Gamboa is a neighborhood in , . Gamboa, along with and , is one of the oldest boroughs of Rio. It was originally settled by the aristocracy, due to the attractive position on the shores of Guanabara Bay, but lost its glamour when the docks were built.

Landmarks in the Area

The Valongo Wharf is an old dock located in the of Rio de Janeiro, between the current…

Aquarium Marine of Rio de Janeiro or AquaRio is a public aquarium located in the neighborhood, in the of , .

Cidade do Samba, formally known as Cidade do Samba Joãozinho Trinta, is a complex of buildings in the neighborhood of , , .

Central do Brasil is a major in the city of .

The Cemitério dos Ingleses, Gamboa is a cemetery in in .

Localities in the Area

Saúde is a neighborhood of , . Its population in 2000 was 2186.

Santo Cristo is a neighborhood in , Brazil.

Centro is a neighborhood in Zona Central of , .

Cidade Nova is a middle-to-lower-class neighborhood in , .

Lapa is a neighborhood in the city of , in .


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