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10 reasons to visit Rio de Janeiro in 2015

10 reasons to visit Rio de Janeiro in 2015

Cuisin

The gastronomy of Rio de Janeiro and Brazil is very rich, and the main attraction the famous feijoada, a traditional food that the portugueses gave to the slaves. There are also great steakhouses where you can enjoy delicious steak and his irresistible flavor. For a great breakfast the suggestion is the tapioca, the brazilian crepe, and the açai.

Hospitality

The hospitality of the locals is the best possible. Many people can not speak English, but will do everything possible to help visitors to locate the places in the city. It’s not unusual to be surprised by an invitation to a bar or barbecue with your new brazilian friends.

10 reasons to visit Rio de Janeiro in 2015 – Tour Corcovado with Tour Guide Alan

Climate

The weather is the best. Both in summer and winter. In the summer the temperature reaches 40 degrees easiely. And in winter the the avarage is around 23 degrees, with possible several sunshine days. The rainy season usually occurs in late March.

private tour rio de janeiro - Sao Conrado Beach

private tour rio de janeiro – Sao Conrado Beach

Culture

Cultural options of Rio de Janeiro City are varied. We have theatres, concert halls, live samba sessions and numerous other activities around the wonderful city. Do not miss the opportunity to watch a samba show in Rio Scenarium house and capoeira show in Plataforma house. Cheers to national culture!

Explore the best of the marvelous city on our city tours in Rio de Janeiro

10 reasons to visit Rio de Janeiro in 2015 - plataforma
10 reasons to visit Rio de Janeiro in 2015 – Plataforma Shows
  • Security

Rio de Janeiro has suffered much with issues of violence, but after the UPP project the city has been passing by a transformation becoming more safe for tourists and locals. But that does not mean that you can walk everywhere safely. We recommend special attention to the Copacabana on the night, Lapa and Center .

  • Proximity

One of the advantages that Rio de Janeiro has to offer is the proximity between the areas of the city. It is easy to find transportation to go from the South Zone to the Centre of Rio de Janeiro, by bus or subway. In the South Zone are concentrated the main beaches such as Copacabana and Ipanema. Lapa area, in ​​the center, is where the nightlife boils.

  • Fascinating beaches

With over 30 kilometers of beaches, Rio de Janeiro offers recreation, nature and comfort to its visitors. Do not miss the opportunity to visit the secret beaches of Rio de Janeiro, such as Reserva, Prainha and Grumari and Joatinga.

Tour Guide Rio de Janeiro to the desert beaches of Barra da Tijuca
Your tour guide in Rio de Janeiro will show the desert beaches of Rio. Prainha, Grumari and Reserva in a special private tour.
  • Night life

The nightlife of Rio de Janeiro happens in Lapa. Surrounded by bars and clubs, Lapa is the place of fun and recreation. Do not miss the opportunity to visit the famous Rio Scenarium and Bar da Cachaça. For a rock’n’roll place, worth the visit to Bar Emporio, in Ipanema, and Bar Bukowsky, in Botafogo. For a refined jazz, the ideal location is the Hostel The Mazze, in Catete. And for a great old samba worth visiting the Samba of Pedra do Sal, that happens on Mondays and Fridays at the port area.

Places to dance samba in Rio de Janeiro.
Places to dance samba in Rio de Janeiro.
  • Fascinating streets

Or walking on Avenida Atlantica Avenue, or feeling bossa nova atmosphere on Vinicius de Moraes Street, also walking in the colonial streets of the downtown of Rio is sure to fall in love since the first moment. Come and see the diversity of the streets of the Marvelous City!

ipanema private tour rio de janeiro
ipanema private tour rio de janeiro
  • Sunset

Talking about the advantages of the city without mentioning the sunset from Arpoador is not fair. With fantastic view of Ipanema beach, Arpoador recieve lots of people for a group applause for the sunset.

Rio de Janeiro private Tour Ipanema
Rio de Janeiro private Tour – Ipanema

[notice ]Fabio Mendonça is a Director, marketing and Tour Guide of Rio Cultural Secrets – Private Tours.[/notice]