A Fun 3 Days in Rio de Janeiro Itinerary Story

By Agne Civilyte

Introduction

A Fun 3 Days in Rio de Janeiro Itinerary Story

Rio de Janeiro, a seaside city in Brazil, is known as one of the most beautiful cities in South America.... Read more

Day 1

The breath-taking nature of Rio de Janeiro

On your first day of three days in Rio de Janeiro itinerary, you will get lost in the stunning nature... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 1

Quick morning stop at Mirante Dona Marta

One of the most overlooked Rio de Janeiro sites is Mirante Dona Marta. It is the perfect place to start... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 2

Visit famous Christ the Redeemer statue

Christ the Redeemer, or Christo Redentor in Portuguese, is the main attraction of Rio de Janeiro. Standing at the top... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 3

Wander around Parque Lage

Tucked at the foot of Corcovado in the Jardim Botanico (Botanical Gardens) neighbourhood, Parque Lage is a massive and tranquil... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 4

Quick drive through Tijuca National Park

Tijuca National Park, also known as Tijuca Forest, is one of the top things to do in Rio. It is... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 5

Sunset at Sao Conrado beach

One of the most beautiful neighbourhoods in Rio de Janeiro, Sao Conrado, has a lot to offer. The area is... Read more

Day 2

Highlights of the central Rio

You will start your second day of this 3 day Rio itinerary early in the morning as you are going... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 1

Take a look at magnificent murals - Etnias Murals

One of Rio de Janeiro's interesting places to visit, Etnias Murals is an art street in the Gamboa district. The... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 2

Walk through Boulevard Olimpico

Boulevard Olimpico is a promenade that stretches from AquaRio to the Museum of Science. It is mainly known for Etnias... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 3

Discover the Museum of Tomorrow - Rio's science museum

Located near Pier Maua, Museo do Amanha, also known as Museum of Tomorrow or Science Museum, is well-known for its... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 4

Have lunch and go shopping at Uruguaiana Market

Uruguaiana Market, also known as Centro Comercial Uruguaiana, is one of the most popular markets in Rio de Janeiro. It... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 5

Get amazed by Escadaria Selaron

Escadaria Selaron, also know as Selaron Steps, is another location that can't be excluded from your Rio de Janeiro trip.... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 6

Get lost in Lapa

Lapa is Rio's vibrant and bohemian neighbourhood, which is filled with bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and unique buildings. It is... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 7

Drinks at the Flamengo Beach

Finish your second day with great cocktails at the beach of Flamengo offering great views of the Sugar Loaf. Flamengo... Read more

Day 3

The Scenic Side of Rio De Janeiro

Your last day of three days of this Rio de Janeiro itinerary is going to be very relaxing and will... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 1

Enjoy thrilling views from Sugar Loaf Mountain

Sugar Loaf Mountain (Sugarloaf Mountain or Pao de Acucar) is one of the most iconic sites in Rio De Janeiro.... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 2

Have fun and brunch at the Copacabana Beach

When you think about places to go in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Copacabana Beach is one of the first places... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 3

Explore Rio's hidden treasure - Catacumba National Park (Catacomb Park)

Catacumba National Park, also known as Catacomb Park, isn’t very well-known to tourists, so you will be able to enjoy... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 4

Wander around Ipanema neighbourhood

Everyone has heard about 'The Girl from Ipanema', so no wonder this neighbourhood receives millions of visitors each year. The... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 5

Spend evening at the Ipanema Beach

Ipanema Beach is another big beach in Rio de Janeiro, which is popular among locals and tourists. It is a... Read more

Conclusion

In Summary

I hope you have enjoyed my 3 days in Rio de Janeiro itinerary. It covered all the main attractions of... Read more