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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is famous for its wonderful beaches in the world including Praia de Copacabana, Botafogo, Praia Vermelha, Praia de Ipanema, Praia do Leblon and Flamengo Beach. The latter is close to the downtown area and spread between the Sugarloaf Mountain and local...More

Thank Tassaduqhussain51
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Loved this beach a lot! I liked that it wasn’t just in front of a main road - there’s a grassy area to hang out, palm trees, a skatepark, a running track - I love it! I wish there were toilets though... there weren’t any...More

2  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

This beach is a great alternative for families with young children as there are very few waves and the water is generally quite calm (which isn't the case with Copacabana and Ipanema). However, the sand was pretty dirty (cigarette butts, feces, misc food wrappings, etc).

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed April 6, 2017

We went here every day. This beach was so far superior to Copacabana or Ipanema. There is a huge partk with green grass going right down to the sand. You can sit under a tree in the shade and enjoy the beach and the view....More

1  Thank Linda F
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Not as crowded, good sand, can get into shade under a tree as there is park next to the beachfront... Good place to have a run as you can run in the park.

Thank Finnderlust
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

This is a long beach with a parallel park with a lot of activities for locals like football fields and playgrounds. No waves to speak of and it has been mentioned as one of the waterways with higher bacteria levels, so if you want to...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend spent a day at Falmengo beach. It's not one of the more popular beaches for tourists, so it was relatively quiet and not a problem finding a spot to lie down. The water was refreshing and not too wild, perfect for...More

Thank Jothequietone
Reviewed January 16, 2016

Nice beach to visit overlooks sugar loaf and Christ redeemer the other way so a nice place to visit lots of locals on tjis beach not so many tourists so not as busy but be careful of the norm in Brazil theives as they will...More

1  Thank Ninja606
Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

Visited the beach after staying near Copacabana for the first part of my holiday and then we stayed more Central for a few days of our holiday, this was a great little surprise as it is lovely - there are some great views of the...More

1  Thank taralavoie
Reviewed September 5, 2015

The Flamengo beach is a nice, small & quiet beach in the Flamengo district area. Less crowded than the more popular beaches of Ipanema & Copacabana. Flamengo beach gives great views of Sugar Loaf & Morro da Urca and is also in close proximity to...More

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