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3 Days in Rio De Janeiro

There is hardly anyone who doesn’t know about Rio De Janeiro. From its vivacious carnivals to famed Copacabana beaches to its world-renowned statue of Christ The Redeemer, Rio has established itself as a peak destination for historians and fun lovers alike. But is it possible to get through all it has to offer especially when you have only a few days to visit? With 3 Day Rio De Janeiro Itinerary, you can! Read on to know.

Day 1 in Rio De Janeiro

  • Morning

Kick start your first day in Rio by indulging in the historical aspects of the country at National Historical Museum. Housed in a fort, it is one of the largest and oldest museums dating as back as to 15th century and is a great delight to see.

  • Afternoon

After that, visit the Old Cathedral in the downtown Rio and admire its unique Rococo style architecture that has become a signature aspect of this place. Follow it by a visit to the parish of Nossa Senhora Do Monte and bask in its serene surroundings. Make the most of this Rio de Janeiro travel by visiting Jardim Botânico - A botanical garden known for its vibrant landscape full of flora and lush scenery that will offer you great space to relax and enjoy yourself.

  • Evening

In the evening, stroll through the most popular beach of Leblon and bask in its quiet and warm surrounding. Also, ensure to try the numerous bars and pubs there!

Day 2 in Rio De Janeiro

  • Morning

A trip to Rio De Janeiro is literally incomplete without a visit to Pau De Acucar. The popular mountain peak is known for its panoramic views and scenic surrounding and a must see in Rio De Janeiro in 3 days.

  • Afternoon

Make Bonde De Santa Teresa your next stop in Rio. The historic neighbourhood is known for its artistic influence and vast cultural roots that are still cherished by its folks. After that, go for a trip in Arcos De Lapa, and indulge in the artistic offerings of the place. Spend the rest of the afternoon in the vast football arena of Estadio Do Maracana which has been a witness to many amazing tournaments till now.

  • Evening

End the second day of 3 days Rio De Janeiro Trip with a visit to Brazilian Carnival. Packed with loads of fun and frolics, this popular carnival is one of the most spectacular sights to see in Brazil.

Day 3 in Rio De Janeiro

  • Morning

Start the third day by spending some time in Pedra Da Gavea and cherish the spectacular sight of its renowned monolith. Follow it with a visit to Cidade De Deus. While the area is quite infamous for its troubled past, the rich historical stories attached to it makes it a great muse for historians.

  • Afternoon

Save the afternoons for a thorough visit to Rio Zoo and witness the diverse range of wildlife inhabited here. Later, ensure to drop by the Rio De Janeiro Cathedral. The metropolitan cathedral, with its unique architecture and quiet surrounding, will truly make your day.

  • Evening

Last but not the least is the Sugarloaf Cable Car which is probably one of the best ways to see Rio De Janeiro. Spend the rest of the 3 days in Rio De Janeiro tracking the lower mountain plains of Morro Da Urca which can be quite fulfilling for an adventurous streak.

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