Florianópolis is a coastal city in , the capital of the state of . Most of the city's area consists of the island of Santa Catarina, connected to the mainland by two bridges, and only a small part of the island can really be called urban—the rest is full of gorgeous beaches and nature, including a large lagoon.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
Located in Florianopolis, the capital city of Santa Catarina State in southern , the Hercilio Luz Bridge is the first bridge constructed to link the Island of Santa Catarina to the mainland. is situated 1½ km west of Florianopolis. Photo: Rodrigo Soldon, CC BY 2.0.

Tourism location
The Our Lady of Exile and St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral Also Florianópolis Cathedral… Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is situated 3 km east of Florianopolis. Photo: Boaventuravinicius, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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In the Area


Notable Places

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