Sightseeing attractions of Brazil. Photos with the names
Perhaps everyone would like to visit and see Brazil, the well-known country of colors. What making this country so beautiful?
It is full of attractions. Let’s find out in detail about them.
The first and the most popular Brazilian pride is the monument to Christ the Redeemer. The monument to Jesus Christ was erected on the top of Corcovado Mountain in Rio de Janeiro. This monument is considered to be one of the 7 wonders of the world. One and a half million tourists visit it every year. Climbing this mountain, you can enjoy a splendid view to the city; you can see the beaches, marina and much more interesting.
In this picturesque city, climbing to the foot of Jesus Christ, you will see for sure the Sugar Loaf Mountain, the second sightseeing attraction of Brazil is. It got its uncommon name from the unusual shape, which the Brazilians were compared with a piece of sugar. Its height is 396 meters. The vegetation on this mountain is almost absent. It rises above the Guanabara Bay in the east of Rio.
Rio de Janeiro is also famous for its huge football stadium Maracana. It hosts more than 82,000 thousand spectators. Besides the football matches, there were theatrical performances and sporting events held on the stadium. At this stadium three big clubs, such as Botafogo, Flamengo and Fluminense played. Besides that Maracana stadium made some football players the legends of the sport, among which Barbosa, Dida and of course Pele, who was nicknamed the King of Football.
While in Rio, you should visit for sure the largest “urban forest” Tijuca. Its area covers 32 square kilometers. This is the remains of evergreen forest, which was almost destroyed to build the city of Rio de Janeiro.
It’s no secret that the Amazon River, one of the natural wonders of the world, which we well remember from the school, is in Brazil. The river is considered the longest underground river, which has 20% of all fresh water on the planet. Amazon washes the shores of all of South America. It fascinates with its forms and history, it is reflected in its name. Amazon got its name during the times when the Spanish Conquistadors fought with the powerful Indians on the shore and they were very surprised by how fearless Indian women defended their houses. When you see the Amazon River, you might want to visit its forests, whose flora and fauna will surprise you, because the animals and plants you can find along the bank of the Amazon make up the global gene pool.
Besides all this, you will find plenty of entertainment in Brazil, and weary of sightseeing, you can relax on the beach, enjoying the sun and water. If you want to have a great vacation, and see the sightseeing attractions of Brazil. Photos with names with your own eyes, I advise you to buy a ticket immediately and fly to the beautiful country of bright colors.