Rio de Janeiro

Revel in Rio de Janeiro

Be prepared to be wowed! See our recommendations for not-to-be-missed attractions when visiting Rio de Janeiro, including Ipanema Beach, Pedra Bonita, Sugarloaf Mountain and Maracana Stadium.

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Christ the Redeemer

Take a train ride through the Tijuca Rainforest to see Christ the Redeemer. The 125-foot statue of Jesus sits atop Corcovado, a granite peak located in central Rio de Janeiro.

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