Many of Rio de Janeiro’s most popular attractions can be found within easy reach of Jacarepagua, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous RioCentro Convention Center and the much-loved Rock in Rio. And don’t miss the Bosque da Barra Park and the Pedra Branca State Park.
If you love to shop, visit the many stores that are part of the Barra Shopping Center.
Come see much-loved sporting heroes, the Flamengo Basketball, take to the field at the iconic HSBC Arena. On match days follow the sea of white, red and black, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join local basketball lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
When you’re ready to wind down after a day spent exploring the charms of Jacarepagua, check in to one of the area’s convenient accommodation options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Promenade Barra First, the Ramada Rio de Janeiro / Riocentro, or the Bed & Breakfast Rock in Rio.