You can create an RDL report using any of the following reporting tools:
Provides intuitive user interface to create or edit the report in online. For more details, refer to the Web Report Designer documentation.
You can create an RDL report using the Microsoft stand-alone Report Builder. For more details, refer to the online documentation.
To create an RDL report in Visual Studio, a Report Server project is required where you can save your report definition (.rdl) file. For more details, refer to the Visual Studio documentation.
If you do not have the Business Intelligence or Report Server Project options, you should update SSDT with the Business Intelligence templates. Refer to Download SQL Server Data Tools.