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Copacabana Beach

Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 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
Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing experience visiting Copacabana beach, there is always something going on, vendors selling everything from alcohol, hats, t-shirts, keyrings to artwork, football shirts the list goes on. There are approximately 40 beach bar/restaurants on the beach itself. The wave pavement is a real work of...More

Thank GBJ-Cookies
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was my first time for me being in Rio, i heard stories and saw pictures about Copacabana, but i couldn't imagine being like this. I can say is the most beautiful beach in the world, the vibe, the ocean, the view everything is incredible....More

Thank iulian p
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good beach but been honest we preferred Ipenema Beach which seemed to have more hustle and bustle about it. Well worth a walk from one end of beach to the fort end. Tip: before purchasing anything from the street /beach vendors ask how much the...More

Thank alinumber7
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful white sandy beach, waves can be tough later in the day, vendors everywhere trying to sell anything from caipirinhas to sun lotion. Don't forget to try their grilled cheese

Thank ricardocP7497BA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Legendary beach. Nothing too special but nice atmosphere with people playing different games or just chilling. Possibile to get a caipirinha from different vendors. The waves were a bit too strong this time and not many people were bathing. Toilets are not free but something...More

Thank Mikefin12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Copacabana Beach is what Rio is all about!! fun, music, happiness with Local people and tourists with amazing energy!!! you can feel the Passion of the Brazilian culture just by walking Copacabana beach!!! enjoy every minute! have beers,Coconut water o a delicious Caipirinhas and feel...More

Thank Mayi3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I suggest you first check the prices from the menu.Or you can pay even more for the most luxurious restaurants. So clean !and the employees are always concerned.

Thank tuggcecelik
Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot go to Paris and not see the Eiffel Tower or miss a stroll along the banks of the Thames while in London. If you go to Rio, missing Copacana Beach is the equivalent of missing Rio altogether. There are three different experiences: going...More

Thank jonas r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed in Copacabana for 3 days, I had amazing days. Beautiful beach with delicious caipirinhas and very cold beers to buy.

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rio de Janeiro, The most amazing fantastic city in the world. Copacabana Beach is the star in the crown. it does not disappoint. the climate is wonderful, Rio is an exciting place, however there are many very serious problems here, while the city is amazing,...More

Thank Dave-in-Bournemouth
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
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5 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! 🙏😘☀️
Jessica N
27 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.
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