Mar do Rio
Sail in Rio
This recommended outfit offers excellent private sailing tours around Rio. You can arrange anything from a two-hour sail around the bay...
Saveiros leads daily two-hour cruises out over Baía de Guanabara in large schooners. The route follows the coastline of Rio and Niterói...
Marina da Glória
Bar do Zé
Hidden down a narrow cobblestone side street off Rua do Catete, Bar do Zé has bohemian charm and remains little known to most cariocas ....
Taberna da Glória
On a small plaza in the heart of Glória, this large outdoor eatery serves decent Brazilian staples – and in abundance; most dishes here...
Shop 16, Marina da Glória, Av Infante Dom Henrique · interesting places nearby
Mar do Rio information
One of several dive operators in the Marina da Glória, Mar do Rio offers two-tank dives for around R$200 (gear hire costs extra) on Saturdays and Sundays, departing at 8:30am and returning at 2:30pm. It also offers night dives twice a month. Less-experienced divers can opt for one of the courses, including a five-day PADI-certified basic course.