Brasília, the capital of and the seat of government of the , is a planned city. Inaugurated in 1960 in the Central Highlands of Brazil, it is a masterpiece of modernist architecture listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and attracts architecture aficionados worldwide.

Notable Places in the Area

Estádio Nacional de Brasília Mané Garrincha, also known as Estádio Nacional Mané Garrincha, Estádio… is situated 3½ km east of Brasilia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0 br.

Scenic viewpoint
The Brasília was completed in 1967 at a height of 218 meters. is situated 4 km east of Brasilia. Photo: Daderot, CC0.

Sports centre
Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet is a racing circuit in Brasília, the capital of . is situated 3 km east of Brasilia. Photo: Cayambe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is an administrative region in the in . is situated 1½ km southwest of Brasilia.

Sudoeste/Octogonal is an administrative region in the in . is situated 2½ km south of Brasilia.

Setor de Indústria e Abastecimento is an administrative region in the in . is situated 4½ km southwest of Brasilia.


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