Brazilian Landmarks - 30 Famous Landmarks in Brazil Story

By Alli Sewell

Introduction

Brazilian Landmarks - 30 Famous Landmarks in Brazil Story

This list of Brazilian landmarks covers famous landmarks in Brazil to visit, including historical sites...

LANDMARK 1

Vale dos Vinhedos, Bento Gonçalves, Rio Grande do Sul

This Brazilian landmark area is known for its wine production, an activity not traditionally associated...

LANDMARK 2

Iguazu Falls, Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná

Iguazu Falls are one of the major landmarks in Brazil. The falls are a series...

LANDMARK 3

Botanical Garden of Curitiba, Curitiba, Paraná

The Botanical Garden of Curitiba (Jardim Botânico de Curitiba) is a stunningly manicured park and...

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LANDMARK 4

The Pantanal, Miranda, Mato Grosso do Sul

The Pantanal is one of the most incredible natural landmarks in Brazil. This vast area...

LANDMARK 5

Bonito, Mato Grosso do Sul

Bonito is a city in Mato Grosso do Sul known for its many caves, stunning...

LANDMARK 6

Independence Park, Ipiranga, Sao Paulo

Independence Park (Parque da Independência) is a large public park found in the area of...

LANDMARK 7

Paulista Museum, Ipiranga, São Paulo

Paulista Museum (Museu Paulista), also known as Ipiranga Museum (Museu do Ipiranga), is a history...

LANDMARK 8

Metropolitan Cathedral of São Paulo, Sé, São Paulo

The Metropolitan Cathedral of São Paulo (Catedral da Sé de São Paulo) is a famous...

LANDMARK 9

Octávio Frias de Oliveira Bridge, São Paulo, São Paulo

The Octávio Frias de Oliveira Bridge, or Ponte Estaiada, is a 453 feet long cable-style...

LANDMARK 10

Ibirapuera Park, Vila Mariana, São Paulo

As one of the largest urban parks in Brazil, Ibirapuera Park (Parque Ibirapuera) is a...

LANDMARK 11

São Paulo Museum of Art Assis Chateaubriand, Bela Vista, São Paulo

The São Paulo Art Museum (Museu de Arte de São Paulo), or MASP, has exhibits...

LANDMARK 12

Copacabana Beach, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro

Copacabana Beach is one of the most famous places of Brazil. Found in Rio de...

LANDMARK 13

Parque Lage, Jardim Botânico, Rio de Janeiro

Parque Lage is found in Rio's Jardim Botânico area, named after the botanical garden found...

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LANDMARK 14

Escadaria Selarón, Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro

Named by many as the most beautiful staircase in the world, Escadaria Selarón is another...

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LANDMARK 15

Lapa Arches, Lapa, Rio de Janeiro

The Lapa Arches (Arcos da Lapa), or Carioca Aqueduct, stand proudly in the Rio neighborhood...

LANDMARK 16

Christ the Redeemer, Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro

The Christ the Redeemer statue (Cristo Redentor) is probably the most famous Brazilian monument. The...

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LANDMARK 17

Sugarloaf Mountain, Urca, Rio de Janeiro

Sugarloaf Mountain (Pão de Açúcar), is a mountain peak that sits on Guanabara Bay in...

LANDMARK 18

Niterói Contemporary Art Museum, Niterói, Rio de Janeiro

Niterói, found across Guanabara Bay from Rio, is much lesser known than Rio but is...

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LANDMARK 19

Carnaval, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro

While not a physical landmark, Carnaval is undoubtedly a landmark event in Brazil! Carnaval is...

LANDMARK 20

Ilha Grande, Angra dos Reis, Rio de Janeiro

While many visit only the city of Rio de Janeiro, a trip to a nearby...

LANDMARK 21

Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais

Ouro Preto is a colonial mining town found in the state of Minas Gerais. This...

LANDMARK 22

Metropolitan Cathedral of Brasília, Brasília, Distrito Federal

The Metropolitan Cathedral of Brasilia (Catedral Metropolitana de Brasília) is found in Brazil's capital city...

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LANDMARK 23

Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park, Alto Paraíso de Goiás, Goiás

Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park (Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros) is one of the...

LANDMARK 24

Pelourinho, Salvador, Bahia

Pelourinho in Salvador, Bahia, is one of the most historical landmarks in Brazil. It's also...

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LANDMARK 25

, Pernambuco

This natural landmark in Brazil is a volcanic archipelago that includes 21 islands and islets...

LANDMARK 26

Dunes of Jalapão, Mateiros, Tocantins

The Dunes of Jalãpao (Duna do Jalapão) are found in Jalapão State Park in Mateiros...

LANDMARK 27

Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, Barreirinhas, Maranhão

Lençóis Maranhenses National Park (Parque Nacional dos Lençóis Maranhenses) is a protected national park found...

LANDMARK 28

The Amazon Theatre, Manaus, Amazonas

The Amazon Theatre (Teatro Amazonas) is a beautiful opera house found in Manaus, in the...

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LANDMARK 29

Meeting of the Waters, Manaus, Amazonas

A popular natural landmark in the city of Manaus is the Meeting of the Waters...

LANDMARK 30

The Amazon Rainforest, Amazonas

The Amazon Rainforest is one of the most popular landmarks in Brazil. This vast rainforest...

Conclusion

In Summary

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