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Self conducted walk from Rio Central Conference Centre

Very difficult to get in. All fenced off and derelict. Just really sad. Dont expect much to see if... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
EliseS978
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Olympic Park

It was great to see the place where the Olympic was held. Although we didnt go inside it, the... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
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4 weeks ago
“Self conducted walk from Rio Central Conference Centre”
1 Apr 2018
“what a waste of money”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very difficult to get in. All fenced off and derelict. Just really sad. Dont expect much to see if you come to a conference and stay nearby at Rio Central.

Thank EliseS978
Reviewed 1 April 2018

One cannot tell one day the olimpics happened there. It is abandone by local authoroties. What a waste of public money

Thank Rafael-972
Reviewed 25 November 2017

I can see little point in such a visit, but it was part of the tour, it is really not worth the effort unless Olympics and running tracks are a special interest.

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Why on earth did Brazil spend billions of dollars to host the Rio 2016 Olympic Games? The answer lies in Brazil's notorious corruption schemes. Government contracts are lucrative business for construction firms which habitually overcharge for their services in exchange for rich bribes to government...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

Now that the area is no longer being used for the olympics, there's absolutely nothing going on here. previous plans to have the area used for entertainment, school, etc have been abandoned and so has the area.

Thank FernandaTelles
Reviewed 9 April 2017

It was great to see the place where the Olympic was held. Although we didnt go inside it, the structure was huge and am sure served its purpose.

Thank mindyderro
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome place but what a waste now, no major events going on; it most have been fun during the Olympic Games.

Thank DonatoSass
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I visited the park during the Rio Olympics and it was not my first Olympic experience. The atmosphere in Rio was lovely, people were warm and enthusiastic. I felt the park was a lovely compromise between representative function and lowering the costs. All I hope...More

Thank Miroslav L
Reviewed 17 March 2017

During the Olympics this stadium was beautiful, but i have since heard it has gone downhill some. I guess they are not spending the money on it they once were.

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Just how big they have made this Olympic park they truly have made the uk sports stadiums look miniature. Wouldn't recommend it on a very hot day but there is alot of places for refreshments. I would use local transport to gain access to this...More

Thank Tim G
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