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Avenida Ataulfo de Paiva, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Neice beach, clean waters, white and large sand, waves, not calm. However, especially at this time of the year, packed with people all over. If you want at any cost to have a bath in Rio de Janeiro, this is the place to go!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank carlosmp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this end of the bay past Ipanema. This area feels less tourist but, in fact, is full of tourists likely looking for a different experience- fewer people and no loudspeakers as on Copacabana. Many restaurants and shops within 2-3 blocks inland all along Leblanc...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Yokeko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing geography and fantastic to see these Rio Beaches in all their glory and easy to visit by bike

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FranNichols2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see. Ususally last 2 days - for more info see my instagram traveljojostyle28. It is absolutely beautiful

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Joanna T
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Really nice beach. Very pretty with minimal surf so great for swimming. Really nice sunsets, cool vibe. Mainly families and locals but very safe and not too touristy. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Walked over to this beach from my hotel. The beach is expansive and clean. There u surfing if anyone is interested. Waves are bigger later in the day. There was a festival going on so it was quite busy. Traffic was barred from street so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 361stephenv
Reviewed 29 November 2018

Best spot to get your feet in the water at sunset; Enjoy more the upscale crowd on the beach and more space to get your umbrella

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alice_the_wonderland
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Beach adjacent to some of the most expensive real estate in Rio. Well maintained. Was not very crowded the day we were there but there were several surfers catching the early spring season waves. Immediately to the East is the more famous Ipanema Beach. Just...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tlagyn
Reviewed 4 November 2018

I must say it so beautiful and I felt really safe very clean and lovely to take a walk or even a bicycle ride I recommend it 100%

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 576Lili
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

While most tourists stay in hotels in and therefore go to Copacabana / Leme beach, locals prefer the beach of Ipanema / Leblon. In reality one 3.5km stretch of beach, with the canal of Jardim de Allah dividing Ipanema from Leblon. Arpoador is surfer oriented...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Yes, the taxi is a cheap option