Rio de Janeiro

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Rio de Janeiro
Port of Entry
22°54.157'S, 043°09.181'W Chart icon.png
lat=-22.90262 | lon=-43.15302 | zoom=12 | y

Rio de Janeiro is the second-most populous municipality in Brazil and the sixth-most populous in the Americas.


See Brazil.


Give local weather conditions or refer to another page (a region or island group) that covers these conditions.

Sources for Weather forecasts:


See Brazil.


See Brazil.


See Brazil.


Approach waypoint for Guanabara Bay:

23°00.000′S, 43°06.000′W


Rio de Janeiro is a port of entry for Brazil. For details see Entrance: Brazil.

Note: There are reports that clearance is very difficult in Rio de Janeiro


Yachts are not allowed in the commercial port.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

View of the marina

Marina da Gloria

Marina da Gloria/wiki/Rio_de_Janeiro#Marina_da_Gloria
Berth icon Marina da Gloria [[Rio de Janeiro#Marina da Gloria|Marina da Gloria]] 22°55.067'S, 043°10.086'W

Marina da Glória combines several appealing attributes in one location. Set in an iconic location, with the Sugar Loaf and Corcovado mountains in sight, it offers its users comfort, tranquility and the convenience of being close to the city center and next to Santos Dumont Airport. Full service but no fuel.

[email protected]; Tel: +55 (21) 2555-2200; Fax: +XX (XXX) XXXXXX; VHF channels 68 & 16
Address: Avenida Infante Dom Henrique, s/nº, 20021-140, Glória - Rio de Janeiro – RJ, Brasil
  • Squalo Marina
  • Iate Clube do Rio de Janeiro


List anchorages including the ones of nearby islands list under "Islands" above. If there is more then 1-3 paragraphs for a given anchorage, create a dedicated page for it (Port/Stop Template). Remove this section if not applicable.

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Eating out

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List transportation (local and/or international.)



Give a short history of the port.

Places to Visit

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Contact details of "Cruiser's Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.


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See Brazil.


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