Zona Sul

The South Zone of Rio de Janeiro is where most tourists usually stay. Lots of hotels, from the fancy 5-stars like Copacabana Palace to hostels, are to be found in the neighborhoods of Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon, which also have three famous beaches, the latter two just being separated by the canal that drains the Lagoa into the sea.
Photo: Artyominc, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway halt
is a station on Line 1 of the Rio de Janeiro Metro located in the Copacabana borough of , . Photo: Martins, Tito, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
General Osório is a station on Line 1 of the Rio de Janeiro Metro located in the borough of , . Photo: Mariordo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Scenic viewpoint
Photo: TMbux, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a square in , , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is an affluent residential neighborhood in , located around the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon. is situated 1½ km north of Zona Sul. Photo: renatadihl, CC BY 2.0.

is a neighborhood located in the of the city of , between Leblon and .

is a located in the of the city of , . is situated 1½ km east of Zona Sul. Photo: Gustavo Facci, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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