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Rio de Janeiro Destination Guide

Discover Rio de Janeiro in Brazil!

Rio de Janeiro in the region of Rio de Janeiro with it's 6,023,699 habitants is a town located in Brazil - some 580 mi (or 934 km) South-East of Brasília, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Rio de Janeiro

Local time in Rio de Janeiro is now 04:20 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "America / Sao Paulo" with an UTC offset of -2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Vitória, São Paulo, São José dos Campos, Sao Goncalo, Santos or Praca da Bandeira. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

24°C / 75 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 1016.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 17th of November 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 21°C (71 °F)
Sunday, 18th of November 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)
Monday, 19th of November 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)


Rio de Janeiro - HD - Brazil - Tourist G...

01:53 min ( June 08, 2012 by etipsmobile)
Views: 4,370 - Rating: 5/5

Discover Rio with the most interactive travel guide in the market. Rio de Janeiro Travel Guide powered by Find it at http You cant miss the opportunity to visit Rio without using the fir...

The City of Samba (Rio de Janeiro) - A C...

05:47 min ( June 13, 2012 by rcarraca000)
Views: 2,147 - Rating: 5/5

Awesome video about the natural beauty of Rio de Janeiro and its Carnival. Fantástico vídeo sobre as belezas naturais do Rio de Janeiro e seu carnaval. Author/autores: Keith Loutit, Jarbas Agnelli. ...

A day in Rio de Janeiro (Um dia no Rio d...

02:19 min ( September 06, 2012 by RecordsPlayback)
Views: 3,446 - Rating: 4.87097/5

By Joe Simon Films. In my down time on work trips I like to film time lapses. For me it's a relaxing thing and it allows me to enjoy my environment since I have to sit there while the camera works for...

Ipanema Beach - Rio de Janeiro State of...

01:33 min ( October 28, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
Views: 2,086 - Rating: 1/5 - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Ipanema Beach Rio De Janeiro Popularized by the song "The Girl from Ipanema," this world-famous beach give...

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Rio de Janeiro during the next days.


Liberation Fest 2018 Rio De Janeiro - Kreator + Arch Enemy

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Alex Moraes Experiments

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Jorge Vercillo

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Dan Shake

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Jornada Da Alma

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Workshop Empreenda Com Clareza E Confiança

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Rodizio De Pizzas Veganas

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Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Jornal do Brasil

Jornal do Brasil, widely known as JB, is a daily newspaper published by Editora JB in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It was founded in 1891 and is the third oldest existent Brazilian paper, after the Diário de Pernambuco and O Estado de São Paulo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.9, -43.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Journalism in Brazil, Newspapers published in Brazil

National Museum of Brazil

The National Museum of Brazil is a centenarian museum and research institution, located in the Quinta da Boa Vista park in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

More reading: National Museum of Brazil homepage
Located at -22.9, -43.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological museums in Brazil, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Museums established in 1818, Museums in Rio de Janeiro (city), National museums of Brazil, Natural history museums in Brazil, Research institutes in Brazil

Central do Brasil

Central do Brasil is the most important train station in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro. It is the last stop of Rio's railway network, as well as a hub for connection with the city subway and a bus station. Central do Brasil is also a preeminent stop in the inter-state Central do Brasil railroad, which links Rio de Janeiro with São Paulo and Minas Gerais, though the railroad is now practically deactivated.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.9, -43.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Rio de Janeiro (city), Railway stations in Brazil, Transport in Rio de Janeiro (city)

Estádio São Januário

Estádio Vasco da Gama, also known as Estádio São Januário, owing to its location on a street of the same name, is the home ground of Club de Regatas Vasco da Gama. Its facade is listed by the National Historical and Artistic Heritage. It is located in the Vasco da Gama neighbourhood, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on a hill near the National Observatory of Brazil.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.9, -43.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:2016 Summer Olympic venues, Club de Regatas Vasco da Gama, Copa América stadiums, Football venues in Brazil, Football venues in Rio de Janeiro (city)

Estádio do Maracanã

The Estádio do Maracanã, officially Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, is an open-air stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Owned by the Rio de Janeiro State Government, it is, as the Maracanã neighborhood where it is located, named after the Rio Maracanã, a now canalized river in Rio de Janeiro. It was opened in 1950 to host the FIFA World Cup, and in the final game Brazil was beaten 2-1 by Uruguay.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.9, -43.21 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1950 FIFA World Cup stadiums, 2014 FIFA World Cup stadiums, 2016 Summer Olympic venues, Clube de Regatas do Flamengo, Copa América stadiums, Fluminense Football Club, Football venues in Brazil, Football venues in Rio de Janeiro (city), National stadiums, Olympic football venues, Olympic stadiums, Pan American Games Opening ceremony stadiums, Sports venues completed in 1950, Venues of the 2007 Pan American Games

Quote of the moment

An involuntary return to the point of departure is, without doubt, the most disturbing of all journeys.

Iain Sinclair