Nirvana is the biggest yoga studio in Rio. Situated inside the Jockey Club, it offers saunas, a day spa, an organic restaurant, and a variety of yoga classes, including hatha and ashtanga—the yin to Rio’s capoeira and Jiu-Jitsu yang.
Flying tandem with two-time Brazilian distance-gliding champ and Ted Talk alumn Ruy Marra might be the best way to hang in Brazil. Rio Superfly launches out of the world’s largest urban rain forest. Marra calls his meditative approach to hang gliding “yoga in the sky.” You’ll never see Rio the same way again.
Housed in a tasteful 1940s Tudor-style building, this private members club features an indoor lounge/bar/library, 13 guest rooms, an outdoor bar, and a back garden with a pool that will hold the best parties in town.