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  • Address: Avenue rio Branco, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Entertainment, Square
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The Cinelandia square is one of the most important areas of Rio. It is said that in the 1930s it was as much a hub of activity as the Times Square in New York. Today it is an area surrounded by several important historical buildings like The National Library, The City Chamber - Pedro Ernesto Palacy, Municipal Theatre and Museum of Fine Arts. The area was once lined with several buildings that housed cinema theatres, though most of these are now closed, they are the reason this square gets the name Cinelandia (Cinema Land). The Cine Odeon is the only active theatre that has been around since the 1930s. The area is very lively with numerous bars and resaurants worth visitng. Several walking tours are conducted by private operators for those who wish to explore the neighbourhood and the history and culture of the people.

Cinelandia Travel Tips

  • Avoid wandering here after dark.
  • You can get tours at the Biblioteca Nacional in Spanish, English and Potuguese.

How to Reach Cinelandia

  • Metro Station: Cinelandia
  • Bus Stop: BRS 1 – Cinelandia

  • Vinci Rio
  • Leiteria Mineira
  • Art & Grill
  • Boca De Forno Bar E Pizzaria

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  • Cinelandia Address: Avenue rio Branco, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Cinelandia Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Cinelandia(preferred time): 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Cinelandia: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 6.29% of people who visit Rio De Janeiro include Cinelandia in their plan

  • 41.18% of people start their Cinelandia visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Cinelandia

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Cinelandia

People normally club together Bonde De Santa Teresa and Redentor while planning their visit to Cinelandia.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Cinelandia Reviews & Ratings

  • Cinelândia is a great location to visit in downtown, it’s wonderful

  • There is no restroom here, and the station has limited options to recharge your transport cards. Not all transport cards can be recharged here.

  • Great station.

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