A Fun 3 Days in Rio de Janeiro Itinerary Story

By Agne Civilyte


A Fun 3 Days in Rio de Janeiro Itinerary Story

Spending 3 days in Rio de Janeiro? This Rio de Janeiro itinerary lets you see...

Day 1

Enjoy Rio de Janeiro's Breathtaking Natural Landscape

The first day of your three days in Rio de Janeiro itinerary will allow you...

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Day 1 - Stop 1

Mirante Dona Marta

Mirante Dona Marta is the perfect place to start your first morning in the city...

Day 1 - Stop 2

Christ the Redeemer

Christ the Redeemer, or Christo Redentor in Portuguese, is one of the most well-known places...

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Day 1 - Stop 3

Parque Lage

Parque Lage is tucked at the foot of Corcovado in the Jardim Botanico do Rio...

Day 1 - Stop 4

Tijuca National Park

Exploring Tijuca National Park, also known as Tijuca Forest, is one of the top things...

Day 1 - Stop 5

Sao Conrado Beach

One of the most beautiful neighborhoods in Rio de Janeiro is Sao Conrado. The area...

Day 2

The Highlights of Central Rio

On the second day of this 3 day Rio itinerary, you will see the best...

Day 2 - Stop 1

Etnias Mural

One of the top things to do in Rio de Janeiro is visiting Etnias Mural...

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Day 2 - Stop 2

Boulevard Olimpico

Boulevard Olimpico is a promenade that stretches from the AquaRio aquarium to the Museum of...

Day 2 - Stop 3

The Museum of Tomorrow

Near Pier Maua, Museo do Amanha, or the Museum of Tomorrow in English, is a...

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Day 2 - Stop 4

Uruguaiana Market

Uruguaiana Market, also known as Mercado Popular da Uruguaiana, is one of the city's most...

Day 2 - Stop 5

Selaron Steps

Selaron Steps, known as Escadaria Selaron in Portuguese, is another location you must visit on...

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Day 2 - Stop 6


Lapa is one of Rio's most vibrant and bohemian neighborhoods. It is filled with bars...

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Day 2 - Stop 7

Flamengo Beach

You'll finish your second day in Rio with great cocktails at Flamengo Beach. Located in...

Day 3

The Scenic Side of Rio de Janeiro

Your last day of this Rio in 3 days itinerary will be very relaxing and...

Day 3 - Stop 1

Sugar Loaf Mountain

Sugar Loaf Mountain, called Pao de Acucar in Portuguese, is one of the most iconic...

Day 3 - Stop 2

Copacabana Beach

When you think about places to go in Rio, Copacabana Beach is one of the...

Day 3 - Stop 3

Catacumba Park

Catacumba National Park isn't very well-known to tourists but is well worth visiting. Due to...

Day 3 - Stop 4


Everyone has heard about "The Girl from Ipanema," so it's no wonder this neighborhood receives...

Day 3 - Stop 5

Ipanema Beach

Ipanema Beach is another famous beach in Rio de Janeiro, popular among locals and tourists...


In Summary

Rio de Janeiro is a magnificent city with something for every traveler. However, it can...

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