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Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach

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Address: | Recreio dos Bandeirantes, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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uncrowded and clean

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Petropolis, RJ
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Petropolis, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

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Rio de Janeiro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

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Thank wyldcolonialboy
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Go if you are tired of crowd beaches. This spot is popular among local people, but due to its distance, very rarely it gets busy.

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Thank Filipe B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

it is formed as a double crescent giving protection from waves and wind. nice white sands. And the beach bars always present to cater your needs.

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Too many locals in some days and nothing really special to see. If it is on your way then stop by to take a look.

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Situated after Praia de Tijuca and just before Prainha and Grumari you find Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach. A good place for avoiding the crowds and the vendors. It's a clean beach with good waves but remember to swim in the safe areas of the beach, because of the riptide, ask the locals where it's safe.

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This was one of our favourite spots in Rio! very few tourists, a few vendors but you arent bothered by them...if you are energetic, wait until the sandbar is exposed and go over to the island/mountain and hike up/repell down!

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Get all the beach-y goodness of Rio without the tourist crowds. Clean, blue waves are ridden by locals on surf and skim boards. The sand is clean and soft and the boardwalk bars keep you hydrated and full. NOTE: watch out for the red flags. The riptide is real so go further down the beach if you need to swim... More 

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Redondo Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Took a long walk along the beach during my first day in Rio. A much more relaxed, family-friendly vibe than at the better known beaches. Many places to stop for food and/or drink, some with bands.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

A neighborhood in the Rio de Janeiro, where it seems that you are not in a city as large and busy as the River. Beautiful beaches , great restaurants and bars and very quiet . Great for staying with family without having to put up with the turmoil and violence of Copacabana. Here you walk quiet on the beachfront .... More 

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