City Facts - Porto Alegre
Surrounded by national parks, wildlife and on the banks of Lagoa dos Patos, Porto Alegre is the capital of the state Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil. Home to many museums, a rich history and over 1 million inhabitants, this city is becoming increasingly popular.
One of the wealthiest cities in South America, Porto Alegre is a fast-growing economy, constantly expanding with many opportunities within the city and in the surrounding areas. Competing in sectors such as health, tourism and education, this up and coming city is investing back into its economy.
With a subtropical climate most of the year, this city offers office space, building opportunities, and retail development. Visitors to Porto Alegre have many public transport options to choose from and getting around is easily done. The nearest airport, Porto Alegre International Airport is located within the city making commuting to surrounding states and the rest of Brazil easy.