São Cristóvão

São Cristóvão is a traditional neighborhood in north of , . São Cristóvão has about 41,100 residents.

Landmarks in the Area

Colégio Pedro II is a Federal Public School located in the state of .

The Quinta da Boa Vista is a public park of great historical importance located in the São Cristóvão neighbourhood, in the North zone of the city of , . Photo: Halleypo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Rio de Janeiro Zoological Garden is a zoo located in the district of São Cristóvão, in the municipality of , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Estádio Vasco da Gama, also known as Estádio São Januário, owing to its location on a street of the same name, is the home ground of Club de Regatas Vasco da Gama. Photo: Marcella10, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Vasco da Gama is a neighborhood of , . Photo: Marcella10, Public domain.

Mangueira is a shantytown neighborhood in the city of , , centered on the Mangueira hill or morro. is situated 1½ km west of São Cristóvão. Photo: Drmarcelodavid, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Praça da Bandeira is a neighborhood in the of , Brazil. is situated 1½ km southeast of São Cristóvão.

Maracanã is a middle-class neighborhood in the of city. is situated 1½ km south of São Cristóvão. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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