Ipanema and Leblon are just behind Copacabana, are places very relaxed and also more glamor, is the perfect place to wear bikinis and thongs …
Ipanema neighborhood founded in 1894, is one of the best known of Rio de Janeiro, and also one of the most luxurious. On Avenida Vieira Souto houses the most expensive real estate in Latin America, with a price per square meter up to 24,000 reales.
The neighborhood is sleek and modern, where you can find variety of cafes, restaurants, luxury boutiques and nightclubs that are among the best in Rio and across the country.
It is a beach with a great atmosphere, a pleasant atmosphere will rodeadará, the waters are very blue and the sand is white. These beaches are also usually pretty clean.
Ipanema also has songs about her, like Copacabana, but perhaps not as well known internationally as the latter and is therefore less crowded. The tourism is important and attracts people of diverse nature, perhaps a greater purchasing power than Copacabana.
It’s a big beach, just over two kilometers, which throughout its journey home to swimmers of various kinds. It has several areas, more or less defined, which brings together different groups, such as gay, families, sports enthusiasts, etc..
The Ipanema is a bit more expensive than the Copacabana, but also higher quality restaurants and hotels. Ipanema beach is next to Copacabana, one of the most famous in the city.
The area is known internationally as a gay tourist destination, which turns on Ipanema meeting place par excellence and distraction of this style. The area of the beach near Posto 6 is frequented by the gay community and is said Rua Farme de Amoedo is “the gayest street in the world”.
Along the Christ Redeemer, Sugar Loaf Mountain and Copacabana, Ipanema is one of the best places in the city of Rio de Janeiro and according to “Discovery Travel & Living” is the second best beach in the world and the sexiest of all.
The Copacabana beach is probably the most famous beach in Brazil, and why not, the world. But what makes this beach are so famous? First, it is one of the beaches of Rio de Janeiro, the marvelous city, home to the Christ Redeemer, symbol of Brazil. But besides that, Copacabana is a wide beach 4 km long, framed by the hills of Rio de Janeiro and where millions of Cariocas (Rio residents) attend enjoy what Brazilians want most: beach, sun, beer and beautiful women in bikinis.
It is certainly one of the most popular beaches in Brazil, and therefore has all the necessary infrastructure to serve many customers. Restaurants, pubs, street vendors, countless beach volleyball courts, and a unique vortex makes Copacabana in New York to the beaches, where everything happens, where the Cariocas socialize, live and enjoy the beauty of its waters.
Steeped in the rhythm of Samba, Copacabana beach is presented as the ideal way to meet and make contact with Brazilians. And of course, when the sun goes down or when it is too strong, you can visit all the tourist attractions that Rio de Janeiro offers: Christ the Redeemer, the Botanical Gardens, the legendary Maracana stadium and more.
HOTELS AND FLIGHTS – HOW TO GET AND WHERE TO STAY
Getting to Copacabana is quite simple: most of the world’s cities have a direct connection with Rio de Janeiro, and once there, we’re in Copacabana.
Otherwise, there are several daily flights between Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, which can be used to get to Copacabana.
The 4 kms from Copacabana Beach are crowded hotel options of all kinds, of which more than 20 of them are 5 stars, of which the most famous is the Copacabana Palace.
Further from the beach you can find famous inns and l