Rio De Janeiro See & Visit

Rio De Janeiro Sights - Famous Places - See & Visit, Rio De Janeiro

See & Visit

Beauty as someone once said is in the eye of the beholder and Rio’s beauty is an overwhelming eyeful of natural wonders, as well as eclectic entertainment. The first wonder most visitors see is “Christo Redentor” the 38 meter high stone statue of Christ the Redeemer, which is now considered one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. The statue is located on 710 meter high Corcovada Hill and has blessed the city for the last 78 years. Sugar loaf Mountain’s cable car system was established as a tourist attraction in 1912. It is considered one of the safest cable car systems in the world. Sugar Loaf is surrounded by tropical vegetation that has disappeared from other areas of the Brazilian coastline.

Famous places

  • Second World War Memorial
  • Catedral Metropolitano
  • Santos Dumont Airport
  • Museu de Arte Contemporanea
  • Parque do Flamengo
  • Urca
  • Sugar Loaf
  • Copacabana Beach