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Avenida Atlantica

| Leme, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-001, Brazil
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A great seaside promenade

A great seaside promenade, lined along the beach with small bars that sell drinks at reasonable... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2017
Trieste, Italy
Feels like the French Rivera

Beautiful avenue with the Atlantic Ocean and the beach of Copacabana on one side and luxurious... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2017
Miami Beach, Florida
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Avenida Atlantica, with the iconic wavy sidewalk mosaic of Roberto Burle Marx, is ideal for strolling along Copacabana Beach. It is lined with beachside kiosks offering refreshments such as a chilled coconut, and at the far end is a quaint area where fishermen bring their fresh catch ashore.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beach side” (10 reviews)
“long avenue” (4 reviews)
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| Leme, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-001, Brazil
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

A great seaside promenade, lined along the beach with small bars that sell drinks at reasonable prices. On the other side, many restaurants, and some are pretty good.

Thank YouBeeTs
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful avenue with the Atlantic Ocean and the beach of Copacabana on one side and luxurious hotels on the other side. To me, it felt like walking along the beaches of Cannes or Nice in the French Rivera.

Thank Yisroelf
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Strolling down this road as soon as you get to Rio feels like stepping inside a movie. Our hotel was very close by and we felt safe at all times. The avenida is closed for vehicular traffic in one direction on Sundays. Very popular for...More

Thank 966kiev
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

This is at the center of Copa cabana Beach. We went out at midnight and came back at 2am to our hostel which was 1km away from beach. A perfect view. We took two connecting flights from India and reach this place after 24 hour...More

Thank ZongaRaka
Reviewed May 16, 2017

The famous tiles on the sidewalk always well preserved, good shades when walking on the opposite side of the beach in the afternoon. It´s a beautiful avenue. Restaurants are priced, there are cheaper ones in streets nearby and as good as the ones in this...More

Thank Ricardo R
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Take a nice stroll on the famous side walk and its wavy Portuguese stone pattern. Good for your health and your eye-sight! Amazing view over the Sugar Loaf, Niteroi and southern beaches across the Guanabara bay.

Thank agnesroy
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Plenty to see, popular with locals, tourists, dog walkers and fitness fanatics. Good beach bars,even a street side machine where you can take your own photo and e mail it home!

Thank LynneE68
Reviewed April 12, 2017

This is the road that runs alongside the famous beach. Nice cafes surround the beach along the avenue. Plenty of restaurants and hotels. The vendors are friendly.

Thank Mktpro99
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Busy but well organised dual carriage boulevard along copacabana beach Pedestrian ways are also wide & well paved

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Avenida Atlantica is a must see for travelers to Rio de Janiero. The atmosphere is relaxed and the scenery stupendous!

Thank Lisamboyd4
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
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