Top things to do for free in Rio de Janeiro

Top things to do for free in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is an amazing city to visit and enjoy bars, restaurants, nightlife, museuns and more. But some places like many other cities in the world are a lit bit expensive for who have low budget. Again we prepare a special list with Top things to do for free in Rio de Janeiro

Samba a Pedra do Sal all Mondays and Friday

Come to visit this mystic place of Rio de Janeiro. Place where borned the world famous samba also recieves all Mondays and Fridays the most famous samba session in the city the “Samba da Pedra do Sal”. The event starts at 08:00 to midnight.

Samba da Pedra do Sal
Samba da Pedra do Sal

The Fair Markets around the city

All days of the week the city of Rio de Janeiro offers fair and fruit markets around the town. The most traditional one is the “Feira do Rio Antigo” at Lavradio Street all first Saturdays of the week. Also we recommend the Fruit Markets in Ipanema that happens all Mondays (At Jardim de Alah), Tuesday (At General Osorio Square) and Fridays (At Praça da Paz Square). Other top fair market is the Hippie Market in Ipanema all Sundays.

Hippie Market Ipanema

Trails around the south zone of Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro offers many nice trails to do for free. The best recommended are the Two brothers Hill at Favela do Vidigal, the Pedra Bonita in the Tijuca National Park and the Catacumba Park in the Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas. Check some options of the top trails in Rio.


Enjoy the crazy nightlife of Lapa

Lapa is a crazy place of the city where happens the nightlife. With thousands bars and discos the Lapa offers the best options of the city to have fun at the nightime. The mix of Samba Sessions, Rock and Funk shows is the spirit of Lapa. The best night clubs there are Rio Scenarium and Carioca da Gema. Enjoy Other options to enjoy the best bars and restaurants in Lapa.

Lapa - Rio de Janeiro

One of the best sunsets of the world.

From many places of the city you can have an amazing sunsets for free. The best suggestions are the Calombo Curve at Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas and the Arpoador Rocks.

Ipanema sunset