Discover the Best Beach Barracas in Rio

By Leo Byrne, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The beaches of Rio are a huge draw to the Cidade Maravilhosa, and although not remote or even pristine, they do offer plenty of amenities. Beach chairs are for rent at R$4, sun umbrellas for R$5-R$7 depending on the time of year, and cold drinks, including beer or capirinhas can be brought to you by one any number of the beach barracas (translates to tents or huts).

These small stands dot the Copacabana, Ipanema and Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?