Niterói is a city in the state of , . Nicknamed "The Smile City", it is just a short ferry ride from downtown Rio across Guanabara Bay.

Notable Places in the Area

The Niterói Contemporary Art Museum is situated in the city of Niterói, , , and is one of the city’s main landmarks. is situated 3½ km southwest of Niterói. Photo: Phx de, CC BY-SA 2.5.

The Fluminense Federal University is a public higher education institution located mainly in Niterói and in other cities of . is situated 2½ km southwest of Niterói. Photo: Diego Baravelli, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, sometimes called Estádio Mestre Ziza, is a football stadium in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil. is situated 2 km south of Niterói.

Localities in the Area

is one of the 48 administrative districts in the city Niterói, in . is situated 3½ km southwest of Niterói. Photo: Mircezar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a middle-class neighborhood in the northern zone Niterói, bordering the municipality of and by the coast of Guanabara Bay. is situated 2½ km north of Niterói.


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