1. Pão de Açúcar
Pão de Açúcar, popularly known as the Sugarloaf Mountain because of its shape, is one of the most beautiful spots in Rio. Take a cable to go up to the mountain and click a bunch of pictures as the panoramic view from the cable car are just mind-blowing and worth capturing every moment and every color of the bright sunny sky. It is an Instagrammer's dream come true.
2. Niterói Contemporary Art Museum
This museum is situated on the Guanabara Bay. The futuristic design of this museum gives it a unique aesthetic. This museum is worth visiting because of its quirky design as well as the many pieces it showcases and the architect Oscar Niemeyer designed it. Visit this museum and click an embarrassing amount of pictures to up your Instagram game. Reach this museum by taking a ferry ride and enjoy the scenic beauty.
3. Ipanema Beach
Spend your whole day at this beautiful tropical beach which is situated in the most affluent areas of Rio. Pack your bikinis and your SPF and sunbathe in the warm sunny day and click a thousand pictures with the perfect tan and an amazing environment. Wait for the sunset too and be surprised by the different colors of the sky. Capture each moment and make sure you post your beach day pictures on Instagram.
4. Christ the Redeemer
One of the Seven Wonders of the World, this famous statue stands 125 feet tall on the Corcovado Mountain. Capture this wonder in all its glory on your drone. Coming to Rio and not visiting the mighty sculpture is a shame. You must visit and click a bunch of pictures on your drone and capture the panoramic view of the entire city at the feet of the statue.
5. Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden
The Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden is one of the most iconic places to capture all the greenery in your cameras and take a long walk along the path flanked by huge palm trees. Get lost in this mystical garden but, do not forget to take a lot of pictures because your Instagram feed may just need the blast of greenery. There are many beautiful fountains and gazebos in this botanical garden. This garden is worth visiting for a peaceful and relaxing day.
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Article written by Bilal