If the hustle and bustle of Brazil’s most exuberant city, Rio de Janeiro, gets to be too much, there’s one little green spot in the Lagoa district that offers all the peace and tranquility one could ask for. With walking trails, zip-lining, and spectacular views of lofty Christ the Redeemer, the Parque da Catacumba provides lovely, verdant respite for the weary and adventure sports for outdoorsy types stuck within the confines of the city.
Editor’s Note: This recommendation was taken from our Rio de Janeiro Things to Do blog. Visit the original post to continue reading the full post and to learn more about things to do in Rio de Janeiro.
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