Project Description


  • rio de janeiro architecture
  • rio de janeiro architecture

Languages available: EN ES PT

Customizable tour: Yes

Recommended group size per guide: 25

Duration: 4 hours

DESCRIPTION – Rio de Janeiro: Contemporary Architecture and Urban Sprawl

Rio de Janeiro is the main touristic destination in the Southern Hemisphere and the second most populated city in Brazil, as well as one of the main economic and cultural centers in the county. It is internationally known for its unmissible like Pão de Açúcar, the statue of Christ Redeemer, the beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana and its famous Carnival.

Get to know the area that is nowadays an urban vector for Rio: the Barra da Tijuca. With a Master Plan designed by Lucio Costa, this area is undergoing trough deep changes and hosted the 2016 Olympic Games. Get in touch not only with the natural beauty of this landscape, as well as major architectural and urban projects guided by Artchitectours!

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