Ipanema Brazil Brazil, Rio de Janeiro

Ipanema Tourist Map

Ipanema

Ipanema (Portuguese pronunciation) is an affluent neighbourhood located in the South Zone of the city of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), between Leblon and Arpoador. The beach at Ipanema became known internationally with the popularity of the bossa nova jazz song, "The Girl from Ipanema" ("Garota de Ipanema"), written by Antônio Carlos Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes.