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Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach

| Recreio dos Bandeirantes, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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| Recreio dos Bandeirantes, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Get all the beach-y goodness of Rio without the tourist crowds. Clean, blue waves are ridden by locals on surf and skim boards. The sand is clean and soft and the boardwalk bars keep you hydrated and full. NOTE: watch out for the red flags....More

Thank SkyFlies
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Took a long walk along the beach during my first day in Rio. A much more relaxed, family-friendly vibe than at the better known beaches. Many places to stop for food and/or drink, some with bands.

Thank UltimateWines
Reviewed 10 August 2016

A neighborhood in the Rio de Janeiro, where it seems that you are not in a city as large and busy as the River. Beautiful beaches , great restaurants and bars and very quiet . Great for staying with family without having to put up...More

Thank RogerioPeixoto
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Because I'm a Brazilian... may be too long for me to say all the best about Recreio... I"ll resume saying that I have traveled to many of the most beautiful beaches in diferents parts of the world like Hawaii, Mexico, Bahamas, Republic Dominican. But I...More

Thank Claudia S
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Best hair salon : Glow Dry Bar, beautiful place with a lot of things todo.They have shellac and the best products for hair

Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Recreio beach Is about 50mins away from the crowded beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana. Its an excellent surf spot and the reason I went there. Its a beautiful beach without the crowds and tourists

Thank adammawright
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I keep going back to Recreio. If you're going to Rio, you mst visit this beach. It is close to Pontal rock and the Ahui.

Thank jopapa48
Reviewed 20 April 2016

The water is gorgeous. I could live on that beach. There are about 4 adjacent beaches along the coast, separated by huge boulders. The further south, the less crowded and cleaner. I was staying in Copa had a day trip at Recreio, which was an...More

Thank Sazz T
Reviewed 13 April 2016

It's a nice beach. It's a new neighbourhoods far from the center of Rio and "Zona Sul" (Ipanema, Copacabana, Leblon).

Thank Mariana P
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Although it can get really busy in summer, when carioca's go to Recreio to enjoy some time off, it's never packed. Recreio has a relaxed vibe over it, although it's not a good place to go without a car: restaurants and bars are scattered around,...More

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