When in Rio, you have to experience a game of futebol at the Maracana stadium, whether or not you,™re a soccer enthusiast. This behemoth of a stadium once held close to 200,000 people, and is the largest stadium in South America.
The Maracana is also the main stadium of the 2014 World Cup, and host to the opening and closing ceremonies. Many professional teams, such as Flamengo, Fluminense, and Botafogo, call this stadium home. A night spent watching some futebol in the Maracana will be a truly unforgettable experience.