Barra Beach, Rio de Janeiro
(4.4/5 based on 2,200+ reviews on the web)
With over 15 km (9 miles) of white sand met by clear, blue-green ocean, Barra Beach is the largest beach in Rio de Janeiro, and the farther along it you go, the more deserted it becomes. The agitated waters attract surfers, windsurfers, body boarders, kite surfers, and fishing enthusiasts, and there is a high energy about the busier stretch, where you will see young people playing beach volleyball and soccer. In need of refreshment, you should visit Pepe, named in honor of the late champion hang-glider and regular of Barra Beach, where you will find great sandwiches and fresh natural juices. The quieter sweep of beach provides you with a tranquil paradise, and while it may not have many facilities, nor does it have any crowds. Using our international travel planner, Rio de Janeiro attractions like Barra Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Some time ago to stop frequent Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon and replace it with this excellent and clean beach water well moved, ideal to jump waves and drilled all day
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  • Even though it is distant from the South, one of the best beaches to my taste, very nice is view super clean with many places for lunch, the sea is a little agitated, nothing more terrible. In terms of safety, it is quite comfortable, you can spend the afternoon quietly without being concerned mostly with their belongings.
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  • The sea is a little hectic, but the place is amazing, there is so many people and is special for those who love surfing.
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  • It was a good moment
  • Cumpre com o que promete.
  • Ótima localização. Apartamentos aconchegantes e agradáveis. Estrutura do condomínio é excelente em serviços e produtos. A hidromassagem com água quentinha é tudo de bom.
  • Muito bom, praia linda e hotel super legal.
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