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Estadio Olimpico Nilton Santos
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

The 2016 Olympic stadium that is Botafogo football clubs home stadium. It has been renovated since the the Olympics so reduced capacity but you can very much still recognise it. I went to a Botafogo game and it wasn't a huge game but it was still cool to catch a game. If you are a sports buff like I am it is worth visiting.

Thank Robert C
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere even though we were cheering for the visiting team. It could improve on the food sold at the venue not a lot of variety.

Try Uber instead of taxis! Way cheaper

Thank Omar R
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Easy acess by metro and train. It´s better to arrive earlier because the lines take time to enter in the stadium.

Thank Ana Emilia M
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived by train which was on time. Platform was clean and easy walking to the stadium. Toilets were inside the entry area so be prepared for a wait. When inside the stadium grounds are spacious and tidy. Seating was ok however I found the seat backs a bit too flexible. Ample space between people. Good rake which meant that you could see the field. Easy exit due to space in the corridors and ramps. Will be a great venue.

1  Thank Rodney C
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

This stadium hosted athletics during the Rio 2016 Games. I visited on three separate occasions, sitting in different areas each time and the views were all great. It is easy to get to using the metro and train, however the surrounding area is not great.

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