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Rua Lasar Segall, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22611-100, Brazil
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

This small jewel formed by a hidden cove is one of the most beautiful beaches of the Rio de Janeiro and its visitation is high point for those who like beach, surf and nature.

Thank Mauricio L
Reviewed 10 May 2018

This hidden beach is my absolute favorite beach in Rio, make sure to check the tides before you go! The access is easiest by car, entrance to the beach is via a condominium just next to the Costa Brava club.

2  Thank LetsGotoPortugal
Reviewed 3 May 2018

the praia da joatinga is a nice beach, I hear about this beach acouple days before leave rio, and I took a uber I wnet there and is good spot

Thank CataTrezh
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Found about this beach at the hotel we were staying and decided to give it a try. Yes, it's a bit hard to get to but totally worth the effort. We went there in the morning and the water was quite warm. The views are...More

1  Thank mj2837
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Joatinga beach is a tiny strip of sand, hidden by the rocky coastline between Sao Conrado and Barra da Tijuca. There is only one bus line (number 557) which serves this area. To reach the beach, one must hike down the steep rocks, albeit along...More

2  Thank CattleDriver
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The best beach I visited when I was in Rio! It's so quiet and calm! It's a bit tricky to get there, but you can walk or take a taxi/Uber! The beach were very clean and had some good waves for surfing or bodyboarding!

Thank Torstein S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

in my opinion one of the best beaches in Rio, maybe the best during the week, in the morning used the sand is longer than in the afternoons. In the Weekend it is quite difficult to find space to parking the cars. There is no...More

Thank Fernando T
Reviewed 13 February 2017

It could be the most amazing beach experience ever, but you may check the wind position before you go - be sure the Jacarepagua's lagoon water is flowing to the opposite side. And also is good to have in mind that the sand line is...More

Thank Thiago D
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is a great spot to experience a different beach vibe in Rio! It was pretty crowded when we were there (high tide means less sand for beachgoers) but the water was amazing. There was also a stand to rent umbrellas and buy drinks. We...More

1  Thank Melanie M
Reviewed 28 January 2017

One in dozens of beautifuls beaches in Rio, this specially is in Joá, a breathtaking place, good for surf, nice girls around and relaxing spot.

1  Thank Ginerochi
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