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Cinelandia

Avenue rio Branco, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Avenue rio Branco, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The oddly named Cinalandia is a busy mix of roads and pedestrian areas with views of some impressive buildings. The city assembly building is bettered by the National Library( unfortunately being renovated when we arrived- so screened) and the Theatre which is a very impressive...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Took the Bonde from Santa Teresa and ended up here. This is a large pedestrian urban space with attractive architecture and a couple of museums worth visiting. Mostly we wandered and people watched, since it was Carnival and packed with visitors. Not sure of the...More

Thank pfefmeister
Reviewed 16 November 2016

One of the most beautiful architecture in the city!! Very detail work and well maintained. There are a few buildings around the square also, but this one is definitely the outstanding one

Thank May L
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This is a very nice square in the heart of downtown and where I love to start whenever I'm showing "centro" to visitors. There's lots around to see and visit (Theater, Library, Fine Arts Museum, etc), just be smart and keep a low profile when...More

Thank evyboo
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This building is very elegantly and ornately decorated. I think it's the most beautiful building from the outside in Rio de Janeiro.

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is such a beautiful place in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, with historical ornate buildings. You can have a gourgeous view of the Sugar Loaf form the top of the Teatro Municipal staircase.

Thank Bruna J
Reviewed 15 January 2016

In addition to the very spectacular Teatro Municipal / Opera House, Cinelandia offers interesting classic and some Art Deco architecture set around a pleasant square. So named because there were many cinemas here in the '20's and 30's, it is easily accessible by Rio's excellent...More

Thank Ashley G
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Cinelandia is in downtown Rio and is the place where you can see the Portuguese influence by the architecture of the buildings around. This is also where the Municipal Theater is, really beautiful. You may try one of the typical Portuguese "botequins" to get a...More

Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Cinelandia is a must visit place when in Rio! It is full of people not only during the whole working day, but also on the evening. It is fun to sit down and just watch people, but also there are quite few buildings to be...More

1  Thank Liu S
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This area of Rio is pretty nice! You can walk around Cinelandia and see the National Theater El Teatro Odeon and a variety of cool buildings! The Subway stop is right there and you can walk to Santa Teresa and other Carioca Landmarks. Didn't looked...More

1  Thank R2_Ramirez
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Centro
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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