Botafogo Bay, Rio de Janeiro
(3.1/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
Instantly recognizable from a thousand photographs of Rio de Janerio's cityscape, the beach at Botafogo Bay offers a view of the iconic Sugarloaf Mountain across Guanabara Bay, unrivalled by anywhere else on the ground. The neighborhood is home to Botafogo de Futebol e Regatas, a multi-sport club and one of Brazil's biggest soccer teams. Attractions include the home of writer and politician Ruy Barbosa, the Museu do Índio--which explores the culture and history of the major indigenous peoples of Brazil--and the Villa-Lobos Museum. Take a look at our Rio de Janeiro vacation generator to schedule your visit to Botafogo Bay and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • His vision is magnificent view from any high point of the city, but we can't enjoy a bath in the Bay to have sites that are unsuitable for bathing due to too much garbage.
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  • Some places are not appropriate for bathing, mai is very beautiful to see and admire, has tours of boats leaving the Marina da Gloria.
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  • Whether from the Corcovado or sugar of Pao, the view of the Bay and its buildings is fantastic. The Avenue is beautiful with beautiful buildings and a huge and beautiful beach.
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