Things to see and do - Brasília
Leaving for Brazil
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Brasília Travel guide
Brasília : Michelin's recommendations
Brasília was conceived as a new capital for Brazil, the fruit of a political decision, and sprang up at the exact centre of the country over the course of just 1 000 days. It is the incarnation of an incredible utopia and its modern architecture – the main buildings were created by Niemeyer – is quite simply astounding, while the numerous green expanses lend it a certain harmony. A unique city.
Tourist attractions Brasília : Things to see and do
The Monumental Axis comes to an end on the east side of Praça dos Três Poderes. Three buildings devoted respectively to the executive (the Palácio do Planalto), the legislative (the Congresso Nacional, actually a triptych of buildings) and the judici..
The Palácio da Alvorada, the official residence of the President of Brazil, is one of Oscar Niemeyer's major works. The palace is famous for its columns, which lend it an elegance that is in stark contrast with the monumentalism that tends to prevail..
Esplanada dos Ministérios, Bloco H - Eixo Monumental
The Itamaraty Palace, which houses the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, is one of Niemeyer's most outstanding architectural accomplishments. Surrounded by pools and greenery, the façade composed of long vertical arches fronts a rectangular glass structur..
SHN Quadra d 5 Projecao I BR - Brasilia DF 70705912
Prix Prices from : 168 BRL
The 3-star Mercure Brasilia Lider offers an indoor pool, sauna and bar in a privileged location in the Asa Norte district, 2 km from downtown. Free WiFi is available in hotel rooms. Each contemporary styled room here includes air conditioning, a bal..
SHS Quadra 6 – Bl. B. D e F – Asa Sul BR - Brasilia DF 70316-000
Prix Prices from : 214 BRL
Boasting a rooftop swimming pool with city views, a gym and a sauna, Meliá Brasil 21 is located between the Television Tower and City Park, in Brasilia, and includes free WiFi. Rooms at this 5-star Meliá Brasil 21 hotel all feature air conditioning,..
SIG, QD 3, Bloco B, nº 21 BR - Brasilia DF 70610-432
HT Suítes offers practical accommodation, as well as a varied breakfast buffet and free Wi-Fi only 12 km from Brasília International Airport. Ulysses Guimarães Convention Centre is 2 km away. The rooms are simply decorated and air-conditioned. They ..