GUIDE 2 RIO BRAZIL

Leblon

Ah Leblon, upscale neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, located in the south zone of the city. It is between the lake, the Sea, the two Brothers Hill and the Channel of the Garden. The neighborhood the most elite of the city, its residents largely belong to the upper class mostly.

History

It was in 1919 that the Leblon started to have the format that we see today. Bought at the beginning of the TWENTIETH century by Construtora Ipanema, where lots and streets were officially assembled, already counting with the name Leblon. A curious economic of the region, in Leblon is the most expensive square meter in Brazil, costing between 18 to 20 thousand reais.