The official residence of the President of Brazil is another modernist building designed by Oscar Nedermeyer and built on Lake Paranoa. The marble columns have become a symbol of the city. On the day we visited, we could only view from a distance, but we got a close up view of the guard, a member of the Dragons of Independance.
This palace was designed by Oscar Niemeyer and was the first building in Brazil to be inaugurated, even before the city itself. It may only be visited on one day in the week.
Very inteeresting spot in the city of Brasilia! I was lucky to participate the guard exchange and taking of flags. Big garden with animals end fresh air!
I went on the public tour and absolutely loved the palace - it was a personal highlight of my trip Brasilia. You really get to see Niemeyer's architecture and design at its glory - as the palace is amazingly well kept (for obvious reasons as it's the President's residence!). The public tours are on Wednesday afternoons. The tours are free,... 更多
Going inside it's complicated as its only allowed Wednesday's , if you have the opportunity you should go . Otherwise be at the front of the palace 5:30pm and watch the flag removal process by the presidential soldiers . It's quite interesting and you might catch a nice sunset too
Be prepared to wait for an hour or so at a marshalling point before embarking on a short bus trip to the palace. The wait is well worth while. We travelled with a group of 15 and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Our guide spoke Portuguese, Spanish and English and was very easy to understand. We were accompanied by a security guard... 更多
Palacio de Alvorada was the first building achieved by Oscar Niemeyer in the federal capital (1957-1958). It is located on a peninsula by the lake. As it is far away from downtown, you must take a taxi or a city tour to get there.There are no visits allowed inside. But the view on the garden around is superb. You also... 更多
The building is beautiful and impressive. Oscar Niemeyer was definitely ahead of his time. I loved visiting the Alvorada and... 更多