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Address: Avenida Francisco Bhering, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22080-050, Brazil
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Private Tour: Sugar Loaf with Copacabana Fort and Arpoador
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Private Rio Hidden Beaches and Top of Vidigal Tour
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The Great Rio Nature - Forest - Moutains - Lanscape - Beaches - Up to 4 People

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Jog with a smile grab a coconut and sit to watch morning surfers

Such a typical perfect spot to feel see hear amd breath th beauty of Rio Its a must ... for every morning

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 weeks ago
MauricioBromfman
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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63 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Such a typical perfect spot to feel see hear amd breath th beauty of Rio Its a must ... for every morning

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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved coming here. It was one of my favorite places, not only in the neighborhood, but in Rio! The sunset here was one of the best I've ever seen! Try checking out the sunset while having a caipirinha. It's totally worth it!

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Thank Ladyy M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Everyday the same ritual for the locals and more and more tourists, to climb this big rock before sunset and in unique and cozy way say goodbye and thank you to the sun. A lot of people feeling emotional and go back with tears on their eyes, when crowd clapping to wonder of the nature.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

When I think about Arpoador, I think about sunset and waves. This spot is a grat place to watch the sun goes down and touch the water. Also, after a storm, its amazing to sit down there and watch the waves hitting the rocks. Watch your belongs and try to take only the necessary.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Very nice place with coffee bars, small street market and where you can walk in total security on the rocks at the end of the beach, enjoining the views for Ipanema and Copacabana. A place chose by may surfs are in practice because the ocean his a little low movement than at the beach, specially in winter time.

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This place is a very beautiful spot to see Ipanema beach at its largest. Probably the best place to watch the subset. I put 4 starts because the place is smelly and needs cleaning, but the walk was worth it! Policemen were close by. I felt safe.

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Thank Carolina E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I lived in Rio for 6 years and this is the place I had to think about life while you see the greatest sunset ever. Also enjoyed a lot to stay there at night drinking a good beer. The temperature of the water it´s the best at night also. Many people go there to enjoy beach. Take care when walking... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

One of the best place in earth to watch the sunset. It offers you such a great view and makes you think how perfect is the nature.

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Thank HMatias
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We went to sit in the rocks and watch the sunset. First we climbed up to the top and then walked to a point and sat and watched the sunset. Beautiful views. Breathtaking.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Where Ipanema begins in Rio de Janeiro, there is a rock formation jetting out into the ocean, it is where ships turn the corner coming from Copacabana, and where all year round people gather, climb to the highest vantage spot they can perch on and watch the Sun set into the Atlantic Ocean. Lots and lots of people come. In... More 

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Ipanema
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue. The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing many art galleries that show contemporary art. There is also a great variety of nightlife in the neighbourhood, which buzzes with many options for every taste.
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