A fun run combining the iconic Maracara Stadium and the historic Quinta da Boa Vista Park! Maracarais Stadium is used for soccer and was the venue for the 2016 Olympics opening & closing ceremonies. There’s a 1.8 km paved multi-use path around the stadium perimeter.
Then, cross the small pedestrian path crossing a busy roadway to the historic Quinta da Boa Vista Park, site of the Brazil Military Museum, the National Museum of Brazil, Zoological Park, and Templo de Apolo monument. A loop of the perimeter is ~3 km, with some additional paths. Combining these two areas is a 6.8 km run!
- Combining the two is a 6.8 km (4.2 mile) run.
- Fairly flat
- São Cristóvão or Maracana subway station
- Subway: Maracana