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It's in the centre of the city in the lappa area and it's near esacdio Selerion so u can pass by them by short distance of walking and take some nice photoesv

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's in the centre of the city in the lappa area and it's near esacdio Selerion so u can pass by them by short distance of walking and take some nice photoesv

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Thank Yasser S
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Came across these when walking from seleron steps - its just around the corner. Impressive and worth a 5-10min view. Lit up at night but not a safe place at night for the lone tourist - maybe as a tour group would be ok.

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Thank debsy42_10
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful..walking distance from the stairs . Nesstled on cobble street i enjoyed the acros da lapa and the well upkeep of the centry old gateway.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I loved it around Lapa, the arches are the gateway into the town. The Santa Teresa tram actually travels across the arches. There is alot of street art around, bars and apparently it lights up at night...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place full of charm and atmosphere. Make sure you visit the selaron steps 10 min walk away. Lapa at carnival and in December on the weekend is crazy ... So worth a visit!

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Thank Catherine7915
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A good place to have walk break for some photo shoots under the arcades. You have to get lost inside Lapa to enjoy a nice experience in Rio.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to see and know of Rio but you must take a walk in the surroundings to capture the full essence of the place, very nice and bohemian Brazilian quarter

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Berlin, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The area is a party place and the special is the aqueduct. All is in a bad condition and many scary people hanging out around this place. Definitely no spot must seen! Go somewhere else and save your time.

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Thank Perspective B
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lapa is the neighborhood where thousand people goes to hang out, drink and listen typical music. The arc are very beautiful but the place is very crowded sometimes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

For sure you wont missed, its the iconic mark on Lapa neighb/ At day is just fine for take a photo and thats all, but at night is the right place to be.. Its full of bars and below the arcs a lot of street artist perform.

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