Its the stage of one of the worlds biggest spectacule and its known as Marqués de Sapucaí. The Sambadrome was designed by Oscar Niemeyer. Every year, during Carnival, samba school drums shudder participant hearts, and tourist are dazzled by carnival costumes.
The biggest revitalization project in the world. In this area, known as Little Africa, we find many monumnets like Cais do Valongo, Jardim Suspenso do Valongo and Pedra do Sal, that remember Rios history. We also find the most modern sights, as Museu de Amanhã, AquaRio or MAR. Yesterday, today and tomorrow of Rio are found here.
Maracanã, the soccer temple, is one of the most popular places among tourists in Rio de Janeiro . It was the scene of great moments of brazilian world football , as the thousandth goal of Pelé, finals of the World Cup Soccer, Carioca Championship, Libertadores Cup and matches of the Brazilian Team.
Since the beginning of the 50s, Lapa has been one of the main sights of the city of Rio de Janeiro . The chords of the sounds of the northeast and the modernity of electronic music live in perfect harmony in the most eclectic bars spread around the Lapa.