Forte de Copacabana
At the end of Rio’s most famous beach rises a fortification from the early twentieth century. Built atop a rock formation, the fort now evinces a triple-attraction: its extraordinary placement, offering unparalleled views of Copacabana’s 2.5-mile sand-and-surf strip; the fort itself, with its historical exhibits and military museum circuit; and its two cafés offering breakfast and all-day snacks along a leafy walkway stirred by tropical breezes. Perfect for a post-beach afternoon chill.
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Praça Coronel Eugênio Franco, 1 Posto 6 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22070-020, Brazil
+55 21 2521-1032
Tue - Sun 10am - 6pm