of town, but nature lovers and architecture...
Museums / Galleries São Conrado and Barra da Tijuca
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