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Copacabana Beach

Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-011, Brazil
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For sunning, relaxing and people watching, join the thousands who flock each year to this lively, world-famous beach lined with shops, bars, restaurants and hotels.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-011, Brazil
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"beautiful beach"
in 208 reviews
"beaches in the world"
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"playing volleyball"
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"big waves"
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"white sand"
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"beach volleyball"
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"beach front"
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"vendors selling"
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"street vendors"
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"coconut water"
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"felt safe"
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"copacabana"
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"rio"
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"sidewalk"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely for watching a sunset or just strolling down! It was pretty empty today due to the World Cup match (Brazil game) but it’s usually the touristy beach of the ones around Rio

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the prettiest beaches, but since the violence in Rio de Janeiro has increased significantly, it is kind of dangerous.

Thank Maria Clara P
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Copacabana is a beautiful beach with a unique vibe and energy. Unfortunately you will be encountered by dozens of smugglers trying to rip you of with falls selling technics. Also beware of all the drug dealers that will try to sell you from marijuana to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I thought I’d see the famous beach but it was a let down. It was run down and smelt. The beach near my hotel which was further out was one of the nicest beaches I’ve been on and far more relaxing. Don’t bother going out...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach is long and wide . The sand is white Morning activity : jogging , walking and swimming Afternoon : more people sun tanned , beach volley ball is very popular Evening and night activities : bar and cafe with loud music . Night...More

Thank Happy258
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Got off the long overnight plane and went right to the beach. It was sunny and warm.Walked all along including up the little mountain at one end.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice beach! Really big and sand is white with palm trees around, right in front of the city. Great place to chill

Thank Sarah M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A long sandy beach with lots of cafes, lots of people selling pretty much anything, lots of sports being played, well worth a walk from end to end (with a stop for a drink!) Only bad thing was a shoe shine man who threw a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I picked a hotel on Atlantic ave and spent many afternoons and all of my evenings enjoying the live music, cuisines and local beers and caprinnis... watch out for a Cachaca called ‘51’ that is the cheap stuff many of the portable beachside bars offer....More

Thank Curtis J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Come one... come all! There is a little bit for everyone at Copacabana Beach; singles, families, fur babies and couples. There’s lots of activity going on during the day such as, people playing volley ball, jogging along the beach, tanning and frolicking in the water....More

Thank Courtney W
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Copacabana
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
...More
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Marcandrews87
4 November 2016|
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Response from Paola H | Reviewed this property |
U recommended you go to breakfast @ Copacabana Palace if you book in advance is very busy there! New year go to Barra da Tijuca is more safe and less busy there!!! Enjoy your holiday! 🙏😘☀️
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Jessica N
26 June 2016|
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Response from Dazir | Reviewed this property |
We were there in April. Didn't see or hear concern. No mosquitoes. Nothing.
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Philip A
2 May 2016|
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Response from Ladybug0506 | Reviewed this property |
Hello! The water is safe from a health perspective, but be aware that the sea is rough, with strong waves and tides. It gets deep abruptly, so you have to be alert. Enjoy also a nice walk on the famous sidewalk, have a... More
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