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| Recreio dos Bandeirantes, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean, not as long a beach as Barra da Tijuca, crowded on weekends, a nice place to stay and have some leisure time. Strong tide, beware of the waves. Very nice.

Thank carlosmp
Reviewed July 16, 2018

this spot is awesome, its in the end of barra da tijuca, its so far from ipanema, but its so beatiful

Thank Tifany92D
Reviewed May 18, 2018

The recreio beach is so far, I went in metro to barra and after by bus, its far way but I recommend it for spent some day there

Thank MizukiYK
Reviewed March 30, 2018

I stayed for 16 days in Rio, most of which I spent in recreio dos Bandeirantes. I was 10 minutes away from the beach. Every day i came went. And after experiencing both of the other popular tourist beaches. this was the best. in 5...More

Thank raheather
Reviewed March 16, 2018

two tyoes of beach in one place, surfing in one side, a quiet pool in the other, espectacular place to go

Thank Hugo M
Reviewed September 12, 2017

This beach has the advantage of being able to choose which side of the rock is best depending on the waves and the wind.

Thank lauriehen
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Very long, clean beach with enough places for eating and drinking. You can climb up the small island that is opposite the beach. Depending on the tide it is easier to reach or not.

Thank langoli
Reviewed March 28, 2017

I loved this beach and at a walking or cycling distance the beaches near by also. The cycle route is great, not awfully packed even at the weekend - I went cycling all the way to praia da macumba and praia da reserva. you can...More

Thank angelamartinelli2016
Reviewed March 9, 2017

This one of the best beaches in Rio because is far from the crowdy of South Zone and Barra. If you are of the kind that wants to have your own space and relax in a beach day, this is an excellent choice for you.

Thank NolessNomore
Reviewed March 1, 2017

If you want to relax and not get bothered like at Ipanema or even worse Copacabana beach, take a trip to Recreio or even closer Barra beach. Much cleaner and safer.

Thank wyldcolonialboy
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