We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Feira Hippie de Ipanema

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Praca General Osorio | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Website
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description: A hippie hangout in the 1960s, this Sunday market in Ipanema is an...
A hippie hangout in the 1960s, this Sunday market in Ipanema is an entertaining place to browse for arts and crafts, as well as to people watch (at Praca General Osario, 8am-6pm, Sundays).
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 314 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 125
    Excellent
  • 127
    Very good
  • 52
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Fun Shopping Place - Only Open Sundays - 1 Block From Ipanema Beach

This is one of the worthwhile things to do if you're in the vicinity of the main Rio beaches (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Sao Conrado) or Lagoa and want to purchase some local... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
GJY2001
,
Lake Mary, Florida
Add Photo Write a Review

314 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Hebrew first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Romsey, United Kingdom
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

I have been many times to the Hippie Fair over the years. I have bought leather floor cushions get the poly beads when you get home. Garden swings made of fabric and wool with a wooden frame, a joy to sit in. White hand crocheted bed spreads; Jewellery; leather belts; Paintings; little arty models of ladies with baskets of fruit... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
28 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

This was my last stop in Rio. The weather was beautiful and it was an enjoyable way to spend a Sunday morning. I walked around for over 90 minutes. In the otter ring there is jewelry, leather goods, and clothing. Closer to the fountain there is art from a ton of different vendors. Everyone in my group bought something. Many... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Spain
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I'd read a lot about how wonderful the Hippie Market was, so perhaps I was expecting too much. Our hotel was just a block or 2 away so of course we had to go and see what it was all about. We entered the park, just alongside the Food stall and it all did smell delicious but we'd only just... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Plant City, Florida
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Famous Hippie Fair is open every sunday, you can find art crafts, gifts, food, painting, furnitures, jewelry, etc. Located right at the Square General Osorio where the Ipanema metro station entrance is.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Mold, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
30 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The market is quite accessible (at the eastern edge of Ipanema, so not far from Copacabana). We walked through on the way back from Sugar Loaf and found many of the souvenirs were more expensive than we had seen elsewhere (only a couple of Reals eitger way in most cases). Indeed, many of the trinkets can be found in almost... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Lake Mary, Florida
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
3 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This is one of the worthwhile things to do if you're in the vicinity of the main Rio beaches (Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Sao Conrado) or Lagoa and want to purchase some local items. Some reviews stated that this fair is open weekends, but that is inaccurate, it is only open on Sundays. The website says 07:00 to 19:00 (7AM to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This fair is only open on the weekends and houses all the souvenirs from the beach in a one stop shop. Worth a walk and definitely bring reals (Cash in Rio is pronounced: Hey-Eyes). This is where you can buy something uniquely from Rio for family and friends. The location is great with lots of brunch spots nearby and walkable.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Johannesburg, South Africa
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
26 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I'm not sure I will 'go out of my way' to visit this market but if you are in the area, why not? They have some 'standard market' stuff that you will find anywhere else in the world but they also have very interesting items. Great leather handbags & artwork but somehow I expected it to be less expensive. I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Hong
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
22 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Only on Sunday you can visit the Ipanema hippie fair. I have visited the hippie fair each time I come to Rio and have purchased paintings to plates. There are a few food stalls and it is very easy to get a drink. The shopping.. There is something for locals as well as tourists, but think tourists will take more... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I went here yesterday and have nothing bad to say. Enjoyed walking around and browsing for s couple hours. Ended up buying a painting and a couple small items for loved ones. If you are in the Ipanema area on Sunday, check it out. You won't be let down.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Feira Hippie de Ipanema also viewed

 

Been to Feira Hippie de Ipanema? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Feira Hippie de Ipanema and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Feira Hippie de Ipanema staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?