Rio De Janeiro Travel Guide

Districts

CentroIncludes Lapa and Santa Teresa. The city's financial and business centre also has many historic buildings from its early days, such as the Municipal Theatre, National Library, National Museum of Fine Arts, Tiradentes Palace, Metropolitan Cathedral and Pedro Ernesto Palace.
Zona SulThe South Zone is made up of Copacabana, Leblon and Ipanema, as well as the districts along Flamengo Beach. Contains some of the more upscale neighborhoods and many of the major tourist sites, such as the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon, and Sugarloaf and Corcovado Mountains.
Zona NorteThe North Zone includes the Maracan stadium, Quinta da Boa Vista Park with the National Museum the city's Zoo, the National Observatory and more.
Zona OesteThe West Zone is a rapidly growing suburban area including primarily the districts of Jacarepagu and Barra da Tijuca, popular for its beaches. Most of the Olympics in 2016 will be hosted there.

source: Wikivoyage

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