Mirante da Prainha, Rio de Janeiro

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Sandwiched between the mountains, Mirante da Prainha offers a tranquil, clean, and isolated escape from Rio's bustle. Considered the best surf beach in Rio, the crescent-shaped stretch is flanked by rocks and lofty cliffs; as a result, waves up to 3 m (9.8 ft) high come in fast with multiple breaks, suitable for experienced surfers. Look for the regular Surf Bus in Rio if you don't have a car to get here. You may see some cameras on site at this favorite shooting location for television. Arrange your visit to Mirante da Prainha and discover more family-friendly attractions in Rio de Janeiro using our Rio de Janeiro trip itinerary builder.
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  • The view is lindaaa! Worth every moment! Get ready for spectacular photos. Location of various tribes and where all are well accepted. Waves played with a peak of surfers. Access to the beach and a lot of traffic jam and confused disputing every little corner to Park
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  • Amazing Beach for those who love excitement, frequented by beautiful people and vast nature in addition to the postcard!!
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  • Location on the practitioners of the sport meet. With several points of perfect waves. This easy access, near the beach of Grumari and recreation of the Bandeirantes. If you surf is a must to meet him. Environmental protection area
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  • Wonderful view of the rocks and sea. You can feel the waves like a surfer. Excellent fish and beers.
  • The best food I had in Rio!
  • Excelente, peca na limpeza de sua entrada
  • Maravilhoso
  • Incredible location and grilled fish
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