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Things to Do in Porto Alegre, Brazil

Porto-Alegrenses sip their favorite tea in local parks, dine at outdoor cafes and bike along Lake Guaíba. See our recommendations on what to do when visiting Porto Alegre, Rio Grand do Sul, Brazil.

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Photography by Andre Maceira - Photo Courtesy of Embratur

Step Inside a Local Landmark

Usina do Gasômetro is an old coral-colored electrical power plant, even though its name suggests that it was an old gas plant. Its history is chronicled inside, which has also become an exhibition space for local artists and musicians. Venture to the fourth floor for some of the best views of Porto Alegre’s sunsets over Lake Guaíba.

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