Laranjeiras is an upper-middle-class neighborhood located in the of , . Primarily residential, It is one of the city's oldest neighborhoods, having been founded in the 17th century, with the construction of country houses in the valley located around the , which bordered Corcovado Mountain.

Notable Places in the Area

Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
The is the official residence of the Governor of the , Brazil. Photo: Delgadodeandrade, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Public building
Photo: Rzpguimaraes, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Halleypo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a neighborhood in of , Brazil. Photo: Carlos Luis M C da Cruz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a neighborhood in , . is situated 1¼ km east of Laranjeiras. Photo: Alicia Nijdam, CC BY 2.0.

is the name of a neighborhood in the city of , . is situated 1½ km north of Laranjeiras. Photo: Chensiyuan, CC BY 3.0.


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