Eldorado do Sul, Brazil


Eldorado do Sul, Brazil

Eldorado do Sul is a small city in Rio Grande do Sul, the southernmost state in Brazil. The population as of 2006 is 34,338. Eldorado is only ten kilometers from Porto Alegre, the capital and largest city of Rio Grande do Sul. Eldorado is located just north of the city of Guaíba, and is situated on the famous Guaíba Lake. Its territorial area is formed by the counties of Medianeira, Itaí, Sans Souci, Boa Vista, Picada and Parque Eldorado.

The municipality of Eldorado do Sul was officially declared independent from Guaíba on June 8, 1988.


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