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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  • Good for a change from normal beaches of zona sul recommend staying at more toward the playground windy but on hot days is always good and sometimes more emptiness that's South zone
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  • Beautiful beach, people, beautiful, that beach volleyball ... very bommmmm, it's worth spending all day on the beach.
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  • Beautiful place to relax with the hotel Brisas bar service, not necesutas any more! Relax and enjoy the Sun.
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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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