To be 100% Carioca you need to be 100% PayPal.

Whether you have been to Rio before or visiting for the first time, make PayPal a part of your everyday experience and connect to the Carioca way of life.

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Seize every single day while in Rio.

Rio de Janeiro is a true melting pot of culture and beauty, and PayPal can help you make the most of your visit. From renting an apartment on Airbnb, booking your stay at Pestana or Windsor Hotel, to buying stylish Brazilian bikinis or getting around on 99Taxi, PayPal helps you truly enjoy the Carioca lifestyle.

Landmarks & Attractions

Get to know some of the most incredible spots of the Marvelous City using PayPal and be delighted by everything this friendly city has to offer.

Visit some of the wonderful landmarks and main attractions of the region. Watch the sunset and visit the beaches. Buy a ticket to Corcovado with PayPal and enjoy Sugarloaf and the statue of Christ the Redeemer. Or, pay a visit to Museu do Amanhã and explore the exhibitions- don't forget to get your ticket online using PayPal!

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Tastes of Brazil

Experience the most delicious local dishes and enjoy the variety of food and restaurants. Ride 99Taxis and use PayPal when getting to your next reservation.

Feijoada, churrasco, açaí, caipirinha and much more. You will find a great variety of restaurants and cuisines when in Rio. Have a fresh fruit juice at one of the juice bars, enjoy a tasty Caipirinha followed by a cold Mate at the beach, and then have a tasty meal when trying the famous Feijoada.

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There's a lot more to Rio than beaches. Come and explore with PayPal.

Whether you want to go hang-gliding over the Tijuca National Forest, stand-up paddle boarding at one of Rio's many beaches, touring through Favela Vidigal or hiking Dois Irmãos, there's something for everyone! So pick your favorite and have fun. To make the most of your time, check out Crux Ecoaventura and book your adventure using PayPal.

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Concerts, nightclubs, parades and much more.

Listen to the great voice of Brazilian artist Maria Rita at Village Mall- visit and buy your ticket with PayPal. Or immerse yourself in Brazilian music at Lapa and the show off your dance moves at the Salgueiro Samba School. Remember to ride along with 99Taxis and PayPal it.

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