Rio Comprido, Flamengo Beach and Lapa, are nearby suburbs which are also worth exploring.
Laranjeiras has plenty of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that make great places to visit. Take a guided tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the beautiful artworks at the Museu Internacional de Arte Naif, the Museu da Chacara do Ceu and Samba Museum.
Get your body moving out-of-doors while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Have a break in one of the parks and gardens, which include the Aterro do Flamengo Park, Guinle Park and Ruins Park.
If you are spending a while in and around Laranjeiras, treat yourself with a visit to Paris Square and Passeio Publico. To get a little closer to Rio de Janeiro’s heart and soul, spend a little time at the area’s most sacred sites, such as the Catedral de Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro and the Church of Our Lady of the Glory of the Outeiro.
Finding somewhere handy to unpack your bags within Laranjeiras is simple. The Windsor Asturias Hotel, the Augusto's Paysandu Hotel and the Quinta Azul Boutique Pousada are among the many great places to stay around here.