Shopping Center in Botafogo & Urca

Botafogo Praia Shopping

Botafogo’s large shopping center has dozens of stores, featuring Brazilian and international designers to suit every style – and clothe every part of the body. The 3rd floor’s the best for top designers: check out s…
Shopping Center in Botafogo & Urca

Rio Sul Shopping

The biggest shopping center you can reach without heading to Barra da Tijuca, Rio Sul has more than 400 shops, featuring both the prominent and the obscure, cinemas and restaurants.
Shoes in Avenida Paulista, Jardins & Around

Galeria Melissa

This temple to high-end plastic footwear offers bold and unique designs by an international potpourri of creative folk like Vivienne Westwood, Zaha Hadid and Karim Rasheed. But it is as notable for its consistently …
Shopping Center in Gávea, Jardim Botânico & Lagoa

Shopping da Gávea

Shopping da Gávea touts itself as the preferred mall of artists and intellectuals, which may or may not matter to you when you're laying down serious cash for those sneakers. It's home to 200 stores, a five-screen c…
Shopping Center in Copacabana & Leme

Galeria River

Surf shops, skateboard and rollerblade outlets, and shops selling beachwear and fashions for young nubile things fill this shopping gallery in Arpoador. Shorts, bikinis, swim trunks, party attire and gear for outdoo…
Shoes in Copacabana & Leme


If you're out of ideas for gifts to take home, head to this sizeable Havaianas shop, where the ubiquitous Brazilian rubber sandal comes in all different styles, and sporting the flags of Brazil, Argentina, Portugal,…
Shopping Center in Copacabana & Leme

Shopping Siqueira Campos

One of Rio's first malls, this quirky shopping mall packs an intriguing mix of stores in a no-nonsense parking-garage-like interior. Scattered across two floors, you'll find numerous antique shops, used-book and rec…
Shoes in Ipanema & Leblon

Casa Ipanema

This stylish, open-sided boutique sells one-of-a-kind flip-flops (thongs) from a host of Brazilian designers. Prcies are in the range of R$20 to R$120. It's a creative space with an upstairs gallery where you can ca…
Shoes in Botafogo & Urca


This small attractive boutique stocks handsomely crafted shoes and sandals, leather bags and satchels, hats, wallets and other accessories. Production runs are limited and styles veer between timeless and classic ve…
Shopping Center in Ipanema & Leblon

Shopping Leblon

This glittering multistory shopping center packed with top-name Brazilian and foreign labels is the best shopping destination in Leblon. It has plenty of tempting stores that will drain your vacation funds, as well …