Santa Teresa

Santa Teresa is the name of a neighborhood in the city of , . It is located on top of the Santa Teresa hill, by the centre of Rio, and is famous for its winding, narrow streets which are a favourite spot for artists and tourists.
Photo: Donmatas, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Movie theater
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Marcos de Brum Lopes, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a purpose-built parade area built for the Rio Carnival in , . Photo: Ben Tavener, CC BY 2.0.

Tourist attraction
The is an aqueduct in the city of , . Photo: Marco Roberto Petri, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a neighborhood in , and includes the Morro da Mineira favela.

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

is a neighborhood in the city of , in . Photo: Halleypo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Santa Teresa

-22.9214° or 22° 55' 17" south
-43.1882° or 43° 11' 17.6" west
Open Location Code
43 metres (141 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4575858458
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Bosnian: Santa Teresa
  • Catalan: Santa Teresa
  • Croatian: Santa Teresa
  • Dutch: Santa Teresa
  • English: Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro
  • English: Santa Tereza
  • Esperanto: Santa Teresa
  • French: Santa Teresa
  • French: Santa Tereza
  • German: Santa Teresa
  • German: Santa Tereza
  • Italian: Santa Teresa
  • Japanese: サンタ・テレサ地区
  • Norwegian: Santa Teresa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Santa Teresa
  • Portuguese: Santa Teresa
  • Portuguese: Santa Tereza
  • Russian: Санта-Тереза (район Рио-де-Жанейро)
  • Russian: Санта-Тереза
  • Serbian: Санта Тереза
  • Spanish: Santa Teresa
  • Swedish: Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro
  • Santa Thereza

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