Leblon Beach
Rio de Janeiro • Brazil

From: Rio de Janeiro Beaches

See also: Barra da Tjuca BeachBotofogo BeachCopacabana BeachIpanema BeachJoatinga Beach

and: Rio de Janeiro Travel Guide Rio de Janeiro CarnivalSugar Loaf Mountain Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas

Leblon Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Leblon beach is situated just to the west of the also popular Ipanema and is well known to be one of the most affluent areas in Rio de Janeiro.

Leblon beach is often the scene of beach activities such as football and volleyball and is suitable for swimming except after heavy rain when the water can become polluted. There are also two lifeguard posts along the beach and many restaurants and shops in the area such as Shopping Leblon and various kiosks along the beach front walkway.

Leblon beach is separated from Ipanema beach by the Canal de Allah which allows water to enter and leave the well known Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas a few hundred meters away.

Attraction Location Guide
Leblon beach is located around 15 kilometers from the Santas Dumont Airport.