Rio de Janeiro has recently been selected the most popular gay destination in the world by a prestigious LGBT magazine. 1 every 4 tourist coming into Rio are supposedly gay or lesbian. In Brazil there are sunny weather, gorgeous people, beautiful beaches and sea. The gay beaches are the place where friends meet, and where you have a change to see Cariocas in speedos and bikini. The most famous gay beach in Rio is in Ipanema, the gayest destination, in the summer this area is very crowded. In Copacabana there is another popular gay men area, known as Bolsa, near Hotel Copacabana Palace. Reserva is not a nude beach, but some girls are often in topless. Many gay men and lesbian wants to stay in Ipanema, that is the first choice, because there are the gay beaches, excellent gay bars, restaurants, boutiques, gay nightclub, and gayfriednly hotels, for example Ipanema Plaza Hotel 4 stars, luxury and in a walking distance from the famous beach. In Rio you can take a full- day panoramic city tour, for explore the historical areas, visit park, churches and museum and stop at the café to relax.
The most famous event in Brazil is Rio’s carnival, and gay carnival on February, spectacular time to come to Rio de Janeiro for gay and lesbian tourist. There are gay festivals, pool parties and parade all over the city.
Buzios, 200 km from Rio is the perfect excuse to stay longer in Rio, very famous for gay and lesbian tourism. You can take a boat taxi and hop off on the beach . Buzios is the perfect place for your gayfriendly holiday, this is a magical place, that doesn’t really stop at night. Night life is centered around Rua das Pedras, street with restaurants, cafés, bars, nightclubs, boutiques that are open until late especially in the summer.
Recife is the one of largest cities in Brazil, and The Boa Viagem Beach is the most famous urban beach in Brazil, where you can find hotel, restaurants and services. Recife is famous as “Brasilian Venice” and because is one of most beautiful gay and lesbian destination.