Ipanema - Lagoon
This bike tour takes you to the most famous beaches of Rio, Copacabana and Ipanema. And that´s not all, you will also ride the amazing Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon.
The tour leaves from Copacabana and goes straight to the beach of Ipanema, immortalized by the music of Tom Jobim, Girl from Ipanema. We will ride the bike path until we get to Jardim de Alah (Allah’s Garden), where there is a canal that connects the Lagoon to the sea and separatesthe beaches of Ipanema and Leblon.
The canal will lead us to Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon, surrounded by the fanciest neighborhoods of Rio. Framed by mountains and embraced by the Christ Redeemer, Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon impresses with its sunset and the gold reflection on its silent waters. We will ride the Lagoon bike path, passing by 3 parks, which are the best equipped areas of entertainment of the city.
You will understand how Rio’s football clubs rivalry started at this Lagoon. We’ll pass by the main headquarters of Flamengo, the most popular football club of Brazil. We’ll return to Ipanema and if you feel you need to jump in the ocean, we really think you will, now it’s the time!
Duration of tour3 hours
Tuesdays and Thursdays