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Leblon Beach

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Address: Avenida Ataulfo de Paiva, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Phone Number: 21998178967
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Rio de Janeiro Bike Tour: Ipanema, Leblon and Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon
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Half Day Tour: Sugar Loaf, Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon Beaches
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Beautiful site seeing beach!

Visited with my beautiful girl friend in 2013 after Carnival. We stayed at a hotel off of Ipanema but walked the entire westward sandy coast before the surf blocked our way... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Stratford, Connecticut
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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Not the place to be if you are on a budget $$$ The beach is polluted... Barra is a much better option!!

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Stratford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited with my beautiful girl friend in 2013 after Carnival. We stayed at a hotel off of Ipanema but walked the entire westward sandy coast before the surf blocked our way. Leblon is just to the west of Ipanema. It's sort of the same beach, just separated by a small canal to the lagoon of Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas. Beautiful... More 

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Seaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

a longer walk from the hotel a continuation of Copacabana beach look back along the bay good photo shot

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Lahti, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Same beach. Actually. If you think about it. But not quite. Things have changed a lot. There was a time when Ipanema was hype and Leblon was Hip. Inflation has taken its tow. And this is now totally hyper inflated. Water condition can be very hazardous. Just check the slums nearby and think were all their waste waters goes in.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach is in the most expensive part of Rio. The food restaurant reflects that. Very nice place for a walk on the beach. The boundary with Ipanema is a canal which feeds a lake. Recommended. View is wonderful.

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Thank Rodney C
Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Praia de Leblon is the other end of Praia de Ipanema, but closer to Morro Dois Irmãoes. It's more quiet than Praia de Ipanema and Praia de Copacabana.The beach her it's a more classy beach with more locals, less tourist and beachsellers. It's good place to spend a sunny and relaxing day.

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Thank TerjeHoegberg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the other end of the Ipanema beach and is usually less crowded. The tourists and sellers are predominant in the Ipanema end of the beach. Leblon usually has more of the crowd from people living nearby and is far more calmer. But it is certainly not easy to find chairs here, so its advisable to carry something to... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Compared to Copacabana, Leblon is more classy and a more quiet beach. I prefer it to Copacabana and Ipanema.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An extension of Ipanema Beach really which seemed to be more for locals than tourists - so it was good. Each of the stations along the beach attract different sorts of beach goers.

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rio de Janeiro is really full of wonderfull beach and leblon is one of them, I use to spend there no more than a few hours, but was nice to be there.

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Leblon
In addition to being one of the most upscale neighbourhoods in the city, Leblon is charming, elegant and simple. This posh area has some of the most famous and expensive restaurants in Brazil, along with some of the city’s best nightlife (including some places open all night). One of the best places to visit is the beach, located under the impressive “Morro Dois Irmãos” (Two Brothers Hill). It’s a pleasant place to relax and admire the local beauty.