Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro is a large city in Brazil, on the South Atlantic coast. Rio is famous for its breathtaking landscape, its laidback beach culture and its annual carnival celebrations. The hotel-lined tourist beaches, include Copacabana, Ipanema, and Leblon.

Some of the most famous local landmarks in addition to the beaches include the giant statue of Jesus, known as Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado mountain; Sugar Loaf mountain with its cable car; the Sambódromo, a giant permanent parade stand used during Carnival; and Maracanã stadium, one of the world's largest. Rio also boasts the world's largest forest inside an urban area, called Floresta da Tijuca, or 'Tijuca Forest'.

Things to see and do
* Sugarloaf Mountain
* 125-foot tall statue of Christ the Redeemer on Corcovado Mountain
* Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon beachfront districts
* Tijuca Forest

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Real (R$)
Language – Portuguese
Land Area - 1,260 km²
Population – 6,200,000
Electricity – 2 pin round pins European style and 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time – GMT minus three hours
International Country Telephone Code – +55

Port Location – Rio de Janeiro has one of the world's most beautiful natural harbors surrounded by low mountain ranges. The port is located in Guanabara Bay.

Transport Links - International and most domestic flights land at Tom Jobim International Airport which is 20 km away from the city center and main hotels. Visitors can also get a train, bus, rental car or ferry to and from Rio.

To get around Rio you can catch a taxi which is probably the best way to travel in the city, bus, subway or rental car.

Cruises departing Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Msc Seaside, 2 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Santos, Brazil

Departure: 02 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Seaside.

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Msc Preziosa, 3 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

Departure: 04 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Preziosa, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro Return

Departure: 07 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 3 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Salvador, Brazil

Departure: 07 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Star, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro To Buenos Aires

Departure: 11 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Star.

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Msc Preziosa, 14 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

Departure: 12 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 6 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

Departure: 12 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Preziosa, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro Return

Departure: 18 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 15 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

Departure: 18 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 4 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Buenos Aires, Argentina

Departure: 18 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 5 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Buenos Aires, Argentina

Departure: 18 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 7 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

Departure: 26 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 14 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

Departure: 26 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Preziosa, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro Roundtrip

Departure: 02 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 13 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

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Msc Preziosa, 4 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Msc Preziosa, 14 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

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Msc Preziosa, 6 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

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Preziosa, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro Return

Departure: 15 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Preziosa, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro Return

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Msc Preziosa, 4 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Msc Poesia, World Cruise 2022 - 101 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Barcelona, Spain

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Msc Poesia, World Cruise 2022 - 100 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Marseille, France

Departure: 22 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Poesia.

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Msc Poesia, World Cruise 2022 - 55 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Sydney, Australia

Departure: 22 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Poesia.

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Msc Poesia, World Cruise 2022 - 19 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Valparaiso,chile

Departure: 22 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Poesia.

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Msc Poesia, World Cruise 2022 - 99 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Genoa, Italy

Departure: 22 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Poesia.

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Msc Poesia, World Cruise 2022 - 98 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Civitavecchia, Italy

Departure: 22 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Poesia.

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Msc Preziosa, 14 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

Departure: 23 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 6 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

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Preziosa, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro Return

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Preziosa, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro Return

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Msc Preziosa, 4 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Preziosa, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro Return

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Msc Preziosa, 4 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Msc Preziosa, 6 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

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Msc Preziosa, 7 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

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Msc Preziosa, 3 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Return

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Msc Preziosa, 3 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Santos, Brazil

Departure: 08 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Splendida, Grand Voyages 19 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Genoa, Italy

Departure: 14 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Splendida.

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Msc Splendida, Grand Voyages 16 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Valencia, Spain

Departure: 14 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Splendida.

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Star, Transatlantic Ex Rio De Janeiro To Barcelona

Departure: 19 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Star.

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Msc Seaside, 16 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Genoa, Italy

Departure: 20 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Seaside.

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Msc Seaside, 15 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Marseille, France

Departure: 20 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Seaside.

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Msc Seaside, 14 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Valencia, Spain

Departure: 20 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Seaside.

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Infinity, Canaries & Portugal Transatlantic Ex Rio De Janeiro To Lisbon

Departure: 02 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: Celebrity Cruises Cruise Ship: Celebrity Infinity.

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Msc Preziosa, 21 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Kristiansand, Norway

Departure: 08 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 22 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Copenhagen, Denmark

Departure: 08 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 19 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Southampton,united Kingdom

Departure: 08 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 15 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Lisbon, Portugal

Departure: 08 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 18 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Le Havre, France

Departure: 08 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Msc Preziosa, 23 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Kiel,germany

Departure: 08 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Preziosa.

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Silver Cloud, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro To Buenos Aires

Departure: 29 Oct 2022 From: Cruise line: Silversea Cruises Cruise Ship: Silver Cloud Expedition.

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Star, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro To Buenos Aires

Departure: 11 Dec 2022 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Star.

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Infinity, Argentina, Rio & Sao Paulo From Rio De Janeiro To Buenos Aires

Departure: 12 Dec 2022 From: Cruise line: Celebrity Cruises Cruise Ship: Celebrity Infinity.

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Pursuit, Argentina Uruguay & Brazil Ex Rio De Janeiro Return

Departure: 16 Dec 2022 From: Cruise line: Azamara Cruise Ship: Azamara Pursuit.

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Silver Moon, South America Ex Rio De Janeiro To Bridgetown

Departure: 22 Feb 2023 From: Cruise line: Silversea Cruises Cruise Ship: Silver Moon.

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Seabourn Quest, 13 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Manaus, Brazil

Departure: 27 Feb 2023 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Quest.

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Seabourn Quest, 27 Night Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Miami, Florida Usa

Departure: 27 Feb 2023 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Quest.

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Pursuit, Portuguese Pursuit Ex Rio De Janeiro To Lisbon

Departure: 07 Mar 2023 From: Cruise line: Azamara Cruise Ship: Azamara Pursuit.

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Venture, Colonial Coast & Amazon Ex Rio De Janeiro To Manaus

Departure: 17 Mar 2023 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Venture.

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Venture, Colonial Coast & Heart Of The Amazon Ex Rio De Janeiro To Iquitos

Departure: 17 Mar 2023 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Venture.

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Star, Transatlantic Ex Rio De Janeiro To Barcelona

Departure: 19 Mar 2023 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Star.

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Star - Transatlantic: Canary Islands & Spain Rio De Janeiro To Barcelona

Departure: 19 Mar 2023 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Star.

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Silver Wind, Transoceanic Ex Rio De Janeiro To Lisbon

Departure: 07 Apr 2023 From: Cruise line: Silversea Cruises Cruise Ship: Silver Wind.

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Azamara Quest, 17 Night Portuguese Quest Voyage Ex Rio De Janeiro, Brazil To Lisbon, Portugal

Departure: 15 Mar 2024 From: Cruise line: Azamara Cruise Ship: Azamara Quest.

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