Belém, located near the mouth of the Amazon River in northern Brazil, is the capital and largest city of the state of Pará. Belém is on the banks of the Bay of Guajará, which is formed by a set of islands and river mouths on the estuary of the Amazon river.

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Government office
The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics or IBGE is the agency responsible for official collection of statistical, geographic, cartographic, geodetic and environmental information in . is situated 1½ km east of Belém. Photo: Spoladore, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Basilica of Our Lady of Nazareth of Exile or the Basilica of Belém is a Catholic temple in the… is situated 2½ km east of Belém. Photo: Nando1462, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The Theatro da Paz, is located in the city of , in the state of , in . Photo: Celso Roberto de Abreu Silva, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is situated 2 km east of Belém. Photo: Joao Xavier, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Celso Abreu, CC BY 2.0.


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