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Aterro Do Flamengo

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Address: Baia De Guanabara, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22210-065, Brazil

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Nice walk

Great place to walk, jog or bike. Beautiful view of the Bay, including Pão de Açucar hill. Do not bring your valuables unless necessary. One phone to take some pictures should be... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 8, 2015
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69 reviews 69 reviews
44 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Great place to walk, jog or bike. Beautiful view of the Bay, including Pão de Açucar hill. Do not bring your valuables unless necessary. One phone to take some pictures should be fine.

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Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The aterro (a reclaimed area, as the word says) was created by the great brazilian modernist architects of the 1950's. It is very nicely draws, but it fell into a bit of a state of abandonment during the past 30 years of economical crisis. Also known for some robberies after dark.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

After spending 2 months living in Ipanema, I moved to Laranjeiras to stay with my friends. I had driven past the Botafogo beach and also ate at Porcao Rios. So I had seen the Aterro do Flamengo park. This morning I decide to go for a run. Excellent decision. The weather was perfect and it was such a pleasant experience.... More 

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Wigan
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Aterro do Flamengo is beautiful but if you go for a bike ride or a walk make sure to be where the crowds are, as it can be quite a dangerous place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Very good place for sports or just enjoy the view. Best time to go is during the day. Have bike rental services.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Copacabana and Ipanema are the places to go for swimming in the ocean, but Flamengo is the place to come for a lovely stroll, run, or bike ride (there is a boardwalk for strolling, bike lanes and running lanes). Also come here to have a picnic with your family, sun on the beach, get a massage in one of the... More 

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Piracicaba, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

This is an excellent spot for you to relax, take a walk or run! There's a lot of space with green everywhere... wonderful view of the beach and you can rent a bike and explore the surroundings at ease. From there you can take a walk down to Botafogo beach with the Sugar Loaf mountain right by your side!

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RIO
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

Nice long strip of park and beach with almost every summer sport imaginable, a good long walk from Copa to the Center, with may places to stop, eat, drink and take photos...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

It's the largest park in South America. It's near to Flamengo beach (not recommended for fun thou) but there is a lot funny choices, like the event Parque Criativo at Teatro Paulo Werneck, twice a month, with puppets show for kids and some concerts for grown ups. Near to Teatro Paulo Werneck you can have fun with your bike, roller... More 

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Rio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

I would like to apologies the New Yorkers. Ok, Central Park is terrific, no doubt about that!!! But Aterro do Flamengo Park is breathtaking!!! Are you coming to Rio? So, reserve, at least, a day, a sunny one, to take a run or walk or rent a bike and cycling around. The Park is a state of the art on... More 

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