Contemplate the soaring statues of St Peter and the angels from the sunken floor of this landmark cathedral.
Juscelino Kubitschek Memorial
Learn about the ambitious president who built the capital at this intriguing museum devoted to his life.
Memorial dos Povos Indígenas
Superb indigenous art is on view inside this elegant museum, itself a dazzling Niemeyer creation.
Salto de Itiquira
Best known for its vast waterfall, this delightful park near Formosa makes a worthwhile day-trip from Brasília.
A picturesque colonial town, well preserved and relatively untouched by commercialism, with fine excursions nearby.
Parque Nacional Chapada dos Veadeiros
The varied terrain in this national park makes it an ideal spot for hiking.