Travelers are voting Ipanema Beach, Copacabana Beach and Recreio dos Bandeirantes as the best of 5 beaches near Rio de Janeiro. There is 1 beach near Volta Redonda a city just 63 km from Rio de Janeiro. The most popular of these is Recreio dos Bandeirantes near Volta Redonda. You can find 5 beaches in Rio de Janeiro NCR and 13 beaches in the country of Brazil. Our members favorite in Rio de Janeiro NCR is Ipanema Beach and Porto da Barra Beach is the top pick in Brazil. Want more? Check out our map of beaches near Rio de Janeiro.