Barra da Tijuca to Prainha
Continuing from the picturesque path stretching from Leblon to Barra da Tijuca, this shorter route extends for 10 kilometers, nails the most scenic views and stops at Prainha, a small yet enchanting beach popular among surfers. It leads you from Barra da Tijuca to Grumari, where beaches have not changed in hundreds of years.
This entire stunning route borders the shore, offering not only panorama of the beaches and mountains but also interesting coastal communities along it. Warm sunshine and fresh wind embrace you and your buddy bike.
Easy to access, friendly to ride, captivating to see, what can you expect more from a seaside path?
The route is a well-paved bike lane with signs. It’s flat, smooth, and well maintained.
Bring your bike to the coastline path in Barra da Tijuca. It’s easy to access from anywhere.
We suggest starting your ride from Natural Park Mun. from Marapendi.
Food and drink
The Mirante da Prainha Bar and Restaurant near the ending of the ride is a famous stop with delicious fresh grilled fish and tables under banana trees leaves.
Want some exceptional Brazilian seafood culinary experiences, visit Pesqueiro RJ. Otherwise, Toca da Traira is a wonderful option for those who love fresh fish, tasty recipes and personalized service.
Enjoy what Rio de Janeiro’s coastline offers and make your holiday the most exciting trip by bike.
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