#4. Rio is South America’s tourist hotspot
Cities visited by international tourists in Brazil. 2013 Rio de Janeiro attracts over 2.8 million tourists a year. With beautiful beaches, the Corcovado and Sugarloaf mountains, a rich cultural history, and a yearly carnival, it is no wonder tourists flock to this amazing city. Rio de Janeiro facts tell us the marvelous city is the most popular tourist destination in South America.