Barra de Guaratiba

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Barra de Guaratiba
Neighborhood
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Barra de Guaratiba is located in Rio de Janeiro
Barra de Guaratiba
Barra de Guaratiba
Location in Rio de Janeiro
Coordinates: 23°04′34″S 43°32′52″W / 23.07611°S 43.54778°W / -23.07611; -43.54778Coordinates: 23°04′34″S 43°32′52″W / 23.07611°S 43.54778°W / -23.07611; -43.54778
Country  Brazil
State Rio de Janeiro (RJ)
Municipality/City Rio de Janeiro
Zone West Zone
Barra de Guaratiba 06/23/1981
Area
 • Total 9,442 km2 (3,646 sq mi)
Elevation 15 m (49 ft)
Population
 • Total 3,577
Time zone -3

Barra de Guaratiba is a neighborhood in the Western Zone of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

It´s border to Guaratiba, Vargem Grande, Recreio dos Bandeirantes and Grumari Neighborhoods. This place is far 56 km from Rio de Janeiro´s downtown. It´s a beachy Neighborhood. The Guaratiba Beach is next to it place. There are mangroves in their surroundings and characterized by mountains of virgin rainforest and over a hundred restaurants and bars specializing in Sea Food and it is the best place and the cheapest corner in Rio de Janeiro to eat this kind of food.

Barra de Guaratiba´s Gallery
Turtle Stone Head and the Sea 
Typical Restaurant at Barra de Guaratiba 
Typical Restaurant at Barra de Guaratiba 
Typical Dishes served at Barra de Guaratiba Restaurants 
Typical Dishes served at Barra de Guaratiba Restaurants 
Typical Dishes served at Barra de Guaratiba Restaurants 
Path to Perigoso Beach near Grumari Neighborhood 
Barra de Guaratiba beach, Rio de Janeiro 

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