Reserva Beach, Rio de Janeiro
(4.7/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
Reserva Beach offers a peaceful setting on white sand lapped by warm blue sea. This beach is popular with surfers and swimmers, but you can also enjoy a day of quiet sunbathing in this secluded spot. The area surrounding the beach is a nature reserve, where you can explore numerous hiking trails though lush vegetation. Along the way stop by a rustic food stall for a taste of authentic Brazilian cuisine, prepared from fresh fish and served hot. The area has several bicycle paths and playgrounds, making this site a favorite of families with small children. Locals recommend several trendy neighborhood restaurants known for their Rodizio-style service, where instead of a menu, an assortment of dishes is brought to the table for picking and choosing. Using our online itinerary creator, Rio de Janeiro attractions like Reserva Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The beach of the Reserve lies between the beaches of Barra da Tijuca and Recreio dos Bandeirantes, is a beach of white sand, blue sea (bravo) and with a more limited access. It's great on weekdays and always crowded on weekends, especially in summer. In some stretches of beach, you can find good kiosks with restaurants, beach service and bathrooms! Super nominate this beautiful beach!
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  • Easy parking for those who arrive early, several kiosks with good service. Beach clean and familiar environment.
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  • My favorite bar. It's not too full (outside holidays and other specific dates), beautiful sea and clean! Recommend Kiosque Cachaça 152
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